How to get from Leicester to Barcelona

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Travel Information to Barcelona from Leicester

distanceDistance791 miles (1275 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £210 • 2 h 9 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa

Travel 791 miles (1275 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train from Leicester to Barcelona. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Lufthansa among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Leicester to Barcelona.

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FAQs

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

Is international entry into Barcelona from Leicester 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 Leicester?

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 24/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Barcelona from Leicester closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Leicester, United Kingdom from Spain is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Spain?

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

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

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Leicester, United Kingdom was last verified on 24/06/2022. 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 Leicester from Barcelona.

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

The cheapest way from Leicester to Barcelona is by taking a ferry. You can find average ticket prices around £1 compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

A ferry is about £2 less than a coach, which costs on average £2 for this trip.

A ferry journey is usually £210 less than a journey to Barcelona by plane, which costs on average £210 for the same trip.

A ferry is about £4 less than a train, which costs on average £4 for this route.

The quickest way to travel to Barcelona from Leicester is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 9 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 28 h 38 min   of travel time.

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In comparison, going by train can take 18 h 20 min   on average.

The distance between Leicester and Barcelona is around 791 miles (1275 km).

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Barcelona is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.
  • 3 flights a day.
  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Leicester to 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 when travelling from Leicester to Barcelona:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station to Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Most travellers board their train from Leicester and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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

  • You can go to Barcelona from Leicester by plane with Lufthansa. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £210 with Lufthansa from Leicester to Barcelona on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Leicester 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 Leicester and Barcelona itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Barcelona and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £2 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £210 one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £4 one way.

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

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