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There are 6 ways to get from New York to Barcelona by plane or train

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Fly from New York JFK  •  10h 39m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Barcelona (BCN) JFK - BCN

115€ - 355€

Cheapest option

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  13h 18m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Barcelona (BCN) LGA - BCN

113€ - 440€

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Fly from Newark  •  10h 42m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Barcelona (BCN) EWR - BCN

122€ - 350€

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  12h 21m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Barcelona (BCN) PHL - BCN

358€ - 555€

Train to Boston, fly  •  13h 32m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Barcelona (BCN) BOS - BCN

242€ - 447€

Train to Islip, fly  •  18h 3m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
  2. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Barcelona (BCN) ISP - BCN

520€ - 776€

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International entry into Spain from United States

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United States
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Spain, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, China, Cyprus, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, Israel, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil and South Africa are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Spain from United States

  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area with the exception of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Australia, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Macau, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
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No, entry into Spain from United States is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Barcelona is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Barcelona is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Barcelona is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

Yes, entry into United States from Spain is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 17 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from New York to Barcelona is to fly which costs $140 - $430 and takes 10h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Barcelona is to fly which costs $140 - $440 and takes 10h 39m.

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The distance between New York and Barcelona is 6164 km.

It takes approximately 10h 39m to get from New York to Barcelona, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 7h 40m.

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Barcelona is 6h ahead of New York. It is currently 2:30 PM in New York and 8:30 PM in Barcelona.

Delta, Vueling Airlines, American Airlines and eight other airlines offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 1731+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 6164.5 km
  • Duration: 10h 39m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Barcelona, Spain?

American Airlines, Iberia and 13 other airlines fly from New York to Barcelona hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 1000€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
250€ - 1000€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 2300€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 1600€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 750€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 1600€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 1100€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 1100€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 1100€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 800€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 800€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
430€ - 600€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Newark
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
300€ - 2300€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 600€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
410€ - 2200€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 1500€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
220€ - 1500€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 1200€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 2200€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Boston
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 2200€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 850€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 800€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 850€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 900€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 900€
Flights from Islip to Barcelona via Baltimore, Boston
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
410€ - 1200€
Flights from Islip to Barcelona via Miami, Madrid
Ave. Duration
17h 44m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
500€ - 1400€
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 2000€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 1000€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 1200€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 2200€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 2100€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 850€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 800€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 950€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 900€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
430€ - 2100€
Flights from Islip to Barcelona via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
20h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
370€ - 1300€
Flights from Islip to Barcelona via Philadelphia, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Every day
Estimated price
400€ - 1300€
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 2300€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 1600€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 750€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 1600€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 1100€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 1100€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 1100€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 800€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 800€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 600€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
410€ - 2200€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 2000€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 800€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 1200€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 1300€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 2200€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 2100€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 850€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 800€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 950€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 750€
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 320€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 700€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 1200€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 450€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 470€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
370€ - 700€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 330€
Flights from Islip to Barcelona via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
500€ - 750€
Flights from Islip to Barcelona via Philadelphia, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1400€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 320€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 700€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 450€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 470€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
370€ - 700€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 330€
Flights from Islip to Barcelona via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
500€ - 750€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 320€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 450€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 470€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 330€
Flights from Islip to Barcelona via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
500€ - 750€
Flights from Islip to Barcelona via Philadelphia, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1400€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
250€ - 1000€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 2300€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 750€
Flights from Philadelphia to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 800€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
410€ - 2200€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 320€
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 1200€
Flights from Islip to Barcelona via Philadelphia, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 1400€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 900€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 650€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
250€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 1000€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 2300€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
430€ - 600€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from New York JFK to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 800€
Flights from Newark to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 1300€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 750€
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Barcelona via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 950€
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 950€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Boston to Barcelona via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
500€ - 1500€
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
22€ - 35€
Premium
150€ - 220€
Flexi Coach Seat
30€ - 50€
Business Seat
30€ - 50€
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
30€ - 45€
Premium
170€ - 240€
Flexi Coach Seat
55€ - 80€
Business Seat
55€ - 80€
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
35€ - 70€
Business Class Seat
55€ - 110€
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 110€
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
50€ - 110€
Business Class Seat
80€ - 150€
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
8€ - 13€

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