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AEROBUS Barcelona Airport Transfer

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  • Worry not about how to get to Barcelona's major centers from the airport anymore, thanks to these convenient bus transfers.
  • Get dropped off at Pl. Catalunya, Sepúlveda-Urgell, Pl. Espanya, Gran Vía-Urgell, or Pl. Universitat directly.
  • Buses depart from terminal 1 every 10-20 minutes, ensuring you don't wait for too long.
  • Board a comfortable, Wi-Fi-enabled bus that has USB ports and a television set to make sure you are entertained throughout.
  • With ample space, you can store away your luggage and sit comfortably while riding the bus.
  • You can select between one-way or round-trip tickets that take you to/from the Barcelona airport easily.
  • If you choose the Round Trip variant, please save the redeemed ticket received at the beginning of your journey and show the same before embarking on your return trip.
  • Ages 0-4yrs go free.
  • This experience cannot be canceled, amended, or rescheduled.

Hola Barcelona Travel Card

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  • Take advantage of the Hola Barcelona Travel Card that grants you unlimited access to its public transport over the course of time selected.
  • Use the trams, buses, metros, suburban trains, and more to explore the ins and outs of this glorious city.
  • You will start saving money as soon as you land at the airport, with a pass to connect with the Barcelona airport.
  • Save plenty by avoiding overpriced taxi services and explore Barcelona's quaint boulevards, charming streets, and its majestic sea-facing promenade in peace.
  • This ticket is available in 2 days, 3 days, 4 days, 5 days, or a BCN 2-day ticket options. Select as required.
  • Benefit from an extended ticket validity until 31 Dec. Post-redemption, the ticket is valid for 2/3/4/5 days, as selected during checkout.
  • You may cancel your tickets up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.

Barcelona Articket Passport: Admission to 6 museums

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  • Get a 6-in-1 museum pass that grants you skip-the-line entry into 6 of Barcelona's most sought-after museums.
  • You will be saving up to 50% on individual museum tickets by investing in this wallet-friendly articket passport.
  • Visit the National Art Museum of Catalonia, Joan Miró Foundation, Picasso Museum, and more.
  • Visit the famed Antoni Tàpies Foundation and delve into the works of this much-adored Spanish painter.
  • Appreciate the urban theme at the Center of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona, and marvel at the stunning collection of 5,000 artworks at the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (MACBA).
  • Ages 0-16yrs enter for free (carry a valid photo ID).
  • This experience cannot be canceled, amended, or rescheduled.

Barcelona is one of Spain’s biggest cities, and the fifth most populous urban area city in the European Union. Its warm and mild climate, eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and developed tourist infrastructure makes it one of the best cities in the world to visit as a tourist. Some must-see destinations of Barcelona include the Sagrada Familia, La Pedrera, Tibidabo Amusement Park, Barcelona Cathedral, Camp Nou, and more! Aerbous is an express shuttle service that runs between Barcelona’s airport and city center. The Aerobus offers a lot of space for luggage, has more frequent shuttles, and is faster than the other travel options between airport and the city centre!

Aerobus Barcelona: COVID-19 Safety Measures 

Following a closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Aerobus is now fully operational in Barcelona with the following precautionary measures.

  • Tickets can no longer be purchased on board. You must purchase Aerobus tickets online.
  • All visitors must wear masks in Barcelona. Please bring your own masks, since masks are not provided on the bus. 
  • A distance of 2 meters must be maintained between passengers inside the Aerobus. 
  • The Aerobus is operating at 50% capacity to avoid crowding during rush hours.
  • Cleaning and disinfection of the common touchpoints and the Aerobuses have been increased. 

Why Consider Aerobus Barcelona

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The Aerobus is the quickest and most convenient mode of transport between from the airport to Barcelona’s city centre. It is available all days of the year, including public and national holidays. An Aerobus departs every 5 minutes, which completely eliminates any waiting times. The shuttle service takes just 35 minutes to travel between El Prat Airport and the city centre of Barcelona, making it one of the fastest ways to travel between these points. The Aerobus is also equipped with ramps that make it accessible by wheelchair users. It also has WiFi on board that guests can use for free. 

The shuttles are available at both terminals of the airport and will take you to Pl. Espanya, Gran Via Urgell, Pl. Universitat, or Pl. Catalunya. You can easily reach your accommodation from these strategic drop-off points. 

Your Aerobus Barcelona Ticket Explained

Hassle-free, easy transfers between the Barcelona-El Prat Airport and the bustling city centre are just a click away! When you book your Aerobus Barcelona tickets here, you’re guaranteed a fun way to get to or from the Barcelona-El Prat Airport on a cozy AC bus. Onboard amenities like free WiFi, television, USB ports, and comfortable seating ensure your quick ride to your destination is as plush as it gets. You can either opt for a single one-way trip to the city centre from the airport, or a round-trip to the city centre and back to the airport. 

