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There are 12 ways to get from Sweden to Spain by plane, bus, train 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 Copenhagen to Barcelona  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Barcelona (BCN) CPH - BCN

$63 - $281

Cheapest option

Fly Copenhagen to Madrid  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Madrid (MAD) CPH - MAD

$45 - $198

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Fly Gothenburg to Barcelona  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Barcelona (BCN) GOT - BCN

$74 - $257

Fly Stockholm to Barcelona  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Barcelona (BCN) ARN - BCN

$71 - $249

Fly Copenhagen to Malaga  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Malaga (AGP) CPH - AGP

$69 - $336

Fly Gothenburg to Malaga  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Malaga (AGP) GOT - AGP

$70 - $302

Fly Copenhagen to Alicante, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Alicante (ALC) CPH - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia

$74 - $420

Train  •  31 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
  2. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  5. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$497 - $735

Bus Ouibus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 073
  2. Take the bus from Cologne to Madrid - Avénida de America Ouibus

$145 - $231

Bus Eurolines FR  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Madrid

$248 - $366

Drive, train  •  35 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  6. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Madrid

$607 - $900

Drive  •  31 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Madrid 2042.6 miles

$460 - $700

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sweden to Spain is to fly which costs 400 kr - 1800 kr and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sweden to Spain is to fly which costs 550 kr - 2600 kr and takes 6 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sweden to Spain. However, there are services departing from Stockholm and arriving at Cibeles via Cologne and Intercambiador de Avenida de America. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

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The distance between Sweden and Spain is 2540 km. The road distance is 3268.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sweden to Spain without a car is to train which takes 31 h 20 min and costs 4400 kr - 7000 kr.

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Sweden to Spain, including transfers.

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Sweden to Spain bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Stockholm station.

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The best way to get from Sweden to Spain is to fly which takes 6 h 2 min and costs 550 kr - 2600 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 4400 kr - 7000 kr and takes 31 h 20 min, you could also bus, which costs 1300 kr - 2100 kr and takes 2 days 1 h.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Sweden to Spain bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Madrid station.

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Map of how to get from Sweden to Spain.
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  • Distance: 1587.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Sweden and Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Norwegian Air International and 13 other airlines fly from Malmö to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stockholm to Madrid via København H, Hamburg Hbf, Mannheim Hbf, Avignon TGV, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha-Renfe in around 31 h 20 min.

Airlines
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Malaga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Copenhagen to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Copenhagen to Malaga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Copenhagen to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Alicante via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Copenhagen to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stockholm to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $490
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Malaga via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$95 - $130
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$130 - $180
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 Hamburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $320
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
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 Alicante Airport to Murcia
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Cologne to Madrid - Avénida de America
Ave. Duration
24 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Stockholm to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Yes, the driving distance between Sweden to Spain is 3268 km. It takes approximately 31 h 11 min to drive from Sweden to Spain.

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Vueling Airlines, Brussels Airlines, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 327+ hotels available in Spain. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sweden to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 65 kr - 120 kr.

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