There are 9 ways to get from Barcelona to Ireland by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry 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 Barcelona to Dublin  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Dublin (DUB) BCN - DUB

$51 - $331

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Fly Barcelona to Cork  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Cork (ORK) BCN - ORK

$67 - $334

Train to Girona, fly to Dublin  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
  2. Fly from Girona (GRO) to Dublin (DUB) GRO - DUB

$62 - $1,436

Train to Reus, fly to Dublin  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Camp de Tarragona
  2. Fly from Reus (REU) to Dublin (DUB) REU - DUB

$103 - $642

Train, bus and ferry  •  23 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Avignon TGV Ave
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to London St. Pancras International
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$317 - $872

Train, bus and ferry via Lyon Part Dieu  •  25 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to London St. Pancras International
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$258 - $654

Bus, train, car ferry  •  28 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Lille
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$378 - $570

Bus, bus and ferry  •  35 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Paris City Center - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris - Roissy CDG Airport to London
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$84 - $119

Drive, car ferry  •  32 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Cherbourg
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

$217 - $346

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Ireland is to fly which costs 40€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Ireland is to fly which takes 5 h 29 min and costs 40€ - 290€.

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The distance between Barcelona and Ireland is 1487 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Barcelona to Ireland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Barcelona City Center and arriving at Dublin via Paris City Center - Bercy, Paris - Roissy CDG Airport and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 57 min.

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What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Ireland?

Vueling Airlines, Aer Lingus and eight other airlines fly from Barcelona to Swords hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Cork via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Girona to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Girona to Dublin via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Girona to Dublin via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Girona to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Girona to Dublin via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Girona to Dublin via Hahn
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Reus to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Reus to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Reus to Dublin via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Reus to Dublin via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Reus to Dublin via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Cork
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Barcelona to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Cork via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Cork
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Avignon TGV to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$170 - $650
Premier
$430 - $700
Train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$140 - $490
Premier
$350 - $600
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $170
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Train from London Euston to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Lille
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$121
Schedules at
starbus.es
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris - Roissy CDG Airport to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$80 - $90
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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