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

Recommended option

Fly from Brussels  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Barcelona (BCN) BRU - BCN

$53 - $204

6 alternative options

Bus to Charleroi, fly  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi Airport
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Barcelona (BCN) CRL - BCN

$75 - $333

Train via Valence TGV  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Valence TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$231 - $319

Train  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Perpignan Tgv
  2. Take the train from Perpignan to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$265 - $319

Bus Starbus  •  18 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Leuven to Barcelona

$134

Bus Ouibus  •  21 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Leuven to Paris City Center - Bercy Louvain > Bruxelles centre - gare Midi > Paris centre - Bercy / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Barcelona City Center Paris centre - Bercy > Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Lloret de Mar > Barcelone / ...

$53 - $78

Drive  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Leuven to Barcelona 852.5 miles

$170 - $260

What companies run services between Leuven, Belgium and Barcelona, Spain?

Brussels Airlines, Vueling Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Leuven to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leuven to Barcelona via Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles Midi, and Valence TGV in around 10 h 41 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $320
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$105 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$105 - $120
1st Class
$130 - $210
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$240 - $270
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$240 - $270
1st Class
$310 - $470
Train from Perpignan to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $38
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $38
1st Class
$40 - $70
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Perpignan to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Brussels City Shuttle
Phone
+352 50 55 62 1
Website
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Bus from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Leuven to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$134
Schedules at
starbus.es
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Leuven to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leuven to Barcelona?

The distance between Leuven and Barcelona is 1073 km. The road distance is 1364 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leuven to Barcelona?

The cheapest way to get from Leuven to Barcelona is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 21 h 3 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Leuven to Barcelona?

The quickest way to get from Leuven to Barcelona is to fly which takes 4 h 38 min and costs 40€ - 170€.

Is there a direct train between Leuven and Barcelona?

No, there is no direct train from Leuven to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Leuven and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Bruxelles Midi and Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 41 min.

Is there a direct bus between Leuven and Barcelona?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leuven and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 18 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Leuven to Barcelona?

It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Leuven to Barcelona, including transfers.