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About Flights to Barcelona

Summary info about Barcelona flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price


Best Round-Trip Price


Fastest flight time

2h 05m

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3 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Barcelona from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £17 (London Stansted to Barcelona-El Prat).
The best round-trip flight price to Barcelona from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £24 (London Stansted to Barcelona-El Prat).
The fastest flight to Barcelona from United Kingdom takes 2h 05m (London Luton to Barcelona-El Prat).
There are 3 airlines operating flights to Barcelona, including Vueling, Ryanair and easyJet.

Barcelona flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Barcelona flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest month to fly to Barcelona?

If you aren’t able to travel during the month of January, then book flights to Barcelona from United Kingdom during November instead. Flights to Barcelona in November, while not as cheap as those in January, still average around £61.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Barcelona?

In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Barcelona for £22/person, which is 86% cheaper than the average flight to Barcelona. To find the cheapest price to Barcelona from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
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How long does it take to fly to Barcelona?

The average flight duration from United Kingdom to Barcelona depends on which airport you fly into and out of. Flying from London Heathrow to Barcelona-El Prat is 2h 05m on average, while flying from Manchester to Barcelona-El Prat is 2h 15m on average. Barcelona-El Prat is the most popular airport in Barcelona.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Barcelona?

Most flyers found that booking tickets 59 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Barcelona. During this timeframe, flight prices are around £104. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though, because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as £70.

Cheapest flights to Barcelona airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Barcelona airports from your nearest city or airport
London Heathrow Airport
Barcelona-El Prat Airport


London (LON) to Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN)

Typically, flights to Barcelona from London are cheaper when flying from London to Barcelona-El Prat, which has an average price of £104

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO BARCELONA FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTJanuary47% cheaperFlying from London Heathrow Airport to Barcelona costs on average just £96 in January
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO BARCELONA FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTJuly33% more expensiveIt costs about £243 for flights to Barcelona from London Heathrow Airport in July
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO BARCELONA FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTAugust211% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Barcelona from London Heathrow Airport in August than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Barcelona

How long does it take to fly to Barcelona?

Flying directly from London is a quick way to travel to Barcelona. Flights to Barcelona, Spain, from London take just over two hours. You can also fly direct to Barcelona from Manchester airport. On this route, you can expect to be in the air for just a little over two hours. It is also possible to fly from Edinburgh Airport to Barcelona-El Prat airport, Barcelona. This trip usually takes between two and three hours and does not require any stopovers.

Where can you fly directly into Barcelona from?

There are multiple airports across the UK that offer direct flights to Barcelona, making this a great holiday destination if you're looking for a cheap and hassle-free trip. You can fly directly to Barcelona from London Heathrow and from London Gatwick. You can also get cheap Barcelona flight deals that allow you to travel directly from Manchester airport or from Edinburgh airport. Direct flights to Barcelona are also available from Belfast airport.

When is it best to fly to Barcelona to go sightseeing?

The best time to plan to fly to Barcelona to go sightseeing would be when the temperature is not unbearable and the chance of rain is only moderate. Considering those guidelines, October seem like the best times of year to plan your visit.

When is the best time to plan a beach trip to Barcelona?

Visitors planning their holidays in Barcelona should book their flights for July or August if they are planning on visiting Playa de la Barceloneta. Another popular beach in the area is Mar Bella Nudist Beach.

Is there an alternative airport near Barcelona?

Those flying to Barcelona could potentially find better pricing at Girona Costa Brava Airport (47 mi from Barcelona city centre), Reus Airport (55 mi from Barcelona city centre), La Seu d'Urgell Aeroport De La Seu Airport (77 mi from Barcelona city centre) or Lleida-Alguaire Airport (88 mi from Barcelona city centre) depending on the month and departure airport.

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Barcelona?

With an average price of £105 per person, Girona Costa Brava Airport is the cheapest airport to fly into when planning your trip to Barcelona. This price can fluctuate based on where you are flying from. momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool can help users find the best prices.

Are there flights to Sant Marti?

Yes, you can travel to Sant Marti via a flight to Barcelona-El Prat airport in Barcelona (Sant Marti is 9.7 mi from the airport).

