Barcelona airport (BCN)

In this webpage you can find all the information regarding Barcelona Airport: Flights (Departures, Arrivals and Airlines), Parking, Hotels and Accommodation, Car hire, Transport and other information such as Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.

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Barcelona Airport - El Prat (IATA: BCN ICAO: LEBL) is the main airport in Barcelona, located 14 km southwest from the city center.

Barcelona airport is the main airport of Catalonia with more than 44 Million passengers in 2016. The other important airport in Catalonia is Girona Airport, located at a distance of 100 kilometers northeast of Barcelona.
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One of the advantages of the airport is its proximity to the city of Barcelona. The town where it is specifically located is El Prat de Llobregat.
Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia, a reference city in terms of tourism and a business atraction point, with several congress and meeting points during all year.



Barcelona, the city

Barcelona is a very complete destination with many options so you can visit it different types of travel: from business or tourism to a trip of family, friends or couple, etc.

 

The city is known, above all, for being a very important business and tourism center in the province of Barcelona and in Spain in general. It has good infrastructures to adapt to all types of visitors offering the best services.

 

For this reason, it is essential to have an adequate airport to maintain the project of involving Barcelona in the commitment of world expansion. It’s own personality and the variety of markets with which it is involved are making the city one of the meeting places worldwide.

 

Barcelona is considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world, it is demonstrated with the more than 7 million tourists who visit it every year. With these numbers, it is also positioned as one of the most visited cities in the world.

 

The main attractions of the city are basically buildings of the architect Antoni Gaudí such as the 'Sagrada Familia' or 'La Casa Milà', also known as 'La Pedrera', as well as the stadium of the F.C. Barcelona (Camp Nou) or museums such as Picasso, Miró or l'MNAC. The events that the city organizes also attract thousands of people every year, such as music festivals or congresses. The port of Barcelona is also a very important gateway to the city.

 

History tells us that people living in Barcelona, ​​the cuisine and culinary traditions of the land, the climate and its strategic location between the Mediterranean Sea and the Pyrenees make Barcelona a very comfortable city with a high standard of living for its inhabitants and visitors.

 

As a business center, Barcelona holds many congresses and fairs to develop the variety of markets around the world, specifically on the European continent. Facilities such as the 'Fira de Barcelona', built only for cultural and business purposes, are helping the city to position itself as a reference point in southern Europe.

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Transport - Barcelona airport to city

Barcelona Airport is only 14kms far from Barcelona city center, there are several types of transportation to the city: Taxi, Metro, Bus or Train services.

Check the transport options

You can also book your Car Rental online.

Airport Transfers
BCN Airport Transfers

 


Terminals

There are two terminals at the airport. The T1, which was completed in 2009, is the main terminal. The oldest one is the T2 teminal and currently has no such intense activity as T1. Most flights are covered by low cost airlines. Check Terminals information or Airlines information.


Passengers

Barcelona airport is among the 40 largest airports in the world by number of passengers. In 2016 it served more than 44 million passengers and is expected that the traffic is going to increase in the future, with a capacity of up to 55 million passengers.

Contact information

Address: Barcelona Airport El Prat, 08820 El Prat de Llobregat. Barcelona
Phone numbers: 902 404 704 / (+34) 91 321 10 00. AENA Call Center

e-mail: bcninformacion@aena.es

 

Lost & Found - Lost Property

For lost items in the airplanes, passengers must contact directly with their airline.

For lost items or properties at the airport, passengers can call at the Lost & Found department at: 932 59 64 40 or write an e-mail at: objetosperdidosbcn@aena.es.

 

Location of the Lost & Found Department: Terminal 1, Level 0, Intermodal hallway. Hours: from 8 am to 10 pm every day.  

 

Drones near the airport

In Spain, is completely forbidden to fly drones near the airport (8km). Check here in order to rent a drone in Barcelona or to make professional drone shots




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