How to get from Barcelona to Salzburg

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Travel Information from Barcelona to Salzburg

distanceDistance692 miles (1116 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£79 - £407
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £79 • 27 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £407 • 5 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Lufthansa

Take a coach or flight to travel 692 miles (1116 km) between Barcelona and Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £79. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Lufthansa among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Barcelona to Salzburg.

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Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Salzburg, Austria is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Spain enter Austria?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Salzburg from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry into Austria:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Salzburg, Austria?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Austria has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 23/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Barcelona to Salzburg.

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

Is my journey back to Barcelona from Salzburg restricted?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

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

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • 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 23/05/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Barcelona from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel to Salzburg from Barcelona 2 different ways: coach or flight.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Barcelona to Salzburg, which costs on average £79.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Salzburg:

A coach journey is usually £328 less than a journey to Salzburg by plane, which costs on average £407 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Salzburg from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 5 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to Salzburg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 27 h 25 min.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Barcelona to Salzburg:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Salzburg, PR Süd.
  • Flights mostly leave from Barcelona El Prat Airport and tend to arrive in Salzburg Airport.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Salzburg by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Barcelona to Salzburg tickets on Omio for £79.
  • Lufthansa can get you to Salzburg by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa from Barcelona to Salzburg for £407 on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Barcelona to Salzburg with the following travel operators:

  • You can book a direct coach with.

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

Many of our customers who book a trip from Barcelona to Salzburg often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Vienna, Munich or Prague. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Barcelona and Salzburg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Salzburg and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £79 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £407 one way.

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

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