There are 10 ways to get from Liverpool to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly Liverpool to Barcelona  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Barcelona (BCN) LPL - BCN

37€ - 253€

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Train to Manchester, fly to Barcelona  •  6h 31m

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

54€ - 220€

Train to Birmingham, fly to Barcelona  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Barcelona (BCN) BHX - BCN

88€ - 395€

Train to Manchester, fly to Girona, bus  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Girona (GRO) MAN - GRO
  3. Take the bus from Girona-Aeroport to Barcelona Nord

71€ - 194€

Train via Avignon  •  14h 6m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Avignon Tgv Eil
  3. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Barcelona-Sants Ave

333€ - 738€

Train  •  14h 42m

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

279€ - 759€

Bus  •  30h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool ONE Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station 802
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Barcelona, Barcelona Nord

56€ - 155€

Bus via Paris  •  32h

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool ONE Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station 802
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Gallieni 450
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Barcelona Nord 262

84€ - 125€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  17h 25m

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Barcelona

362€ - 467€

Drive, car ferry  •  18h 44m

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

239€ - 352€

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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Barcelona is to fly which costs £30 - £230 and takes 5h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Barcelona is to fly which costs £30 - £230 and takes 5h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool station to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Liverpool ONE Bus Station and arriving at Barcelona, Barcelona Nord via London - Victoria Coach Station and Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 50m.

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The distance between Liverpool and Barcelona is 1391 km.

The best way to get from Liverpool to Barcelona without a car is to train via Avignon which takes 14h 6m and costs £290 - £700.

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It takes approximately 5h 39m to get from Liverpool to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Barcelona bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Liverpool ONE Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5h 39m and costs £30 - £230. Alternatively, you can train via Avignon, which costs £290 - £700 and takes 14h 6m, you could also bus, which costs £50 - £140 and takes 30h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Liverpool Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 1391.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 39m

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

Ryanair and easyJet fly from Liverpool One to Barcelona 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Liverpool to Barcelona via London Euston, Euston Station, St Pancras International, London St Pancras Eurostar, and Avignon Tgv in around 14h 6m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 210€
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 210€
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 400€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 290€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 290€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 210€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 320€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 300€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 170€
Flights from Manchester to Girona
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 150€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 490€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 310€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 280€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 300€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 490€
Train operators
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
19€ - 27€
Anytime Day Single
30€ - 45€
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
35€ - 55€
Anytime Day Single
65€ - 95€
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
80€ - 110€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
210€ - 280€
Train from Chester to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 260€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
75€ - 100€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
190€ - 260€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
220€ - 390€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
340€ - 390€
Standard
220€ - 270€
Standard Premier
280€ - 350€
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 350€
Standard
110€ - 140€
Standard Premier
160€ - 210€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Avignon Tgv to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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
147€
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Barcelona Bus, S.L.
Phone
+34 972 35 04 87
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Girona-Aeroport to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Barcelona Bus, S.L.
Sagales
Phone
93 593 13 00
Email
info@sagales.com
Website
sagales.com
Bus from Girona Costa Brava Airport to Barcelona Bus Station North
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Sagales
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Girona Airport to Barcelona, Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Barcelona, Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Liverpool ONE Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Barcelona Nord - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
Blablabus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Barcelona Nord - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from London to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators

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Liverpool to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Barcelona, Barcelona Nord station.

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Barcelona is 1h ahead of Liverpool. It is currently 6:47 AM in Liverpool and 7:47 AM in Barcelona.

Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Liverpool Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 3453+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Liverpool Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs £2 - £4.

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