There are 11 ways to get from Amsterdam to Barcelona by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Barcelona  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Barcelona (BCN) AMS - BCN

51€ - 233€

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Train to Rotterdam, fly to Barcelona  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Barcelona (BCN) RTM - BCN

68€ - 298€

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Barcelona  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Barcelona (BCN) EIN - BCN

67€ - 217€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Girona, bus  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Girona (GRO) AMS - GRO
  2. Take the bus from Girona-Aeroport to Barcelona Nord

83€ - 317€

Train to Brussels, fly to Barcelona  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Barcelona (BCN) BRU - BCN

102€ - 318€

Train to Rotterdam, fly to Girona, bus  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Girona (GRO) RTM - GRO
  3. Take the bus from Girona-Aeroport to Barcelona Nord

100€ - 362€

Train  •  11h 10m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Thalys
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants Tgv / ...

242€ - 470€

Train via Avignon  •  11h 20m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Avignon Tgv Thalys
  2. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Barcelona-Sants Ave

251€ - 502€

Bus via Amsterdam, Duivendrecht  •  25h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Barcelona Nord 530

67€ - 97€

Bus  •  27h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Barcelona

129€

Drive  •  14h 23m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Barcelona 1535.5 km

200€ - 300€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Barcelona is to bus via Amsterdam, Duivendrecht which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 25h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Barcelona is to fly which costs 50€ - 240€ and takes 5h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 10m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Barcelona is 1239 km. The road distance is 1535.5 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 11h 10m and costs 240€ - 470€.

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

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Amsterdam to Barcelona train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5h 5m and costs 50€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 240€ - 470€ and takes 11h 10m, you could also bus via Amsterdam, Duivendrecht, which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 25h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 1239 km
  • Duration: 5h 5m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Barcelona, Spain?

KLM, Transavia Holland and nine other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Barcelona via Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud in around 11h 10m.

Airlines
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 300€
Flights from Rotterdam to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Flights from Eindhoven to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 440€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Girona
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Flights from Rotterdam to Girona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 320€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 290€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Barcelona via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 290€
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Barcelona via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 470€
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 230€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 26€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 26€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
15€ - 21€
1st Class
24€ - 35€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
180€ - 390€
Website
Thalys
Standard
180€ - 260€
Comfort
200€ - 260€
Premium
290€ - 390€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
200€ - 440€
Website
Thalys
Standard
200€ - 280€
Comfort
220€ - 290€
Premium
320€ - 440€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Avignon Tgv to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators
Barcelona Bus, S.L.
Phone
+34 972 35 04 87
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Girona-Aeroport to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Barcelona Bus, S.L.
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 Girona Airport to Barcelona, Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sagales
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Eurolines FR
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Amsterdam to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
26h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
127€
Schedules at
starbus.es

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Barcelona is 1535 km. It takes approximately 14h 23m to drive from Amsterdam to Barcelona.

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Level, Lufthansa, Transavia Holland and two other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 2573+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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