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There are 14 ways to get from Barcelona to Plymouth by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, car or car train

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 Barcelona to Exeter, train  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Exeter (EXT) BCN - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth

$102 - $421

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Bus  •  32 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Centre to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way M6

$86 - $147

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Fly Barcelona to Bristol, train  •  8 h 17 min

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

$134 - $339

Fly Barcelona to Newquay, train  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Newquay (NQY) BCN - NQY
  2. Take the train from Newquay to Plymouth

$88 - $346

Fly Barcelona to London Heathrow, train  •  9 h 5 min

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

$213 - $537

Fly Barcelona to Birmingham, train  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Birmingham (BHX) BCN - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth

$130 - $387

Fly Barcelona to London Gatwick, train  •  10 h 10 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 Plymouth

$160 - $437

Fly Barcelona to London Luton, bus, train  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Luton (LTN) BCN - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Paddington Rail Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Plymouth

$164 - $437

Train to Toulouse, fly to Bristol, train  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Bristol (BRS) TLS - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth

$192 - $431

Train  •  13 h 55 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 Paddington to Plymouth

$405 - $691

Bus, bus and ferry  •  28 h 55 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 London Victoria Coach Station to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way M6

$193 - $254

Train, bus, car ferry  •  30 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Bilbao-Abando A
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander
  3. Take the car ferry from Santander to Plymouth

$175 - $481

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Santander
  2. Take the car ferry from Santander to Plymouth

$163 - $480

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Plymouth

$409 - $518

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Plymouth is to bus which costs 75€ - 130€ and takes 32 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Plymouth is to fly and train which costs 110€ - 300€ and takes 8 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Plymouth station. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way via Lille and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 55 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Plymouth is 1111 km.

The best way to get from Barcelona to Plymouth without a car is to train which takes 13 h 55 min and costs 350€ - 600€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 30 min to get from Barcelona to Plymouth, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Plymouth bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Barcelona City Centre station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Plymouth is to train which takes 13 h 55 min and costs 350€ - 600€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ - 130€ and takes 32 h 25 min.

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There is no direct flight from Barcelona Airport to Exeter Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Barcelona to Plymouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Plymouth.
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  • Distance: 694.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from Barcelona to Plymouth via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, and London Paddington in around 13 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Plymouth via Paris City Centre - Bercy, London, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 32 h 25 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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 Birmingham via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
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
Monday and 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 Toulouse to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
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 50 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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
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
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via Alicante
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via Cork
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
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
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Toulouse to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Train from London Paddington to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
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 Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Barcelona Sants to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
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
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
Train from Barcelona Sants to Bilbao-Abando
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Eurostar
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Paddington Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $25
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
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120
Schedules at
starbus.es
Megabus UK
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
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 Barcelona City Centre to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Santander to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$80 - $110
Car
$250 - $360

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Plymouth is 1 h behind Barcelona. It is currently 3:13 PM in Barcelona and 2:13 PM in Plymouth.

Aer Lingus, Transavia Holland, Jet2.com and six other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Exeter Airport.

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There are 731+ hotels available in Plymouth. 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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