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Overview: Train from Barcelona to London

distanceDistance706 miles (1138 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Barcelona to London cover the 706 miles (1138 km) long route taking on average 29 h 39 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 London Victoria.

Trains from Barcelona to London

Trains from Barcelona to London are provided by French Railways and Eurostar. Daily connections begin with early morning or mid morning high-speed TGV Duplex departures to Paris Gare de Lyon. From here there are frequent local RER rail routes to Paris Gare du Nord Station, connecting with hourly Eurostar services to London. The quickest trains from Barcelona to London take just over 12 hours. Trains depart from Barcelona Sants Station, located to the west of the city centre, with local bus and Metro connections. Eurostar trains arrive at St Pancras Station International Terminal, on the north side of central London.

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FAQs

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

Is international entry into London 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 London, 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 18/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to London from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

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

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

Entry into Spain 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 London?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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:

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

Last checked on 19/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Barcelona from London.

The train distance from Barcelona to London is around 706 miles (1138 km).
The Barcelona to London train duration is on average 29 h 39 min, which is to be expected when travelling 706 miles (1138 km) from Barcelona to London. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When departing from Barcelona, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. When arriving in London, you can end your journey in train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers book a train from Barcelona Sants   to London Victoria   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Barcelona Sants, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre of Barcelona. The most popular arrival train station in London, called London Victoria, is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from its city centre.

On average, there is 1 train a day from Barcelona to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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 London.
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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

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