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Departure Sat, 09 Nov Return Sat, 16 Nov
STN London
REU Reus
return from £16
Departure Wed, 30 Oct Return Tue, 05 Nov
MAN Manchester
GRO Girona
return from £28
Departure Wed, 06 Nov Return Sat, 09 Nov
BHX Birmingham
BCN Barcelona
return from £36
Departure Tue, 29 Oct Return Mon, 04 Nov
LPL Liverpool
GRO Girona
return from £35
Popular flight routes to Barcelona
London - Girona
return from £13
Manchester - Girona
return from £26
Birmingham - Girona
return from £35
Liverpool - Barcelona
return from £26
Edinburgh - Girona
return from £112
Bristol - Girona
return from £32

Trips to Barcelona

Barcelona travel

Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is Spain's second largest city boasting a rich cultural heritage, outstanding architecture, stunning landmarks, fantastic cuisine and fine beaches. Steeped in history that dates back 2,000 years, the charming metropolis was originally founded as a Roman city. It formed part of the Crown of Aragon. Today, the city is an important cultural centre and renowned travel destination. The headquarters of the Union for the Mediterranean, a partnership of European, North African and Middle East countries, is located in this city. Trips to Barcelona offer delightful surprises from forward-thinking architecture to classic colonial sites. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Barcelona!

Things to do and places to see in Barcelona

Visitors to Barcelona are going to be surprised by the range of options available to make their holiday a terrific one. Barcelona is a city that never fails to impress, from its gastronomic restaurants to countless art museums. Savour the masterpieces of well-known artists or sample local cuisine. Walk through charming boulevards or cycle through town. Flights to Barcelona are great choices for those seeking an unforgettable city escapade.

When visiting Barcelona, be sure to:

  • Walk through the 1.2-km Las Ramblas, a pedestrian only avenue lined with shops, restaurants and human art
  • Marvel at the iconic La Sagrada Familia, Gaudi's most famous work
  • Hit the Gothic quarter and explore the cathedrals and markets
  • Visit Park Guell with its fabulous gardens, Gaudi-designed buildings and sculptures
  • Try some of the many restaurants, cafes and bars in the city for an introduction to its local cuisine
  • Catch your favourite football team in action at Camp Nou, home of FC Barcelona
  • Capture the essence of the Magic Fountain of Montjuic and watch its light and music show
  • Spare a day to see the works of famed Spanish painter, Pablo Picasso at the Museu Picasso
  • Get a feel of 11th-20th century art and explore the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya
  • Take your family to the Parc de la Ciutadella, which is a park and zoo
  • Shop and soak up the local atmosphere at the La Boqueria market.

Barcelona airports

Cheap flights to Barcelona are mainly served by the International Airport Barcelona El Prat de Llobregat. It is located near to the city centre. The airport is the second biggest in Spain accommodating both national and international flights.

  • Reus Airport

    Top airlines

    Grab those cheap flights to Reus on Ryanair, Jet2.Com and Thomson Airways.

    Location

    The airport is located a short distance of about 7km from the main city.

    Transport options

    Bright yellow public bus service no. 50 will take you from the airport to the main city centre bus station with an approximate journey time of 25 minutes. Taxis are white with blue stripes and are available 24 hours a day outside the arrival terminals. Taxis take about ten minutes to reach the heart of the city. Car hire offices are in the arrival terminals itself and a 2-minute walk from the terminal building to the rental car park will give you the freedom to roam the town on your own.

  • International Airport Barcelona El Prat Llobregat

    Top airlines

    Top carriers that fly to Barcelona from various regional and international destinations include: Iberia, British Airways and Lufthansa.

    Location

    The International Airport Barcelona El Prat de Llobregat is around 12km southwest of the city centre.

    Transport options

    An underground metro (L9 Sud) connects the airport's terminals to Barcelona city. Aerobus will also take you downtown and back to the airport using lines T1 and T2. Other practical means of travelling between the airport and centre include taxis, shuttles and the RENFE train. If you are returning a rental car, drive on B-10. Exit on C-31 and head towards the direction of the El Prat Llobregat Airport.

FAQ's about Barcelona

How long before a flight to Barcelona should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Barcelona, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Barcelona departing from over 64 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Barcelona at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
What is the name of Barcelona’s airport?
Barcelona is served with 3 airport[s]. El Prat operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 64 cities, such as London, Manchester and Birmingham, the most popular routes.
How far is Barcelona’s airport from the city centre?
Barcelona’s airport El Prat is located 7 miles from the city centre.
How much is the trip from the airport to Barcelona’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is of 1.86 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from El Prat , for example, the average price for the ride to Barcelona center is around 2.16 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Barcelona. Pick your preferred car type and get from El Prat to Barcelona city centre on your own terms.

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