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How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Barcelona

All the information you need to plan the best ME1 to S37 flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Barcelona flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Barcelona.

ME1 - S37

Price

$818 - $1,346

S37

Temperature

9 - 24 °C

S37

Precipitation

20 - 91 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Average price

$1,895

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

$1,152

From Melbourne to Barcelona

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Melbourne to Barcelona, book at least 35 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 29% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,552 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,626.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Barcelona?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Barcelona. Flights to Barcelona from Melbourne in February are about $1,365 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $1,032.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Barcelona (ME1 - S37)?

When flying from Melbourne to Barcelona, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Barcelona in December, January 2021

The best prices found for Melbourne to Barcelona flights in December, January
15 Dec. - 22 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

2 stops

29h 20m
BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

40h 00m
$2,069

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/12/21

15 Dec. - 22 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

2 stops

29h 30m
BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

21h 15m
$2,285

Etihad Airways

View Deal

Deal found 1/12/21

10 Dec. - 17 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

2 stops

37h 30m
BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

48h 00m
$2,356

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

Melbourne to Barcelona 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Barcelona from Melbourne found for this year
15 Dec. - 22 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

2 stops

29h 20m
BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

40h 00m
$2,069

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/12/21

15 Dec. - 22 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

2 stops

29h 30m
BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

21h 15m
$2,285

Etihad Airways

View Deal

Deal found 1/12/21

10 Dec. - 17 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

2 stops

37h 30m
BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

48h 00m
$2,356

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

One-way flights to Barcelona from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Barcelona
31 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

2 stops

52h 30m
$438

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/12/21

31 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

3 stops

51h 35m
$462

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/12/21

31 Mar.
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

BCN

Barcelona-El Prat

3 stops

54h 15m
$634

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/12/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Barcelona flights.

What airports serve Melbourne to Barcelona?

There is one primary airport servicing international flights from Melbourne, which is Melbourne Airport, also known as Tullamarine Airport (MEL). As Australia’s second busiest airport and being well connected to the city, it also has a wide variety of shopping, food and lounges. It takes around 25min to travel between the airport and city centre by car or 25min by SkyBus directly from Southern Cross Station. You will arrive in Barcelona via the Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN), the second largest and busiest airport in Spain. You can get an Aerobus to the city centre in around 35min or the same timeframe by car, but the airport also directly connects to an automated train line, the metro line L9 Sud, taking you all the way to the city in around only 30min.

Which airlines fly directly from Melbourne to Barcelona?

There are currently no direct flights from Melbourne to Barcelona. This route’s distance requires one layover or more, and it is serviced by various airlines through assorted connecting flight path options. The fastest flights with the least connections are from Etihad Airways, offering flights with a layover at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) in the United Arab Emirates, and Qatar Airways, offering flights with a layover at Hamad International Airport (DOH) in Doha, Qatar. Numerous other airlines will service cheaper but longer flight paths through the United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, Singapore, United Kingdom and various European cities such as Zurich, Paris, Milan and others.

What are the layover options between Melbourne and Barcelona?

There are currently no direct flights as the distance requires at least one layover between Melbourne and Barcelona, and in some cases two or more. Most commonly, you will connect through either Abu Dhabi International Airport in the United Arab Emirates or Hamad International Airport in Doha, Qatar. Some cheaper and longer flight paths also travel through Hong Kong, Singapore, United Kingdom or European cities such as Zurich, Paris, Milan and others. Flights with just one connection will usually have a total journey time of 25 to 30h, whereas cheaper flights with multiple connections can take closer to 60h.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Melbourne to Barcelona?

Australian citizens do not require a visa prior to entering Spain, but your passport (with a minimum of 6 months validity from your date of travel and two blank pages for your travel stamps) is required. As Spain is a member of the Schengen States, you will be issued with a Schengen visa for a maximum of 90 days over a six-month period. If you intend to stay or travel for longer or are travelling for work, you will need to apply for another type of visa, depending on your intentions. It is advised to check visa and passport requirements for any connecting airports/countries and requirements for passports that are not Australian, if needed.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Barcelona have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Etihad Airways, Emirates, and Qatar Airways flying from Melbourne to Barcelona have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Barcelona for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Barcelona for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,100, but on average you can expect to pay $1,318.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to Barcelona round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Melbourne to Barcelona is Singapore Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,118 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways, starting at $1,242 and $1,359 round-trip. Singapore Airlines is 18% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne to Barcelona one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Etihad Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $955. Singapore Airlines flights start at $1,056 while deals on Finnair start at $1,343 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to Barcelona?

The most popular airlines flying from Melbourne to Barcelona are Air France, Finnair and British Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Barcelona?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $721. While the most popular route (Melbourne - Barcelona-El Prat) can be booked for $1,100 on average our data indicates $1,840 when flying from Melbourne to Barcelona.

Can I fly to Barcelona from Melbourne right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Barcelona

Most visitors from Melbourne need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Barcelona.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for rt-pcr (naat) and 48 for antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Barcelona.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Barcelona.

Can I fly back to Melbourne from Barcelona?

Returning to Melbourne from Barcelona

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Barcelona must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Barcelona are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Top 10 airlines flying from Melbourne to Barcelona

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Barcelona choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air China
Cheapest$805
Average$1,032
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$942
Average$1,221
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
Cheapest$1,025
Average$1,449
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
Cheapest$1,055
Average$1,548
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,062
Average$1,566
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
Cheapest$1,076
Average$1,476
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Air France
Cheapest$1,084
Average$1,520
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$1,114
Average$1,514
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$1,194
Average$1,566
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Japan Airlines
Cheapest$1,276
Average$1,610
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time79%
COVID-19 safety