There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Frankfurt  •  4 h 57 min

  1. FRA - BCN

$77 - $344

6 alternative options

Train, bus to Stuttgart, fly  •  7 h 14 min

  1. STR - BCN

$96 - $315

Train  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Ave

$233 - $269

Train, taxi  •  15 h 26 min

  1. Ic
  2. Tgv / ...
  3. Tgv
  4. R1

$501 - $641

Bus Starbus  •  20 h 15 min

  1. Ouibus

Bus Eurolines DE  •  21 h 2 min

$80 - $160

Drive  •  12 h 2 min

  1. 829.7 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Barcelona is 1093 km. The road distance is 1328 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona is to bus which costs 65€ - 140€ and takes 21 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona is to fly which takes 4 h 57 min and costs 65€ - 300€.

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 4 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt - Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Barcelona Sants. Services depart once daily, and operate Wednesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 21 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona, including transfers.

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Barcelona, Spain?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Barcelona via Avignon TGV in around 12 h 4 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Darmstadt Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$240 - $350
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once 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 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Metz
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Metz to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
starbus.es
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt - Hauptbahnhof to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
21 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
Taxi from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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