How to travel from Bristol to Barcelona

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Travel Information from Bristol to Barcelona

distanceDistance729 miles (1176 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $75
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $2 (€2) • 28 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $75 (€67) • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Travel 729 miles (1176 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Bristol and Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bristol to Barcelona.

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FAQs

Travel from Bristol, United Kingdom to Barcelona, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Barcelona from Bristol restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Barcelona, Spain from Bristol?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Bristol and Barcelona closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Bristol, United Kingdom from Spain is: Unrestricted.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Bristol, United Kingdom was last verified on 11/6/22. 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 Bristol from Barcelona.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Bristol and Barcelona. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Barcelona from Bristol is by taking a bus, which costs on average $2 (€2).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:

A bus is $73 (€65) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Bristol to Barcelona costing on average $75 (€67).

A bus is $3 (€3) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Bristol to Barcelona costing on average $6 (€5).

The fastest way to get to Barcelona from Bristol is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h.

Other travel options to Barcelona can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 28 h 35 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Barcelona by train can take on average 17 h 29 min.

The distance from Bristol to Barcelona is approximately 729 miles (1176 km).

The average frequency per day from Bristol to Barcelona is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Bristol to Barcelona as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Bristol, City Centre and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Bristol Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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

  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to Barcelona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair Bristol to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $75 (€67).
Your trip from Bristol to Barcelona doesn't have to end in Barcelona. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you’d like to add Madrid, Paris or Valencia to your Bristol to Barcelona tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Barcelona today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $75 (€67) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $6 (€5) one way on average.

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

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