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Cheap flights to Barcelona

Anyone know which airline offers the cheapest flights from Zurich to Barcelona? Easyjet offer great deals from Geneva but from Barcelona the prices seem a lot higher. I know Vueling and Swiss fly direct to Barcelona, anyone else?
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Anyone know which airline offers the cheapest flights from Zurich to Barcelona? Easyjet offer great deals from Geneva but from Barcelona the prices seem a lot higher. I know Vueling and Swiss fly direct to Barcelona, anyone else?
Ryanair?

I don't know, sorry.

But if you could find which flight could send all the tourists back home, that would help me.

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Old 12.04.2012, 15:13
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Ryanair?

I don't know, sorry.

But if you could find which flight could send all the tourists back home, that would help me.

I don't think Ryanair fly from Zurich unfortunately.
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Anyone know which airline offers the cheapest flights from Zurich to Barcelona? Easyjet offer great deals from Geneva but from Barcelona the prices seem a lot higher. I know Vueling and Swiss fly direct to Barcelona, anyone else?
You asked the same question about Vienna a week ago, dude...plus where to buy laptops, when the Easter holidays are etc etc

Hope you never upset the mods here as you'll be unable to function. If only somebody would invent something to allow us to find things online ourselves

Anyhow....you're very unlikely to be able to fly to many places on cheap airlines from Zurich as it is an expensive airport to use. I think EJ only have a couple of routes, Ryanair not at all etc etc

Airberlin might be worth a look but IMO their fares have been steadily increasing. You can find the timetable by writing to their headoffice and they will mail a big book directly to your front door with paper and everything (I think you'll find that system more to your liking)
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Old 12.04.2012, 15:29
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You asked the same question about Vienna a week ago, dude...plus where to buy laptops, when the Easter holidays are etc etc

Hope you never upset the mods here as you'll be unable to function. If only somebody would invent something to allow us to find things online ourselves

Well. That would be totally science fiction!!
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Old 12.04.2012, 16:04
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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

A colleague of mine flew from Basel last week on Easyjet and it cost CHF 100...worth the extra hour of travel?
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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

I seem to remember something about Belp airport having flights to Barcelona
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I seem to remember something about Belp airport having flights to Barcelona
Vueling is doing flighs for 125 to 150.
Also Swissair many times has promotions on 170.

Do you think 70 francs is worth for 2 hours waste and no luggage in easyjet?
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Old 12.04.2012, 16:23
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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

Try the RENFE ES TrenHotel mini pris. I got it last year from Zürich to Barcelona rtn for less than EUR110 Tourist Class.

http://www.renfe.com/EN/viajeros/lar...trenhotel.html

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National Routes

Madrid - A Coruña - Pontevedra - Ferrol "Rias Gallegas"
Barcelona - Granada "Alhambra"
Barcelona - Gijón "Pio Baroja"
Barcelona - A Coruña - Vigo "Galicia"
International Routes

Madrid - Lisbon "Lusitania"
Barcelona - Paris "Joan Miro"
Barcelona - Zurich "Pau Casals" - might be cheaper from / to Geneva.
Barcelona - Milan "Salvado Dalí"
Madrid - Paris "Francisco de Goya"
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I seem to remember something about Belp airport having flights to Barcelona
FFS. Yes, they do. Skyworks.
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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

Renfe TrenHotel; Elipsos Pau Casals Barcelona Zürich

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The advantages of these trains are legion: at night, the trip goes "flying", the passenger rises in the city center earlier in the day and enjoy the wonderful experience it is to travel by train.

Card holders are entitled to Rail Plus a 25% of the ticket price.

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Barcelona França station, Girona, Figueres and Perpignan, Geneve, Lausanne, Fribourg, Bern, Zurich HB.

Journey time: 13 h. and 23 min

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TourElipsos Pau Casals Barcelona Zürichist bed. 4 bed compartments with washbasin inside. Air Conditioning. Toiletries. Each car is comprised of 5 cabins and a toilet with washbasin.

