There are 10 ways to get from Dresden to Barcelona by plane, train, night bus, 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 Dresden  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Barcelona (BCN) DRS - BCN

$97 - $229

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Train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Südkreuz
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Barcelona (BCN) SXF - BCN

$80 - $233

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Train to Prague, fly  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Barcelona (BCN) PRG - BCN

$92 - $228

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf (tief)
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Barcelona (BCN) TXL - BCN

$101 - $243

Train via Gare De L'est  •  16 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv

$410 - $540

Train  •  17 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  4. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$342 - $457

Train #2  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants Ave

$338 - $423

Night bus, bus  •  27 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Dresden Bayrische Straße to Nürnberg Zob
  2. Take the bus from Nürnberg - Hauptbahn to Barcelona - Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord

$85 - $160

Bus  •  28 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 060 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Barcelona Nord

$98 - $193

Drive  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Dresden to Barcelona 1085.8 miles

$220 - $330

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No, there is no direct bus from Dresden to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Dresden Bayrische Straße and arriving at Barcelona - Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord via Nürnberg - Hauptbahn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dresden to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Dresden-Neustadt and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Strasbourg and Montpellier Saint-Roch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 1 min.

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The distance between Dresden and Barcelona is 1392 km. The road distance is 1737.3 km.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 16 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Dresden to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Dresden to Barcelona bus services, operated by AS Karpaten & Krim Tours (East West Eurolines), depart from Dresden Bayrische Straße station.

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Dresden to Barcelona train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Dresden-Neustadt station.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 16 h 42 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 28 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Dresden Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Dresden to Barcelona bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Barcelona - Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord station.

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  • Distance: 870 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

What companies run services between Dresden, Germany and Barcelona, Spain?

Germania, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Dresden to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dresden to Barcelona via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Paris Est, Gare De L'est, Gare De Lyon - Van Gogh, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 16 h 42 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Dresden to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Prague to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Prague to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dresden to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Prague to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Prague to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Prague to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dresden to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Prague to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dresden to Barcelona via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Prague to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Dresden to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Prague to Barcelona via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Prague to Barcelona via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $1,900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Prague to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Barcelona via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
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 Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $400
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $140
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $350
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
Train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
AS Karpaten & Krim Tours (East West Eurolines)
Phone
0541 120778
Email
karpatentour@mail.ru
Website
kurortplus.de
Night bus from Dresden Bayrische Straße to Nürnberg Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
kurortplus.de
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Nürnberg - Hauptbahn to Barcelona - Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
eurolines.de
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 Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $180
Schedules at
elines.cz

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dresden to Barcelona is 1737 km. It takes approximately 15 h 35 min to drive from Dresden to Barcelona.

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Germania, Swiss, Eurowings and two other airlines offer flights from Dresden Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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Book your Dresden to Barcelona train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Dresden Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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