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Toulouse to Barcelona by bus

The journey from Toulouse to Barcelona by bus is 157.53 mi and takes 6 hr 0 min. There are 34 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:20 AM and the last at 11:50 PM. It is possible to travel from Toulouse to Barcelona by bus for as little as $17.81 or as much as $168.21. The best price for this journey is $17.81.

Lowest Price$17.81
Journey Duration6 hr 0 min
Connection per Day34
Lowest Price$17.81
Highest Price$168.21
First Departure5:20 AM
Last Departure11:50 PM
Distance157.53 mi
DepartureToulouse
ArrivalBarcelona
CarriersFlixBus France S.A.R.L., AlsaMore

Toulouse to Barcelona Bus Times

Departure date
Monday, Jul 15, 2024

Your journey from Toulouse to Barcelona with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Toulouse to Barcelona. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Toulouse to Barcelona?

The cheapest bus tickets from Toulouse to Barcelona cost $17.81. On average, you can expect to spend around $41.25 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Toulouse to Barcelona.
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The prices for bus tickets from Toulouse to Barcelona vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $41.25. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does the journey from Toulouse to Barcelona take by bus?

The journey between Toulouse and Barcelona by bus is approximately 157.53 mi. It will take you more or less 6 hr 0 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Toulouse and Barcelona runs for about 157.53 mi and usually takes approximately 6 hr 0 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 4 hr 47 min. If you are trying to get from Toulouse to Barcelona as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do the first and last departures from Toulouse to Barcelona leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Toulouse at 5:20 AM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 11:50 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Toulouse and Barcelona. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. The first departure of the night from Toulouse to Barcelona leaves at 5:20 AM, while the last journey sets out at 11:50 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Toulouse and Barcelona. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many daily journeys are there from Toulouse to Barcelona?

You will be able to travel from Toulouse to Barcelona using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 34 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Toulouse to Barcelona using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 29 direct connections from Toulouse to Barcelona each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 5 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Toulouse to Barcelona. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Toulouse to Barcelona
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Toulouse to Barcelona.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Toulouse to Barcelona, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Toulouse to Barcelona.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $10.72 to $26.74 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 60% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Toulouse to Barcelona

The cheapest Toulouse - Barcelona bus tickets can be found for as low as $18.62 if you’re lucky, or $20.63 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $24.71.

Find the best day to travel to Barcelona by bus

When travelling to Barcelona by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Alsa, founded in 1923, is a prominent Spanish bus company that operates national and international routes. The company has grown to become one of the largest bus companies in Europe. Alsa provides a comprehensive range of services, including regular and express routes, luxury buses, and sleeper buses. Alsa, dedicated to sustainability, reduces its carbon footprint by using alternative fuels and energy-efficient technologies.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Intercités is a train service offered by SNCF. Intercités trains operate on regional, national, and international routes, connecting cities and towns within France as well as with neighboring countries. Unlike the high-speed TGV trains, Intercités trains have a more traditional feel and offer a scenic way to travel and explore the country. Sleep on board an Intercités train is possible through the "Intercités de nuit" offer, which includes the option to reserve a reclining seat or berth.

SNCF, the French national railway company, offers TER, a comprehensive regional train service. TER (Transport Express Régional) trains connect cities, and villages within regions of France, offering local transportation for commuters and tourists as they explore the regional culture, landscape, and attractions through its vast network of regional routes. TER trains are slower than the high-speed trains but offer a more affordable and comfortable alternative for shorter journeys within the regions.

Ticket types and facilities from Toulouse to Barcelona

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by INTERCITÉS and TER when traveling from Toulouse to Barcelona.

