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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Barcelona

distanceDistance1032 miles (1665 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Barcelona cover the 1032 miles (1665 km) long trip taking on average 16 h 30 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Barcelona from Edinburgh?

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

Can I enter Spain from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Barcelona from Edinburgh as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Barcelona, Spain to Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return train to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Barcelona is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Edinburgh 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 18/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Edinburgh from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance by train from Edinburgh to Barcelona?

The train distance from Edinburgh to Barcelona is around 1032 miles (1665 km).

How many hours does it take from Edinburgh to Barcelona by train?

On average the Edinburgh to Barcelona train time is 16 h 30 min  covering the 1032 miles (1665 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Edinburgh and arrival train station in Barcelona?

Some of the Edinburgh train stations to Barcelona you can start your journey from include Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Barcelona include Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

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

Where is the Edinburgh train station located? Where is the Barcelona train station located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Barcelona most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city centre.

How many trains are there to Barcelona from Edinburgh a day?

The average number of trains departing Edinburgh 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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Barcelona
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh for your journey to Barcelona.
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express