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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Glasgow

distanceDistance1039 miles (1675 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Barcelona to Glasgow cover the 1039 miles (1675 km) long journey taking on average 37 h 5 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Glasgow Central.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Barcelona, Spain to Glasgow, United Kingdom?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Glasgow, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Glasgow, United Kingdom?

When traveling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 1/22/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Glasgow from Barcelona before traveling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Spain from Glasgow, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return train to Barcelona, Spain from Glasgow is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Barcelona from Glasgow restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Glasgow closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Barcelona to Glasgow by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Barcelona to Glasgow by train to be approximately 1039 miles (1675 km).

How long is a train to Glasgow from Barcelona on average?

On average the Barcelona to Glasgow train travel time is 37 h 5 min  for the 1039 miles (1675 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Barcelona to Glasgow, which train station in Barcelona do I depart from and which train station in Glasgow do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Barcelona to start your journey from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. In Glasgow you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Where is the departure train station in Barcelona located? Where is the arrival train station in Glasgow located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Barcelona Sants and travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Glasgow Central and need to travel approximately 0.5 miles (757 m) from the train station to the city center in Glasgow.

How many train services per day are there to Glasgow from Barcelona?

The average number of trains departing Barcelona for Glasgow is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Glasgow
Barcelona Sants is the most popular Barcelona railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Barcelona for your trip to Glasgow.
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+34 934956020
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Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Barcelona Sants
Metro lines: L3, L5
Bus lines: A1, A2
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17

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