There are 12 ways to get from Leeds to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Leeds Bradford  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Barcelona (BCN) LBA - BCN

$61 - $363

Cheapest option

Train to Manchester, fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Barcelona (BCN) MAN - BCN

$59 - $289

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Train to Birmingham, fly  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Barcelona (BCN) BHX - BCN

$99 - $337

Train to East Midlands, fly  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Barcelona (BCN) EMA - BCN

$86 - $631

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Barcelona (BCN) LPL - BCN

$70 - $344

Train to London Luton, fly  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Stevenage
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Barcelona (BCN) LTN - BCN

$71 - $260

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Barcelona (BCN) LHR - BCN

$104 - $334

Train  •  12 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  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

$311 - $524

Bus, bus and ferry  •  28 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Barcelona

$195 - $225

Bus  •  29 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Barcelona City Center

$71 - $103

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  17 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Barcelona

$397 - $512

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 20 min

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

$251 - $378

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Barcelona is to bus which costs £50 - £80 and takes 29 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Barcelona is to fly which costs £45 - £280 and takes 5 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds station to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and arriving at Barcelona via London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Barcelona Sants via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 34 min.

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The distance between Leeds and Barcelona is 880 miles.

The best way to get from Leeds to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 12 h 34 min and costs £230 - £410.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Leeds to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Leeds to Barcelona bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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Leeds to Barcelona train services, operated by LNER, depart from Leeds station.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5 h 58 min and costs £45 - £280. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £230 - £410 and takes 12 h 34 min, you could also bus, which costs £50 - £80 and takes 29 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 879.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

What companies run services between Leeds, England and Barcelona, Spain?

Jet2.com, KLM and two other airlines fly from Leeds to Barcelona 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leeds to Barcelona via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 12 h 34 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from East Midlands to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $1,100
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $490
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $490
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $80
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $90
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Lille to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$122
Schedules at
starbus.es
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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