There are 9 ways to get from Belgium to Barcelona by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Brussels to Barcelona  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Barcelona (BCN) BRU - BCN

$51 - $209

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Fly Charleroi to Girona, train  •  5 h 43 min

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

$45 - $308

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Fly Charleroi to Barcelona  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Barcelona (BCN) CRL - BCN

$53 - $310

Fly Antwerp to Barcelona  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Barcelona (BCN) ANR - BCN

$64 - $286

Train to Rotterdam, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Barcelona (BCN) RTM - BCN

$83 - $375

Train  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv

$290 - $357

Bus Starbus  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels to Barcelona N781

$85 - $140

Bus FlixBus  •  21 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels Airport to Barcelona N781

$100 - $161

Drive  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Barcelona 836.3 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Belgium to Barcelona is to fly which costs 40€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgium to Barcelona is to fly which costs 45€ - 270€ and takes 4 h 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart four times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 h 30 min.

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The distance between Belgium and Barcelona is 1047 km. The road distance is 1338.1 km.

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The best way to get from Belgium to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 10 h 6 min and costs 240€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Belgium to Barcelona, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Belgium to Barcelona is to fly which takes 4 h 54 min and costs 40€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 240€ - 310€ and takes 10 h 6 min, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 120€ and takes 19 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Belgium to Barcelona bus services, operated by Starbus, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Map of how to get from Belgium to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 654.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 54 min

What companies run services between Belgium and Barcelona, Spain?

Brussels Airlines, Vueling Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Schaerbeek to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Barcelona via Gare Du Midi, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 10 h 6 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Charleroi to Girona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rotterdam to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Antwerp to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Train operators
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 Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$133
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
20 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels Airport to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
20 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Belgium to Barcelona is 1338 km. It takes approximately 12 h 30 min to drive from Belgium to Barcelona.

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easyJet, Brussels Airlines, Vueling Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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Book your Belgium to Barcelona bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 3404+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belgium to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs 16€ - 18€.

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