Barcelona to Palma Ferry

The Barcelona Palma ferry route connects Spain with Mallorca and is currently operated by 2 ferry companies. The Balearia service runs up to 7 times per week with a sailing duration of around 7 hours 30 minutes while the Trasmediterranea service runs up to 7 times per week with a duration from 8 hr 0 min.

So that’s a combined 14 sailings on offer per week on the Barcelona Palma route between Spain and Mallorca. Compare now and get the best fare at the time that you want to travel.

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Barcelona to Palma Ferry Alternatives

Barcelona - Palma Ferry Operators

  • Balearia
    • 7 Sailings Weekly 7 hr 30 min
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  • Trasmediterranea
    • 7 Sailings Weekly 8 hr 0 min
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Barcelona Palma Average Prices

Prices shown represent the average one way price paid by our customers. The most common booking on the Barcelona Palma route is a car and 2 passengers.

Barcelona Palma Ferry reviews

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  • "Ferry to Palma by Balearia"

    Having by both Acciona & Balearia I would recommend Balearia. The chairs are far more comfortable and recline, however I still find it impossible to sleep. If you can bring a pillow and eye shades as the lights remain on all night. You will be bussed to & from the ship so make sure you leave time at the end of your journey to take account of this.

    'Anonymous' travelled Barcelona Palma with Balearia on Abel Matutes

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  • "Trip to Caen"

    We had a lovely trip with you. Everything was prestine and the Ship was beautifully designed. Punctual and organised. Thank you.

    'Robert' travelled Barcelona Palma with Balearia on Abel Matutes

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  • "Eat before you board!!"

    We used this service last week from Barcelona to Palma, boat was fine and cabin was really good and clean, we were even given bottled water! all I would say is try to eat before you board there was a long queue and when we got the food it was stone cold and not very good, we had a go at warming it in the microwave but they didn't seem to be working well.

    'Anonymous' travelled Barcelona Palma with Balearia on Abel Matutes

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  • "Calm sea and comfortable voyage"

    We were very lucky to have a very calm sea for our crossings both ways between Barcelona and Palma. The ship was very well run and comfortable, and the staff were very efficient and pleasant. Muchas gracias!

    'John' travelled Barcelona Palma with Balearia on Abel Matutes

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Barcelona Guide

The Spanish city of Barcelona is located in the autonomous region of Catalonia and is Spain's second largest city after Madrid. Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in the world and lies on the coast between the mouths of the River Llobregat and River Besos. It is also bordered to the west by the Serra de Collserola mountain range. There are many things to do and see in Barcelona including the Barri Gotic (the Gothic Quarter) where many medieval buildings can be found. The city's best known landmark is the still unfinished church of the Sagrada Familia which has been under construction since 1882. In addition to its buoyant tourist industry, the city is also a popular destination for many trade fairs and exhibitions and is also a major centre for sport, fashion, science and the arts.

Barcelona's port has three terminals and is a popular departure port for ferries to Mallorca, Genoa, Ibiza and Morocco (Tangier Med). The port also accommodates many cruise ships sailing the Mediterranean Sea. The port's piers used by ferries are located quite close to the city centre.

Palma Guide

The city of Palma is the capital of the Spanish island of Mallorca and contains the most sites of historical interest of any town located in the Balearic Islands. With a population of roughly 300,000 Palma's past leaders have left their mark on the city with its impressive buildings which includes the beautiful Le Seu Cathedral. The city is characterised by narrow streets, secluded courtyards, a harbour and some fine examples of restored historic buildings and all combine to make the city a wonderful place to explore on foot. The wide avenue that is Passeig d'es Born is the city's main promenade and apart from dissecting the city, this tree lined street contains many shops, restaurants, cafes and bars. The city's walls were constructed on the site of medieval walls and featured galleries that ran along the top, where the strong defence could protect the island from marauders. The walls include a walkway that is popular with both locals and visitors and is where lovely views over the cathedral and old town can be had.

From the city's port, ferries depart to destinations that include Ibiza, Barcelona, Valencia and Denia.