Barcelona – El Prat International Airport, is the second busiest airport in Spain serving hundreds of flights every day. It is named after a nearby town, and located 12 km southwest of the city center.
The airport has two terminals – T1 (the new one, opened in 2009) and T2 (A, B and C).
Getting to and from the airport
Both terminals are well connected to the city by bus, metro and regional trains and transfer companies such as Aerobús (Departs from Plaça de Catalunya and Plaça de Espanya). Shuttle buses to most tourist destinations near Barcelona (Costa Brava to the north and Costa Dorada to the south) operate during the day.
Regional trains: R2 Nord
Taxis and rental cars are also available at both terminals.