How to get from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main

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from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main

You can get from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
flight

To get from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main on 19 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00Barcelona El Prat Airport2h10 10:10Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£2611One-way
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16:40Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord24h00 16:40Frankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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£1771One-way
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07:40Barcelona El Prat Airport4h20 12:00Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£3101One-way
11:45Barcelona El Prat Airport4h15 16:00Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£3101One-way
11:45Barcelona El Prat Airport6h15 18:00Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£3101One-way

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Travel Information between Barcelona and Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance678 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£2 - £168
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £2 • 27 h 44 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £168 • 2 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Air Europa

Travel 678 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to Frankfurt am Main from Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £2. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus or Air Europa among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main.

Travel Tips: Travel from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main

Travel to Frankfurt am Main easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs

Travel from Barcelona, Spain to Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Frankfurt am Main from Barcelona restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Barcelona?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 08/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Barcelona and Frankfurt am Main closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Barcelona, Spain from Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Germany?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

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

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Barcelona, Spain was last verified on 28/07/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Barcelona from Frankfurt am Main.

There are 4 ways to get from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main. Tickets for a train cost on average £2.

This is compared to other travel options to Frankfurt am Main:

A train is generally £120 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £122 from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main.

A train is about £166 less than a flight, which costs on average £168 for this route.

The fastest way from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 10 min.

Other travel options from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 21 h 15 min.

In comparison, getting to Frankfurt am Main by train can take on average 27 h 44 min.

Frankfurt am Main is approximately 678 miles away from Barcelona.

The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 2 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Frankfurt am Main from Barcelona as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and tend to arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1).
  • Flights mostly depart from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Frankfurt am Main Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Barcelona Sants and tend to arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main:

  • You can go to Frankfurt am Main from Barcelona by coach with BlaBlaCar Bus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £122 with BlaBlaCar Bus from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main with Air Europa, and you can find Air Europa Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main tickets for £168 on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available between Barcelona and Frankfurt am Main with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with Flixbus with 1 direct coach per day.
  • You can travel directly by plane with Lufthansa with direct flights per day.
  • You can find around direct trains per day and book this direct train with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Frankfurt am Main as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Barcelona and Frankfurt am Main.

Many of our customers travelling from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main don't make Frankfurt am Main their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Berlin, Paris or Munich, either of which you could add to your Barcelona and Frankfurt am Main trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Frankfurt am Main to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £122 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £168 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £2 one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Frankfurt am Main tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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