There are 11 ways to get from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by plane, train, bus, subway, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly to London Heathrow  •  4h 40m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Heathrow (LHR) BCN - LHR

£70 - £140

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Fly to London Luton, bus  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Luton (LTN) BCN - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3

£38 - £180

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Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6h 6m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Gatwick (LGW) BCN - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£52 - £306

Fly to London Stansted, subway, train  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Stansted (STN) BCN - STN
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3

£72 - £196

Fly to Southend, train  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Southend (SEN) BCN - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

£68 - £261

Train  •  11h 8m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£182 - £433

Train via Lyon  •  12h 27m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£233 - £454

Bus  •  24h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine N1131 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport > Coquelles - France > Coquelles - UK > London - Victoria Coach Station / ...

£44 - £126

Bus via Lille  •  24h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Gare de Lille Europe
  2. Take the bus from Lille to London - Victoria Coach Station Paris centre - Bercy > Lille > Londres / ...

£128 - £146

Drive, car ferry  •  16h 48m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Dieppe
  2. Take the car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

£156 - £270

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  14h 20m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

£290 - £363

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to fly and bus which costs 40€ - 210€ and takes 6h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to fly which costs 75€ - 160€ and takes 4h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, there are services departing from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord and arriving at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 station via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord and King's Cross St. Pancras station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 8m.

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The distance between Barcelona and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 712 miles.

The best way to get from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to train which takes 11h 8m and costs 200€ - 490€.

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It takes approximately 4h 40m to get from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord station.

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Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to fly which takes 4h 40m and costs 75€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 200€ - 490€ and takes 11h 8m, you could also bus, which costs 45€ - 140€ and takes 24h 11m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 712 miles
  • Duration: 4h 40m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

British Airways, Air France and seven other airlines fly from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, London St Pancras Eurostar, and King's Cross St. Pancras station in around 11h 8m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £220
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £220
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £220
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £220
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £440
Flights from Barcelona to Southend
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £270
Flights from Barcelona to Southend via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £200
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£90 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£90 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£90 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to Southend via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Barcelona to Southend via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£60 - £260
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £380
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£240 - £600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£200 - £310
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£250 - £480
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
TfL Rail
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
London Overground
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£55 - £80
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£100 - £320
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£280 - £320
Standard
£100 - £130
Standard Premier
£140 - £190
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£170 - £340
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£300 - £340
Standard
£170 - £210
Standard Premier
£220 - £280
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to London
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Barcelona Nord - Bus Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£25 - £35
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Lille to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
Blablabus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona Nord - Bus Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Website
alsa.com
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£115
Schedules at
starbus.es
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 Lille, Europe to London
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £60
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£25
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£12
2-bed inside cabin
£40 - £60

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at London - Victoria Coach Station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 1h behind Barcelona. It is currently 4:49 AM in Barcelona and 3:49 AM in London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Barcelona to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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KLM, Lufthansa, Air France and British Airways offer flights from Barcelona Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 6779+ hotels available in London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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