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There are 12 ways to get from Spain to Germany by plane, train, bus, night bus 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.

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Fly Barcelona to Stuttgart  •  5h

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Stuttgart (STR) BCN - STR

$64 - $263

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Fly Barcelona to Munich  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Munich (MUC) BCN - MUC

$48 - $220

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Fly Barcelona to Frankfurt  •  5h 6m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Frankfurt (FRA) BCN - FRA

$81 - $346

Fly Barcelona to Dusseldorf  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BCN - DUS

$55 - $249

Fly Valencia to Frankfurt  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Frankfurt (FRA) VLC - FRA

$91 - $312

Fly Madrid to Dusseldorf  •  5h 34m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MAD - DUS

$81 - $287

Train via Barcelona Sants  •  21h 31m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$393 - $535

Train  •  21h 36m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Avignon TGV Ave
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$404 - $536

Bus  •  40h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Avenida America to Praha ÚAN Florenc
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz 060 / ...

$135 - $221

Bus, night bus  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Frankfurt Main Station
  2. Take the night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz N13

$128 - $209

Drive, train  •  25h 46m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Malgrat de Mar
  2. Take the train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants R1
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Göttingen Ice / ...
  6. Drive from Göttingen to Berlin

$487 - $667

Drive  •  21h 50m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Berlin 1449.1 miles

$300 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Spain to Germany is to fly which costs 40€ - 200€ and takes 5h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Spain to Germany is to fly which costs 55€ - 230€ and takes 5h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Spain to Germany. However, there are services departing from Cibeles and arriving at Berlin, Littenstr. via Madrid Avenida America, Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40h 49m.

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The distance between Spain and Germany is 1662 km. The road distance is 2318.5 km.

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The best way to get from Spain to Germany without a car is to train which takes 21h 31m and costs 340€ - 470€.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from Spain to Germany, including transfers.

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Spain to Germany bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, depart from Madrid Avenida America station.

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The best way to get from Spain to Germany is to fly which takes 5h and costs 55€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 340€ - 470€ and takes 21h 31m, you could also bus, which costs 110€ - 200€ and takes 40h 49m.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Spain to Germany bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz station.

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Map of how to get from Spain to Germany.
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  • Distance: 1038.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h

What companies run services between Spain and Germany?

Eurowings, Vueling Airlines and five other airlines fly from Barcelona to Stuttgart hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Berlin via Atocha-Renfe, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof in around 21h 31m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Barcelona to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Barcelona to Dusseldorf via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Barcelona to Munich via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Avignon TGV to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $350
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Madrid Avenida America to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
elines.cz
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Südkreuz Bf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
regiojet.com
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Madrid to Frankfurt Main Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 4h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
alsa.com

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