BEST TIME TO TRAVEL

Barcelona has the quintessential Mediterranean climate.  Even with a bit of humidity, Barcelona experiences hot summers and mild winters. This kind of climate ensures that the city and its lifestyle stay active, and you can spend long days outdoors without worrying about unfavourable climatic conditions. Here’s a monthly climatic breakdown so you can plan your Barcelona travels.  March to May: As the Catalans say, “March is the month for summer invitation”.  Barcelona experiences warm and sunny days from March to May. Sunny and clear skies mean that you can ... READ MORE

COOL

DECEMBER - FEBRUARY

6°C

HOT

JUNE - AUGUST

28°C

RAINY

MARCH - MAY

16°C

GETTING IN

FLIGHT

Barcelona is well-connected to most European destinations with major airlines operating from the Barcelona El Prat Airport, situated about 17 km from the city centre. There are two smaller airports located near Barcelona, the Sabadell Airport and the Reus Airport. Tourists can board a direct flight to Barcelona from international airports in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad. The flight fare may depend on the airline chosen and the time of the year.

GOING AROUND

Metro

METRO

One of the most efficient network systems in Europe, the Barcelona metro has two operators, viz. TMB (Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona) and FGC (Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya). Collectively, these operators operate the BCN metro on 11 lines that span over 120 kilometres and 169 stations. A single ticket costs €2.15, whereas, the same ticket to the airport is €4.50. 

 

NEIGHBOURHOOD GUIDES

IMPORTANT CONTACTS

Police112
Fire080
Tourist Police088
International Hospital061