There are 8 ways to get from Kaiserslautern 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, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern 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

$106 - $392

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Bus Eurolines DE  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern to Karlsruhe N236
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Barcelona - Nord

$82 - $142

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Train, train to Stuttgart, fly  •  6 h 51 min

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

$109 - $336

Train, bus to Luxembourg, fly  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Barcelona (BCN) LUX - BCN

$102 - $376

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Barcelona (BCN) BSL - BCN

$102 - $352

Train  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants Ave

$238 - $309

Bus Starbus  •  17 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern to Metz 090 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Metz to Barcelona

Drive  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona 763.8 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona is to bus which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 19 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 90€ - 340€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Kaiserslautern and arriving at Barcelona via Metz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Kaiserslautern Hbf and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Mannheim Hbf and Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 3 min.

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The distance between Kaiserslautern and Barcelona is 996 km. The road distance is 1222.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 13 h 3 min and costs 200€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Kaiserslautern to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Kaiserslautern station.

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

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The best way to get from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona is to train which takes 13 h 3 min and costs 200€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 622.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona via Mannheim Hbf and Avignon TGV in around 13 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona via Metz in around 17 h 55 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
3 h 55 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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Luxembourg to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Luxembourg to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Basel to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Stuttgart to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Luxembourg to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
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 Luxembourg to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Barcelona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Basel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
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
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Basel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Luxembourg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $200
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
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
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 Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
cfl.lu
Mobiliteit
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mobiliteit.lu
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 Kaiserslautern to Metz
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kaiserslautern to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Karlsruhe to Barcelona - Nord
Ave. Duration
16 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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

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Kaiserslautern to Barcelona train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaiserslautern to Barcelona is 1222 km. It takes approximately 11 h 23 min to drive from Kaiserslautern to Barcelona.

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Ryanair, Swiss, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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