Ferry from Barcelona to Formentera

Tickets, Prices, Times & Schedules

Ferries between Barcelona and Formentera operate weekly. Find updated info, compare prices and book your ferry tickets online on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.

Ferry schedules

Barcelona Formentera Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 22:01 Last trip: 22:01 Average duration: 11h 29m Price range: 94.50 € - 151.00 €
Formentera Barcelona Trip frequency: 6 days per week First trip: 08:01 Last trip: 08:01 Average duration: 10h 59m Price range: 94.50 € - 151.00 €
Ferry companies BALEARIA

Is there a ferry from Barcelona to Formentera?

There are normally 7 crossings per week from Barcelona to Formentera throughout the year. The route is usually operated by Baleària.

Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can find real-time schedules and buy your ferry ticket from Barcelona to Formentera online on Ferryhopper.

Am I allowed to travel from Barcelona to Formentera?

Yes, traveling from Barcelona to Formentera by ferry is possible. See more details about ferry travel and Covid-19 in Spain, and get ready for your trip. 

What’s the ferry schedule from Barcelona to Formentera? 

There are usually around 7 weekly ferry crossings from Barcelona to the port of Formentera. 

Ferries depart from Barcelona around 22:00 and arrive in Formentera around 09:30. 

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Barcelona to Formentera? 

Ferry prices from Barcelona to Formentera normally start at €94. The final ticket cost depends on available discounts, seat or cabin type and vehicle selection. 


On Ferryhopper, you can find the best available offers for the ferry trip to Formentera from Barcelona. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest ferry prices for this route and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.


Toddlers can travel from Barcelona to Formentera with a special discount. There are also discount tickets for children between 2 and 13 years old, large families, the elderly, and residents of the Balearic Islands.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Barcelona to Formentera? 

The duration of the direct ferry trip from Barcelona to Formentera is around 11.5 hr. This depends on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Barcelona to Formentera?

The Barcelona - Formentera ferry route is only operated by standard ferries that have bed cabins as well as a car deck for the transfer of vehicles. 

What’s the distance between Barcelona and Formentera? 

The distance between Barcelona and Formentera is approximately 164 nautical miles (303km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Formentera from Barcelona

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Barcelona to Formentera: 

  • We recommend arriving at the port of Barcelona at least 1.5 hr prior to departure to avoid overcrowding. 
  • The island of Formentera is easy to get around and it has a good transport network. You can explore the island by public bus, bicycle, scooter or on foot!
  • There are many daily ferry crossings from Formentera to Ibiza, so you can easily organize a day trip to the island.  
  • Formentera doesn't have an airport so reaching the island by ferry is one of the easiest ways to get there. 
  • Check our Formentera travel guide for more tips and useful information about the island.

Where to take the ferry from Barcelona to Formentera

There are regular ferries departing from the port of Barcelona to Formentera and the Balearic islands. The port of Barcelona is located 3km away from the center of the city. 

It's easily accessible by public transport (underground or bus) as well as by car or taxi. If you drive to the port of Barcelona there are several parking spaces where you can park your car and then get the free shuttle bus to the ferry departure gates. Moreover, the port of Barcelona can be easily reached by walking from the city center (about 30 min). 

To get to the port of Barcelona from the city airport you'll need about 25 min by car or 1 hr by public transport. 

Can I travel on the ferry from Barcelona to Formentera with a car?

Yes, ferries traveling from Barcelona to Formentera can carry vehicles. Ferryhopper recommends booking your ticket in advance so that you can secure your vehicle spot. 

Ferry luggage

Baleària has no weight limit for luggage as long as you can carry it on board in one go without requiring help. Bear in mind that you do not need to check in your luggage. The ferries also have lockers that are accessible throughout the journey. 


Most of the ferries that operate on the Barcelona - Formentera route have cabins to ensure a more comfortable and enjoyable crossing.

Pet travel 

On Barcelona - Formentera ferries, you can bring your pet on board. Make sure to fill out the appropriate information as you book your tickets. We recommend contacting the ferry operator you're traveling with for further information about documents and pet travel.

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Barcelona to Formentera? 

You can book cheap ferry tickets from Barcelona to Formentera on Ferryhopper with ease!  See the available ferry connections on our Map of ferries, compare schedules and prices, and book ferry tickets from mainland Spain to Formentera online with just a few clicks.

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