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from Budapest to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

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

07:10Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h40 09:50Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£521One-way
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07:10Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h40 09:50Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£521One-way
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20:00Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h35 22:35Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£651One-way
09:40Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport4h20 14:00Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£2021One-way
15:35Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport5h45 21:20Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£1901One-way

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27 Nov
£52Wizz Air
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28 Nov
£63Wizz Air
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£36Wizz Air
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£166KLM
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£15Ryanair
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Travel Information between Budapest and Barcelona

distanceDistance929 miles (1498 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£93 - £94
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £93 • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £93 • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Travel 929 miles (1498 km) by coach or flight between Budapest and Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £93. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Budapest to Barcelona.

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Travel from Budapest to Barcelona
Travel to Barcelona 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 Budapest to Barcelona.
FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Barcelona, Spain from Budapest, Hungary?

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Hungary enter Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 26/11/2021. 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 between Budapest and Barcelona.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Hungary from Barcelona, Spain?

The current restriction level for returning to Budapest, Hungary from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Budapest, Hungary from Barcelona, Spain?

Reentering Hungary is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Budapest from Barcelona?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

Which rules do I need to follow in Budapest, Hungary regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Hungary must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 22/11/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Budapest from Barcelona here.

How do you get from Budapest to Barcelona?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel to Barcelona from Budapest?

The cheapest way from Budapest to Barcelona is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £93 compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

A flight journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Barcelona by coach, which costs on average £94 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Barcelona from Budapest?

The fastest way from Budapest to Barcelona is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 35 min.

Other travel options from Budapest to Barcelona can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 30 h 35 min   on average.

How far is Barcelona from Budapest?

Barcelona is approximately 929 miles (1498 km) away from Budapest.

When going from Budapest to Barcelona, where do I depart from Budapest and where do I arrive in Barcelona?

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

  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Budapest to Barcelona depart from Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) to Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Most travellers catch their flight from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Budapest to Barcelona?

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

  • You can go to Barcelona from Budapest by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £94 with Flixbus from Budapest to Barcelona on Omio.
  • You can travel from Budapest to Barcelona by flight with Ryanair. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £93 with Ryanair from Budapest to Barcelona.
Is it possible to travel directly to Barcelona from Budapest?

Yes, there are direct routes from Budapest to Barcelona with the following travel companies:

  • You can find a direct flight to Barcelona with Ryanair or Wizz Air.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Budapest to Barcelona?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Budapest to Barcelona often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Budapest and Barcelona itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Barcelona and any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket between Budapest and Barcelona online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £94 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £93 one way.

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