How to get to the Barcelona airport and to the city ?

How to get to the Barcelona airport and to the city ?

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By Train
Line 10 - Renfe Cercanías

The Renfe Cercanías Line 10 links the airport with the centre of the city and the Sants and França railway stations.

· Itinerary:
- França Railway Station

· Stops:
Airport - El Prat de Llobregat - Bellvitge - Barcelona Sants Railway Station - Paseo de Gracia - França Railway Station.

· Journey duration: 32 minutes.

· Timetable:
Departures from the airport, from 06:00 to 23:44; departures from the airport, from 5:12 to 22:42. Every 30 minutes.

· Price:
Standard € 2.40; Bonotren (10 trips), € 18.20. Aeroport station is within the Integrated Tariff System (zone 1) of the Barcelona Metropolitan Region: T-Dia, € 5 and T-10, € 6.65.

By Bus

Aerobus (A1)
Airport-Plaza de Catalunya.
Aerobus is the bus service that connects the Airport with the centre of Barcelona leaving every 5 minutes, every day of the year.

In approximately 35 minutes can go or return to either of the Airport Terminals (T1 or T2) comfortably and economically, without having to change stations or stops.

The route covers strategic stops in the city.

All of our vehicles are adapted for people with mobility problems, they have a large area for luggage and all the commodities offered by good public transport.


· Timetable:

Pl. Catalunya (Barcelona) - Terminal T1 (Airport)

From 05.30 h to 06.50 h every 10 min

From 06.50 h to 21.45 h every 5 min

From 21.45 h to 00.30 h every 10 min 


Terminal T1 (Airport) - Pl. Catalunya (Barcelona)

From 06.10 h to 07.30 h every 10 min

From 07.30 h to 22.25 h every 5 min

From 22.25 h to 01.05 h every 10 min   


Pl. Catalunya (Barcelona) - Terminal T2 (Airport)

From 05.30 h to 06.50 h every 20 min

From 06.50 h to 22.20 h every 10 min

From 22.20 h to 00.30 h every 20 min 


Terminal T2 (Airport) - Pl. Catalunya (Barcelona)

From 06.00 h to 07.00 h every 20 min

From 07.00 h to 23.00 h every 10 min

From 23.00 h to 01.00 h every 20 min 


The service operates 365 days a year, always with the same schedule.


· Price: 

You can buy your ticket from the staff at the bus stops (payment in cash or by credit card), at the automatic sales machines (payment in cash or by credit card) or by paying the bus driver (cash only payments). 


Single ticket: 5,30

*Valid for one person and his/her luggage and valid up to one hour after purchasing. 


Return ticket: 9,15 €

*Valid for person and his/her luggage. Valid GOING up to 1 hour after purchasing, and valid RETURN up to 9 days after purchasing. You must keep the ticket in order to exchange it for the return ticket trip.




By Taxi

· Stops: Opposite terminals A, B and C.

· Price: Approximate rates from the airport on working days (from 07.00 to 21.00): to Plaza España, 14.90 €; to Plaza Catalunya, 17.20 €; to Sagrada Familia, 20.60 €.
Approximate rates on Saturdays, holidays and at night (from 21.00 to 07.00): to Plaza España, 17.80 €; to Plaza Cataluña, 20.60 €; to Sagrada Familia, 24.50 €.
These rates include the airport supplement. The luggage supplement is 0.90 € per item. The cost payable is as indicated on the meter. Users are advised to request a receipt.

By Road

The airport access road is the C-31 motorway Barcelona-Castelldefels, which connects with the C-32 Barcelona-Sitges. From the Barcelona ring roads, access is by the Pata Sur.



T1-T2 shuttle.

Every 6 or 7 minutes a bus connects T2 (with a stop in the intermodal building) with the arrivals (P0) and the departures (P3) roadways and the arrivals roadway (P0) of T1. The journey lasts approximately 10 minutes.


T1-T2 Renfe suburban train station shuttle.

Running to coincide with the arrival of trains (every 30 minutes) a bus links the T2 Renfe station with the departures roadway (P3) of T1. The journey lasts approximately 10 minutes.


