There are 10 ways to get from Edinburgh to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Edinburgh to Barcelona  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Barcelona (BCN) EDI - BCN

$55 - $324

9 alternative options

Train to Glasgow, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Barcelona (BCN) GLA - BCN

$84 - $405

Fly Edinburgh to Girona, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Girona (GRO) EDI - GRO
  2. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona Sants

$67 - $637

Train to Newcastle, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Barcelona (BCN) NCL - BCN

$93 - $463

Train, train to Glasgow/Prestwick, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick Intl Airport
  3. Fly from Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) to Barcelona (BCN) PIK - BCN

$71 - $371

Train  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv

$337 - $551

Train, bus  •  31 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Barcelona City Center

$283 - $434

Bus, bus and ferry  •  32 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Barcelona

$207 - $239

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Barcelona

$432 - $564

Drive, car ferry  •  20 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Barcelona

$289 - $434

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Barcelona is to fly which costs £40 - £260 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Barcelona is to fly which costs £40 - £260 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Barcelona is 1041 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Edinburgh to Barcelona, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Barcelona via London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Barcelona Sants via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 35 min.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £3 - £5.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 1041.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Barcelona, Spain?

Norwegian Air International, Vueling Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh to Barcelona via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 14 h 35 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Girona
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Girona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Girona via Karlsruhe/Baden Baden
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Newcastle to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Newcastle to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Glasgow/Prestwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $650
Flights from Glasgow/Prestwick to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Newcastle to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Newcastle to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Newcastle to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Newcastle to Barcelona via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Newcastle to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Newcastle to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newcastle to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Girona
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $490
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $8,500
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $43
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $220
1st Class
$260 - $390
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$24 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$55 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Eurostar
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Lille to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$119
Schedules at
starbus.es
Ferry operators

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