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The cheapest train from London to Barcelona

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Cheapest

$598

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$598

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Barcelona will cost around $ 598 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 598.

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08:01AMLondon St Pancras International12h47 09:48PMBarcelona Sants
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$5981One-way

Timetable London to Barcelona

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$68Ryanair
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$35Ryanair
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$26Ryanair
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$41Ryanair
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$26Ryanair
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$26Ryanair
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$26Ryanair
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$26Ryanair
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$26Ryanair
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$15Ryanair
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$26Ryanair
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$26Ryanair
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$26Ryanair
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$24Ryanair
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$24Ryanair
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$24Ryanair
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$26Ryanair
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$33Ryanair
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$30Ryanair
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$26Ryanair

The fastest train from London to Barcelona

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Fastest Journey

12 h 47 m

Average

12 h 47 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1139 km

It's difficult to get from London to Barcelona without transferring at least once.

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08:01AMLondon St Pancras International12h47 09:48PMBarcelona Sants
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$5981One-way

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Train Information from London to Barcelona

distanceDistance706 miles (1138 km)
changesDirect trainYes
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Trains from London to Barcelona cover the 706 miles (1138 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Trains from London to Barcelona

Barcelona, the capital and largest city of the autonomous community of Catalonia is an eye candy to many, thanks to the infamous architectural designs by Antoni Gaudi. Passengers wishing to visit Barcelona by train from the British capital will find routes readily available. These trips from London to Barcelona take an average journey time of 13 hours six minutes covering a distance of approximately 710 miles. However, there’re some quick London Barcelona trains which travel at a speed of 198mph to cover this distance within ten hours ten minutes. The route consists of around five trains per day.

Which train companies travel from London to Barcelona?

Eurostar, a high-speed company, is the leading train company on the route. It operates trains traveling from London to Barcelona, connecting them to France via Channel Tunnel, commonly known as the Renfe-SNCF. Channel Tunnel is a high-speed joint venture that operates as a cross-border between national trains in France and Spain.

How long is the train from London to Barcelona?

The average time for trains traveling from London and Barcelona is 13 hours six minutes with five trains per day. The journey times are prone to changes during holidays and weekends. However, there are high-speed London to Barcelona trains operated by Eurostar trains that cover the journey within an average of ten hours ten minutes. It’s important to note that this route does not feature direct trains. Trains from London to Barcelona typically involves at least one train change.

How many trains are there from London to Barcelona?

There are five trains per day traveling from London to Barcelona which are operated by Eurostar trains company. The trains offer three comfort classes; Standard, Standard Premier, and Business Premier.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Barcelona?

Departure train station: Trains from London to Barcelona depart from London St. Pancras International. The station is located in the city center with great links to the London Underground, bus routes around the city and has a designated taxi rank just outside. The firsts train leaves at about 7:16 a.m. and the last train leaves around 8:00 p.m. in the evening.

Arrival train station: The arrival station for London to Barcelona trains arrives at Barcelona Saint Station, located right in the city center. Like other trains destinations in Europe, both stations have modern and comfortable facilities such as cash machines, tourist information offices, and so much more.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between London and Barcelona?

Travel between London, 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 London?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival

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 8/2/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between London and Barcelona before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Barcelona, Spain?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Barcelona to London is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Spain?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

What are the requirements?

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

Last checked on 8/2/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to London from Barcelona here.

What is the distance from London to Barcelona by train?
The London to Barcelona train distance is approximately 706 miles (1138 km).
What station does the train from London to Barcelona depart from? Which Barcelona train station do I come into from London?

When taking a train from London, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. 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 London Victoria   to Barcelona Sants.

Where is the train station in London? Where is the train station in Barcelona?

Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Barcelona.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Barcelona
London Bridge
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London Charing Cross
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London Euston
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London Fenchurch Street
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London Kings Cross
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Victoria, Circle<br>Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
London Liverpool Street
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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Paddington
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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport. Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
London St Pancras
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London Victoria
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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 Circle, District, Victoria<br>Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
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.
London Waterloo East
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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City<br>Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176