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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Birmingham

distanceDistance787 miles (1270 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Barcelona to Birmingham cover the 787 miles (1270 km) long trip taking on average 23 h 6 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Barcelona, Spain to Birmingham, United Kingdom?

Travel by train between Barcelona, Spain and Birmingham, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Birmingham from Barcelona restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Barcelona?

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 21/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Birmingham from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom by train?

The restriction level for your return train to Barcelona, Spain from Birmingham is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Barcelona from Birmingham restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Birmingham?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers or those who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 19/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Birmingham closer to your date of departure here.

How far is it from Barcelona to Birmingham by train?

You should expect to travel around 787 miles (1270 km)  to Birmingham from Barcelona by train.

What is the average Barcelona to Birmingham train duration?

While the time it takes to travel 787 miles (1270 km) between Barcelona and Birmingham can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Barcelona to Birmingham is on average 23 h 6 min.

What station does the Barcelona to Birmingham train leave from? Which Birmingham train station do I come into from Barcelona?

When taking a train from Barcelona, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. When you arrive in Birmingham, your train can arrive in train stations including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Barcelona Sants   to Birmingham New Street.

Where is the Barcelona train station located? Where is the Birmingham train station located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from this train station to the city centre.

How many train services are there from Barcelona to Birmingham a day?

The average number of trains departing Barcelona for Birmingham is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Birmingham
Barcelona Sants is the most popular Barcelona railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Barcelona for your journey to Birmingham.
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Public transport options for Barcelona Sants
Metro lines: L3, L5
Bus lines: A1, A2
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17