T1 and T2-Long stay parking shuttle.

Shuttle bus services link the long stay car park with terminals T1 (with a stop in the arrivals roadway) and T2 (with a stop opposite the intermodal building) from 07:00 to 24:00, running every 12 minutes for T1 and 10 minutes for T2. The service is offered on demand at night.


Airside shuttle.

Only for passengers with connecting flights who have to go from one terminal to the other. There are two routes: one for Schengen-Schengen connecting flights and another for Non-Schengen-Non-Schengen connecting flights. The first, with stops in the Schengen remote debarkation area of T1 and T2, operates from 5:30 to 24:00; the second with stops in the Non-Schengen remote boarding gates of T1 and T2, operates on request by phoning 617 800 469.


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what is the best way and inexpensive
L Cheng, USA (4 Sep 2017 - 13:14)
what is the best inexpensive form of transportation to get to c/ Gran Via de les Cort Catalanes 580, Barcelona 08011
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  1. what is the best way and inexpensive - L Cheng, USA (4 Sep 2017 - 13:14)

    what is the best inexpensive form of transportation to get to c/ Gran Via de les Cort Catalanes 580, Barcelona 08011

  2. getting from barcelona airport to novotel barcelona city - j ratcliffe (1 Jan 2017 - 12:16)

    is it easy to use public transport to get to city centre

  3. Route - Joy (14 Aug 2016 - 10:20)

    Can you tell me the best way to get to BCN to Silken Diagonal Barcelona

  4. Airport transfer - Nitey (20 Jan 2016 - 08:38)

    Can you tell me the best way to transfer from the airport to Hotel Aranea please.

  5. Confirm R2 from Estació de França - Jean (5 Sep 2015 - 09:18)

    Can you confirm that the R2 goes from Estació de França to the airport? I checked the timetables printed there, and the R2 seems to skip the airport.

    Does this mean I have to catch the train at Passeig de Gracia?

  6. best method of transport from barcelona airport to ayre hotel rousellon - kate (25 Jul 2015 - 09:04)

    what is the best method of travel from barcelona airport to ayre hotel rousellon

  7. Taxi - CY (12 Jul 2015 - 09:24)

    We three people with three luggage would like to takea taxi to Terminal One of the airport. please advise how we can get on a taxi at the Hotel America in Eiample and the cost. thanks

  8. Airport Transfer - Annie Fung (18 Aug 2014 - 12:15)

    This wk I will fly from Paris to Barcelona, upon arrival, is the easiest way is jump to a taxi to the hotel (Hotel Sixty two at Passeig de Gracia 62), any idea how much this will cost? OR any other means of transportation one can suggest? If on the way back, my flight is 10:15 am, easy to get a taxi at around 7:00pm...?

    Pls give some tips...Thx.

  9. Transport from Hotel (close to La Sagrada Famiglia to Girona Airport) - Ms. Joanne Cassar (27 May 2014 - 09:45)

    We need a taxi or some other type of transport from our hotel which is close to La Sagrada Famiglia to the airport (Girona) at around 3am. Can you please give me suggestions and tell me how much would that cost me please for 2 persons with any kind of transport available please?

  10. bus or train infer - sue (28 Jan 2014 - 09:15)

    Bus or train options to Terminal 1 at 4:00 from Para lel Metro. Flight leaves at 6:00AM

  11. Which mode of transport is best from airport to hotel in Diagonal? - Namrata (28 Jun 2013 - 12:30)

    I shall be arriving in Barcelona on Friday. What is the best


    I INTED TO GO FROM BCN AIRPORT ( easy jet terminal) to AYRE HOTEL GRAN VIA DE LES CORTS CATALANES. I would like to know wich public connecion I can use.


  13. per l'hotel e dall'hotel - Aurelio (3 Mar 2013 - 10:30)

    Devo recarmi dall'aereoporto a l'Hotel in via Calle Pallars 203 Barcelona e viceversa. Sapreste indicarmi il mezzo più conveniente considerando che siamo una famiglia di 4 persone? Magari indicandomi il n° del autobus o se conviene più il taxi?

