Palma to Barcelona ferry
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There is one daily ferry from Palma to Barcelona. Traveling by ferry from Palma to Barcelona usually takes around 7 hours and 37 minutes, but the fastest Baleària ferry can make the trip in 7 hours and 30 minutes.
|Distance||128 mi (206 km)|
|Shortest duration||7h 30m|
|Trips per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Baleària|
How much does a ferry ticket from Palma to Barcelona cost?
Looking at daily average prices in last 30 days, £19.63 was the low point for ferry fares from Palma to Barcelona. Any tickets cheaper than £19.63 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on ferry tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most ferry companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 22 days in advance. By doing so, you could save at least £21.26 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
Monthly average prices
If you are trying to decide when to travel from Palma to Barcelona by ferry so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for March. That’s when the average price for a ferry ticket is expected to be just £24 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Palma to Barcelona in August, expect to spend more on your ferry trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £60 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.
What ferry companies travel from Palma to Barcelona?
There is one ferry company that operates from Palma to Barcelona. Baleària is the only company to provide ferry transportation at the moment. It only operates one ferry trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
|Ferry||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
Book Baleària from Palma to Barcelona from £14. There are 1 Baleària schedules from Palma to Barcelona and you can expect on average to pay for a Baleària ticket to Barcelona. In Palma, Baleària departs to Barcelona from Ferry Terminal and no other station. In Barcelona, Baleària arrives at Barcelona Port and no other station.
An average trip on Baleària from Palma to Barcelona takes 7 hours and 38 minutes , while the fastest available Baleària trip will get you to Barcelona in 7 hours and 30 minutes .
On weekends, Baleària offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Barcelona.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our ferry partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, ferry carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the ferry or in stations.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
The ferry usually takes around 7 hours and 37 minutes to cover the 128 miles (206 kilometers) from Palma to Barcelona. However, the fastest ferry only takes 7 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the ferry. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
The busiest day of the week to travel by ferry from Palma to Barcelona is on Wednesday. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out. On the other hand, Tuesday is typically when ferries are least crowded. If you’re looking for a little extra space, taking a ferry on Tuesday is the way to go.
There is usually only one ferry per day from Palma to Barcelona. Therefore, the 11:00 ferry is both the earliest and latest ferry.
Featuring a mix of bizarre modern vibes and quaint buildings, Barcelona is a great destination for tourists seeking fun and cultural activities alike. Barcelona takes great pride in its unique architecture, and the most prominent example of its uniqueness is the La Sagrada Família, one of the most iconic buildings in the city. Boasting a unique Gothique-esque architectural style, the cathedral will leave you in awe. The most interesting part is that the church is actually still in construction, and is expected to be finished by 2026. If you want to stroll around the streets of Barcelona, the Barri Gòtic, the oldest part of the city, will be a perfect choice. Here visitors will find old buildings with Medieval or Roman architecture. If you are looking to enjoy Barcelona’s nightlife, head over to Las Ramblas, the most fun area around.
For the best Catalonian dishes, don’t hesitate to head over to Babula Bar 1937, which offers top-tier local cuisine. Barcelona is also rather famous for its seafood, so don’t hesitate to give that a try at one of the many restaurants the city has to offer.
For buses, Estació del Nord serves as the central hub of intercity services. The Barcelona Sants is the city’s main train station, offering access to many cities in Europe. Commercial air services are provided by the Barcelona-El Prat Airport, which is located 11 miles from the city center.
Where does the ferry leave from in Palma?
Main departure station: Ferry Terminal
Most ferries depart from the main station in Palma.
All ferry stations in Palma:
Where does the ferry arrive in Barcelona?
Main arrival station: Barcelona Port
All ferries from Palma arrive at one main station in Barcelona.
Ferry stations in Barcelona:
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