A flight from London to Barcelona will deliver you to the east coast of Spain, where Catalonia dishes up one of the most culturally rich cities on the planet. Gothic cathedrals, gold-sand beaches, Catalonian plazas, shopping boulevards, flower markets, world-class restaurants – Barcelona has got it all. So really, it’s little wonder that this Spanish city reels in over 9 million visitors a year.
Direct flights from London to Barcelona usually take just over 2 hours. The shortest flight time is 2 hours from Gatwick.
Loads of airlines offer flights between London and Barcelona, including British Airways, easyJet, Monarch Airlines, Ryanair and Norwegian.
Just keep in mind that airlines operate to different schedules, so they may not fly from your chosen airport or on your preferred travel dates. Use our search engine to find the best flight from London to Barcelona for you.
Very. Flights from London to Barcelona usually run throughout the day from a range of London airports.
Take your pick – Gatwick, Luton, London City Airport, Heathrow and Stansted all offer flights to Barcelona.
Some of the cheapest flights between London and Barcelona take off from Stansted. Just remember to consider airport transfer costs when looking at the price of the cheapest ticket.
Thinking of booking flights from London to Barcelona? Great choice. For starters, the weather in Barcelona is around 5C hotter than London on average. And the city is one of the sunniest spots in Spain, racking up almost twice as much sunshine as London.
There’s a long tick-list of things to do in Barcelona, too. Thanks to the sunny weather, sandy Barceloneta Beach takes one of the top spots. And the Modernist flourishes of architect Antoni Gaudi can be spied at the Sagrada Familia church and Park Güell. Las Ramblas boulevard is another great place for architecture. It also serves up a sweep of pavement cafés, street entertainers, theatres and restaurants.
Use our smart search engine to find cheap flights from London to Barcelona. The filters let you adjust everything from airlines and airports to flight times and duration.
163 flight departures from London to Barcelona per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 7% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 42% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 31% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 20% of flight departures
Your journey will take you approximately 2 hours. Your flight will cover a distance of about 448 miles.