Birmingham to Barcelona by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:10
  • Last train
    23:10
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    12hr 24m

Travelling from Birmingham to Barcelona by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Barcelona take around 12 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,272 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Barcelona.

Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Barcelona?

Journeys between Birmingham and Barcelona usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Birmingham to Barcelona every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 19 departures.

How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Barcelona?

The Birmingham to Barcelona train travel time is normally about 12 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Birmingham to Barcelona train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Barcelona is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 06:10 and the last train is around 23:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 06:10, and the last at 23:00.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Birmingham to Barcelona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Birmingham to Barcelona by train.

Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Barcelona?

More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Barcelona, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurostar
  • FS100
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • TGV
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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