What’s the closest airport to Barcelona City Centre?

Barcelona-El Prat airport is 7.5 mi from Barcelona City Centre in Barcelona, making it the closest airport.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Barcelona?

Prices for flights to Barcelona refresh daily.

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How old do you have to be to fly to Barcelona?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and layovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to Barcelona.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Barcelona?

The necessary travel and health documents for your Barcelona trip may vary depending on your travel plans and individual circumstances. Generally, you should have various documents, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months beyond your scheduled arrival date. We recommend seeking advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.

Barcelona flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United Kingdom to Barcelona found recently by users on momondo
20 Jan
STN19:15London Stansted
2h 10m
BCN22:25Barcelona-El Prat
23 Jan
BCN05:45Barcelona-El Prat
2h 25m
STN07:10London Stansted
11 Jan
STN16:05London Stansted
2h 10m
BCN19:15Barcelona-El Prat
14 Jan
BCN05:45Barcelona-El Prat
2h 25m
STN07:10London Stansted
25 Jan
LTN20:50London Luton
2h 05m
BCN23:55Barcelona-El Prat
27 Jan
BCN12:45Barcelona-El Prat
2h 20m
LTN14:05London Luton
6 Feb
STN18:20London Stansted
2h 10m
BCN21:30Barcelona-El Prat
13 Feb
BCN22:05Barcelona-El Prat
2h 25m
STN23:30London Stansted
15 Jan
STN17:20London Stansted
2h 10m
BCN20:30Barcelona-El Prat
18 Jan
BCN17:25Barcelona-El Prat
2h 30m
STN18:55London Stansted
17 Jan
STN16:00London Stansted
2h 10m
BCN19:10Barcelona-El Prat
20 Jan
BCN14:40Barcelona-El Prat
2h 25m
STN16:05London Stansted

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Barcelona

If you're looking for one-way flights from United Kingdom to Barcelona, view some of our deals below provided by Ryanair and easyJet
22 Jan
STN08:00London Stansted
2h 10m
BCN11:10Barcelona-El Prat
8 Jan
LTN15:00London Luton
2h 05m
BCN18:05Barcelona-El Prat
11 Dec
STN12:15London Stansted
2h 05m
GRO15:20Girona Costa Brava

Visa requirements for visiting Barcelona

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Barcelona?

You will need a passport to enter Barcelona through the airport if you are travelling from the United Kingdom. However, you will not need a visa if you are travelling as a tourist and plan to be in Spain for less than three months. If you plan to work in Barcelona or extend your trip for longer than three months, you should look up the government entry requirements to get a visa for your stay.

Best things to do and see in Barcelona

What can you see and do in Barcelona?

Barcelona is a vibrant city with lots of major cultural attractions. If you’re a fan of historical architecture, why not visit the Basilica of the Sagrada Family or the Casa Batlló? Both of these sites are more than 100 years old and were designed by the famous Spanish architect, Antoni Gaudí. You could also take in Barcelona’s Gothic cathedral. Art lovers will also find plenty to do in Barcelona, with the Museu Picasso, the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art and the Joan Miró Foundation all within walkable distance of each other. You could also check out the CosmoCaixa science museum. This centre features exhibits about space travel, modern technology, and the natural world and provides a fascinating day out for kids and adults alike. Barcelona also has an exciting music culture, with live flamenco performances and traditional Spanish music at venues such as the Palau Dalmases in the Gothic quarter.

Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Barcelona?

It is quick and easy to find flights to Barcelona on momondo. We search and return numerous flight options from various airlines and agents. You can then use our filters to narrow your search until you have found the most convenient flight to Barcelona that suits you.

Can I find flights to Barcelona with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. momondo allows you to filter the results for flights to Barcelona to just show those with flexible booking policies.

How can momondo help me find flights to Barcelona?

Once all potential Barcelona flight options are in front of you momondo lets you sort and filter flights based on preferences such as airline, price and flight times, amongst many other options.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Barcelona right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

Of course. momondo tracks the price of Barcelona flights. All you need is a valid email address and we will do the rest; it is that quick and easy.

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