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There are 8 ways to get from Glasgow to Barcelona by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, night bus, 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.

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Fly from Glasgow  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Barcelona (BCN) GLA - BCN

$69 - $386

Cheapest option

Train to Glasgow/Prestwick, fly  •  6h 18m

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

$58 - $353

6 alternative options

Bus to Edinburgh, fly  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Barcelona (BCN) EDI - BCN

$62 - $332

Train  •  15h 11m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  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

$508 - $827

Bus, bus and ferry  •  32h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station M11
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Barcelona

$206 - $281

Night bus, bus  •  34h 45m

  1. Take the night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M20
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Barcelona

$135 - $238

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  20h 20m

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

$440 - $575

Drive, car ferry  •  20h 42m

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

$296 - $442

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Barcelona is to bus and fly which costs £45 - £260 and takes 6h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Barcelona is to fly which costs £50 - £300 and takes 5h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Barcelona via London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Barcelona Sants via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 11m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Barcelona is 1048 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 15h 11m and costs £390 - £650.

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It takes approximately 5h 59m to get from Glasgow to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Barcelona bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Barcelona train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5h 59m and costs £50 - £300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £390 - £650 and takes 15h 11m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 1047.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 59m

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

Jet2.com, British Airways and six other airlines fly from Glasgow to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Barcelona via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 15h 11m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Glasgow/Prestwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $650
Flights from Glasgow/Prestwick to Barcelona via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $8,500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
ScotRail
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
Megabus UK
Night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
Megabus UK
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Lille to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$119
Schedules at
starbus.es
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Glasgow to Barcelona bus services, operated by Starbus, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Barcelona is 1h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 11:09 PM in Glasgow and 12:09 AM in Barcelona.

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

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Jet2.com, Eurowings, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 3630+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Glasgow Airport is to line 500 bus which takes 18m and costs £7.

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