  14. autobus N7 a las 5 de la manana - Sv (24 Feb 2013 - 09:30)

    Hla. Necesito llegar de aeropuerto al estacion de trenes (para Alicante) asta las 6*00 de la manana. Hay un autodus numero 7 (hasta Plaza Espana) a las 5 ? y luego autobus numero 17 asta aeropurto?

  15. transport prat à aeroport à avda diagonal 199 - dany (23 Feb 2013 - 15:30)


    quel est le moyen de transport le plus simple pour 4 personnes


  16. rosay - marcel (25 Jan 2013 - 09:00)

    quels moyens de transport dois-je prendre pour aller a l'hotel montjuic?attente reponse merci

  17. Tren Tarragona -Aeropuerto Barcelona - Feli (22 Nov 2012 - 09:00)

    Como llegar desde la estación de Sants al aeropuerto?

    Y hay trayecto directo desde Tarragona al Aeropuerto de Barcelona?


  18. METRO - TERE (15 Nov 2012 - 09:00)


  19. De aeropuert a Estación de tren Francia - Miriam (30 Oct 2012 - 07:45)

    Hola. Quisiera saber si la linea 10 que une el aeropuerto con la estación francia está funcionando. Y sino, cual es la mejor forma de llegar hasta alli. Gracias

  20. SHUTTLE FROM APT TO GARGALO CIUTADELLA HOTEL - gabi (27 Oct 2012 - 10:30)


  21. football stade du nou camp barcelone - Damien (21 Oct 2012 - 09:45)

    Bonjour, savez-vous me renseigner sur les lignes de métro ou de bus allant de l'aéroport de barcelone el prat jusqu'au stade de foot de barcelone ? Quel arrêt descendre ?

  22. Taxi - Denis Béatrice (11 Aug 2012 - 10:30)

    Le taxi entre l'aeroport et la Sagrada Familial nous a couté 46 euros!
    Bien plus que le budget prévu sur le site
    Bien à vous
    Denis Béatrice

  23. Comment aller de l'aeroport a la gare de SANTS ?- - (25 Jul 2012 - 10:30)

    Comment aller de l'aeroport a la gare de SANTS ?-
    Bonjour ,

    j'atteris le 25 aout a l'aeroport de Barcelone El Prat , et je dois me rendre a la gare de Sants . quel est le temps de trajet et quel moyen de transfert ? merci d'avance .

  24. Comment aller de l'aeroport a la gare de SANTS ? - Drag.M (23 Jul 2012 - 15:00)

    Bonjour ,

    j'atteris le 25 aout a l'aeroport de Barcelone El Prat , et je dois me rendre a la gare de Sants . quel est le temps de trajet et quel moyen de transfert ? merci d'avance .

  25. train - valerie (22 Jul 2012 - 10:30)

    est-ce que le train se rend pres de la traversia de gracia dans l'Eixample ?

  26. iténéraire - mednor (20 Jul 2012 - 09:00)

    comment allez de l'airoport de barcelone à la station du nord (la station nortée)

  27. Barcelone vers Gérone ou Calonge - corinne (17 Jul 2012 - 09:00)

    Bonjour comment fait-on pour allez de Barcelone vers Gérone ou Calonge en bus et à quel prix ?


  28. comment se rendre - lola (10 Jul 2012 - 08:30)

    s'il vs plkait comment se rendre de l'aéreport à l'hotel Ibis Plazza Glories

  29. Park Hotel Barcelona - Rachid (3 Jul 2012 - 07:45)

    Je vous serai reconnaissant de me dire comment me rendre de l'aéroport à Park Hotel Barcelona

  30. trajet - ab (24 Jun 2012 - 09:00)

    comment aller de l'aeroport à la station de metro Monumental

  31. transport - valérie (15 May 2012 - 09:15)

    comment se rendre de l'aéroport de Baecelone à l'hotel AC situé Paseo Taulat

  32. gerona to el prat - (11 May 2012 - 10:45)

    j'aimerais connaitre les horaires des bus entre l'aéroport Gerona/barcelona et Barcelona El Prat (BNC)
    I would like to know if there is a bus connecting gerona airport/ Barcelona el prat as advertised on the gerona airport info as I cannot seem to find any further info about it.

