Getting to Barcelona

BY AIR: Barcelona-El Prat Airport

Barcelona-El Prat airport is located in El Prat de Llobregat just 12 km South West of the Barcelona city centre. It has two passenger terminals: Terminal 1 (T1) and Terminal 2 (T2). The airport has allocated airlines to terminals, regardless of the destination of the flight.

BY TRAIN: Barcelona Sants and França (train stations).

Barcelona Sants is the main train station for national and international arrivals and departures. It is situated in plaça dels Països Catalanes - Barcelona. França station is the second busiest train station for national and regional trains. It is situated in avinguda Marquès de l’Argentera, s/n - Barcelona. Please see the Spanish Railways (RENFE) site for more details:

BY BUS: Barcelona Nord (bus station)

Barcelona Nord bus station is the central point for the arrival and departure of buses and coaches in the city. Coaches depart from here for most of Catalonia, the whole of Spain and major European destinations. It is situated in carrer Alí Bei, 80 - Barcelona.


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