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Barcelona (El Prat) Airport, Spain (BCN) - Guide and Flight Details

Barcelona El Prat airport location

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Flight information for Barcelona airport, Spain, shown below

This airport has been assessed as a very high standard (5/5 stars) for airport cleanliness and/or COVID-19 safety protocols by Skytrax

Barcelona Airport, otherwise known as El Prat Airport, is located 10Km South West of Barcelona, giving access to the city, the Costa Brava and Costa Dorada.

Barcelona airport has 2 Terminals, T1 and T2, with T2 (the older terminal) consisting of 3 interconnecting halls (A,B and C).
T2 is now used by budget airlines, with hall C (which is a good walk from hall B). T1 is approximately 4 Km by road from T2 and further form the city.

T2 has a suburban rail station and a metro link to both terminals opened in 2016.

There is good access to the C31 and C32 motorways.

To and From the Airport

Metro to Barcelona every 30mins approximately 4 Euros (approx 20 minute journey time), station is at T2 with a transit bus to T1.
Several bus routes run from the airport. Bus to Barcelona 12 - 13 mins during daytime approximately 5 Euros.

Taxis to Barcelona approximately 35 Euros.

A free transit bus runs between the two terminals approximately every 7 minutes and a further transit bus runs between the airport railway staition and Terminal 1 timed to suit train times. Both transit buses have a journey time of approximately 10 minutes.
A free transfer bus also runs between the long stay carpark (located between the two terminals) and each of the terminals.

Terminal Facilities

T1 has 31 bars/restaurants, 61 shops, 1 bank, 5 currency exchange facilities, 14 ATM's, free WiFi Internet access, childrens play areas, 9 air rooms and 1 suite available for day or night use with meet and assist facilities, business centre, VIP services.

T2 has 13 bars/restaurants, 22 shops, 1 bank, 3 currency exchange facilities, 5 ATM's, childrens play area, Free WiFi Internet access and 2 meeting rooms.

A fuel station is located near to Terminal 2

Interesting Facts

Barcelona airport has Airport Carbon Accreditation, at the Reduction level.

Barcelona airport handled 47.2 million passengers in 2017, an 7% increase from the previous year. Barcelona is the 2nd busiest airport in Spain, close behind Madrid.

Flights to Barcelona El Prat Airport from UK or Ireland airports

Belfast International (1606 Km)(CO2?)

Birmingham (1274 Km)(CO2?)

Bristol (1179 Km)(CO2?)

Cork (1420 Km)(CO2?)
Aer Lingus

Dublin (1485 Km)(CO2?)

East Midlands (1308 Km)(CO2?)

Edinburgh (1676 Km)(CO2?)

Glasgow (1688 Km)(CO2?)

Glasgow Prestwick (1653 Km)(CO2?)

Leeds-Bradford (1425 Km)(CO2?)

Liverpool (1388 Km)(CO2?)

London Gatwick (1109 Km)(CO2?)

London Heathrow (1148 Km)(CO2?)

London Luton (1191 Km)(CO2?)

London Stansted (1186 Km)(CO2?)

Manchester (1379 Km)(CO2?)

Newcastle (1552 Km)(CO2?)

Shannon (1513 Km)(CO2?)
Aer Lingus

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The following places are near to Barcelona Airport:
Costa Brava, Costa Dorada, Grand Prix Circuit, Pyrenees, Barcelona, Blanes, Lloret de Mar, Malgrat de Mar, Sitges, Tossa de Mar