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There are 9 ways to get from Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, night bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly from London Heathrow  •  5h 49m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Barcelona (BCN) LHR - BCN

57€ - 204€

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Bus to London Stansted, fly  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the bus from London Stratford City Bus Station to London Stansted Airport Coach Station
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Barcelona (BCN) STN - BCN

42€ - 198€

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Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Barcelona (BCN) LGW - BCN

65€ - 181€

Train to London Luton, fly  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Barcelona (BCN) LTN - BCN

73€ - 205€

Train  •  11h 46m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants Tgv

211€ - 502€

Train via Lyon  •  13h

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy Eil
  2. Take the train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave

304€ - 674€

Bus, night bus  •  27h 43m

  1. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine London - Victoria Coach Station > Lille > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Paris to Barcelona N707

76€ - 110€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13h 29m

  1. Drive from Gravesend, Kent Road to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Barcelona

301€ - 375€

Drive, car ferry  •  15h 22m

  1. Drive from Gravesend, Kent Road to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Barcelona

225€ - 384€

Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona by walk and train

The journey time between Gravesend, Kent Road and Barcelona is around 25h 26m and covers a distance of around 1576 km. The fastest journey normally takes 24h 10m. Operated by South Eastern Trains Service, Thameslink, Eurostar and others, the Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona service departs from Gravesend, Kent Road and arrives in Barcelona-Sants. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
25h 26m
Fastest journey time:
24h 10m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
211€
Carbon emissions:
83 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:59
Last service departs at:
15:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona walk and train schedules

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona is to bus and fly which costs £35 - £170 and takes 6h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona is to fly which costs £45 - £180 and takes 5h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Gravesend and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 46m.

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The distance between Gravesend, Kent Road and Barcelona is 1126 km.

The best way to get from Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 11h 46m and costs £180 - £440.

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It takes approximately 5h 49m to get from Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5h 49m and costs £45 - £180. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £180 - £440 and takes 11h 46m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Barcelona is 1h ahead of Gravesend, Kent Road. It is currently 8:37 AM in Gravesend, Kent Road and 9:37 AM in Barcelona.

Map of how to get from Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 1125.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 49m

What companies run services between Gravesend, Kent Road, England and Barcelona, Spain?

British Airways, Air France and six other airlines fly from Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gravesend, Kent Road to Barcelona via Gravesend, St Pancras International, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, and Paris Gare De Lyon in around 11h 46m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
23€ - 150€
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 160€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 180€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 160€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
16€ - 90€
Flights from London Stansted to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
15€ - 160€
Flights from London Stansted to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
15€ - 160€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 270€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 300€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 300€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
16€ - 20€
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
16€ - 20€
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
8€ - 23€
Off-Peak Single
14€ - 20€
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
19€ - 28€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 350€
Standard
110€ - 140€
Standard Premier
160€ - 210€
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 350€
Standard
120€ - 150€
Standard Premier
170€ - 220€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 90€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
70€ - 85€
1st Class
75€ - 90€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 210€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
153€
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Stratford City Bus Station to London Stansted Airport Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Airport Bus Express
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 London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Paris to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 150€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
75€ - 150€
Standard Car - Flexi
130€ - 170€

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