Barcelona-El Prat Airport
Located 3 km (2 miles) from the Port of Barcelona, 12 km (8 miles) southwest of the city center, it is the most important in Catalonia and the second busiest in the country, after Madrid Barajas airport and operates with domestic and international flights to destinations around the globe. Its 2 terminals remain open 24 hours a day and are connected with a free bus service. It has banks, ATMs, currency exchange offices, mailboxes, VIP lounges, as well as plugs for electronic devices, public telephones and free Wi-Fi access, as well as travel agencies, children’s entertainment areas, gas station , prayer rooms, medical service, pharmacies, spas and lottery. It has business centers and meeting rooms on the first floor of Terminal 2. In both terminals there are numerous restaurants, cafes, fast food outlets and bars, some open 24 hours. Ground transportation can be done through city buses, long-distance intercity buses, trains, Metro, and private transportation services. Taxi stands are in front of the arrival area of Terminal 1 and the journey to the center of Barcelona is 20-30 minutes.