How to travel from Milan to Barcelona

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from Milan to Barcelona

You can get from Milan to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Milan to Barcelona on Dec 04 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:55PMMilan Malpensa Airport1h35 07:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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09:10PMMilan Malpensa Airport1h35 10:45PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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02:45PMMilan Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport1h35 04:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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12:40PMMilan Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport1h35 02:15PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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07:00PMMilan Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport1h35 08:35PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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Travel Information from Milan to Barcelona

distanceDistance725 km
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range€1 - €112
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • €1 • 19 h 27 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • €90 • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Travel 725 km by coach, ferry, flight or train from Milan to Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as €1. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Milan to Barcelona.

Travel Tips: Travel from Milan to Barcelona

Travel Tips: Travel to Barcelona easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Milan to Barcelona.
FAQs

International travel from Milan, Italy to Barcelona, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Italy?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Barcelona if travelling from Milan?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/17/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Milan to Barcelona.

Return travel to Milan, Italy from Spain is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from Spain?

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Italy from Spain?

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Italy?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Italy to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Milan, Italy was last verified on 11/17/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Milan from Barcelona.

There are 4 ways that you can travel from Milan to Barcelona. You can take a coach, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way from Milan to Barcelona is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around €1 compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

A train journey is usually €111 less than a journey to Barcelona by coach, which costs on average €112 for the same trip.

A train journey is usually €89 less than a journey to Barcelona by plane, which costs on average €90 for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel to Barcelona from Milan is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 13 h 20 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 19 h 27 min   on average.

The distance between Milan and Barcelona is around 725 km.

The average frequency per day from Milan to Barcelona is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Barcelona from Milan as scheduled services by coach, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Milan to Barcelona:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Milan, Stazione Centrale and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Most travellers catch their flight from Milan Malpensa Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Most travellers take a train from Milano Centrale to Barcelona Sants.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Milan to Barcelona:

  • You can travel between Milan and Barcelona by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for €112 with Flixbus from Milan to Barcelona.
  • You can travel from Milan to Barcelona by flight with Vueling. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for €90 with Vueling from Milan to Barcelona.

Yes, there are direct routes from Milan to Barcelona with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Barcelona with Flixbus, Alsa or BlaBlaCar Bus.
  • You'll find direct flight services to Barcelona with Vueling, easyJet or Ryanair.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Barcelona tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.

Your journey from Milan to Barcelona doesn't have to end in Barcelona. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you’d like to add Madrid, Paris or Valencia to your Milan to Barcelona trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Barcelona today!

When planning your trip to Barcelona from Milan, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing €112 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average €90 one way.
  • Train tickets cost €1 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Barcelona from Milan online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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