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

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Recommended option

Fly Barcelona to Bristol, train  •  7 h 46 min

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

$132 - $337

Cheapest option

Bus  •  28 h 45 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 from London Victoria Coach Station to Plymouth

$75 - $105

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Fly Barcelona to Exeter, train  •  8 h 53 min

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

$104 - $421

Fly Barcelona to Newquay, train  •  10 h 29 min

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

$119 - $496

Fly Barcelona to Cardiff, train  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Cardiff (CWL) BCN - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth

$169 - $599

Train to Girona, fly to Bristol, train  •  8 h 25 min

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

$133 - $472

Fly Barcelona to London Heathrow, train  •  8 h 56 min

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

$214 - $537

Fly Barcelona to London Gatwick, train  •  10 h 4 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 - $442

Train  •  15 h 51 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 train from London Paddington to Plymouth

$349 - $834

Train, bus, car ferry  •  29 h 56 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

$167 - $490

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 20 min

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

$168 - $510

Bus, car ferry  •  34 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Nord to Bordeaux
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Quimper
  3. Take the bus from Quimper Gare Routière to Roscoff Ferry 60
  4. Take the car ferry from Roscoff to Plymouth

$162 - $303

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

$412 - $521

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Plymouth is to bus which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 28 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Plymouth is to fly and train which takes 7 h 46 min and costs 110€ - 290€.

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The distance between Barcelona and Plymouth is 1111 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to get from Barcelona to Plymouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Plymouth. However, there are services departing from Barcelona City Center and arriving at Plymouth via Paris City Center - Bercy, Paris - Roissy CDG Airport and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 45 min.

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

You can take a train from Barcelona to Plymouth via Lyon Part Dieu, Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 15 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Plymouth via Paris City Center - Bercy, Paris - Roissy CDG Airport, London, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 28 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Barcelona to Cardiff via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Barcelona to Cardiff via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Cardiff via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Alicante
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Exeter via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Barcelona to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Flights from Girona to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Girona to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via Cork
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Newquay via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
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
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Girona to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from London Paddington to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
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.

Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Bilbao-Abando
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
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
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
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
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
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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 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
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Bordeaux to Quimper
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
isilines.com
Viaoo 29
Website
viaoo29.fr
Bus from Quimper Gare Routière to Roscoff Ferry
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
viaoo29.fr
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
$85 - $390
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$85 - $120
Car
$270 - $390
Car ferry from Roscoff to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$35 - $45
Car
$75 - $120

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