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There are 11 ways to get from Chesterfield to Barcelona by train, plane, taxi, bus, 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.

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Train to Manchester, fly to Barcelona

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Barcelona (BCN)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Chesterfield to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Barcelona Nord - Bus Station

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Train to Birmingham, fly to Barcelona

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Barcelona (BCN)

Train to Liverpool, fly to Barcelona

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Barcelona (BCN)

Train to East Midlands, fly to Barcelona

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Barcelona (BCN)

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Barcelona

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Kettering
  3. Take the train from Kettering to Luton
  4. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Barcelona (BCN)

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Girona, taxi

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Girona (GRO)
  3. Take the taxi from Girona Airport to Barcelona

Train

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Intl to Paris Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants

Train via Lyon

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Intl to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Lyon Part Dieu
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Chesterfield to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Barcelona

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Chesterfield to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Barcelona
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International entry into Spain from United Kingdom

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  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Barcelona is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Barcelona is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Barcelona is 1.5 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chesterfield to Barcelona is to bus which costs £40 - £85 and takes 27h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Chesterfield to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs £65 - £380 and takes 6h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chesterfield to Barcelona station. However, there are services departing from Chesterfield and arriving at Barcelona Nord - Bus Station via London Victoria Coach Station and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chesterfield to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Chesterfield and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via London St Pancras Intl, Gare du Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 2m.

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The distance between Chesterfield and Barcelona is 1346 km.

The best way to get from Chesterfield to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 13h 2m and costs £230 - £550.

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It takes approximately 6h 43m to get from Chesterfield to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Chesterfield to Barcelona bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Chesterfield station.

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Chesterfield to Barcelona train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Chesterfield station.

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The best way to get from Chesterfield to Barcelona is to train which takes 13h 2m and costs £230 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £85 and takes 27h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Chesterfield to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 1346.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 43m

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

You can take a train from Chesterfield to Barcelona via London St Pancras International, London St Pancras Intl, Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Gare de Lyon, and Paris Gare De Lyon in around 13h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chesterfield to Barcelona via London Victoria Coach Station and Lille in around 27h 51m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €380
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €380
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€35 - €380
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €270
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €270
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €270
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €370
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€28 - €370
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €370
Flights from East Midlands to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €430
Flights from East Midlands to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €430
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €380
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €380
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Girona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €600
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €600
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €600
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €650
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €430
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €430
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€80 - €430
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €600
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €750
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €420
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €900
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €700
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Girona
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €700
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €650
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €460
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €600
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€160 - €750
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €850
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Chesterfield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€14 - €35
Off-Peak Single
€26 - €40
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€30 - €50
Train from Chesterfield to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€21 - €45
Off-Peak Single
€40 - €60
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€45 - €70
Train from Chesterfield to Derby
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€7 - €21
Off-Peak Single
€11 - €17
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€16 - €23
Train from Chesterfield to Leicester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€14 - €35
Off-Peak Single
€25 - €40
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€30 - €45
Train from Leicester to Kettering
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €26
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€7 - €22
Off-Peak Single
€13 - €19
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€17 - €26
Train from Kettering to Luton
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€25 - €40
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€11 - €27
Off-Peak Single
€20 - €28
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€25 - €40
Train from Chesterfield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€35 - €65
Off-Peak Single
€70 - €110
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€80 - €120
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Chesterfield to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€45 - €55
Anytime Day 1st Class
€110 - €160
Train from Chesterfield to Derby
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€28 - €120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€28 - €34
Anytime Day 1st Class
€80 - €120
Train from Chesterfield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€40 - €50
Anytime Day 1st Class
€100 - €140
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Chesterfield to Derby
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
€11 - €15
Anytime Day 1st Class
€14 - €20
Train from Chesterfield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
€22 - €28
Anytime Day 1st Class
€27 - €40
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Intl to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€310 - €350
Standard
€110 - €140
Standard Premier
€160 - €210
Train from London St Pancras Intl to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€85 - €340
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€300 - €340
Standard
€85 - €110
Standard Premier
€130 - €170
Renfe SNCF
Phone
+34 902 320 320
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
renfe-sncf.com
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Lille Europe to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€95 - €120
1st Class
€110 - €130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Chesterfield to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Lille
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Lille
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Lille to Barcelona Nord - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Blablabus
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Lille Bus Station Europe
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Union Ivkoni
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €160
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€99
Standard Car - Premium
€157
Other operators
taxi
Taxi from Girona Airport to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
taxisaeropuertogirona.com

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