How to travel from Barcelona to London

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from Barcelona to London

You can get from Barcelona to London by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Barcelona to London on Dec 04 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:50PMBarcelona El Prat Airport2h25 10:15PMLondon Luton Airport
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09:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord24h10 08:40PMLondon
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07:40AMBarcelona El Prat Airport2h40 09:20AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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09:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport2h25 10:55PMLondon Gatwick Airport
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01:55PMBarcelona El Prat Airport5h45 06:40PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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Travel Information to London from Barcelona

distanceDistance1138 km
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range€75 - €263
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • €75 • 23 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • €263 • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Vueling

Travel 1138 km by coach, ferry, flight or train to London from Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as €75. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Barcelona to London.

Travel Tips: Travel from Barcelona to London

Travel Tips: Travel to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barcelona to London.

Travel from Barcelona, Spain to London, United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into London from Barcelona restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to London, United Kingdom from Barcelona?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Barcelona and London closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Barcelona, Spain from United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from United Kingdom?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from United Kingdom?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Barcelona, Spain was last verified on 11/17/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Barcelona from London.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Barcelona and London. You can take a coach, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way from Barcelona to London is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around €75 compared to other travel options to London:

A coach is generally €188 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average €263 from Barcelona to London.

The fastest way from Barcelona to London is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 15 min.

Other travel options to London from Barcelona can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 23 h 40 min   of travel time.

London is approximately 1138 km away from Barcelona.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Barcelona to London:

  • Flights mostly leave from Barcelona El Prat Airport and tend to arrive in London Heathrow Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Barcelona to London:

  • You can travel from Barcelona to London by coach with BlaBlaCar Bus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for €75 with BlaBlaCar Bus from Barcelona to London.
  • You can go to London from Barcelona by plane with Vueling. You'll see cheap plane tickets for €263 with Vueling from Barcelona to London on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Barcelona to London with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with.
  • You can take a direct flight with Ryanair, British Airways or Iberia.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Barcelona to London.

Your journey from Barcelona to London doesn't have to end in London. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels to your Barcelona to London trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from London today!

Before travelling from Barcelona to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is €75 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average €263 one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to London tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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