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Recommended option

Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Barcelona (BCN) CGN - BCN

$58 - $296

Cheapest option

Fly from Hamburg  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Barcelona (BCN) HAM - BCN

$49 - $227

11 alternative options

Fly from Frankfurt  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Barcelona (BCN) FRA - BCN

$80 - $347

Fly from Dusseldorf  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Barcelona (BCN) DUS - BCN

$52 - $232

Fly from Munich  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Barcelona (BCN) MUC - BCN

$61 - $233

Fly from Stuttgart  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Barcelona (BCN) STR - BCN

$63 - $262

Train via Valence TGV  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Valence TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$358 - $544

Train Russian Railways  •  21 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Paris Est D
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv

$346 - $407

Drive, train, taxi  •  20 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Köln Messe/Deutz
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  6. Take a taxi from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona

$498 - $664

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  31 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlín, Südkreuz Bf to Praha, ÚAN Florenc Rj / ...
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Barcelona Nord

$104 - $229

Bus Eurolines FR  •  34 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Kaiserdamm to Montpellier
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Barcelona N740 / ...

$161 - $279

Rideshare  •  21 h 13 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Barcelone 1163.2 miles

$70

Drive  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Barcelona 1164.5 miles

$240 - $360

What companies run services between Germany and Barcelona, Spain?

Ryanair, Eurowings and two other airlines fly from Cologne to Barcelona every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Barcelona via Berlin Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), Köln Hbf, Bruxelles Midi, and Valence TGV in around 17 h 59 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
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 Dusseldorf to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Munich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Munich to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
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
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $480
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
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 Dusseldorf to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
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 Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$120 - $200
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$210 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
12 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Berlín, Südkreuz Bf to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Montpellier to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
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 - $190
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Berlin Kaiserdamm to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
21 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Germany and Barcelona is 1249 km. The road distance is 1863 km.

The cheapest way to get from Germany to Barcelona is to rideshare which costs 60€ and takes 21 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Germany to Barcelona is to fly which takes 4 h 57 min and costs 45€ - 260€.

No, there is no direct train from Germany to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Berlin Hbf (tief), Köln Hbf, Bruxelles Midi and Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 59 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Germany to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderpl./Grunerstr.(Bln) [Grunerstr.] and arriving at Barcelona Nord via Berlín, Südkreuz Bf and Praha ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Germany to Barcelona, including transfers.