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There are 10 ways to get from Dirty Dick to Barcelona by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly from London Heathrow  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Barcelona (BCN) LHR - BCN

44€ - 175€

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Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Barcelona (BCN) LGW - BCN

46€ - 158€

Fly from London Stansted  •  5h 28m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Barcelona (BCN) STN - BCN

45€ - 193€

Train to London Luton, fly  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from Farringdon to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Barcelona (BCN) LTN - BCN

62€ - 172€

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Barcelona (BCN) BHX - BCN

69€ - 375€

Train  •  11h 21m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants Tgv

199€ - 476€

Train via Lyon  •  12h 36m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy Eil
  2. Take the train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave

292€ - 648€

Bus and ferry, bus  •  24h 9m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Paris 781 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Paris to Barcelona

49€ - 91€

Drive, car ferry  •  16h 55m

  1. Drive from Dirty Dick to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Barcelona

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13h 58m

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

305€ - 380€

Dirty Dick to Barcelona by walk, subway and train

The journey time between Dirty Dick and Barcelona is around 24h 10m and covers a distance of around 1539 km. The fastest journey normally takes 23h 5m. Operated by London Underground (Tube), Eurostar, Transilien and others, the Dirty Dick to Barcelona service departs from Dirty Dick and arrives in Barcelona-Sants. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
24h 10m
Fastest journey time:
23h 5m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
199€
Carbon emissions:
81 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
12:18
Last service departs at:
16:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dirty Dick to Barcelona walk, subway and train schedules

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dirty Dick to Barcelona is to fly which costs £35 - £170 and takes 5h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Dirty Dick to Barcelona is to fly which costs £35 - £150 and takes 5h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dirty Dick station to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Street Station and arriving at Barcelona via London, Lille and Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dirty Dick station to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Street station and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 21m.

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The distance between Dirty Dick and Barcelona is 1140 km.

The best way to get from Dirty Dick to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 11h 21m and costs £170 - £410.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m to get from Dirty Dick to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Dirty Dick to Barcelona bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from London station.

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Dirty Dick to Barcelona train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from Dirty Dick to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5h 18m and costs £35 - £150. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £170 - £410 and takes 11h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Dirty Dick to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 1139.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 18m

What companies run services between Dirty Dick, England and Barcelona, Spain?

British Airways, Air France and six other airlines fly from Dirty Dick to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dirty Dick to Barcelona via Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, and Paris Gare De Lyon in around 11h 21m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
23€ - 150€
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 160€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 85€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 180€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 160€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 85€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 300€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 340€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
15€ - 160€
Flights from London Stansted to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
15€ - 160€
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
16€ - 90€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
12€ - 65€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 270€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 200€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 300€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 360€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
14€ - 18€
Train from Farringdon to Luton
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
17€ - 21€
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
9€ - 13€
Anytime Day Single
45€ - 55€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 350€
Standard
110€ - 140€
Standard Premier
160€ - 210€
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 350€
Standard
120€ - 150€
Standard Premier
170€ - 220€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
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
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 90€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
70€ - 85€
1st Class
75€ - 90€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 210€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
153€
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Paris
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Barcelona Nord - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
dfds.co.uk

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Dirty Dick to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Dirty Dick to Barcelona train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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