Average flight duration: 13h47m
(flight with stopovers)
- Arrival city:
- Barcelona, Spain
- El Prat Airport (BCN)
- Costa Brava Airport (GRO)
- Reus Airport (REU)
- Local time:
- Jul 19, 2018 11:54 AM, GMT+2
min. 76ºF, max. 83ºF
- Departure city:
- Houston, USA
- William P. Hobby Airport (HOU)
- George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
- Local time:
- Jul 19, 2018 4:54 AM, GMT-5
min. 77ºF, max. 93ºF
Why travel by plane from Houston to Barcelona?
Traveling from Houston to Barcelona is only feasible by plane, thanks to the North Atlantic Ocean lying between the two cities. However, the journey doesn't have to be uncomfortable! Thanks to the in-flight amenities offered by the airlines operating flights along this route, including Air France, United, British Airways and Lufthansa, passengers can travel in style, with First and Business Class available to make the trip even more luxurious. Departing from George Bush Intercontinental Airport and landing in Barcelona-El Prat Airport, connecting flights from Houston to Barcelona take around 12h 15m.
What is there to see and do in Barcelona?
Known for its beaches (don't miss a trip to Barceloneta Beach); its Guadí artworks including the Sagrada Familia and Park Guell; and its delicious Spanish cuisine, from tapas to fresh seafood, Barcelona has something for everyone. Foodies can head to markets such as the vast Boqueria Market; art fans may enjoy a trip to the Picasso Museum; while Mount Tibidabo awaits hikers. A walk around the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona is highly recommended to see architectural landmarks such as the stunning Cathedral of Barcelona. For a break from sightseeing, admire the impressive Arc de Triomf before relaxing in the nearby Ciutadella Park.