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Overview: Train from Southampton to Barcelona

distanceDistance677 miles (1092 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Southampton to Barcelona cover the 677 miles (1092 km) long journey taking on average 17 h 49 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Barcelona, Spain if I'm coming from Southampton, United Kingdom by train?

Travel between Southampton, 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 Southampton?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

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 1/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Southampton to Barcelona before traveling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Southampton, United Kingdom from Barcelona, Spain?

The restriction level for your return train to Southampton, United Kingdom from Barcelona is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Southampton 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 United Kingdom from Barcelona?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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 Southampton, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 1/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Southampton from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is it from Southampton to Barcelona by train?

The Southampton to Barcelona train distance is approximately 677 miles (1092 km).

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

The Southampton to Barcelona train duration is on average 17 h 49 min, which is to be expected when traveling 677 miles (1092 km) from Southampton to Barcelona. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What train station in Southampton goes to Barcelona? What train station do I come into Barcelona from Southampton?

There are a few train stations in Southampton to start your route from including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay. In Barcelona you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

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

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Southampton Central and travel around 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the train station to the city center in Barcelona.

How many trains are there between Southampton and Barcelona a day?

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Southampton Central is the most popular Southampton 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 Southampton for your trip to Barcelona.