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There are 7 ways to get from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, rideshare or car

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Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Barcelona (BCN) BER - BCN

€40 - €189

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Fly from Berlin Tegel  •  9h 58m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Barcelona (BCN) TXL - BCN

€53 - €168

Train  •  17h 34m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants Tgv

€274 - €406

Bus  •  30h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Frankfurt central train station N13
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt central train station to Barcelona N1720

€90 - €116

Train, bus  •  40h 28m

  1. Take the train from Berlin-Lichtenberg to Kuestrin-Kietz Re
  2. Take the train from Kostrzyn to Gorzow Wielkopolski R / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gorzów Wielkopolski to Barcelona

Rideshare  •  21h 38m

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Barcelone 1862.4 km

€60

Drive  •  16h 22m

  1. Drive from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona 1867.7 km

€200 - €300

Alexanderplatz to Barcelona by walk and train

The journey time between Alexanderplatz and Barcelona is around 22h 57m and covers a distance of around 2244 km. The fastest journey normally takes 19h 44m. Operated by BVG, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Alexanderplatz to Barcelona service departs from Alexanderplatz and arrives in Barcelona-Sants. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
22h 57m
Fastest journey time:
19h 44m
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€274
Carbon emissions:
118 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:38
Last service departs at:
21:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alexanderplatz to Barcelona walk and train schedules

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona is to rideshare, which costs €60 and takes 21h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona is to fly which costs €40 - €190 and takes 5h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Barcelona via Frankfurt central train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Berlin Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Paris Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 34m.

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The distance between Alexanderplatz and Barcelona is 1500 km. The road distance is 1867.7 km.

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The best way to get from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 17h 34m and costs €270 - €410.

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It takes approximately 5h 38m to get from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Alexanderplatz to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin Alexanderplatz station.

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Alexanderplatz to Barcelona train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5h 38m and costs €40 - €190. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €270 - €410 and takes 17h 34m, you could also bus, which costs €90 - €120 and takes 30h 1m.

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  • Distance: 1500.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 38m

What companies run services between Alexanderplatz, Germany and Barcelona, Spain?

easyJet, Vueling Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona via S+U Alexanderplatz, Berlin Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Paris l'Est, Paris Nord, and Paris Gare De Lyon in around 17h 34m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €390
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €390
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €350
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €370
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €120
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €250
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Munich, Basel
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Munich, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€80 - €380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€28 - €180
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €180
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €180
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €390
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €390
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Munich, Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €220
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€90 - €120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€90 - €110
1st Class
€100 - €120
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
renfe-sncf.com
NEB
Phone
030 396011-344
Email
info@neb.de
Website
neb.de
Train from Berlin-Lichtenberg to Kuestrin-Kietz
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
NEB
Polregio
Phone
(+48) 22 439 6052
Email
info@p-r.com.pl
Website
polregio.pl
Train from Kostrzyn to Gorzow Wielkopolski
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
Polregio
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Kostrzyn to Gorzow Wielkopolski
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €14
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €10
1st Class
€10 - €14
Arriva PL
Phone
56 660 89 33
Website
arriva.pl
Train from Kostrzyn to Gorzow Wielkopolski
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Arriva PLArriva PL
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Frankfurt central train station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt central train station to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
21h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Alexanderplatz to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Barcelona station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Alexanderplatz to Barcelona is 1868 km. It takes approximately 16h 22m to drive from Alexanderplatz to Barcelona.

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Vueling Airlines, easyJet, Eurowings and four other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Alexanderplatz and Barcelona. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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