Barcelona - Valencia
From Barcelona to Valencia
Travel by coach from Barcelona to Valencia with ALSA for a quick, comfortable and pleasant journey. Only ALSA offers you the chance to travel from Barcelona to Valencia by coach at the best rate guaranteed. And if you buy your tickets in advance at www.alsa.com you can avail of our cheapest deals.
- Frequency: over 15 daily services in both directions (night services, either direct or with stops, depending on the time).
- Timetable: buses depart between 1:00 am and 10:00 pm.
- Distance between cities: 350 km (217 mi). The entire journey is on the motorway.
- Trip duration: between 3.35 and 5.15 hours depending on the service.
Bus stations in Barcelona and Valencia
Coaches travelling from Valencia to Barcelona depart from either the Estació Nord bus station or at the Barcelona Airport - El Prat T1.
All stations are connected to the public transport network and have public parking. Your journey will end at the Estación de Autobuses de Valencia, located on Carrer Menéndez Pidal, 11.
What to see in Barcelona
Barcelona boasts a cosmopolitan atmosphere and wonderful mild Mediterranean weather almost all year round. Its coast offers breathtaking beaches where you will want to spend the long summer days under the sun or enjoy one of the many water sports on offer. Barcelona city centre is worth seeing on foot so that you can take in emblematic sites such as the Gothic Quarter and admire the architecture left by Gaudí, reflected in the Sagrada Familia and Park Güell. Strolling along Las Ramblas will give you an insight into the diverse atmosphere that this sophisticated city is known for. Climbing up Montjuïc will show you another of the city’s modern sides, namely the Olympic Ring Stadium, where you will also be able to take in some of the best views of Barcelona.
What to see in Valencia
In your visit to the Valencian capital, you are sure to notice some of its most famous spots, such as the Cathedral, Santa Catalina Church, the Central Market, the Basilica of Our Lady of the Forsaken, and the Llotja de la Seda, originally used for trading silk. Strolling through the Turia Gardens you will come across the Music Palace, considered one of Europe's best concert halls. A must-visit is the City of the Arts and Sciences, one of the most innovative building complexes in modern architecture. The best restaurants serve all kinds of tasty dishes, one of the most famous being the Valencian Paella.