You’re given a one-way/two-way ride between the airport and one of the 4 stops in Barcelona (Pl. Espanya, Gran Via Urgell, Pl. Universitat, and Pl. Catalunya). Overhead luggage space runs on each side of the bus, ensuring your big bags are carefully stored away (luggage space is 43 cm high and 36 cm deep). Additionally, there are also 4 luggage compartments that contain two sections each (should you need the extra space). The cherry on top of the perfect ticket is the ticket validity; Tickets are valid up to 6 months after the date of purchase. Round-trip transfer tickets are valid until 15 days after the date of travel.

Best Way to Buy Aerobus Barcelona Tickets 

The best way to buy Aerobus Barcelona tickets is online. You can avoid long queues and hassles by purchasing a ticket in advance online. Purchasing online tickets gives you a validity period of 6 months, compared to the 1-hour validity you get with purchasing tickets at the site. 

Discounted Aerobus Barcelona tickets

Children under the age of 4 can travel on Aerobus Barcelona for free. 

Aerobus Barcelona Logistics

Here's some technical information you need to know about Aerobus Barcelona.

Aerobus Barcelona Timings
LINE A1 (city centre) - TERMINAL 1 (airport)
TERMINAL 1 (airport)- LINE A1 (city centre)
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Does Aerobus Barcelona run everyday?

Yes, Aerobus Barcelona operates 365 days a year, rain or shine. 

How many lines of Aerobus Barcelona are currently operational?

Currently only one Aerobus line is operational, from and to terminal 1 of the Barcelona-El Prat Airport.

What is the average time per journey from/to airport terminal 1?

The average travel time per journey is about 35 minutes.

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Pl. Catalunya (Barcelona) - Terminal T1 (Airport BCN)

  • Runs from 5:00 AM to 10:24 PM, approximately every 15-17 min
  • 2 stops along the way: Sepulveda - Urgell & Pl. Espanya
  • Board from Pl. Catalunya, Sepulveda - Urgell or Pl. Espanya to reach Terminal 1
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Terminal T1 (Airport BCN) - Pl. Catalunya (Barcelona)

  • Runs from 5:43 AM to 11:00 PM, approximately every 15 min 
  • 3 stops along the way: Pl. Espanya, Gran Via - Urgell & Pl. Universitat
  • Get off at any of these stops

Handy Tips

  • Pets are allowed onboard the Aerobus. Please make sure to keep them in appropriate carrier boxes.
  • There are no luggage restrictions on the Aerobus, and there is sufficient space for you to store your luggage.
  • An on-board TV is available within the Aerobus to give you some useful information regarding Barcelona and its must-see destinations. 
  • All the buses are adapted for people with reduced mobility. Wheelchair users can access the Aerbosu with the help of ramps. 
  • There is free WiFi available on-board.
  • The Aerobus operates between 5:45 AM and 11 PM from Terminal 1 of the airport to Placa Catalunya. If your flight lands at any other time, you will need to find an alternative means of transport to reach Barcelona. 

Frequently Asked Questions about Aerobus Barcelona

Is it safe to use Aerobus Barcelona post-COVID-19?

Yes, it is to travel on Aerobus Barcelona, thanks to the safety measures in place. Aerobus Barcelona also only accepts online reservations at the moment. 

Are Aerobus Barcelona tickets available to purchase online?

Yes. You can book your Aerobus Barcelona tickets online as they now accept only digital reservations.

What is the cancellation policy on my Aerobus Barcelona ticket?

Your Aerobus Barcelona ticket cannot be canceled, amended or rescheduled.

Are there any discounted tickets available for my Aerobus Barcelona ticket?

Children under the age of 4 can travel on Aerobus Barcelona for free. 

Do children have to purchase Aerobus Barcelona tickets?

Children under the age of 4 can travel free of charge on the Aerobus, as long as they are accompanied by an adult. Children above the age of 4 must pay a full price ticket. 

Does Aerobus Barcelona run daily?

Yes, Aerobus Barcelona runs 365 days a year, rain or shine. 

Can I carry bulky luggage such as a stroller on Aerobus Barcelona?

Yes, you can carry bulky luggage such as a bicycle or stroller on the Aerobus. However, do note that if the bus is full, you must wait until the next bus to transport your luggage.

How many stops does Aerobus Barcelona make?

On the way from the airport to Barcelona’s center, there are 4 stops. In the direction from Barcelona center to the airport, there are a total of 4 stops, including the airport.

What are the 4 stops in the city center?

The 4 stops in the Barcelona city centre are Pl. Espanya, Gran Via Urgell, Pl. Universitat, and Pl. Catalunya. 

Do I need to print my ticket to take Aerobus Barcelona?

You are not required to print your ticket to use the Aerobus. Just display the PDF of your ticket on your mobile phone to the bus driver while boarding.

Does Aerobus Barcelona operate at night?

No, the Aerobus does not operate after 11 PM.  

Can pets be transported on Aerobus Barcelona?

Yes, pets are allowed on Aerobus Barcelona, as long as they are carried in cages or boxes that don’t disturb the other passengers of the bus. 

Is Aerobus Barcelona accessible by wheelchairs?

Yes, Aerobus Barcelona is accessible by wheelchairs with the help of a ramp. The bus is also adapted for individuals with reduced mobility.