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There are 13 ways to get from Barcelona to Oxford by plane, train, bus, taxi, car train, car, bus and ferry or car ferry

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 London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Heathrow (LHR) BCN - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$123 - $382

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Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  7 h 15 min

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

$74 - $297

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Fly to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Birmingham (BHX) BCN - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Oxford

$77 - $272

Fly to London Luton, bus, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Luton (LTN) BCN - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$79 - $281

Fly to Bristol, train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bristol (BRS) BCN - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway

$114 - $284

Fly to London Stansted, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Stansted (STN) BCN - STN
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$90 - $301

Fly to East Midlands, train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to East Midlands (EMA) BCN - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Oxford

$95 - $646

Train  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$320 - $531

Taxi, train, Eurotunnel, drive  •  15 h 31 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 Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to Oxford

$578 - $661

Train, bus  •  18 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to London
  3. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates X90

$252 - $290

Bus, bus and ferry  •  24 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Lille
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane X90

$188 - $224

Bus  •  27 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Paris, Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London
  3. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates X90

$121 - $200

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Dieppe
  2. Take the car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to Oxford

$201 - $354

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Oxford is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 240€ and takes 6 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Oxford is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 340€ and takes 6 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane via Lille and Victoria, Green Line Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 18 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Oxford is 1182 km.

The best way to get from Barcelona to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 11 h 21 min and costs 270€ - 470€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Barcelona to Oxford, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Oxford is to train which takes 11 h 21 min and costs 270€ - 470€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 180€ and takes 27 h.

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

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Barcelona to Oxford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane station.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 738.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Oxford via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Baker Street station, and London Marylebone in around 11 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Oxford via Paris, Paris, London, and Victoria, Green Line Coach Station in around 27 h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $1,100
Flights from Barcelona to East Midlands via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to East Midlands via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $45
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Derby to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
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 Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
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 Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
Eurostar
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
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Luton Airport to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.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 Paris City Centre - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Lille
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120
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 Barcelona to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80
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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Oxford is 1 h behind Barcelona. It is currently 11:05 PM in Barcelona and 10:05 PM in Oxford.

Vueling Airlines, Air France, Iberia and three other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 527+ hotels available in Oxford. Prices start at $84 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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