El Prat Barcelona Airport (BCN)
Aeropuerto de Barcelona
El Prat (Barcelona Airport) is located 12 km (7 miles) south-west of the city of Barcelona in the area of El Prat del Llobregat.
It was built in 1992 to complement the rest of thr city of Barcelona for the Olympic Games.
There is a free Shuttle Bus between T1 and T2 (T2A, T2B or T2C).
There are over 40 daily flights to Madrid via the air shuttle service Pont Aeri (Air Bridge) and tickets can be purchased from machines.
Flight journey time is 50 mins. For airport Information tel: 902 404 704
Barcelona Airport Tourist Office
Aeropuerto de Barcelona
El Prat de Llobregat
08820 Barcelona, España
Tel: Terminal 1: +34 93 378 8175
Tel: Terminal 2: +34 93 378 8149
Barcelona Airport Terminals
The new terminal T1 opened on 17 June 2009 and is divided into four levels. Level 3 corresponds to the outside of the main facade. The Departures area is at level 3 and Arrivals at level 0.
Buses to Terminals 1 & 2
- TERMINAL 1 – The A1 Aerobus takes about 25 minutes to reach T1.
- TERMINAL 2 (T2A, T2B or T2C) – The A2 Aerobus takes 35 minutes to reach T2.
Barcelona Airport Parking
There are 19,679 parking places altogether with 10,900 in the terminal T1 car parks and 8,779 in the terminal T2 car parks.
There is also a long-stay car park with 995 places, located two kilometers from T1, and connected to both terminals by a shuttle bus.
The Long-Stay Car Park
This is the best option for leaving your car for a day or more, at the best price and is just a few minutes from terminals T1 and T2, it is connected to them 24 hours a day by a free shuttle bus service.
The T1 Car Park
Located just a few meters from terminal T1 and is connected via a footbridge. This is the best option if you’re staying less than 4 days, and for picking up or dropping off passengers. The rate is per minutes.
T1 Open-Air Car Park
The T1 open-air car park is just a few meters from terminal T1 and is ideal for a short or mid-term stay. Also for picking up and dropping off passengers. The rate is per minute.
T2 Open-Air Car Park
The T2 open-air car park is just a few meters from terminal T2, with parking spaces distributed in front of terminals T2 A, T2 B and T2 C. The ideal option for a short or mid-term stay, or for picking up and dropping off passengers. The rate is per minute.
Barcelona Airport Transfers
You can transfer to the city of Barcelona with the Airport Bus and with the (RENFE) train from the airport to Barcelona Sants or Passeig de Gracia. From there you can take the metro to anywhere in the city.
If you decide to take a taxi there are many as soon as you come out of the terminal or you can arrange for a private transfer.
BAH Barcelona Airport Hotel
A modern hotel which is close to Barcelona El Prat Airport and offers a free airport shuttle, shuttle to the Ramblas for an extra charge. (A 24-hour shuttle service to and from the airport terminals is available on request, depending on the terminal).
Features include a large outdoor swimming pool, a terrace and garden, a fitness centre and paddle courts.
The Alabastro Bar offers cocktails and tapas and La Sal Marina offers Mediterranean cuisine including fresh seafood.
Rooms are air conditioned and soundproofed and come with flat-screen TVs, internet access and marble bathrooms.