Barcelona to the Balearics Ferry
There are currently 6 ferry routes connecting Barcelona and the Balearics, with services from Barcelona to Alcudia, Ciutadella, Ibiza, Mahon, Palma and San Antonio. On average, there are a combined number of 5 crossings each day between Barcelona and the Balearics, which are operated by Balearia and Trasmediterranea. The shortest crossing between Barcelona and the Balearics is to Alcudia with Balearia and takes around 6 hours 30 minutes, while the longest crossing is to Ibiza with Trasmediterranea and takes approximately 15 hours 30 minutes.
The above information is a basic summary on the services between Barcelona and the Balearics. We recommend using our Ferry Search to find live ferry information and the latest prices.
Barcelona is the capital of Spain's Catalonia region, and is one of the Spain's, or even Europe's, most beautiful and vibrant cities. Barcelona is a city of contrasts, which is evident in its architecture, a marriage of Gothic spikes and modern curves, including the famous - Sagrada Familia.
Barcelona is divided into two parts. The old city, which is the heart of the city, includes shopping, cafes and museums. Then there's Port Vell, which features bars, restaurants, shops, an IMAX theatre and the largest aquarium in Europe, not too far from the main Barcelona ferry port.
About the Balearic Islands
Many people think of the Balearic Islands as just Mallorca, Menorca and Ibiza. In fact, there 50 islands within the Balearic archipelago; the largest of these - Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza and Formentera - can be reached from Spain via ferry.
The Balearics have much to offer the many tourists that flock to the islands each year.
The beautiful beaches, picturesque harbours and a vibrant and colourful culture appeal to everyone making the Balearic Islands a very popular holiday destination with tourists from across the globe.
There are many things to see in the Balearics. If you go to Ibiza, take a trip in the afternoon to see the old part of Ibiza town in all its glory.
Or escape the town altogether and enjoy the almost unexplored countryside of Ibiza.