There are 12 ways to get from Barcelona to Scotland by plane, train, bus, car, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly Barcelona to Edinburgh  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Edinburgh (EDI) BCN - EDI

$56 - $319

11 alternative options

Fly Barcelona to Glasgow  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Glasgow (GLA) BCN - GLA

$65 - $376

Fly Barcelona to Glasgow/Prestwick, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) BCN - PIK
  2. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street

$57 - $346

Train to Girona, fly to Glasgow  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
  2. Fly from Girona (GRO) to Glasgow (GLA) GRO - GLA

$77 - $537

Fly Barcelona to Newcastle, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Newcastle (NCL) BCN - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh

$97 - $467

Train to Girona, fly to Edinburgh  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
  2. Fly from Girona (GRO) to Edinburgh (EDI) GRO - EDI

$68 - $640

Train  •  15 h 31 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 Euston to Glasgow Central

$541 - $881

Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe Tgv
  3. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$516 - $806

Bus Ouibus  •  33 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Paris City Center - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to London
  3. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Buchanan Bus Station M11

$92 - $168

Bus Starbus  •  35 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Manchester
  3. Take the bus from Manchester to Glasgow

$201 - $253

Drive, car ferry  •  22 h 41 min

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

$301 - $484

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  20 h 26 min

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

$462 - $591

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Scotland?

Norwegian Air International, Vueling Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Barcelona to Edinburgh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Glasgow via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 15 h 31 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow/Prestwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow/Prestwick via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $650
Flights from Girona to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Girona to Glasgow via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Girona to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Barcelona to Newcastle via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Barcelona to Newcastle via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Girona to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Barcelona to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Girona to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,300
Flights from Girona to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Girona to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $8,500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Newcastle via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Edinburgh via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
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
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $240
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$210 - $240
1st Class
$280 - $420
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $250
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$200 - $300
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$130 - $180
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
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
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
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
Ouibus
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $27
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
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$127
Schedules at
starbus.es
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Manchester
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $45
Car
$60 - $90

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Barcelona to Scotland?

The distance between Barcelona and Scotland is 1771 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Scotland?

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Scotland is to fly which costs 45€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Barcelona to Scotland?

The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Scotland is to fly which takes 5 h 36 min and costs 45€ - 270€.

Is there a direct train between Barcelona and Scotland?

No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Glasgow Central via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord Eurostar and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 31 min.

Is there a direct bus between Barcelona and Scotland?

No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Barcelona City Center and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station via Paris City Center - Bercy and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 58 min.

How long does it take to get from Barcelona to Scotland?

It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Barcelona to Scotland, including transfers.