Transfers from El Prat Airport
Check in Barcelona
Barcelona is the city that most visitors get in Spain. And it is within the 15 most visited cities in the world.
Catalonia is the region that receives more international tourists, more than 14 million per year, and the second
in number of nights: about 100 million per year. Catalonia is also leading accommodation units, 744 million.
Most tourists come to Barcelona through the airport of El Prat. Barcelona airport helps visitors to learn about
the region of Catalonia and more.
Barcelona-El Prat Airport is located southwest of the city of Barcelona.
Transfer options from El Prat airport (terminals T1 and T2) to places within the
city of Barcelona:
1.- By Public Transport:
Bus: There are several bus lines which connect the airport with the city center, nearby towns and other places in Catalonia and Andorra.
City and intercity buses.
Estimated travel time: 35 minutes to Plaza Catalunya.
Train: The local train service connects the airport to Barcelona and other places of Catalonia.
Estimated travel time: 27 minutes to Passeig de Gracia.
Integrated Fare System:
The integrated fare system allows the use of different means of transport (subway, bus, tram, FGC and RENFE) in a
There are taxi ranks in front of the arrivals area of the Terminal T1, and Terminals T2 A and T2 B. All rates
include an additional airport. It allows free carrying a suitcase of 55x35x35cm.
* Note: There is also a shuttle bus service between terminals linking the T1 to T2. Free for travelers.
For details about airport transfer options:
El Prat-Barcelona Transport