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Duration 26h 49m
Distance 1139 km
Average price 287€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between London and Barcelona takes 26h 49m and the fastest train takes 25h 31m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from London 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. London St Pancras Eurostar
  2. Paris Gare De Lyon
  3. Barcelona
10h 7m
204€ - 469€

London to Barcelona train times

Trains run six times a week between London King's Cross and Barcelona. The service departs London King's Cross at 12:24 in the afternoon, which arrives into Barcelona at 16:53. All services require a transfer, and take on average 26h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from London to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Paris Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 7m.

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The distance between London and Barcelona is 1139 km.

London to Barcelona train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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

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Barcelona is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 4:21 AM in London and 5:21 AM in Barcelona.

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