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from Glasgow to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Glasgow to Barcelona on Dec 8 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:50AMGlasgow International Airport5h40 04:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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09:50AMGlasgow International Airport5h40 04:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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08:40AMGlasgow International Airport6h50 04:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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09:50AMGlasgow International Airport7h35 06:25PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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06:40AMGlasgow International Airport6h45 02:25PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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Travel Information between Glasgow and Barcelona

distanceDistance1039 miles (1675 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $47 (€39) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 1039 miles (1675 km) between Glasgow and Barcelona. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Glasgow to Barcelona.

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Travel from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Barcelona.
Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Glasgow and Barcelona?

Travel between Glasgow, 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 Glasgow?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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 12/7/21. 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 Glasgow and Barcelona.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Glasgow, United Kingdom from Barcelona, Spain?

The current restriction level for returning to Glasgow, United Kingdom from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Glasgow, United Kingdom from Barcelona, Spain?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Glasgow from Barcelona?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Glasgow, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/6/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Glasgow from Barcelona here.

How do I reach Barcelona from Glasgow?

You can get from Glasgow to Barcelona by flight.

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

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

How far is Barcelona from Glasgow?

Barcelona is approximately 1039 miles (1675 km) away from Glasgow.

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

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

  • Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona most often leave from Glasgow International Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
Which travel operators can get me to Barcelona from Glasgow?

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

  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to Barcelona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair Glasgow to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $47 (€39).
Is it possible to travel directly from Glasgow to Barcelona?

Yes, there is a direct service from Glasgow to Barcelona:

  • You'll find direct flights with.

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.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Glasgow and Barcelona ends?
Your trip from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Barcelona tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Barcelona today!
How early should I book Glasgow to Barcelona tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing $47 (€39) one way on average.

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

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