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Train Information between Barcelona and Southampton

distanceDistance677 miles (1092 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Barcelona to Southampton cover the 677 miles (1092 km) long route taking on average 33 h 38 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 Southampton Central.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Barcelona and Southampton?

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

Can I enter United Kingdom from Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 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 providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 26/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Barcelona and Southampton as this information can change.

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

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Southampton to Barcelona is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom?

Reentry to 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 Southampton?

What are the entry requirements?

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

Last verified on 26/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Southampton to Barcelona train here.

How far is it from Barcelona to Southampton by train?
The Barcelona to Southampton train distance is approximately 677 miles (1092 km).
How many hours does it take from Barcelona to Southampton by train?
While the time it takes to travel 677 miles (1092 km) from Barcelona to Southampton can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Barcelona to Southampton is on average 33 h 38 min.
Which train station in Barcelona goes to Southampton? Which train station do I come into Southampton from Barcelona?

Some of the Barcelona train stations to Southampton you can start your journey from include Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Southampton include Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arriving in Southampton Central.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Barcelona Sants, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Barcelona.

The most popular arrival train station, Southampton Central, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Southampton.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Southampton
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 Southampton.
Amenities at station
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: A1, A2
Metro lines: L3, L5
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