Airports & transfers
This is a summary of the different public transfers from the most important airports to the most popular destinations in Barcelona.
Barcelona airport is situated 13 KM South West of Barcelona center. Below there are different ways of transport that you can use to get from the airport to your final destination:
Tel.: (34) 933 033 033
Traveling by taxi is a low cost and convenient way to get from the airport to the city center, especially if you do not know the city and if you are traveling with lots of luggage.
The taxi service runs all night and their stop are placed on the left hand side when you leave the airport main exit. All official Barcelona taxis are black and yellow and are required to charge you only the value on the meter (Plus any supplement for traveling from the airport, or the port and also for pieces of baggage, animals, number of passengers, etc). Rates for these services are displayed inside the cab. The journey to the city center, will take around 20 to 30 minutes depending on the traffic and time of the day, and the cost will be approximately of 25 euros.
For special needs or disabled passenger contact this number on (34) 934 208 088.
Tel.: (34) 906 427 017
The aerobus is an airport express bus service to Barcelona city center. This service is fast as runs approximately every 15 minutes.
The aerobus leaves from each terminal exit, and takes you to the city center. You can alight at Plaša Espanya or Plaša Catalunya. From here you can either take the metro or bus.
The ticket price is 5 euros per person for a single ticket one-way. These tickets can only be purchased on the bus.
For up to date timetable information on the Aerobus service between the airport and the city centre (Placa de Catalunya Square) visit the Official Aerobus web site.
Tel. (34) 902 243 402 International number
Tel. (34) 902 240 202
Train services run approximately every 30 minutes from airport to Barcelona city center. The journey will take approximately 25 minutes.
You can catch the train in Barcelona from:
- Estacio de Francia
- Passeig de Gracia
- Sants Estation
If you are traveling from the airport to the city center, you will need to get off at any of the stops mentioned above, depending on your final destination. You can search for this sign in order to catch up the metro. (not available at Estacio de Francia stop). We advice you to buy a T10 ticket, if you are planning to use the public transport as your main transport in Barcelona. This has a cost of 6.90 euros for 10 trips. Each validated trips allows you change into another public transport for duration of 1hour and 15 minutes.
Please click on the following link for up to date train timetable of RENFE train service.
If your preference is to hire a car at the airport we can recommend you the following companies. Please note that you can book your car directly at the airport.
Tel.: (34) 932 983 600
Tel.: (34) 932 983 600
Tel.: (34) 932 983 300
Airport to the Cruise Terminal:
The Barcelona Cruise Terminal is located at the Port Vell, just by the end of Las Ramblas. The nearest metro is on the Green Line called "Drassanes". The main Cruise terminal is by the right corner of the World Trade Center. Next to Hotel Grand Marina, 5*GL. However, please note that other terminals, which require from you to take a shuttle bus, which departs from the Columbus Monument. For those terminals, we advice you to take a taxi as the public.
Barcelona airport to Sitges Village:
There is a bus services run by MonBus that will take you from Barcelona airport to Sitges Village. This service runs every two hours, therefore we advice you to check timetables in order to coordinate your flight arrival. You can buy your ticket directly in the bus, which will cost you around 3.00 euros.
For timetable please contact directly MonBus on (34) 938 937 060. For English speakers, contact directly the Barcelona Airport Tourist information on (34) 934 784 704.
For a personal airport transfer please click on the following link in order to get detailed information.
Girona or Gerona airport is located 103 km North East of Barcelona.
Tel.: (34) 902 361 550
One of the best ways of travel to Barcelona city center is by bus, which takes approximately 1 hours and 10 minutes. Sagales bus company, which runs this service, has special relations with Ryan Air, and therefore their bus timetables are coordinated with Ryan Air flights. The bus from Girona Airport will take you to Estacio del Nord. You can connect from there with the metro. Take the "sortida Napols" and walk towards the closest underground station called "Arc de Triomf", around 5 to 10 minutes walk. Their rates are 12 euros per person one way or 21 euros return.
Click on the following link in order to get the updated bus transfer timetable from Girona.
There is no direct train from Girona airport to Barcelona city center. However you can take a taxi to Girona train station, which will cost you around 20 euros, or take the bus service. This will take around 30 minutes.
From Girona city you can take a train to the main Barcelona train stations. Check Renfe timetables: http://www.renfe.es/horarios/english/index.html
Taking a taxi from Girona airport is an expensive option as it will cost you around 120 euros, and will take you, depending on the traffic 1 hour and 10 minutes approximately.
This is also one good alternative, as will give you the freedom to stop during your way to Barcelona and visit some of the wonderful villages we have a long the coast. Check the option of taking the car at Girona airport and drop it off in Barcelona city.
Below you find some of the main car rental companies that you can find at Girona Airport:
Tel.: (34) 972 186 619
Tel.: (34) 902 135 531
Tel.: (34) 902 105 030
Reus airport at Tarragona province is approximately at 15 km from Tarragona city and 106 km from Barcelona city center. This airport is well connected with Salou Village, Port Aventura, Cambrils and Tarragona. For further assistance, please contact the Tourist information desk, at Reus Airport. Tel.: (34) 977 779 832.
Tel.: (34) 977 345 050
A taxi from the airport to Reus, which is at 3 km, will be around 15 euros, this will take approximately 10 Minutes. If you are traveling to Tarragona, at 13 km, the fare will be 18 euros, and will take approximately 20 minutes.
This is also one good alternative, as will give you the freedom to visit some of the wonderful villages we have a long the coast.
Below find some of the main car rental companies that you can find at Reus Airport:
Tel.: (34) 977 779 872
Tel.: (34) 977 779 855
Tel.: (34) 902 105 030