Preferred bed. single and double compartments with washbasin inside. Individual air conditioning. Bag of toiletries. Each car is comprised of 6 cabins and a toilet with washbasin. Includes breakfast).

Grand Class bed. single or double compartments with shower, sink and toilet inside. Individual air conditioning. Bag of toiletries. Each car is comprised of 5 cabins. Includes dinner and breakfast.




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Old 12.04.2012, 18:17
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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

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Try the RENFE ES TrenHotel mini pris. I got it last year from Zürich to Barcelona rtn for less than EUR110 Tourist Class.

http://www.renfe.com/EN/viajeros/lar...trenhotel.html

Use IE browser!

National Routes

Madrid - A Coruña - Pontevedra - Ferrol "Rias Gallegas"
Barcelona - Granada "Alhambra"
Barcelona - Gijón "Pio Baroja"
Barcelona - A Coruña - Vigo "Galicia"
International Routes

Madrid - Lisbon "Lusitania"
Barcelona - Paris "Joan Miro"
Barcelona - Zurich "Pau Casals" - might be cheaper from / to Geneva.
Barcelona - Milan "Salvado Dalí"
Madrid - Paris "Francisco de Goya"
I've done the Pau Casals many many times. It really is the most stylish way to travel and not necessarily more expensive than flying.

The bar is a cool place to hang out and I've almost always had a great time there.

Order a beer on the plane and as likely as not you'll be drinking alone.
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Old 12.04.2012, 18:21
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Vueling is doing flighs for 125 to 150.
Also Swissair many times has promotions on 170.

Do you think 70 francs is worth for 2 hours waste and no luggage in easyjet?
With lots of ifs attached.

You'll probably find those Swiss offers are only valid if you book a return flight, so ruling out the possibility of mixing and matching or say going by train one way and flying back.
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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

http://www.travelodge.es/

They have some good deals if booked early enough.
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Old 12.04.2012, 21:13
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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

Go to http://matrix.itasoftware.com and fill in source/dest/time and voila you'll know where you can get the cheapest tickets. If you enable the right options it can also suggest alternative airports in the area which might be cheaper.
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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

I could recommend Vueling Air. They have great service flown with then from Alicante to Barcelona last week not that cheap but still great service. Airberlin is also a good choice but then again I will stick with Swiss Air, got a return tick last week for 120CHF and at the end local is better.
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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

Here is the Sky Works (from Bern airport) link:

http://www2.flyskywork.com/en/offers/destinations
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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

Less than CHF100 to Madrid ( CHF139 Barcelona ) from Geneva if that is OK.

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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

Or if you find yourself already in BCN, to GVA ( more dates ) it is EUR64 rtn or Basel ( lesser dates ) only EUR61.

More on Swiss ES

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Re: Cheap flights to Barcelona

Some low cost flights ( 20kg checked bag included ) in Spain from Barcelona - Helitt Airlines.

http://www.helitt.com/

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Each passenger (except infants) is allowed one piece of hand baggage up to the dimensions 22cm x33cm x44cm (8in x 13in x 17in). The maximum weight cannot exceed 6kg (13lbs). Handbags, laptops, briefcases, items from the airport stores, cameras, etc. must be placed inside the hand baggage. All items considered extra cabin baggage or oversized will be rejected at the boarding gate or taken, whenever possible, to the loading area of the aircraft, with an additional charge of 40€. If you have any doubts about hand baggage ask for help at the bag drop desk before going through security checkpoint. Hand baggage cannot contain restricted items.

CHECKED BAGGAGE

Each passenger is allowed to check a maximum of two pieces of baggage (a maximum of 3 pieces for Helitt’s Flex passengers), all of them up to 20kg and only one of them checked for free. It is not permitted to divide or check together the baggage, even if the passengers are traveling together with the same reservation. Any bags carried exceeding the allowed weight limit will incur an additional charge for excess baggage. This amount will be increased for every kilogram over the maximum allowed. In those airports with self-service check-in, the passenger shall have paid all fares for checked baggage and/or excess baggage and have placed the checked baggage in a bag drop desk at least 40 minutes prior to scheduled departure.
Departure tax: EUR7.50
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