There are 12 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Spain by plane, train, subway, bus, car, car ferry or car train

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 London Heathrow to Barcelona  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Barcelona (BCN) LHR - BCN

$68 - $269

Cheapest option

Bus to London Luton, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Luton Airport
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Barcelona (BCN) LTN - BCN

$48 - $222

10 alternative options

Fly London Heathrow to Madrid  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Madrid (MAD) LHR - MAD

$77 - $294

Fly London Heathrow to Malaga  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Malaga (AGP) LHR - AGP

$88 - $386

Train, Tube to London Gatwick, fly to Barcelona  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Barcelona (BCN) LGW - BCN

$76 - $279

Bus to London Stansted, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Barcelona (BCN) STN - BCN

$51 - $232

Train  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$360 - $594

Bus ALSA  •  27 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Madrid - Avénida de America Ouibus

$86 - $171

Bus FlixBus  •  28 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid 793

$106 - $183

Drive, car ferry  •  29 h 15 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Bilbao
  3. Drive from Bilbao to Madrid

$160 - $577

Train, car ferry  •  32 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Woking to Portsmouth & Southsea
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
  3. Take the train from Santander to Madrid-Chamartin A

$174 - $576

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16 h 41 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Madrid

$392 - $512

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Spain is to bus and fly which costs £35 - £170 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Spain is to fly which costs £50 - £210 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Spain is 815 miles.

It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Spain, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Spain. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Callao via London, Paris, Paris and Méndez Álvaro - Estación Sur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Spain?

British Airways, Vueling Airlines and six other airlines fly from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Madrid via King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha-Renfe in around 14 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from London Stansted to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from London Stansted to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
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, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Malaga via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Stansted to Barcelona via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Train operators
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
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
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Luton Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid - Avénida de America
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$100 - $140
Car
$340 - $480
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$100 - $130
Car
$330 - $470

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