There are 12 ways to get from Birmingham to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train 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 Birmingham to Barcelona  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Barcelona (BCN) BHX - BCN

$39 - $245

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Train to Bristol, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 33 min

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

$123 - $285

Train to East Midlands, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Barcelona (BCN) EMA - BCN

$74 - $613

Train to Manchester, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Barcelona (BCN) MAN - BCN

$87 - $336

Fly Birmingham to Girona, train  •  6 h 3 min

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

$51 - $448

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Barcelona (BCN) LHR - BCN

$161 - $424

Train to London Luton, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Barcelona (BCN) LTN - BCN

$84 - $277

Train  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv

$345 - $567

Bus, bus and ferry  •  26 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Barcelona

$186 - $214

Bus  •  28 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Barcelona City Center

$65 - $96

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  15 h 57 min

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

$378 - $486

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Barcelona

$236 - $358

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Barcelona is to bus which costs £50 - £80 and takes 28 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Barcelona is to fly which costs £30 - £200 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Barcelona is 795 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Birmingham to Barcelona, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Barcelona via London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Barcelona Sants via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 56 min.

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The nearest airport to Barcelona is Barcelona (BCN) Airport which is 7.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include Girona (GRO) (47.2 miles), Reus (REU) (55.8 miles), Perpignan (PGF) (100.8 miles) and Palma Mallorca (PMI) (131.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 794.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 13 min

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

Vueling Airlines, Primera Air and eight other airlines fly from Birmingham to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Birmingham to Barcelona via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 11 h 56 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Bristol to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Bristol to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Flights from East Midlands to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $1,100
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Girona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bristol to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Girona
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Girona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $43
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $220
1st Class
$260 - $390
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Lille to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$118
Schedules at
starbus.es
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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