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|January||Best time to beat the crowds (4% less expensive on average)|
|July||Most popular time to fly (20% more expensive on average)|
Average price of a return ticket
|£159||(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)|
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Top tips for finding cheap flights to Barcelona-El Prat Airport
- Looking for cheap airfare to Barcelona-El Prat Airport? 25% of our users found return tickets to Barcelona-El Prat Airport for the following prices or less: From Birmingham £61, from Manchester £63, from London £77
- Book at least 4 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
- High season is considered to be June, July and August. The cheapest month to fly to Barcelona-El Prat Airport is January.
- Are you planning on booking flights to Barcelona? The Barcelona–El Prat Airport is the international airport located within Barcelona. It is 12 km (8 miles) southwest of the centre. Travellers heading to Santa Boi, Viladecans and El Prat de Llobregat municipalities will find this airport convenient as other airports aren’t so close.
- There is another alternative to this airport but it is located far away in the city of Girona. If you need an alternative, there is a Ryanair flight to the city of Girona which is 1.5 hours away from central Barcelona on a bus. There is also a Barcelona bus service that links these two airports.
- The Barcelona–El Prat Airport has a total of three terminals with easy connectivity. For instance, Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 are just 4km apart with a free shuttle bus (painted green) linking them every 6-7 minutes and it is just a 10 minute-drive.
- If you will be landing at Barcelona–El Prat Airport and need public transportation to get to your final destination, there are three options available to you: the taxi, train and bus. For train, the available hours are from 5am to 11pm and it’s a 20-minute journey. The train station is located in Terminal 2. Taxis are located outside the terminals and are generally a €20 trip with a possible increase depending on location. For buses, it’s a 40-minutes-drive costing costs around €10 and operating 24-hours.
- If you are anticipating night’s sleep in Barcelona–El Prat Airport, a couple of options are available to you. The first is sleeping at the airport which isn’t encouraged however airport staff are generally tolerant of night sleepers. For an area that is slightly quiet, Terminal 1, especially on the upper level is the place to go. Another good spot is the Gate U in Terminal 2 which has a range of chairs with arm rests.
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