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Train Information 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 35 h 3 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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Trains from Barcelona to Birmingham
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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Barcelona, Spain to Birmingham, United Kingdom?

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

Is international entry into Birmingham from Barcelona restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) 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: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 28/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Barcelona to Birmingham closer to your date of departure here.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Barcelona, Spain from Birmingham, United Kingdom?

Return travel from United Kingdom to Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Barcelona from Birmingham?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

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:

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

Last checked on 29/11/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Barcelona from Birmingham.

What is the distance between Barcelona and Birmingham by train?
The train distance from Barcelona to Birmingham is around 787 miles (1270 km).
How long is the train to Birmingham from Barcelona?
The train time to Birmingham from Barcelona is on average 35 h 3 min  for the 787 miles (1270 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Barcelona and Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Barcelona to Birmingham, which train station in Barcelona do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Barcelona to start your trip from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. In Birmingham you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Where is the departure train station in Barcelona located? Where is the arrival train station in Birmingham located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Barcelona Sants, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Barcelona. The most popular arrival train station in Birmingham, called Birmingham New Street, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

How many train services per day are there to Birmingham from Barcelona?
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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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+34 934956020
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Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
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