There are 12 ways to get from Barcelona to Portsmouth by plane, train, taxi, car train, car, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6 h 44 min

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

$67 - $252

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  25 h 16 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 Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Old Portsmouth, University 030

$66 - $93

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Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Heathrow (LHR) BCN - LHR
  2. Take the train from Woking to Portsmouth & Southsea

$90 - $312

Fly to London Luton, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Luton (LTN) BCN - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea

$81 - $273

Fly to London Stansted, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to London Stansted (STN) BCN - STN
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea

$86 - $280

Fly 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 Portsmouth & Southsea

$127 - $307

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Birmingham (BHX) BCN - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea

$124 - $351

Train  •  13 h 55 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 Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea

$254 - $655

Taxi, train, Eurotunnel, drive  •  15 h 29 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 Portsmouth

$584 - $666

Train, bus, car ferry  •  17 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Ouistreham
  3. Take the car ferry from Caen-Ouistreham to Portsmouth

$256 - $353

Bus FlixBus  •  28 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Paris, Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700
  3. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Old Portsmouth, University 030

$100 - $162

Drive, car ferry  •  15 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Cherbourg
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth

$206 - $339

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Portsmouth is to bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 25 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Portsmouth is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 6 h 44 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Portsmouth is 1076 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Barcelona to Portsmouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Portsmouth. However, there are services departing from Barcelona City Center and arriving at Old Portsmouth, University via Paris City Center - Bercy, Paris - Roissy CDG Airport and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 16 min.

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

You can take a train from Barcelona to Portsmouth via Lyon Part Dieu, Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, London St. Pancras International, Euston Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 13 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Portsmouth via Paris City Center - Bercy, Paris - Roissy CDG Airport, London, and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 25 h 16 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via A Coruna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to London Luton via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
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 Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Jerez
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to London Stansted via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $210
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 Barcelona to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
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 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
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
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $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
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
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Woking to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
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
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
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
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Ouistreham
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Ouibus
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
$16 - $22
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
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 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Caen-Ouistreham to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$35 - $45
Car
$75 - $110
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$60 - $85
Other operators
Taxi from Barcelona to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
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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