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from Athens to Barcelona

You can get from Athens to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Athens to Barcelona on Sep 21 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:05PMAthens International Airport3h10 02:15PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1851One-way
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12:05PMAthens International Airport3h10 02:15PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1851One-way
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08:25AMAthens International Airport3h15 10:40AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$3491One-way
09:30AMAthens International Airport5h35 02:05PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$3381One-way
06:00AMAthens International Airport6h00 11:00AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$3301One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
Sep 20
$154Vueling
Tue
Sep 21
$154Alitalia
Wed
Sep 22
$154Alitalia
Thu
Sep 23
$154Vueling
Fri
Sep 24
$197Turkish Airlines
Sat
Sep 25
$202Vueling
Sun
Sep 26
$157Air Serbia
Mon
Sep 27
$148Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
$125Alitalia
Wed
Sep 29
$111Alitalia
Thu
Sep 30
$75Ryanair
Fri
Oct 1
$134Vueling
Sat
Oct 2
$196Aegean Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$197Turkish Airlines
Mon
Oct 4
$113Vueling
Tue
Oct 5
$98Alitalia
Wed
Oct 6
$131Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
$77Ryanair
Fri
Oct 8
$103Vueling
Sat
Oct 9
$82Vueling
Sun
Oct 10
$162Aegean Airlines

Travel Information from Athens to Barcelona

distanceDistance1164 miles (1878 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $99 (€79) • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling

Take a flight to travel 1164 miles (1878 km) between Athens and Barcelona. Vueling is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from Athens to Barcelona.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Barcelona, Spain from Athens, Greece currently allowed?

Travel between Athens, Greece and Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Greece enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Barcelona from Athens?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Barcelona, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 9/19/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Athens to Barcelona.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Athens, Greece from Barcelona, Spain?

Return travel to Athens, Greece from Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Greece from Spain?

Entry into Greece is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Greece from Spain?

Requirements for reentering Greece:

  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Greece?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Greece to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Athens, Greece was last verified on 9/8/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Athens from Barcelona.

How do I get from Athens to Barcelona?

You can travel to Barcelona from Athens by flight.

What is the quickest way from Athens to Barcelona?

The fastest way to travel from Athens to Barcelona is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 10 min.

How far is Barcelona from Athens?

The distance from Athens to Barcelona is approximately 1164 miles (1878 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Athens and in Barcelona?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Athens to Barcelona:

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Athens International Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Athens to Barcelona?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Athens to Barcelona, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with Vueling to go to Barcelona by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Vueling Athens to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $99 (€79).
Where should I go next after I travel from Athens to Barcelona?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Athens to Barcelona often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Athens and Barcelona itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Barcelona and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets to Barcelona from Athens online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Athens to Barcelona, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $99 (€79) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Athens to Barcelona tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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