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There are 5 ways to get from Schönefeld to Barcelona by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Barcelona (BCN) BER - BCN

€32 - €135

4 alternative options

Train via Frankfurt am Main  •  18h 31m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave

€253 - €368

Train  •  21h 59m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Bern Ice
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève Ic1
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave

€288 - €428

Bus  •  29h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Frankfurt central train station N13
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt central train station to Barcelona N1720

€91 - €118

Drive  •  16h 13m

  1. Drive from Schönefeld to Barcelona 1872.7 km

€200 - €300

Schönefeld to Barcelona by train

The train journey time between Schönefeld and Barcelona is around 34h 47m and covers a distance of around 1931 km. The fastest train normally takes 34h 47m. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Schönefeld to Barcelona train service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arrives in Barcelona-Sants. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
34h 47m
Fastest train time:
34h 47m
Train distance:
1931 km
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€253
Carbon emissions:
101 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:45
Last train departs at:
08:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Schönefeld to Barcelona train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Spain from Germany

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: Brazil and South Africa

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Conditions of entry into Spain from Germany

  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Germany
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area with the exception of Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Sweden and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine and United States
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
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
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, India and Namibia
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
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Rules to follow in Spain

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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Spain is currently allowed from Germany.

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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
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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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.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Spain.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 3 Aug 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Schönefeld to Barcelona is to fly which costs €30 - €140 and takes 5h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Schönefeld to Barcelona is to fly which costs €30 - €140 and takes 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Schönefeld to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB] and arriving at Barcelona via Berlin Airport BER and Frankfurt central train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Schönefeld to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Berlin Suedkreuz, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 31m.

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The distance between Schönefeld and Barcelona is 1492 km. The road distance is 1872.7 km.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Barcelona without a car is to train via Frankfurt am Main which takes 18h 31m and costs €250 - €370.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Schönefeld to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Schönefeld to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin Airport BER station.

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Schönefeld to Barcelona train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Suedkreuz station.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5h 16m and costs €30 - €140. Alternatively, you can train via Frankfurt am Main, which costs €250 - €370 and takes 18h 31m, you could also bus, which costs €90 - €120 and takes 29h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Schönefeld to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 1492.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between Schönefeld, Brandenburg, Germany and Barcelona, Spain?

Ryanair, easyJet and 11 other airlines fly from Schönefeld to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Schönefeld to Barcelona via S Südkreuz Bhf, Berlin Suedkreuz, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 18h 31m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€22 - €160
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€22 - €160
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €160
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €160
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €160
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €140
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Bern
Ave. Duration
9h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€160 - €220
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €30
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€20 - €23
1st Class
€25 - €30
Renfe SNCF
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
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 Berlin Airport BER to Frankfurt central train station
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt central train station to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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

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Schönefeld to Barcelona train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schönefeld to Barcelona is 1873 km. It takes approximately 16h 13m to drive from Schönefeld to Barcelona.

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Vueling Airlines, KLM, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 1725+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 8 min and costs €2 - €4.

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