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Trip Edinburgh Barcelona

Plan your trip by train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane from Edinburgh to Barcelona

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How to get from Edinburgh to Barcelona?

We are suggesting 27 routes by train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Edinburgh Barcelona. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Edinburgh Barcelona

For your trip from Edinburgh (Scotland, United Kingdom) to Barcelona (Spain) with a distance of 1035 mi you will be able to take 5 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, ferry, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The direct flight Edinburgh > Barcelona will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Edinburgh and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Edinburgh EDI airport, 7.5 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Barcelona (Barcelona-El Prat airport, IATA code: BCN) operated by Ryanair or Norwegian Air Shuttle.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Edinburgh to Barcelona without changing trains. You can take the train Edinburgh-Manchester and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
Trains of First TransPennine Express to Manchester leave from Edinburgh Waverley railway station in Edinburgh. Arrival in Manchester will take place at Manchester Piccadilly station (0.3 mi from the city centre).
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Edinburgh Barcelona only by bus, there are other means of transport (plane) that will complete the journey Edinburgh-Birmingham.
You will board a coach of MegaBus in Edinburgh. The bus will drop you off at Birmingham bus station (0.5 mi from Birmingham, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Edinburgh bus station (11.2 mi from Edinburgh) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Birmingham.
There is no direct crossing between Edinburgh and Barcelona, you will have to use another mean of transport (plane) to combine with ferry in order to complete the sea crossing Ibiza-Barcelona.
You will embark at the port of Ibiza Eivissa at 0.4 mi from Ibiza aboard a ship of Baleària or Acciona Trasmediterránea. The ferry will dock in the port of Barcelona at 1.1 mi from Barcelona. We advise you to show up at the port of Ibiza for boarding around one or two hours before the time of departure indicated on your reservation.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Edinburgh-Birmingham will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by plane in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between Edinburgh and Barcelona?

Railway companies
First TransPennine Express provides a rail connection Edinburgh-Manchester with the train from Edinburgh Waverley railway station (0.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Manchester Piccadilly at arrival (0.3 mi from centre)
East Coast transports passengers on a rail line from Edinburgh to London with the train which leaves Edinburgh Waverley station to arrive at London Kings Cross railway station (England United Kingdom)
Virgin Trains operates the train journey Edinburgh-Birmingham with the train from Edinburgh Waverley railway station (0.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Birmingham New Street at arrival (0.4 mi from centre)
CrossCountry provides a rail connection from Edinburgh to Birmingham with the train which leaves Edinburgh Waverley station to arrive at Birmingham New Street railway station (England United Kingdom)
Airlines
Monarch Airlines carries out a flight from Manchester International MAN airport situated 9.3 mi away from the city centre of Manchester to Barcelona (arrival at Barcelona-El Prat BCN airport)
Virgin Atlantic Airways flies on the route from Edinburgh EDI airport (located 7.5 mi from Edinburgh, United Kingdom) to London (serving Heathrow LHR airport)
British Airways schedules the following flights: from Edinburgh EDI airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Edinburgh to London (arrival at Gatwick LGW airport) and from Heathrow LHR airport (located 14.3 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Barcelona (serving Barcelona-El Prat BCN airport)
Norwegian Air Shuttle ensures the flight route from Edinburgh EDI airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Edinburgh to Barcelona (arrival at Barcelona-El Prat BCN airport)
Easyjet carries out the flights from Edinburgh EDI airport (located 7.5 mi from Edinburgh, United Kingdom) to London (serving Gatwick LGW airport) and from Gatwick LGW airport situated 24.2 mi away from the city centre of London to Barcelona (arrival at Barcelona-El Prat BCN airport)
Ryanair flies on the route from Edinburgh EDI airport (located 7.5 mi from Edinburgh, United Kingdom) to Barcelona (serving Barcelona-El Prat BCN airport)
Vueling Airlines schedules the flight from Manchester International MAN airport situated 9.3 mi away from the city centre of Manchester to Barcelona (arrival at Barcelona-El Prat BCN airport)
Air Europa ensures the flight route from Ibiza IBZ airport (located 4.1 mi from Ibiza, Spain) to Barcelona (serving Barcelona-El Prat BCN airport)
FlyBE carries out a flight from Edinburgh EDI airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Edinburgh to Birmingham (arrival at Birmingham International BHX airport)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Edinburgh in Edinburgh and to the one of Birmingham (England United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh bus station at 11.2 mi from centre) and the city of Manchester where the coach will drop you off at Manchester station situated at about 0.2 mi from Manchester city centre.
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Edinburgh-Birmingham (246.1 mi)
Ferry companies
The ships of Baleària ensure the maritime connection between the port of Ibiza Eivissa and the one of Barcelona (Barcelona at 1.1 mi from the city)
The ferries of Acciona Trasmediterránea make the crossing between Ibiza and Barcelona where they serve the ports of Ibiza Eivissa and Barcelona respectively 0.4 mi and 1.1 mi distant from their city centre.

Stop cities from Edinburgh or cities to visit near Barcelona

When travelling from Barcelona to Edinburgh by plane, carpooling, ferry, bus, train, you might have to change at Ibiza (Spain) Birmingham, Manchester, London (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Barcelona or back to Edinburgh, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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