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There are 10 ways to get from Antwerp to Barcelona by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Brussels to Barcelona  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Barcelona (BCN) BRU - BCN

$51 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Antwerp to Paris Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Barcelona City Centre Ouibus

$47 - $72

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Shuttle to Charleroi, fly to Barcelona  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Crowne Plaza Antwerpen to Charleroi Airport
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Barcelona (BCN) CRL - BCN

$80 - $337

Train to Rotterdam, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 19 min

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

$64 - $347

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Barcelona (BCN) AMS - BCN

$75 - $278

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 45 min

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

$69 - $329

Shuttle to Charleroi, fly to Girona, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Crowne Plaza Antwerpen to Charleroi Airport
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Girona (GRO) CRL - GRO
  3. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona Sants

$72 - $341

Train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv

$299 - $359

Bus Starbus  •  21 h

  1. Take the bus from Antwerpen to Barcelona N781

$85 - $140

Drive  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Antwerp to Barcelona 859.1 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Barcelona is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 21 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Antwerp to Barcelona is to fly which costs 45€ - 190€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Antwerpen and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Antwerp to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Antwerpen-Centraal and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Paris Nord RER and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 39 min.

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The distance between Antwerp and Barcelona is 1107 km. The road distance is 1374.6 km.

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The best way to get from Antwerp to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 9 h 39 min and costs 260€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Antwerp to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Antwerp to Barcelona bus services, operated by Starbus, depart from Antwerpen station.

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Antwerp to Barcelona train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Antwerpen-Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Antwerp to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5 h 13 min and costs 45€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 260€ - 320€ and takes 9 h 39 min, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 21 h.

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  • Distance: 691.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 13 min

What companies run services between Antwerp, Belgium and Barcelona, Spain?

Brussels Airlines, Vueling Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Antwerp to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Antwerp to Barcelona via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 9 h 39 min.

Airlines
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rotterdam to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Eindhoven to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Amsterdam to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona via Turin
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Charleroi to Girona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Amsterdam to Barcelona via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
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 Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Breda
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $29
1st Class
$41 - $43
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$95 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $180
Bus operators
My Super Shuttle
Email
info@mysupershuttle.be
Website
mysupershuttle.be
Shuttle from Crowne Plaza Antwerpen to Charleroi Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
mysupershuttle.be
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Antwerpen to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$134
Schedules at
starbus.es
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Antwerp to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Antwerp to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Barcelona City Centre
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Antwerp to Barcelona bus services, operated by Starbus, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Antwerp to Barcelona train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Antwerp to Barcelona is 1375 km. It takes approximately 12 h 51 min to drive from Antwerp to Barcelona.

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easyJet, Swiss, Brussels Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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Book your Antwerp to Barcelona bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 3443+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Antwerp to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 31 min and costs 17€ - 20€.

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