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Flight Information to Barcelona from Zurich

distanceDistance518 miles (835 km)
durationAverage flight duration1 h 50 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$108 (€87)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesVueling, Swiss, easyJet or Iberia

Flights from Zurich to Barcelona cover the 518 miles (835 km) long route taking on average 1 h 50 min with our travel partners like Vueling, Swiss, easyJet or Iberia. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $108 (€87), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $85 (€68). Travelers depart most frequently from Zurich Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.

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Vueling Airlines, SWISS and Iberia Zurich – Barcelona

For as little as $85 (€68) you can travel by flight between Zurich and Barcelona with Vueling Airlines, SWISS and Iberia. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

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Iberia

Vueling is one of Spain’s leading low-cost airlines where you can choose between Basic, Optima or Time Flex tickets for your next flight between Zurich and Barcelona.

Book your Vueling Airlines Zurich to Barcelona flight with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Vueling Airlines’s up-to-date flight schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Zurich to Barcelona routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Vueling Airlines plane tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Zurich and Barcelona is 518 miles (835 km), and the best price for a one-way Zurich - Barcelona Vueling Airlines plane ticket starts at $101 (€81) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Vueling Airlines ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by plane. Waiting in a line at the airport to purchase your plane ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your plane tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Vueling Airlines!

These are Vueling Airlines' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the flight from Zurich to Barcelona:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees waived
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Zurich to Barcelona flights: An Overview

The number of Zurich to Barcelona flights totals up to over 25. The flight distance between these two cities is about 860 kilometers. Most direct flights leave Zurich from Zurich Airport (ZRH) and land in Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN). Flights operate from early morning to late evenings on weekdays with weekend schedules changing slightly.

Which airlines fly from Zurich to Barcelona?

Direct Zurich to Barcelona flights are made via Vueling and Swiss Airlines. These two airlines share the cheapest (Vueling), and the fastest (both) flights between these cities. Other airlines include Lufthansa, which flies more than four times per day and KLM, which has the 2nd cheapest flights on offer.

How long is the flight from Zurich to Barcelona?

The fastest direct flights from Zurich to Barcelona take 1 hour 40 minutes to complete the journey while the longest take just 10 minutes more. For indirect flights, the times vary from just under 5 hours to more than 10 on the longest flight.

How many flights are there from Zurich to Barcelona?

Daily flights between the two cities number around 25, with at least 5 of those flying non-stop. Over the weekend, there are slightly fewer flights. The majority of Zurich to Barcelona flights require one change, with the average times varying from 5 to over 12 hours.

Cheap flights from Zürich to Barcelona: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 88 €
2 weeks earlier 68 €29.%
3 weeks earlier 60 €47%
1 month before 51 €73%
2 months earlier 50 €76%
3 months earlier 40 €120%


When it comes to booking flights, planning ahead always pays off! Both scheduled and low-cost airlines often release promotional prices and discounted fares—so by buying in advance—you can get access to the cheapest airline tickets. Use Omio to check prices and flight offers Zürich - Barcelona: look for the most attractive fares and choose the most suitable solution for you. But hurry up—if you want to buy cheaper airline tickets from Zürich to Barcelona timing is everything.

Flight prices can fluctuate massively. However, we have studied price trends to help you find cheap flights from Zürich to Barcelona and save as much as possible on ticket prices. In general, when you book a flight:

  • Buying your air tickets from Zürich to Barcelona 3 weeks in advance means you could save up to 47% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a flight from Zürich - Barcelona 2 months in advance you save up to about 76% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance you could save up to 120%
  • Check back to our website where you can explore airline offers and cheap flights to travel all over Europe, the U.S. and Canada.

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Flights from Zurich to Barcelona
Take a flight to Barcelona easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Zurich to Barcelona.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by flight between Zurich, Switzerland and Barcelona, Spain allowed?

Travel by plane between Zurich, Switzerland and Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Barcelona from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Zurich?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 9/21/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Barcelona from Zurich closer to your date of departure here

What restrictions are there on reentering Switzerland from Barcelona, Spain?

Return travel from Spain to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Barcelona?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Barcelona?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/20/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to Zurich from Barcelona.

What is the price of the cheapest flight from Zurich to Barcelona?
Omio customers have found the cheapest flights from Zurich to Barcelona to cost as little as $85 (€68)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a flight ticket from Zurich to Barcelona?
The flight price to Barcelona from Zurich is on average $108 (€87)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is Zurich to Barcelona by plane?
The flight distance from Zurich to Barcelona is around 518 miles (835 km).
How long is the flight from Zurich to Barcelona?
The flight time from Zurich to Barcelona is on average 1 h 50 min  for the 518 miles (835 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Barcelona from Zurich by flight can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What airport does the flight from Zurich to Barcelona depart from? Which Barcelona airport do I fly into from Zurich?

Omio customers traveling this route book their cheap flights from Zurich Airport   to Barcelona El Prat Airport   most frequently.

Where is the departure airport in Zurich located? Where is the arrival airport in Barcelona located?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Zurich Airport, which is located around 6 miles (9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the plane at Barcelona El Prat Airport, located 7 miles (11 km) away from the city center. You can check for taxi services, public transit options or airport shuttle services available from Barcelona El Prat Airport to take you to the city center of Barcelona.

Which airlines can get me from Zurich to Barcelona?
If you're looking for flights from Zurich to Barcelona, you can rely on Vueling, Swiss, easyJet or Iberia to get you to Barcelona. It's also good to check out all possible airlines for the Zurich to Barcelona trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I find a direct flight from Zurich to Barcelona?
Yes, you can look for direct flights from Zurich to Barcelona with Vueling or Swiss  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct flight tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
What are the first and last departure flight times from Zurich to Barcelona?
The earliest flight departing from Zurich to Barcelona leaves at 5: 10 AM. The last flight departing from Zurich to Barcelona leaves at 6: 25 PM. You can find the latest Zurich to Barcelona flight schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy plane tickets to Barcelona from Zurich to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for flights in advance to score the best deals from all possible airlines offering this route and save money. If you buy plane tickets from Zurich to Barcelona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $108 (€87) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your plane ticket from Zurich to Barcelona a few months in advance.