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Departure Tue, 21 Jul Return Thu, 30 Jul
BRS Bristol
BCN Barcelona
return from £60
Departure Tue, 04 Aug Return Tue, 11 Aug
BRS Bristol
BCN Barcelona
return from £36
Flight route information
Barcelona is one of the most fashionable cities in the world, thanks to a lively haute couture scene.
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Last checked on 14 July 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Barcelona are 21% cheaper than in Bristol.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Barcelona is 28% cheaper than a meal in Bristol.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 3% more expensive in Barcelona than in Bristol.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Barcelona is 45% cheaper than in Bristol.

Bristol airports
  • ( Bristol (BRS)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( Cardiff-Wales (CWL)
    How far from city centre: 39 miles
Barcelona airports
  • ( El Prat (BCN)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Reus (REU)
    How far from city centre: 57 miles
  • ( Costa Brava (GRO)
    How far from city centre: 51 miles
K Distance: 729 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from Bristol

Bristol is an important port city in England that is often known for its contributions to English maritime history. The city is served by Bristol Airport, which is 13 kilometres away from the city. It is a small airport; hence long distance flights do not take off from here.

To get flights from Bristol to Barcelona you must use Bristol Airport, which opened in 1957. Prior to construction of this airport, there was an RAF airfield in the vicinity. This airport has only one terminal and is unsuitable for large aircrafts. Nevertheless, flights to European destinations can be taken from the airport.

Getting to Bristol airport

Bristol to Barcelona flights take off from Bristol Airport, located 13 kilometres from the city centre. It is not too difficult to get to the airport, as it is connected by frequent bus services run by FirstGroup and available across the city. If you are situated in the city centre, arrive at Bristol Temple Meads Station or at Bristol Bus Station. From there, you can take the Bristol Airport Flyer Bus to reach the airport safely and comfortably. There are also taxis readily available and you can just take a taxi from wherever you are to reach the airport quickly.

Arriving to Barcelona

Barcelona is a beautiful city located in the autonomous community of Catalonia in Spain. It is an international centre of art, commerce and culture. The city is known for its sculptures, public squares, fountains, ancient buildings and a pulsating nightlife. You can start your journey at the Gothic Quarter, which is the oldest part of the city. It is known for its medieval and ancient buildings, which are well-preserved. Next, visit the Barceloneta beach, which is known for its crowds and water activities. Montjuic is a beautiful park that is always peaceful and calm. Finally, take the time to visit Gracia, which is a bohemian neighbourhood with a number of bars, cafes and restaurants.

How to get to the city centre

If you are taking one of the flights to Barcelona from Bristol, you will land at Barcelona-El Prat Airport. This airport is only 12 kilometres from the city centre and can be reached by train, bus or taxi. If you prefer taxis, all you need to do is just walk outside the airport and look for a taxi to reach the city centre. However, to keep your expenses low, it is advisable to take one of the Roadalies commuter trains to the city centre. There is also the option to take an Aerobus shuttle from the airport to reach Placa Catalunya. Another efficient mode of transport that can be used is the Barcelona Metro.

Frequent questions about flights from Bristol to Barcelona

How can I find cheap flights from Bristol to Barcelona at eDreams?
Our search engines have found flights from 36€ for the route Bristol - Barcelona. At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Barcelona expensive to visit compared to Bristol?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Barcelona costs an average of 2.67 GBP euros, 3% more expensive than Bristol, with a fare of 2.60 GBP euros, while train tickets costs 22% less in Barcelona: 1.96 GBP euros against 2.50 GBP euros in Bristol. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.70 GBP euros in Barcelona, 29% less than the 15.00 GBP euros in Bristol. The price of the coffee is around 45% cheaper in Barcelona, with an average of 1.58 GBP euros, while in Bristol the coffee costs 2.85 GBP.

El Prat - Latest customer reviews

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German Rojas
Date 2019-04-04 Age 51-70 City Caracas

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