How to get from Barcelona to Athens

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from Barcelona to Athens

You can get from Barcelona to Athens by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Barcelona to Athens on 27 Jun we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

23:20Barcelona El Prat Airport2h55 03:15Athens International Airport
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£2471One-way
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23:20Barcelona El Prat Airport2h55 03:15Athens International Airport
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16:00Barcelona El Prat Airport7h10 00:10Athens International Airport
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23:20Barcelona El Prat Airport2h55 03:15Athens International Airport
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16:55Barcelona El Prat Airport6h15 00:10Athens International Airport
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Travel Information between Barcelona and Athens

distanceDistance1164 miles (1878 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £111 • 2 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling

Take a flight to travel 1164 miles (1878 km) between Barcelona and Athens. Vueling is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Barcelona to Athens.

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FAQs

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Athens, Greece is: Fully open.

Can I enter Greece if coming from Spain?

Entry into Greece is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Athens if travelling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Athens, Greece due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Greece must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 25/06/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Barcelona and Athens.

The restriction level for your return to Barcelona, Spain from Greece is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Barcelona from Athens restricted?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Barcelona from Athens?

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 24/06/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Barcelona from Athens closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel from Barcelona to Athens by flight.

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Barcelona to Athens. It takes on average 2 h 55 min   to travel this journey.

You should expect to travel around 1164 miles (1878 km) from Barcelona to Athens.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Barcelona to Athens:

  • Most travellers board their plane from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Athens International Airport.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barcelona to Athens, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Vueling can get you to Athens by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Vueling from Barcelona to Athens for £111 on Omio.

Yes, there is a direct service from Barcelona to Athens:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Athens with Aegean Airlines or Vueling.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Athens tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this route.

Omio customers who travel from Barcelona to Athens often also extend their holiday to go to Rome, Paris or Berlin. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Athens and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Barcelona to Athens, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £111 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Barcelona and Athens online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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