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Train Information between Cambridge and Barcelona

distanceDistance751 miles (1212 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Cambridge to Barcelona cover the 751 miles (1212 km) long trip taking on average 10 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 Cambridge and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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

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

What is the status of international entry into Spain from United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Cambridge?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When travelling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 02/12/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Barcelona from Cambridge before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Barcelona, Spain?

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

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

Entry into United Kingdom 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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
  • 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 Cambridge, United Kingdom?

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

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

Last checked on 03/12/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cambridge from Barcelona.

What is the distance between Cambridge and Barcelona by train?
The train distance from Cambridge to Barcelona is around 751 miles (1212 km).
How long does it take from Cambridge to Barcelona by train?
While the time it takes to travel 751 miles (1212 km) between Cambridge and Barcelona can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Cambridge to Barcelona is on average 10 h 33 min.
When travelling by train from Cambridge to Barcelona, which train station in Cambridge do I depart from and which train station in Barcelona do I arrive in?

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

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Cambridge   and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Where is the train station in Cambridge? Where is the train station in Barcelona?

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

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Cambridge is the most popular Cambridge 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 Cambridge for your journey to Barcelona.

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