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Overview: Train from Stansted to Barcelona

distanceDistance730 miles (1178 km)
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Trains from Stansted to Barcelona cover the 730 miles (1178 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Stansted Airport and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Stansted, United Kingdom to Barcelona, Spain?

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

Is international entry into Barcelona from Stansted restricted?

International entry 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 Stansted?

Entry Requirements:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • 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 required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 28/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Stansted closer to your date of departure here.

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

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

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

Reentry to 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?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

Last verified on 27/01/2022. 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 Barcelona to Stansted train here.

How far is it from Stansted to Barcelona by train?

The Stansted to Barcelona train distance is approximately 730 miles (1178 km).

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

When taking the train between Stansted and Barcelona, you can choose to depart from train stations like Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet. Your trip can end in train stations such as Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Stansted Airport   and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Where is the train station in Stansted to go to Barcelona? Where is the train station in Barcelona located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Stansted Airport and need to travel around 2.7 miles (4.3 km) 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 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from this train station to the city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stansted
Barcelona
Stansted Airport is the most popular Stansted 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 Stansted for your journey to Barcelona.
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Public transport options for Stansted Airport
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry