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Travel Information between Birmingham and Barcelona

distanceDistance787 miles (1270 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $50 (€40) • 2 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 787 miles (1270 km) to Barcelona from Birmingham. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Barcelona.

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Travel from Birmingham to Barcelona
Travel to Barcelona 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 Birmingham to Barcelona.
Is international travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Barcelona, Spain allowed?

Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry into 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

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 9/23/21. 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 between Birmingham and Barcelona.

Are there restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Barcelona, Spain due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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

Is my journey back to Birmingham from Barcelona restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • 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 are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

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

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 9/24/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Birmingham from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Barcelona from Birmingham?

You can travel to Barcelona from Birmingham by flight.

What is the quickest way to get from Birmingham to Barcelona?

A flight is the fastest way to get to Barcelona from Birmingham with an average travel time for this route around 2 h 10 min.

What is the distance from Birmingham to Barcelona?

Barcelona is approximately 787 miles (1270 km) away from Birmingham.

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

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Birmingham International Airport and tend to arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Birmingham to Barcelona?

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

  • You can go to Barcelona from Birmingham by plane with Ryanair. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $50 (€40) with Ryanair from Birmingham to Barcelona on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Birmingham to Barcelona?
Looking to extend your trip from Birmingham to Barcelona? Many Omio customers who go from Birmingham to Barcelona usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you're looking to explore Madrid, Paris or Valencia from Barcelona, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Birmingham to Barcelona one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average $50 (€40) one way.

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


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham (Coach Station)
Birmingham Moor Street
Birmingham New Street

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