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There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Lübeck by plane, train, taxi, 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.

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Fly to Hamburg, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Hamburg (HAM) BCN - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$50 - $252

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Fly to Rostock, train  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rostock (RLG) BCN - RLG
  2. Take the train from Güstrow, Bahnhof to Lübeck, Hauptbahnhof

$231 - $812

Train  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$441 - $566

Taxi, train  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barcelona to Malgrat de Mar
  2. Take the train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants R1
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  6. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  7. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  8. Take a taxi from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck

$621 - $826

Bus Eurolines DE  •  33 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona - Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord to Nürnberg - Hauptbahn
  2. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Lübeck N05

$124 - $223

Bus Eurolines FR  •  37 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Nord to Bordeaux
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Lübeck

$233 - $336

Drive  •  16 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Lübeck 1171.5 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs 40€ - 220€ and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs 40€ - 220€ and takes 6 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Barcelona - Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord and arriving at Lübeck via Nuremberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris-Nord, Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 43 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Lübeck is 1525 km. The road distance is 1874.4 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Lübeck without a car is to train which takes 16 h 43 min and costs 380€ - 500€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Barcelona to Lübeck, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Lübeck bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Barcelona Nord station.

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Barcelona to Lübeck train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Barcelona Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Lübeck is to train which takes 16 h 43 min and costs 380€ - 500€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 200€ and takes 33 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Lübeck.
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  • Distance: 953.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

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

You can take a train from Barcelona to Lübeck via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Paris-Nord, Köln Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 16 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Lübeck via Nuremberg in around 33 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Rostock via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Rostock via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rostock via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Rostock via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Rostock via Zurich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rostock via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Güstrow, Bahnhof to Lübeck, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $140
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $100
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Barcelona - Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord to Nürnberg - Hauptbahn
Ave. Duration
22 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
eurolines.de
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nuremberg to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
26 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Barcelona to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
IMET
Phone
+34 932 23 51 51
Website
taxi.amb.cat
Taxi Class
Phone
+34 933 07 07 07
Website
taxiclassrent.com
Taxis Barcelona 24 Hora
Phone
+34 930 13 01 06
Website
taxidebarcelona.net
Radio taxi 033
Phone
+34 933 03 30 33
Website
radiotaxi033.com

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Barcelona to Lübeck bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Lübeck station.

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Barcelona to Lübeck train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Lübeck Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Lübeck is 1874 km. It takes approximately 16 h 45 min to drive from Barcelona to Lübeck.

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Vueling Airlines, KLM, Air France and four other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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There are 1717+ hotels available in Lübeck. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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