Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona

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Here you can compare cheap flights from Birmingham (BHX) to Barcelona (BCN) for one-way or return trips. The following offers were searched for and found on idealo during the last few days. Or start your own flight search to Barcelona. Prices and availability may change at any time.

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Favourite airline: Swiss
Most travellers looking for flights on the route from Birmingham to Barcelona decide to book with Swiss.
19 %
Vueling Airlines
18 %
16 %
Cheapest weekday: Sunday
On this route, flights are cheapest on Sunday when a ticket costs £58.00 on average.
Direct flights are cheaper
Flights with a stopover are on average £33.00 more expensive than direct flights.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
02h 15min
05h 40min
11h 20min
The favourite connection is non-stop
Direct flights are especially popular on this route. 26 % of travellers will book a non-stop flight.
Direct flights
02h 15min, from £106
26 %
1 stopover Zurich (Zürich)-Kloten
12h 55min, from £155
22 %
1 stopover Paris - Charles de Gaulle
04h 15min, from £171
15 %

Useful information about the flight from Birmingham to Barcelona

Sun-drenched Barcelona

The coastal city of Barcelona stands out for its dynamism and culturally mixed beauty, both modern and ancient, with its famous Gaudi architecture and atmospheric Gothic Quarter.

Best time to visit

Although great for visiting all year round, Barcelona's peak season is during spring and summer. If you enjoy visiting at festival and holiday times, Spain's main Christmas day is on 6th January, the Day of the Three Wise Men (Dia de los Reyes). In February, there's the week-long Carnival. The Gràcia district street party (Fiesta major de Gràcia) takes place in August. Barcelona is Catalonia's capital city and as such its official languages are Catalan and Spanish, and Catalonia's independence day (La Diada de Catalunya) takes place on 11th September.

Tips and facts before you travel

To taste some typical regional foods, try the special bread and ham (Pan Tomaca con Jamón Serrano) and the Crema Catalana dessert, the Catalan version of crème brûlée. Prices tend to be cheaper in Barcelona than in London; eating out is usually much cheaper. You'll pay about 4 or 5EUR for a beer.
Barcelona's time zone is GMT+1.

Local Information

From El Prat Airport the city centre is about 12km away. A regular Aerobus A1 and A2 service goes to Plaça de Catalunya for around 6EUR. A train runs to the city, or a taxi costs about 20EUR.

Hotels start at about 100EUR per person per night. Hostels are much cheaper with prices averaging at about 15EUR per night per person.

For getting around in Barcelona, public transport - trams, metro, trains and buses - is reasonably priced at approximately 3EUR for a single ticket, or 12EUR for a 10 journey ticket. You can purchase the Barcelona Card which is valid on all public transport and includes reduced admission for some attractions and museums. The price depends on the duration of your stay.

Flight information: Birmingham - Barcelona

Outbound and return from £255.21
Flight duration min. 02:05
Return flight duration min. 02:25
Distance 1275 km
Flights per week 5
Departure airport Airport Birmingham (BHX)
Arrival airport Airport Barcelona El Prat (BCN)
Destination country Flights to Spain
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