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There are 7 ways to get from Heilbronn to Barcelona by train, plane, bus 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.

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Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Heilbronn Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Barcelona (BCN) STR - BCN

$71 - $290

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Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Heilbronn Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Barcelona (BCN) FRA - BCN

$111 - $387

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from HN Hbf/W.-Brandt-Pl. to Karlsruhe Hbf Vorplatz
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Barcelona (BCN) BSL - BCN

$89 - $301

Train  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Heilbronn Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  4. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$243 - $331

Train via Avignon TGV  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Heilbronn Harmonie to Karlsruhe Hbf Vorplatz S4
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants Ave

$214 - $253

Bus  •  22 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Heilbronn, Heilbronn central station to Heidelberg 027 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Barcelona Sants

$84 - $156

Drive  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Heilbronn to Barcelona 800.5 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Heilbronn to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heilbronn to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heilbronn station to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Heilbronn, Heilbronn central station and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Heidelberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Heilbronn to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Heilbronn Hbf and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Stuttgart Hbf, Strasbourg and Montpellier Saint-Roch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 12 min.

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The distance between Heilbronn and Barcelona is 1023 km. The road distance is 1280.8 km.

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The best way to get from Heilbronn to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 13 h 12 min and costs 210€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Heilbronn to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Heilbronn to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Heilbronn, Heilbronn central station.

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Heilbronn to Barcelona train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Heilbronn Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Heilbronn to Barcelona is to train which takes 13 h 12 min and costs 210€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 140€ and takes 22 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Heilbronn to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 639.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Heilbronn, Germany and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a train from Heilbronn to Barcelona via Stuttgart Hbf, Strasbourg, and Montpellier Saint-Roch in around 13 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Heilbronn to Barcelona via Heidelberg and Heidelberg in around 22 h 9 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Basel to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Basel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Basel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Heilbronn Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Heilbronn Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Heilbronn Hauptbahnhof to Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
vvs.de
AVG
Phone
+49 721 61075885
Email
info@avg.karlsruhe.de
Website
avg.info
Train from HN Hbf/W.-Brandt-Pl. to Karlsruhe Hbf Vorplatz
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
avg.info
Train from Heilbronn Harmonie to Karlsruhe Hbf Vorplatz
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
avg.info
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $140
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
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 Heilbronn, Heilbronn central station to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Heidelberg to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
19 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Heilbronn to Barcelona bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Heilbronn to Barcelona is 1281 km. It takes approximately 11 h 37 min to drive from Heilbronn to Barcelona.

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Eurowings, easyJet, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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Book your Heilbronn to Barcelona train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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