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from Cardiff to Barcelona

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Travel Information between Cardiff and Barcelona

distanceDistance740 miles (1193 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £442 • 4 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTransavia Airlines

Take a flight to travel 740 miles (1193 km) from Cardiff to Barcelona. Transavia Airlines is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Barcelona.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Barcelona, Spain if I’m coming from Cardiff, United Kingdom?

Travel from Cardiff, United Kingdom to Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Barcelona from Cardiff restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Barcelona, Spain from Cardiff?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain 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 26/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Cardiff to Barcelona closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Cardiff, United Kingdom from Barcelona, Spain?

The restriction level for your return to Cardiff, United Kingdom from Spain is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Cardiff from Barcelona restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Cardiff, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 28/05/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Cardiff from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Cardiff to Barcelona?

Travel Cardiff to Barcelona by flight.

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

The fastest way to travel to Barcelona from Cardiff is by flight, which requires on average 4 h 40 min   of travel time.

How far is Barcelona from Cardiff?

The Cardiff to Barcelona distance is approximately 740 miles (1193 km).

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Cardiff to Barcelona?

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

  • Most travellers take a flight from Cardiff Airport to Barcelona El Prat Airport.

Who can get me from Cardiff to Barcelona?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Barcelona from Cardiff:

  • You can travel by plane to Barcelona from Cardiff with Transavia Airlines, and you can find Transavia Airlines Cardiff to Barcelona tickets for £442 on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Barcelona from Cardiff?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Cardiff 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 Cardiff and Barcelona itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Barcelona and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Cardiff and Barcelona online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £442 one way.

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

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