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from Barcelona to Cardiff

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Travel Information between Barcelona and Cardiff

distanceDistance740 miles (1193 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $771 (€647) • 4 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM

Travel 740 miles (1193 km) by flight between Barcelona and Cardiff. KLM is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Cardiff.

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Travel from Barcelona to Cardiff
Travel to Cardiff 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 Barcelona to Cardiff.
Is cross-border travel to Cardiff, United Kingdom from Barcelona, Spain currently allowed?

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Cardiff, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Spain?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Cardiff if traveling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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 monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Cardiff, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/6/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Barcelona and Cardiff.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Barcelona, Spain from Cardiff, United Kingdom?

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

Is my journey back to Barcelona from Cardiff restricted?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Barcelona from Cardiff?

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

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

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 12/7/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Barcelona from Cardiff closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Cardiff from Barcelona?

You can get from Barcelona to Cardiff by flight.

What is the fastest way to get from Barcelona to Cardiff?

A flight is the fastest way to get to Cardiff from Barcelona with an average travel time for this journey around 4 h 25 min.

What is the distance from Barcelona to Cardiff?

Cardiff is approximately 740 miles (1193 km) away from Barcelona.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Barcelona to Cardiff?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Barcelona to Cardiff:

  • Flights mostly depart from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Cardiff Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Barcelona to Cardiff?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Barcelona and Cardiff:

  • You can travel from Barcelona to Cardiff by flight with KLM. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $771 (€647) with KLM from Barcelona to Cardiff.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Barcelona to Cardiff?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Barcelona to Cardiff often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Barcelona and Cardiff itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Cardiff and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Barcelona and Cardiff online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Barcelona to Cardiff, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $771 (€647) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Barcelona to Cardiff online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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