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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Bristol

distanceDistance729 miles (1176 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Barcelona to Bristol cover the 729 miles (1176 km) long route taking on average 24 h 33 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 Bristol Temple Meads.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Barcelona, Spain to Bristol, United Kingdom?

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

Is international entry into Bristol 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 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bristol, 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 07/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Barcelona to Bristol closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Barcelona, Spain from Bristol, United Kingdom?

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

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

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 Bristol?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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 07/12/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Barcelona from Bristol.

What is the distance between Barcelona and Bristol by train?
The Barcelona to Bristol train distance is approximately 729 miles (1176 km).
How long is the train between Barcelona and Bristol?
The train time between Barcelona and Bristol is on average 24 h 33 min  for the 729 miles (1176 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Bristol from Barcelona by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Barcelona to Bristol, which train station in Barcelona do I depart from and which train station in Bristol do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arriving in Bristol Temple Meads.

Where do I find the Barcelona train station to Bristol? Where is the Bristol train station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Bristol most often arrive at Bristol Temple Meads and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from this train station to the city centre.

How many train services per day are there from Barcelona to Bristol?
The average number of trains departing Barcelona for Bristol is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Bristol
The major railway station for departures from Barcelona is Barcelona Sants. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Barcelona Sants for your trip between Barcelona and Bristol.
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Phone Number
+34 934956020
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
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