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from Barcelona to Edinburgh

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

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Edinburgh on Sep 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:10AMBarcelona El Prat Airport12h40 06:50PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:10AMBarcelona El Prat Airport12h40 06:50PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:10AMBarcelona El Prat Airport10h35 04:45PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:10AMBarcelona El Prat Airport15h20 09:30PMEdinburgh Airport
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Sep 25
$161British Airways
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$156British Airways
Sep 30
$172British Airways
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$136Air France
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Travel Information to Edinburgh from Barcelona

distanceDistance1032 miles (1665 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $15 (€12) • 2 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 1032 miles (1665 km) from Barcelona to Edinburgh. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Barcelona to Edinburgh.

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Travel Tips

Travel from Barcelona to Edinburgh
Travel to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
Does United Kingdom have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Barcelona to Edinburgh?

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Edinburgh, 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 Edinburgh if traveling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Edinburgh, 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 9/23/21; 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 to Edinburgh from Barcelona.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Spain from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from United Kingdom?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

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

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Barcelona, Spain was last verified on 9/23/21. 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 Barcelona from Edinburgh.

How do I travel from Barcelona to Edinburgh?

Travel from Barcelona to Edinburgh by taking a flight.

What is the fastest way to travel to Edinburgh from Barcelona?

Traveling by flight is also the quickest way from Barcelona to Edinburgh. It takes on average 2 h 50 min   to travel this journey.

How far is it from Barcelona to Edinburgh?

The distance from Barcelona to Edinburgh is approximately 1032 miles (1665 km).

When traveling to Edinburgh from Barcelona, what are the departure and arrival points in Barcelona and Edinburgh?

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

  • Flights most often depart from Barcelona at Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Edinburgh at Edinburgh Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Barcelona to Edinburgh?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Barcelona to Edinburgh:

  • You can go to Edinburgh from Barcelona by plane with Ryanair. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $15 (€12) with Ryanair from Barcelona to Edinburgh on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly from Barcelona to Edinburgh?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Barcelona to Edinburgh:

  • You can book a direct flight with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Edinburgh as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Edinburgh from Barcelona.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Barcelona to Edinburgh?
Looking to extend your trip from Barcelona to Edinburgh? Many Omio customers who go from Barcelona to Edinburgh usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Glasgow or Manchester from Edinburgh, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I buy my Barcelona to Edinburgh one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $15 (€12) one way on average for this route.

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


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
Barcelona Estació De França