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Overview: Train from Salzburg to Barcelona

distanceDistance692 miles (1116 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Salzburg to Barcelona cover the 692 miles (1116 km) long trip taking on average 31 h 1 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf 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 Salzburg?

Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Barcelona, Spain by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Spain from Austria?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • 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 16/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Salzburg to Barcelona before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Salzburg, Austria from Barcelona, Spain?

The restriction level for your return train to Salzburg, Austria from Barcelona is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Salzburg 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 Austria from Barcelona?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who are vaccinated with a booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 16/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Salzburg from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Barcelona from Salzburg via train?

The distance to Barcelona from Salzburg by train is approximately 692 miles (1116 km).

What is the average Salzburg to Barcelona train duration?

On average the train from Salzburg to Barcelona duration is 31 h 1 min  for the 692 miles (1116 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Salzburg to Barcelona, which train station in Salzburg do I depart from and which train station in Barcelona do I arrive in?

When departing from Salzburg, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof. When arriving in Barcelona, you can end your trip in train stations like Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

Omio customers book a train from Salzburg Hbf   to Barcelona Sants   most frequently for this route.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Salzburg Hbf, located approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city centre of Salzburg. The most popular arrival train station in Barcelona, called Barcelona Sants, is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from its city centre.

How many train services are there to Barcelona from Salzburg a day?

The average number of trains departing Salzburg for Barcelona is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Salzburg Hbf is the most popular Salzburg 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 Salzburg for your journey to Barcelona.