How to travel from Berlin to Barcelona

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from Berlin to Barcelona

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

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

06:00AMBerlin Brandenburg Airport2h30 08:30AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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06:00AMBerlin Brandenburg Airport2h30 08:30AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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10:50AMBerlin Brandenburg Airport2h35 01:25PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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09:40PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport2h35 12:15AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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04:30PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport2h35 07:05PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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Travel Information to Barcelona from Berlin

distanceDistance1500 km
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range€3 - €263
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • €3 • 27 h 31 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • €263 • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Swiss

Take a coach, ferry, flight or train to travel 1500 km between Berlin and Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as €3. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Swiss among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Berlin to Barcelona.

Travel Tips: Travel from Berlin to Barcelona

Travel Tips: Travel to Barcelona 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 Berlin to Barcelona.

Travel from Berlin, Germany to Barcelona, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Barcelona from Berlin restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Barcelona, Spain from Berlin?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Berlin to Barcelona closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Berlin, Germany from Spain is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Spain?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany 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 Berlin, Germany was last verified on 11/6/22. 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 Berlin from Barcelona.

There are 4 ways to travel between Berlin and Barcelona including taking a coach, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way from Berlin to Barcelona is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around €3 compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

A train journey is usually €127 less than a journey to Barcelona by coach, which costs on average €130 for the same trip.

A train is €260 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Berlin to Barcelona costing on average €263.

The quickest way to travel to Barcelona from Berlin is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 26 h 39 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 27 h 31 min   of travel time.

The Berlin to Barcelona distance is approximately 1500 km.

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Barcelona is:

  • 1 coach a day.
  • 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Berlin to Barcelona as scheduled services by coach, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Berlin to Barcelona:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Most travellers take a flight from Berlin Brandenburg Airport to Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Barcelona, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Barcelona by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Berlin to Barcelona for €130.
  • Travel with Swiss to go to Barcelona by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Swiss Berlin to Barcelona tickets on Omio for €263.

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

  • You can book a direct coach with.
  • You'll find direct flights with.

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

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

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average €130 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is €263 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is €3 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Berlin to Barcelona 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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