|Distance||706 miles (1138 km)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
Trains from London to Barcelona cover the 706 miles (1138 km) long route taking on average 12 h 22 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
Barcelona, the capital and largest city of the autonomous community of Catalonia is an eye candy to many, thanks to the infamous architectural designs by Antoni Gaudi. Passengers wishing to visit Barcelona by train from the British capital will find routes readily available. These trips from London to Barcelona take an average journey time of 13 hours six minutes covering a distance of approximately 710 miles. However, there’re some quick London Barcelona trains which travel at a speed of 198mph to cover this distance within ten hours ten minutes. The route consists of around five trains per day.
Eurostar, a high-speed company, is the leading train company on the route. It operates trains traveling from London to Barcelona, connecting them to France via Channel Tunnel, commonly known as the Renfe-SNCF. Channel Tunnel is a high-speed joint venture that operates as a cross-border between national trains in France and Spain.
The average time for trains traveling from London and Barcelona is 13 hours six minutes with five trains per day. The journey times are prone to changes during holidays and weekends. However, there are high-speed London to Barcelona trains operated by Eurostar trains that cover the journey within an average of ten hours ten minutes. It’s important to note that this route does not feature direct trains. Trains from London to Barcelona typically involves at least one train change.
There are five trains per day traveling from London to Barcelona which are operated by Eurostar trains company. The trains offer three comfort classes; Standard, Standard Premier, and Business Premier.
Departure train station: Trains from London to Barcelona depart from London St. Pancras International. The station is located in the city center with great links to the London Underground, bus routes around the city and has a designated taxi rank just outside. The firsts train leaves at about 7:16 a.m. and the last train leaves around 8:00 p.m. in the evening.
Arrival train station: The arrival station for London to Barcelona trains arrives at Barcelona Saint Station, located right in the city center. Like other trains destinations in Europe, both stations have modern and comfortable facilities such as cash machines, tourist information offices, and so much more.
Travel between London, United Kingdom and Barcelona, Spain by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/17/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between London and Barcelona before travelling.
Return travel from Spain to United Kingdom is: Partially open.
Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Requirements for reentering:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/17/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to London from Barcelona.
Some of the London train stations to Barcelona you can start your journey from include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Barcelona include Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Barcelona Sants.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London.
The most popular arrival train station, Barcelona Sants, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Barcelona.
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