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from Budapest to Barcelona

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

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

06:00AMBudapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h40 08:40AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$621One-way
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06:00AMBudapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h40 08:40AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$621One-way
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04:45PMBudapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h35 07:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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05:35PMBudapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport5h20 10:55PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$2231One-way
05:50AMBudapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport5h35 11:25AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$2231One-way

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Travel Information from Budapest to Barcelona

distanceDistance929 miles (1498 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$21 - $99
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $21 (€17) • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $21 (€17) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Travel 929 miles (1498 km) by bus or flight to Barcelona from Budapest. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Budapest to Barcelona.

How to get from Budapest to Barcelona

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Budapest to Barcelona, 100,00% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Budapest to Barcelona, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Barcelona, Spain from Budapest, Hungary?

International travel from Budapest, Hungary to Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Hungary?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

What measures do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22; 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 Budapest and Barcelona.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Budapest, Hungary from Barcelona, Spain?

The restriction level for your return to Budapest, Hungary from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Budapest from Barcelona restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Hungary:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

You should observe these safety measures in Hungary 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 Hungary was last checked on 1/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Budapest from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Budapest to Barcelona?

There are 2 travel options from Budapest to Barcelona: bus or flight.

What is the cheapest way from Budapest to Barcelona?

The cheapest way to go to Barcelona from Budapest is by taking a flight, which costs on average $21 (€17).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:

A flight is generally $78 (€65) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $99 (€82) from Budapest to Barcelona.

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

The fastest way from Budapest to Barcelona is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 35 min.

There are alternative travel options to Barcelona that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Barcelona by bus can take on average 30 h 35 min.

What is the distance from Budapest to Barcelona?

The distance is approximately 929 miles (1498 km) from Budapest to Barcelona.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) to Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Most travelers take a flight from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport to Barcelona El Prat Airport.

Which travel companies can take me from Budapest to Barcelona?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Barcelona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Budapest to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $99 (€82).
  • Ryanair can get you to Barcelona by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from Budapest to Barcelona for $21 (€17) on Omio.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Barcelona from Budapest ends?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Budapest 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 Budapest and Barcelona itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Barcelona and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I purchase tickets between Budapest and Barcelona online for the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $99 (€82) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $21 (€17) one way.

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