Fly to Barcelona at the Best Prices
Barcelona, the capital of the Autonomous Community of Catalonia since 1978, the second largest city in Spain after Madrid, is an important port city and trade center. Apart from its contribution to the country's economy with commercial successes, Barcelona is also one of the strongest tourism centers in Europe. Barcelona harmoniously hosts different colors in the same geography, stands out with its culture and art, and contributes to the energetic city life organizing festivals in four seasons.
Preserving its historical heritage come what may, Barcelona is a magnificent cultural and touristic destination with its ancient narrow streets and churches. Particularly the works of Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí such as Sagrada Familia, Park Guëll, Casa Batlló, are the landmarks of the city. Besides its nightlife, shopping streets and important museums, Barcelona is also distinguished by its cuisine. The most important dishes of the cuisine known for its tasty seafood are tapas and paella. You should definitely explore the depths of the city, where the legacy of the famous painter Pablo Picasso can be seen all around.
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How to Transfer from Barcelona- El Prat Airport to Barcelona City Centre
The main airport of Catalonia, namely Barcelona-El Prat Airport has heavy airport traffic as it is flooded with tourists throughout the year. Aware of such a heavy traffic, Barcelona El-Prat Airport welcomes its guests with its wide runway area and advantages of its spacious and modern architecture. The airport offers facilities such as shopping, eating and drinking areas and it is approximately 17 km from the city center. The city with its extensive public transport network offers many alternatives for transport from the airport to the city center.
It is possible to reach the city center quickly by the trains in Terminal 2 B. The journey time takes about 20-25 minutes on these trains which run every 30 minutes. If you want to go Estació Sants, Passeig de Gràcia, El Clot, you can reach there catching these trains. If you are in terminal 2, you can use the services which will transport you to the station.
Metro Underground System
You can also use the L9 metro services that connect Barcelona airport to the city center. It is a very practical option to travel to the city center on metro trains which run every 10 minutes. Because these metro trains with 15 stations pass through almost all central areas of the city.
Aerobús Shuttle, perhaps the most famous bus service in Barcelona, is a very fast bus that connects the airport directly with the city center. The ticket prices of these buses, which take you to Spanish Square (La plaza de España) and Catalonia Square (La plaza de Cataluña) are slightly higher than other buses. To reach the city center in the most economical way, you can take the lines N16 and N17. But just be warned that your travel will take longer than on Aerobús since these buses running on these lines have more stations to stop.
You can take a taxi at any time from Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. You can easily spot the taxi ranks near the exit doors by following the yellow signs.
You can rent a car world's famous car-rental companies at the airport and you can opt for a practical means for both transportation to the city and also for your travel plans. Just bear in mind that your chances of benefiting from the special discounts of car-rental companies will increase if you rent a car before your flight.