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Leeds to Barcelona by train

  • First train
    05:05
  • Last train
    23:05
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    13hr 29m
  • Distance
    1,409 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    24hr 59m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Leeds to Barcelona by train

Fast trains from Leeds to Barcelona take around 13 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,409 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leeds and Barcelona.

1. Are there direct trains from Leeds to Barcelona?

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

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Leeds 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 30 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Leeds to Barcelona?

The Leeds to Barcelona train travel time is normally about 13 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Leeds to Barcelona train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Barcelona is usually scheduled to depart Leeds around 05:05 and the last train is around 23:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leeds around 05:05, and the last at 21:11.

When to book Leeds to Barcelona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Leeds to Barcelona by train.

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Which train companies operate between Leeds and Barcelona?

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

  • AVE
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Eurostar
  • FS100
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Media Distancia
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Renfe-SNCF
  • TGV
  • Thameslink
  • Train Express Regional
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections

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 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.