Getting There

Barcelona-Ville

Arriving By Air

Barcelona-El Prat International Airport

Website: www.barcelona-airport.com

Barcelona-El Prat International (BCN) is the main airport of Barcelona, Catalonia, ideally situated just 14kms far from the City.  

Barcelona-El Prat International has extensive road and rail links to the capital city and beyond. Getting to Barcelona from the Airport is easy with trains, buses, taxis and limousines all operating from the airport. 

Transfer to and from Barcelona-El Prat International Aiport

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Girona Airport

Website: www.girona-airport.net

The other important airport in Catalonia is Girona Airport.  Girona-Costa Brava airport (GRO) it is the second largest airport at Barcelona area, located at the town Vilobí d’Onyar, 93 kms away from Barcelona city.

Transfer to and from Girona International Aiport

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Arriving by Rail

Barcelona Estacio de Franca  (Barcelona Franca Train Station)

Address: Av. Marquès de l'Argentera, La Ribera, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain (Map)

Transportation from the Barcelona Franca Train Station

Train/Underground

  • Line 10, From Estacio de Franca
  • Frequency: every 30 minutes
  • Hours: Approximately 06:00 to 23:30
  • Cost: 2,20
  • Information telephone: 902 240 202

Bus: Aerobús (A1):  To other railway stations from the Barcelona Train Station

Train:  Line 10: Estacio de Franca to Sants

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Barcelona Sants (Barcelona Train Station)

Address: Plaça dels Països Catalanes, 08014 Barcelona, Spain (Map)
Website: www.raileurope.com

Considered one of the most used transport hubs in the city, Barcelona Sants station is the primary train station for national and international arrivals and departures. Situated in the west of the city, it is easily reached by bus, taxi or the metro. 

Transportation from the Barcelona Sants Train Station

There is rail transportation available from Barcelona Sants Train Station to the Barcelona Airport. Trains depart the train station every 30 minutes, and the journey time to Barcelona Airport is 22 minutes.

To the Barcelona Airport:

  • RENFE train - every 30 minutes
  • Trip takes 25 minutes

Public Transportation  

  • The metro station has two lines that stop at Barcelona Sants: (Green Line, L3) and (Blue Line, L5)

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