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Duration 26h 14m
Distance 1177 km
Average price 390€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Bristol and Barcelona takes 26h 14m and the fastest train takes 25h 30m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Bristol to Barcelona. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bristol Temple Meads
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Paris Gare De Lyon
  4. Barcelona
13h 7m
247€ - 534€

Bristol to Barcelona train times

Trains run six times a week between Bristol and Barcelona. The service departs Bristol at 14:23 in the afternoon, which arrives into Barcelona at 16:53. All services require a transfer, and take on average 26h 14m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Paddington, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 7m.

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The distance between Bristol and Barcelona is 1177 km.

Bristol to Barcelona train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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Bristol to Barcelona train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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Barcelona is 1h ahead of Bristol. It is currently 2:17 AM in Bristol and 3:17 AM in Barcelona.

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