COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Spain. Learn More.

There are 5 ways to get from Warsaw to Barcelona by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Warsaw Chopin  •  5h 55m

  1. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Barcelona (BCN) WAW - BCN

75€ - 284€

4 alternative options

Fly from Szczytno  •  9h 3m

  1. Fly from Szczytno (SZY) to Barcelona (BCN) SZY - BCN

96€ - 159€

Train  •  22h 53m

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Berlin Hbf Eic / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants Tgv

285€ - 427€

Bus  •  41h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Barcelona

80€ - 110€

Drive  •  20h 43m

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Barcelona 2403.3 km

230€ - 340€

Poland → Spain
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into Spain from Poland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland
Show more details
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, 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

Show less

Conditions of entry into Spain from Poland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Poland
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
Show more details
  • 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, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, China, Hong Kong and Macau
  • 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
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, South Africa, Botswana, Comoros, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Peru, Colombia and India

Show less

Rules to follow in Spain

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Poland

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Spain from Poland.

Explore options for future travel

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

Explore travel options

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 Poland from Spain.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 10 May 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Barcelona is to bus which costs 360 zł - 500 zł and takes 41h 40m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Barcelona is to fly which costs 330 zł - 1 300 zł and takes 5h 55m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Centrum 06 and arriving at Barcelona via Warszawa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41h 40m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Berlin Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Paris Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 53m.

More details

The distance between Warsaw and Barcelona is 1864 km. The road distance is 2403.3 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Warsaw to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 22h 53m and costs 1 200 zł - 2 000 zł.

More details

It takes approximately 5h 55m to get from Warsaw to Barcelona, including transfers.

More details

Warsaw to Barcelona bus services, operated by Sindbad, depart from Warszawa station.

More details

Warsaw to Barcelona train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

More details

The best way to get from Warsaw to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5h 55m and costs 330 zł - 1 300 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 200 zł - 2 000 zł and takes 22h 53m, you could also bus, which costs 360 zł - 500 zł and takes 41h 40m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Warsaw to Barcelona.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1863.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 55m

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Barcelona, Spain?

Wizz Air, LOT and five other airlines fly from Warsaw to Barcelona every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Warsaw to Barcelona via Berlin Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Paris l'Est, Paris Nord, and Paris Gare De Lyon in around 22h 53m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Krakow, Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Krakow, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 430€
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Wroclaw, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Wroclaw, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Friday
Estimated price
23€ - 130€
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Dortmund, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 270€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
24€ - 130€
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Barcelona via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Krakow
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
29€ - 150€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Krakow, Zurich
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
75€ - 390€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Wroclaw, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Friday
Estimated price
23€ - 130€
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Dortmund, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 270€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Wroclaw, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Friday
Estimated price
23€ - 130€
Flights from Szczytno to Barcelona via Dortmund, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 270€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 400€
Train operators
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 24€
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 24€
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 Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
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 Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
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 Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators

Want to know more about travelling around Spain

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 5m.

Search flights

Warsaw to Barcelona bus services, operated by Sindbad, arrive at Barcelona station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Warsaw to Barcelona is 2403 km. It takes approximately 20h 43m to drive from Warsaw to Barcelona.

Get driving directions

LOT, Air France, Wizz Air and three other airlines offer flights from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Barcelona Airport.

Search flights

There are 6904+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at 75€ per night.

More details

The best way to get from Warsaw to Warsaw Chopin Airport is to line 175 bus which takes 24 min and costs 3 zł - 55 zł.

More details