Updated Aug 28 2023
NitBus is Barcelona’s Night Bus service. Its 17 lines allow you to travel within Barcelona throughout the night, and also to get to some other towns and villages near Barcelona. The operating hours vary according to the service, but in general they run between 22:00 / 22:30 and 05:00 / 05:30.
Nit Bus Lines: The Barcelona Bus Night
Cities connected with Barcelona
L’Hospitalet de Llobregat
Montcada i Reixac
El Prat de Llobregat
Sant Feliu de Llobregat
Santa Coloma de Gramanet
Sant Boi de Llobregat
Sant Joan d’Espí
The frequency of all the NitBus services is approximately every 20 minutes.
Barcelona Tickets and transport passes (day)
By contrast with the daytime buses, which are run by TMB (Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona) the NitBus is managed by AMB (Àrea Metropolitana de Barcelona).
The vast majority of transport passes, with a few exceptions (Barcelona Card and Hola Barcelona Travel Card), are valid on the NitBus.
|TYPE OF BUS TICKET||TICKET PRICE 2023||INTEGRATED / NOT INTEGRATED|
|Single ticket||€2.40||Not integrated|
|Hola Barcelona 2 days||16,40€||Unlimited journeys|
|Hola Barcelona 3 days||23,80€||Unlimited journeys|
|Hola Barcelona 4 days||31€||Unlimited journeys|
|Hola Barcelona 5 days||38,20€||Unlimited journeys|
|Barcelona Card Express (2 days)||22,50€||Unlimited journeys|
|Barcelona Card 3 days adult||47,70€||Unlimited journeys|
|Barcelona Card 3 days children||27€||Unlimited journeys|
|Barcelona Card 4 days adult||56,70€||Unlimited journeys|
|Barcelona Card 4 days children||36€||Unlimited journeys|
|Barcelona Card 5 days adult||67,50€||Unlimited journeys|
|Barcelona Card 5 days children||40,50€||Unlimited journeys|
Barcelona Card and Hola Barcelona Travel Card
Hola Barcelona travel card (2, 3, 4 and 5 days)
Getting around with public transport
Barcelona Card 3, 4 and 5 days
Public transportation included and free admission to various museums
Barcelona Card Express (2 days)
Public transport included and discount in museums
The Hola Barcelona travel card (Hola BCN!) and the Barcelona Card tourist pass are not valid on the NitBus, so if you have one of these cards you’ll need to buy a single ticket or another transport pass, depending on how many journeys you’re going to make.
Where to buy your ticket or pass for the Nightbus?
In the bus itself
In inter-urban bus stations
At ServiCaixa points
Lottery vending points
In ‘estancos’ (tobacconists that also sell stamps and travel passes)
Renfe stations (local rail network)
NB: not all points of sale sell all types of ticket.