Second Class - The Essential

The Essential is a second class ticket, offers a cost-effective solution for those seeking basic comfort during their journey. Moreover, this ticket is exchangeable and refundable under conditions until the departure of the train.
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First Class-The Comfort

The Comfort is a first class ticket, offers a premium level of comfort and amenities. This ticket is also exchangeable and refundable under conditions until the departure of the train.
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INTERCITÉS Pro

If you opt for the INTERCITÉS Pro option, you will have access to full flexibility and the Grand Voyageur service for select destinations. This ticket is also exchangeable and refundable under conditions until the departure of the train, and up to 2 hours post-departure, given specific conditions
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Standard

TER train tickets have a fixed "Tarif Normal" fare and are valid for a single journey until midnight the day after validation in platform stamp machines. Some regions may offer off-peak discounts.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Complimentary WiFi service is provided for you on select INTERCITÉS routes, notably Paris-Clermont-Ferrand, Paris-Limoges-Toulouse, Marseille-Bordeaux, and Paris-Briançon. For those travelling overnight, WiFi connectivity is assured on the Paris-Nice and Paris-Briançon routes.
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INTERCITÉS trains come equipped with standard E.U. two-point plug sockets. Plug in and power up!
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On INTERCITÉS trains, you have the freedom to bring along any luggage you wish, be it a suitcase, overnight bag, or backpack. Just ensure each item doesn't exceed 130cm in height or 90cm in width. Remember to label all your belongings for easy identification. While you can bring as much as you can handle, ensure everything is securely stored, prioritizing the comfort and safety of everyone onboard. Keep smaller items nearby, like under your seat, and place bigger pieces in designated areas or along the aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, INTERCITÉS offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Hungry or thirsty? Enjoy our at-seat food and drink service. The 'Nos Territoires Gourmands' menu showcases quality local products. Look for this service on routes like Paris-Clermont-Ferrance and Bordeaux-Marseille, as well as select overnight journeys.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All INTERCITÉS trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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On Intercités trains, non-folding bikes require a €10 registration fee at the time of booking. Meanwhile, folding bikes in appropriate bags are welcome onboard at no extra cost, as long as its dimensions don't exceed 130 x 90 cm when folded. Bikes, whether folding or not, can be taken on some Intercités trains without a reservation for free. However, while most trains offer free bike storage, be aware that on the Nantes-Bordeaux and Nantes-Lyon lines, a €5 fee is charged.
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TER trains are currently without WiFi services.
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Modern TER trains come equipped with power sockets.
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TER trains have no restrictions on the size of bags, as long as they are within your personal handling capability and can fit in designated luggage areas.
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Accès TER' offers specialized assistance for passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility, ensuring a seamless travel experience.
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TER trains do not provide onboard catering; consider bringing your refreshments.
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Traveling with a bike on TER trains is free, simply hang it or store it in designated areas on a first-come, first-served basis, booking not available.
Services on board Alsa, INTERCITÉS and FlixBus from Toulouse to Barcelona
Compare services on board when travelling from Toulouse to Barcelona by bus.
Facilities Alsa INTERCITÉS FlixBus TER BlaBlaCar Bus TGV inOui
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Toulouse to Barcelona CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
17.75kg
Bus
19.01kg
Flight
50.7kg
Car
40.56kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Toulouse to Barcelona?
A bus ticket from Toulouse to Barcelona is $41.25. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $17.81.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Toulouse to Barcelona?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Toulouse to Barcelona is $17.81. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Toulouse and Barcelona by bus?
Toulouse to Barcelona is 157.53 mi.
How long does the bus between Toulouse and Barcelona take?
Toulouse to Barcelona is on average 6 hr 0 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 47 min.
Which companies operate from Toulouse to Barcelona?
The bus journey from Toulouse to Barcelona is covered by 8 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus France S.A.R.L., Alsa, INTERCITÉS, FlixBus, TER, BlaBlaCar Bus, ALSA INTERNACIONAL, Renfe and TGV inOui.
How many bus connections per day go from Toulouse to Barcelona?
Toulouse to Barcelona has 34 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Toulouse to Barcelona leave?
The earliest bus from Toulouse to Barcelona departs at 5:20 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Toulouse to Barcelona depart?
The latest bus from Toulouse to Barcelona departs at 11:50 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Toulouse to Barcelona in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $17.81 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Toulouse to Barcelona?
There are on average 29 direct connection(s) from Toulouse to go to Barcelona.
What's the fastest journey time between Toulouse to Barcelona by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Toulouse and Barcelona is 4 hr 47 min.
Is there a direct bus from Toulouse to Barcelona?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Toulouse and Barcelona.
What are the CO2 emissions for Toulouse to Barcelona by bus?
The bus journey from Toulouse to Barcelona creates 19.01kg of CO2 emissions.

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