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Route overview
Avg. journey time16h 15m
Fare range€68.00 - €556.00
Distance1139km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at07:01
Last train departs at20:01
Fastest journey
Fastest route10h 10m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationLondon
Destination StationBarcelona

London to Barcelona train times

Check out the next trains departing from London to Barcelona for Tuesday 18th Dec 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
07:01
19:30
London
Barcelona
11h 29m
2 changes
09:24
20:34
London
Barcelona
10h 10m
1 change
15:31
12:38
London
Barcelona
20h 07m
2 changes
17:01
12:38
London
Barcelona
18h 37m
3 changes
18:01
12:38
London
Barcelona
17h 37m
5 changes

London to Barcelona train prices

Train tickets from London to Barcelona start at €68.00 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from London to Barcelona start at €233.77 when you book at least 28 days in advance.** Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€233.77
14 days
in advance
€256.21
Avg. single price
On the day
€380.04
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from London to Barcelona by train?

The average journey time between London and Barcelona is 16 hours and 15 minutes and the fastest journey time is 10 hours and 10 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 6 trains per day travelling from London to Barcelona. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from London to Barcelona?

The first train from London to Barcelona departs at 07:01. The last train from London to Barcelona departs at 20:01. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between London and Barcelona?

No, it is not possible to travel from London to Barcelona without having to change trains. To travel from London to Barcelona will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Barcelona to London.
**Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for London to Barcelona for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/12/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 14/09/2018 for travel on 14/09/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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