Cambridge to Barcelona train

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Great Northern
09:09AMCambridge0h55 10:04AMBarcelona-sants
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Fastest Journey

55 m

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55 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1212 km

It's difficult to get from Cambridge to Barcelona without transferring at least 3 times.

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09:09AMCambridge0h55 10:04AMBarcelona-sants
3 transfers
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Overview: Train from Cambridge to Barcelona

distanceDistance751 miles (1212 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesGreat Northern or Thameslink

Trains from Cambridge to Barcelona cover the 751 miles (1212 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 47 min with our travel partners like Great Northern or Thameslink. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Train providers: Thameslink and Great Northern from Cambridge to Barcelona trains

Find the best trip to Barcelona from Cambridge with Thameslink and Great Northern. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Thameslink
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Enjoy a smooth and easy journey from Cambridge to Barcelona with Thameslink! As an official travel partner of Thameslink, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Thameslink, compare the best routes between Cambridge and Barcelona as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Thameslink Cambridge to Barcelona train ticket available today. If you search for Thameslink tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Cambridge and Barcelona on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 751 miles (1212 km) trip from Cambridge to Barcelona with ease and comfort on a train with Thameslink.

Thameslink from Cambridge to Barcelona train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 16 min
  • Thameslink frequency: 1 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy route to Barcelona from Cambridge with Great Northern! As an official travel partner of Great Northern, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Great Northern, compare the best routes from Cambridge to Barcelona as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Great Northern Cambridge to Barcelona train ticket available today. If you search for Great Northern tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Cambridge and Barcelona on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 751 miles (1212 km) route to Barcelona from Cambridge with ease and comfort on a train with Great Northern.

Great Northern from Cambridge to Barcelona train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 44 min
  • Great Northern frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cambridge to Barcelona

Travel by train 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 Cambridge to Barcelona.
FAQs

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

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Cambridge?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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

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

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

The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Barcelona from Cambridge before traveling.

Return travel from Spain to United Kingdom is: Fully open.

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

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

Last checked on 8/8/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cambridge from Barcelona.

The distance between Cambridge and Barcelona by train is approximately 751 miles (1212 km).
The train time from Cambridge to Barcelona is on average 3 h 47 min  for the 751 miles (1212 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cambridge and Barcelona by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train from Cambridge to Barcelona, you can choose to depart from train stations like Cambridge and Cambridge North. Your route can end in train stations such as Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cambridge   and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cambridge, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Barcelona Sants, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Cambridge to Barcelona, you can rely on Great Northern or Thameslink to get you to Barcelona. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Cambridge to Barcelona trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Cambridge to Barcelona. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Cambridge at 9: 09 AM. The last train leaves from Cambridge at 11: 54 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Cambridge to Barcelona and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cambridge
Barcelona
Cambridge is the most popular Cambridge 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 Cambridge for your trip to Barcelona.
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Public transit options for Cambridge
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: From bus stop on station forecourt.

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