Ferry from Barcelona to Palma Mallorca

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

There are 1-2 daily ferry crossings from Barcelona to Mallorca in the Balearic Islands all year round, with ferries arriving at the ports of Palma de Mallorca and Alcúdia. These connections are usually operated by Baleària, Trasmed, and GNV. Find real-time information about the Barcelona to Mallorca ferry route, including timetables and prices, and book ferry tickets on Ferryhopper!

Ferry schedules from Barcelona to Mallorca

Barcelona Mallorca Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:00 Last trip: 23:30 Average duration: 7h 1m Price range: 21.90 € - 1,125.00 €
Mallorca Barcelona Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 08:30 Last trip: 23:59 Average duration: 6h 55m Price range: 21.90 € - 1,211.00 €
Ferry companies BALEARIA TRASMED GRANDI NAVI VELOCI

Is there a ferry from Barcelona to Mallorca?

The Barcelona - Mallorca ferry crossings are available daily throughout the year. The route is mainly operated by 3 companies: Trasmed, Baleària and GNV.

Please note that ferry timetables vary depending on the season. You can find real-time schedules to both ports of Mallorca (Palma and Alcúdia) on Ferryhopper and book ferry tickets with ease!

What’s the ferry schedule from Barcelona to Mallorca

Usually, the Barcelona to Mallorca ferry route is active 5-6 times per day, with increased ferry frequency in the summer months.

The earliest ferry from Barcelona to the port of Palma de Mallorca departs at 21:30, arriving around 06:00 the following morning. The latest ferry leaves at 23:00, with estimated arrival in Palma at 06:00.

In regards to the Barcelona - Alcúdia ferry, the earliest departs at 16:30 and the latest at 21:30.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Barcelona to Mallorca?

Prices for the Barcelona to Palma ferry route start at about €20-€40, while Barcelona - Alcúdia ferry tickets start at around €40-€60. The final cost is subject to change, depending on available discounts, seat type, vehicle selection, and seasonality.

Offers

Find the best available offers for the route you’re interested in on Ferryhopper. Read updated information about our ferry crossings, compare prices and offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper without hidden fees.

Discounts

Toddlers can travel from Barcelona to Mallorca for free, while there are also discount tickets for children up to 11-13 years old, as well as residents of the Balearic Islands.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Barcelona to Mallorca?

The travel time between Barcelona and Mallorca depends on the chosen port of arrival (Palma or Alcúdia) and the type of ferry (conventional or high-speed). 

Specifically, the duration of the ferry from Barcelona to Alcúdia ranges from 3.5-5.5 hours with a high-speed ferry to around 6-8 hours with a conventional ferry. The ferry ride from Barcelona to Palma, on the other hand, typically takes between around 7 to 8.5 hours.

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

Besides conventional ferries, the Barcelona - Mallorca connection is also operated by high-speed vessels. The fastest ferry takes about 3.5 hr to reach the port of Alcúdia in Mallorca.

Useful info: high-speed ferries are currently only available for the Barcelona - Alcúdia route. The Barcelona - Palma ferry route is usually serviced by conventional ferries.

What’s the distance between Barcelona and Mallorca?

The distance between Barcelona and Palma de Mallorca is approximately 130 nautical miles (240 km), while the distance between Barcelona and Alcúdia is about 110 nautical miles (about 200 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Mallorca from Barcelona

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Barcelona to Mallorca (or Majorca):

  • Make sure that you arrive at the port of Barcelona well in advance, as it can get quite busy, especially in the summer.
  • Transferring your vehicle by ferry from Barcelona to Mallorca is a great idea to explore every corner of the island at your own pace.
  • The Barcelona - Mallorca ferry usually travels to both ports of Mallorca: Palma and Alcúdia. The distance between the 2 ports is about 58 km, which is about 1 hr by bus or 45 min by car.
  • You can find more tips on how to get to Mallorca from Barcelona on our detailed guide and travel to the Balearics hassle-free!
  • Visiting Mallorca from May to September is highly recommended, thanks to its Mediterranean climate.
  • Regarding the return Mallorca - Barcelona route, the earliest ferry departs at 08:30, while the latest ferry leaves at around midnight. For more information on the Mallorca - Barcelona ferry route, check out our page on Ferryhopper.

Where to take the ferry from Barcelona to Mallorca

There are regular ferries departing from the port of Barcelona to Mallorca. More specifically, GNV and Trasmed ferries to Mallorca, usually depart from the Terminal Ferry Barcellona Muelle San Bertran. Baleària, on the other hand, usually departs from Terminal F4 - Moll Adossat.

The port of Barcelona is located 9 km from the city center and it's easily accessible by public transport (underground or bus), car and taxi

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

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

Yes, bringing your vehicle is possible on ferries to both Palma and Alcúdia.

Ferries can accommodate a variety of vehicles, including cars, motorcycles, campervans, and bicycles. The cost to bring a standard car on the ferry from Barcelona to Mallorca typically starts from around €40 and can go up to €150 each way, depending on the ferry company, the port of arrival, the season, and type of vehicle.

Tip: we recommend booking your vehicle space in advance, especially during peak travel seasons, as spots can fill up quickly.

Ferry luggage

Each ferry operator serving this route has different luggage policies: 

  • Trasmed allows each passenger to carry up to 30 kg per luggage item.
  • On the ferries of Baleària, there are no limitations on the amount of luggage, as long as you can carry and handle it on your own. There are also open luggage trunks in the passenger lounges, where you can leave your luggage during the trip.
  • With GNV, passengers can carry up to 2 pieces of personal luggage.

Cabins

Most of the ferries from Barcelona to Mallorca have different types of cabins. There are also numbered seats included in the ticket price.

Pet travel

When it comes to traveling to Mallorca by ferry, you can bring along your pet. Depending on the operator and type of vessel, there are various services and infrastructures for your little friend.

For more information regarding documents and pet travel from Barcelona to Mallorca, we suggest that you contact the ferry company you’re traveling with.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Barcelona to Mallorca

You can book cheap tickets for the Barcelona to Mallorca ferry on Ferryhopper step-by-step. On our Map of ferries, you can find all available ferry crossings, compare companies, departures and prices, and book your ferry to Mallorca with ease.