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Train Information between Brussels and Barcelona

distanceDistance660 miles (1065 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Brussels to Barcelona cover the 660 miles (1065 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 27 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Trains from Brussels to Barcelona

Travelling by train from Brussels to Barcelona requires a stopover in intermediate cities. The best option is Paris, for which it is possible to find 30 daily departures. Afterwards, you can choose between the 19 trains a day that connect the capital of France with Barcelona. In total, the journey takes between 8 and 12 hours.

What trains go from Brussels to Barcelona?

The Brussels Barcelona trains available to passengers who make this journey are usually Belgian or French TGV or other THALYS, inOui or Renfe railways. In any case, they guarantee a comfortable and quiet journey for their users.

How long is the train from Brussels to Barcelona?

1065 kilometers is the distance that separates these 2 capitals. Calculating the total duration of trains in Brussels and Barcelona is not easy: it depends on the waits between journeys that will have to be assumed. In principle, from Brussels to Paris you can get there in 1 hour and 22 minutes, and from Paris to Barcelona in 6 hours and 19 minutes. Therefore, when good connections are achieved, the total journey takes just over 8 hours.

How many trains are there from Brussels to Barcelona?

It is not difficult to choose trains from Brussels to Barcelona, because there are up to 30 different frequencies a day from the Belgian capital to the French capital, and about 20 more from Paris to Barcelona. Therefore, the desired arrival time can be planned.

Where do trains from Brussels to Barcelona depart from and arrive at?

Brussels-Midi Station:Brussels largest train station is a modern complex with gastronomic spaces, chocolate shops and cafes. It has assistance for people with special needs, tourist information, free wifi, ATMs and luggage service. To get there, metro lines 2 and 6, premetro lines 3 and 4, bus lines 27, 49, 50 and 78 or trams 3, 4, 31, 32, 51, 81, 82 and 83 are the options.

Barcelona-Sants Station:the main and central railway station of Barcelona, in the district of Sants, enjoys a large number of services. From restaurants to shops, via slogans, car hire, parking and tourist information. It also has a club room that includes drinks, free wifi and press. To get to the center from there, subway lines 5 and 9 and bus V27, B15 and CJ are ideal.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Brussels, Belgium and Barcelona, Spain allowed?

Travel by train between Brussels, Belgium and Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Barcelona from Brussels restricted?

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

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

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 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Brussels closer to your date of departure here

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

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

Is my return train into Brussels from Barcelona restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

The government of Belgium 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 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Brussels from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here here.

How many miles is it from Brussels to Barcelona by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Brussels and Barcelona by train to be approximately 660 miles (1065 km).
How long is the train between Brussels and Barcelona?
On average the Brussels to Barcelona train time is 9 h 27 min  covering the 660 miles (1065 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Brussels to Barcelona depart from? Which Barcelona train station do I come into from Brussels?

When taking a train from Brussels, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. When you arrive in Barcelona, your train can arrive in train stations including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Bruxelles-Midi   to Barcelona Sants.

Where is the train station in Brussels to go to Barcelona? Where is the train station in Barcelona located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Bruxelles-Midi, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Brussels. The most popular arrival train station in Barcelona, called Barcelona Sants, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

How many train services are there to Barcelona from Brussels a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Brussels to Barcelona. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Brussels
Barcelona
Bruxelles-Central
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 3, 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines S1, S2, S5, S7, S9
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Bruxelles-Midi
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Bruxelles-Nord
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