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from Hamburg to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

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

03:00PMHamburg Airport2h30 05:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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06:00PMHamburg Airport14h55 08:55AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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06:15AMHamburg Airport5h55 12:10PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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06:00AMHamburg Airport5h25 11:25AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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07:00AMHamburg Airport6h45 01:45PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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Travel Information from Hamburg to Barcelona

distanceDistance915 miles (1475 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$146 - $214
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $146 (€122) • 35 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $214 (€179) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling or Flixbus

Travel 915 miles (1475 km) by flight or bus between Hamburg and Barcelona. 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $146 (€122). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Vueling or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Hamburg to Barcelona.

Travel Tips

Travel from Hamburg 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 Hamburg to Barcelona.
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Barcelona, Spain from Hamburg, Germany?

International travel from Hamburg, Germany to Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Germany?

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

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

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 12/7/21; 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 to Barcelona from Hamburg.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Hamburg, Germany from Barcelona, Spain due to COVID-19?

The restriction level for your return to Hamburg, Germany from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Hamburg from Barcelona restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany 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 Germany was last checked on 12/6/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Hamburg from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Barcelona from Hamburg?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Hamburg and Barcelona. You can take a flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Barcelona from Hamburg?

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Barcelona is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $146 (€122) compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

A bus is $68 (€57) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Hamburg to Barcelona costing on average $214 (€179).

What is the quickest way from Hamburg to Barcelona?

The quickest way to travel between Hamburg and Barcelona is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 35 h 15 min   on average.

How far is Barcelona from Hamburg?

Barcelona is approximately 915 miles (1475 km) away from Hamburg.

Where do I depart from Hamburg? Where do I arrive in Barcelona?

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

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Hamburg Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Most travelers take a bus from Hamburg Hbf to Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
Which travel companies can get me from Hamburg to Barcelona?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Hamburg to Barcelona:

  • You can go to Barcelona from Hamburg by plane with Vueling. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $214 (€179) with Vueling from Hamburg to Barcelona on Omio.
  • You can go to Barcelona from Hamburg by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $146 (€122) with Flixbus from Hamburg to Barcelona on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Hamburg to Barcelona?

Yes, there are direct services available from Hamburg to Barcelona with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flights with Vueling.
  • You can book a direct bus with.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Barcelona from Hamburg ends?
Your trip from Hamburg 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 Hamburg 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 Hamburg to Barcelona tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Hamburg 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 $214 (€179) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing $146 (€122) one way on average.

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