Getting to Universitat Pompeu Fabra


TRAIN: Barcelona Airport’s train station is located 200 metres outside Terminal T2. The closest stop to UPF is Estació de França, which is a 5 minute walk from the campus.

TAXI: Taxis from Barcelona Airport offer their services 24 hours, waiting for passengers at the taxi ranks located in both terminals. A journey from the airport to the city centre usually takes between 20 and 40 minutes depending on which terminal you land at (T1 will be longer than from T2) and traffic conditions.

METRO: The line L9 Sud Metro connects downtown Barcelona with the airport. To reach UPF you would need to change lines to reach the closest metro stop, Ciutadella – Vila Olimpica, Line 4. See: for maps and further details.

BUS: For full details of how to reach hotels and the conference venue in Barcelona by bus, please see the Airport’s information pages at:


H16: Ramon Trias Fargas / Dr. Trueta stop
10: Ramon Trias Fargas stop
14: Sardenya / Dr. Trueta stop

METRO: The nearest metro station is Ciutadella – Vila Olimpica, Line 4. Just walk 200 meters down Ramon Trias Fargas (away from the sea) and the University is on the left side of the street.

TRAM: Line T4 - Wellington and Ciutadella-Vila Olímpica