  33. HOTEL CCC COVADONGA - SECCO (5 Apr 2012 - 19:15)


  34. El-Prat : départ du terminal 2C - Michèle (31 Mar 2012 - 09:15)

    par quel moyen peut-on se rendre au terminal 2C lorsqu'on arrive en train avec des bagages? Merci d'avance de votre réponse.

  35. gare de barcelone vers l'aeroport del prat - micheline (27 Mar 2012 - 09:15)

    quel est le moyen pour se rendre de la gare de barcelone vers l'aeroport svp? merci

  36. Transfert aéroport El Prat à Salou - (26 Mar 2012 - 19:00)


    Quelle navette de bus ou de train faut-il prendre pour se rendre de l'aéroport El Prat à Salou?

    Ce sera pour le 20 juin.


  37. Transfert Aéroport El Prat à Salou - Marie (26 Mar 2012 - 19:00)


    En juin j'arriverai avec Ryanair à l'aéroport Barcelone El Prat. Quel bus faut-il prendre pour se rendre à Salou?


  38. giuseppe - giuseppe (24 Mar 2012 - 19:45)

    buon giorno chi mi potrebe aiutare arrivo con tutta la mia famiglia e siamo 3 bambini e 2 adulti arrivo al terminal 1 da roma il 24 07 2012 devo andare a santa sussana che trasporto mi potete consigliare il piu economico per la famiglia GRAZIE A TUTTI

  39. Salou to Barcelona T2 - Trish (21 Mar 2012 - 22:45)

    Hi, how can you get from Salou to Barcelona Airport please

  40. - jose luis (17 Mar 2012 - 18:00)

    como hago para ir de la estacion de autobuses del nord al aeropuerto

  41. Dall'aeroporto Barcellona T2 come raggiungere l'aeroporto GIRONA - STOMACI Fabio (16 Mar 2012 - 09:30)

    Arrivo alle 11.05 all'aeroporto di Barcellona terminal 2, come raggiungere l'aeroporto di GIRONA?
    Tenete presente che il volo da Girona è alle ore 13.50.
    Grazie Fabio

  42. bus entre l'aéroport Barcelona Girona et Barcelone BNC - Martine Marguin (14 Mar 2012 - 09:00)

    j'aimerais connaitre les horaires des bus entre l'aéroport Gerona/barcelona et Barcelona El Prat (BNC)

  43. barcelone el prat - salou - (20 Feb 2012 - 00:45)


    Nous arrivons à l'aéroport Barcelone El prat et souhaitons rejoidre Salou en bus ou en train. Merci de nous donner les renseignements pratiques pour l'aller et le retour. Nous parlons peu espagnol. Nous arrivons à l'aéroport le 5 mai 2012.

  44. collegamento airport el prat con airport barcelona girona - paolo d'ambrosio (22 Jan 2012 - 15:15)

    hola queria saber se existe un autobus para llegar desde airport barcelona el prat hasta airport barcelona girona?muychas gracias

  45. Comment se rendre au passage de colon de l aeroport Barcelone el prat - (2 Jan 2012 - 17:15)


  46. trajet - (21 Dec 2011 - 09:45)

    pouvez vous m'indiquer le meilleur moyen pour rejoindre le terminal 1 de l'aeroport, quand j'arrive par train en gare de sant. Merçi

  47. comment se rendre de l'aeroport a l'hotel axel urban barcelonne - (5 Dec 2011 - 16:00)

    dite moi quel est le meilleur moyen pour me rendre a mon hotel depuis l'aeroport merci

  48. Aeroport Barcelona Prat T2 - Claudine (21 Nov 2011 - 18:45)

    Je dois aller chercher mes enfants qui arrivent de Belgique à Barcelone BCN T2 et je vais en voiture de Calonge en Cataluyna. merci de ne pas me perdre à l'aeroport!

  49. como llegar en tren o bus?? - susana (11 Nov 2011 - 13:45)

    como se va mejor desde el aeropuerto al passeig de gracia.62 en barcelona, en tren o en autobus



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