How to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona

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from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona

How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

BlaBlaCar Bus
07:00AM23h25
Frankfurt am Main
06:25AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
$1061One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
07:00AM23h25
Frankfurt am Main
06:25AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
$1061One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Lufthansa
09:50AM2h05
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
11:55AMBarcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
$4821One-way
0 transfers
Other options
BlaBlaCar Bus
12:00PM21h55
Frankfurt am Main
09:55AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
$1261One-way
1 transfer
BlaBlaCar Bus
10:50PM24h55
Frankfurt am Main
11:45PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
$1601One-way
1 transfer
ITA
05:55PM5h20
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
11:15PMBarcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
$4241One-way
1 transfer
ITA
11:40AM11h35
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
11:15PMBarcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
$4241One-way
1 transfer
Air Serbia
09:50AM10h00
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
07:50PMBarcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
$4441One-way
1 transfer

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Travel Information to Barcelona from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance678 miles (1093 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$74 - $223
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $74 (€65) • 19 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $203 (€177) • 2 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Lufthansa or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 678 miles (1093 km) between Frankfurt am Main and Barcelona. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus, Lufthansa or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona.

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You can travel by travel to Barcelona from Frankfurt am Main with Brussels Airlines, Ryanair and FlixBus. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Travel 678 miles (1093 km) between Frankfurt am Main and Barcelona comfortably with AVE, the high-speed travel from Spain’s national railroad company, Renfe. As an official travel partner of Renfe AVE, we show you all the AVE travel schedules and the best deals for the Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona journey so you can spend more time enjoying your vacation. Simply check the AVE travel times and tickets for the route, including the Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets, and book cheap AVE tickets to Barcelona from Frankfurt am Main. Renfe also offers discount cards that you can add when buying your tickets with Omio, such as the + Renfe Youth 50 Card and the Gold Card.

AVE travel connect the most important cities in the country in just a few hours and offer a multitude of schedules throughout the day for greater comfort and flexibility. The AVE is undoubtedly Renfe's most popular travel; with its high speed of up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, AVE is one of the fastest travel in the entire world. All AVE travel have a restaurant, bathroom, WiFi and entertainment on board.

    BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French travel company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long travel journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.

        FAQs: Travel from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona

        FAQs: 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 Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona.
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        There are 3 options to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona including taking a train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to go to Barcelona from Frankfurt am Main is by taking a bus, which costs on average $74 (€65).

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona:

        Taking a bus costs $128 (€112) less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of $203 (€177).

        A bus is $149 (€130) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona costing on average $223 (€195).

        The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 5 min.

        There are alternative travel options to Barcelona that take longer:

        Bus takes 19 h 25 min on average.

        Train takes 22 h 42 min on average.

        The Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona distance is around 678 miles (1093 km).

        The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona is:

        • Around 1 bus per day.
        • 1 train per day.

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

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona:

        • Buses mostly depart from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Frankfurt (Terminal 1 - Busbahnhof) and arrive in Barcelona, Pl. Universitat.
        • Flights mostly leave from Frankfurt am Main Airport and tend to arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
        • Trains mostly depart from Frankfurt am Main Flughafen and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

        The following travel companies offer services from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona:

        • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Eurolines Deutschland, Infobus, Sindbad or Movelia for buses to Barcelona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for BlaBlaCar Bus Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $74 (€65).
        • Lufthansa, Ryanair, Malta Air, KLM, Air France, Air Europa, Air Nostrum, SWISS, Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa Cityline (2), Alitalia, Transavia Airlines, Air Serbia, KLM Cityhopper, Air Dolomiti or Iberia can get you to Barcelona by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Air Nostrum from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona for $128 (€112) on Omio.
        • SNCF | TGV INOUI, TGV INOUI, SNCF ICE, TGV, AVE, Renfe AVE INT, SNCF Intercités, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Deutsche Bahn can get you to Barcelona by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona for $223 (€195) on Omio.

        Yes, there are direct routes from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona with the following travel companies:

        • You can find 1 direct bus per day to Barcelona with FlixBus.

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

        Omio customers who travel from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona often also extend their vacation to go to Madrid, Paris, Valencia, Seville or Zaragoza. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Barcelona and these popular destinations at a great price.
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