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There are 8 ways to get from Brussels to Barcelona by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Brussels  •  5 h 2 min

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

$36 - $209

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Fly from Charleroi  •  5 h 47 min

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

$67 - $328

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Airport Charles de Gaulle
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Barcelona (BCN) CDG - BCN

$126 - $354

Train via Valence TGV  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Valence TGV Thalys
  2. Take the train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$292 - $390

Train  •  9 h

  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

$289 - $347

Bus Starbus  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels to Barcelona N781

$80 - $140

Bus Ouibus  •  20 h

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Barcelona City Centre Ouibus

$46 - $70

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 Brussels to Barcelona is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 20 h.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Barcelona is to fly which costs 30€ - 190€ and takes 5 h 2 min.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Barcelona is 1066 km. The road distance is 1338.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 8 h 50 min and costs 250€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Brussels to Barcelona, including transfers.

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

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Brussels to Barcelona train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid/Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs 30€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 250€ - 340€ and takes 8 h 50 min, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 120€ and takes 19 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 666 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Barcelona, Spain?

Brussels Airlines, Vueling Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Brussels to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Barcelona via Valence TGV in around 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona via Turin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Airport Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$220 - $270
1st Class
$280 - $400
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 - $160
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
$130
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.

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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
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Barcelona City Centre
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus

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

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Brussels to Barcelona train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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

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Vueling Airlines, Ryanair, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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Book your Brussels to Barcelona train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Brussels to Barcelona bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 3525+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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