Cheap Flights to Barcelona

Flights to Barcelona

As a leading Spanish tourist destination, Barcelona is well-served with direct flights from major world cities. Finnair, KLM, Delta, United and American Airlines all fly direct from New York, Finnair and Air Europa leave from Miami, and Aeroflot connects from Philadelphia and Atlanta. UK carriers offer many direct flights to Barcelona with easyJet and RyanAir offering daily departures from various UK airports including Gatwick, Luton, Stansted and Southend. Monarch and Vueling fly from Gatwick and British Airways leaves Heathrow daily for the 2-hour journey. Several airlines fly with one or two stops from Australia including Singapore Airlines that makes one stop in Singapore. Emirates flies from Durban, South Africa with a change in Dubai. Flights arrive at Barcelona Airport (BCN) (El Prat de Llobregat Aeropuerto) located in El Prat some 12 kilometers south of the city.

Aerobus Airport Shuttle: Travel from El-Prat airport to Barcelona's city center

  • You can purchase Aerobus tickets with GoEuro before you arrive in Barcelona
  • Aerobus travels from the airport to Plaça de Catalunya in 35 minutes
  • Stops include: Sepúlveda-Urgell, Plaça de Espanya, Gran Via-Urgell, and Plaça Universitat

Buses offer an economical way to get into the city with regular services offered by Aerobus. The A1 bus runs to Terminal 1, and the A2 to Terminal 2. Return tickets are valid for 15 days. Renfe trains run from T2 to the city center where passengers can connect with the metro at either Barcelona Sants or Passeig de Gràcia stations. Plenty of taxis are also available for the 30-minute​ journey into town.



Local Time 09:09
Population 1,600,000
Region Catalonia
Languages Spanish

How expensive is Barcelona?

An Average Meal

An average meal in a restaurant in Barcelona costs 7.2% more than in the rest of the country.


Prices in Barcelona are on average 4.8% higher than in the other cities in Spain.

Public Transport

Public transport in Barcelona costs around 47.9% more than national average.

A Night in a Hotel

A night in a hotel in Barcelona is about 11.9% less expensive on average than in the rest of Spain.


Capital of the region of Catalonia, Barcelona is a modern dynamic city bursting with artistic vigour. Dominated by the spirit of the architect Gaudi, the city features an atmospheric Gothic quarter and some stunning buildings such as the Sagrada Familia with its unique spires. As a major European nightlife venue, Barcelona's clubs and bars hum deep into the night, and the city's many eateries offer everything from local Catalonian fare with seafood to tapas and Japanese food. The Mediterranean offers the chance for sunbathing and a dip while the Collserola Hills to the rear of the city offer a dream locale for biking, hiking or simply admiring the view.

Flights to Barcelona

via Dublin Madrid Barcelona
duration: 21:20 hrs
first: 09:40
last: 09:40
earliest: 08:00
last: 08:00
  • Dublin
  • Madrid
  • Barcelona


15/05/2016 09:40 - 08:00 99.15 €
via Basel Barcelona
duration: 01:35 hrs
first: 11:40
last: 10:10
earliest: 13:15
last: 13:15
  • Basel
  • Barcelona


11/05/2016 11:40 - 13:15 74.99 €
12/05/2016 09:50 - 12:55 105.11 €
21/05/2016 19:25 - 22:35 59.66 €
24/05/2016 11:50 - 13:25 34.99 €
25/05/2016 10:10 - 13:15 75.08 €
via Berlin Schönefeld Barcelona
duration: 02:35 hrs
first: 06:10
last: 21:05
earliest: 08:45
last: 23:40
  • Berlin Schönefeld
  • Barcelona


11/05/2016 06:10 - 08:45 43.01 €
17/05/2016 21:45 - 00:20 87.91 €
19/05/2016 06:25 - 09:00 35.99 €
20/05/2016 21:05 - 23:40 42.99 €