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There are 6 ways to get from Copenhagen to Barcelona by plane, train, car, taxi or bus

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Fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Barcelona (BCN) CPH - BCN

$63 - $278

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Train  •  21 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv

$419 - $617

Drive, train, taxi  •  24 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  6. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  7. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  8. Take a taxi from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona

$506 - $694

Bus Eurolines DE  •  37 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB N98
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim - Hauptbahnhof to Barcelona Sants

$145 - $257

Bus Eurolines FR  •  42 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Bordeaux
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Barcelona Nord

$239 - $365

Drive  •  20 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Barcelona 1425.7 miles

$320 - $480

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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Barcelona is to fly which costs 400 kr - 1800 kr and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Barcelona is to fly which costs 400 kr - 1800 kr and takes 5 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Mannheim - Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Hamburg Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 14 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Barcelona is 1759 km. The road distance is 2281.1 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 21 h 14 min and costs 2700 kr - 4000 kr.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Copenhagen to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Barcelona bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Copenhagen to Barcelona train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5 h 55 min and costs 400 kr - 1800 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 2700 kr - 4000 kr and takes 21 h 14 min, you could also bus, which costs 900 kr - 1700 kr and takes 37 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 1099.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Barcelona, Spain?

Norwegian Air International, Vueling Airlines and 14 other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Hamburg Hbf, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 21 h 14 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $140
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 Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
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 Copenhagen to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Mannheim - Hauptbahnhof to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
eurolines.de
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Copenhagen to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
31 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $250
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
10 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Taxis de Blanes
Phone
+34 972 35 50 50
Website
taxisdeblanes.com

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Copenhagen to Barcelona bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Barcelona Nord station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Barcelona is 2281 km. It takes approximately 20 h 50 min to drive from Copenhagen to Barcelona.

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

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There are 3494+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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