Barcelona Airport El Prat
Barcelona Airport is located in the municipality of El Prat de Llobregat, a dozen kilometres southeast of Barcelona. It was that same commune that gave it its name to the airport.
Its AITA identification code is: BCN. It is the same abbreviation - BCN - that you will find on your plane ticket or even on your luggage ticket. Hold him back!
This International Airport is the second largest airport in Spain after Madrid, with more than 44 million passengers per year (in 2017).
To avoid getting lost among these 44 million passengers, here are some valuable information to know before your trip:
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SUMMER 2020: Info Covid 19, transit, form, lockdown...
- Barcelona airport is open to all travellers without isolation measures.
- Wearing a mask is mandatory.
- Before entering Spain, foreign travellers must fill in an online form to obtain a QR code via this website: https://www.spth.gob.es/
After the T1 terminal in June, two other terminals have been open since 24/07/2020 : T2A and T2B.
The airlines operating from terminal T2 are: Ryanair, EasyJet, Wizz Air, Transavia, Air Baltic, Air Moldova, Pegasus Airlines and Volotea. The other airlines operate from terminal T1.
Shuttle buses between the terminals are again in use, as are many shops and catering services.
How many terminals has Barcelona airport?
There are two terminals at Barcelona airport: T1 and T2.
The T1 is the newest terminal, opened in 2009 it is the main terminal. The T2 groups the former terminals A, B and C under the abbreviations T2a, T2b and T2c. It is very easy to walk between terminals T2a, T2b and T2c. But you'll have to take a shuttle between the T1 and T2, shuttle which passes every 5 minutes!
Your arrival and departure will take place at the same terminal, either Terminal 1 (T1) or Terminal 2 (T2), with the airlines assigned to a single terminal.
Below is a list of airlines by terminal. We advise you to remember your arrival terminal, information that will be important to know for your return to the airport when you transfer from the centre of Barcelona, especially knowing that the bus stops are not the same.
BARCELONA AIRPORT MAP : the map of the two terminals T1 and T2
Arrivals and departures from Barcelona Airport - T1 Terminal
Usefull follow the flights directly on arrival and departure from the T1 terminal by clicking on these links, you will be able to discover the flight schedules of the day as well as any delays: Arrivals T1 / Departures T1
Airlines arriving and departing from Terminal T1 at Barcelona airport:
Aegean Airlines, Aeroflot, Aerolíneas Argentinas, Air Algerie, Air Baltic, Air Canada Rouge, Air China, Air Europa, Air France, Air Nostrum, Alitalia, American Airlines, Arkia Israeli Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Avianca
BA Cityflyer, British Airways, Brussels Airlines
Croatia Airlines, Czech Airlines
Delta Air Lines
EgyptAir, El Al Israel Airlines, Emirates
KLM, Korean Air
LATAM Airlines, LEVEL, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa
Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian
SAS Scandinavian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SmartWings, Swiss International Airlines, S7 Airlines
TAP Air Portugal, Tarom, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines, United Airlines
Among the questions you often ask us: Which terminal for Vueling in Barcelona airport? Which terminal is Emirates in Barcelona? Well, the answer is the T1 terminal for both airlines for arrival as well as for departure.
Arrivals and departures from Barcelona Airport - T2 Terminal
Usefull follow the flights directly on arrival and departure from the T2 terminal by clicking on these links, you will be able to discover the flight schedules of the day as well as any delays: Arrivals T2 / Departures T2
Airlines arriving and departing from Terminal T2 at Barcelona airport:
Aer Lingus, Air Arabia Maroc, Air Moldova, Air Transat, Azur Air, Azur Air Ukraine
Belavia, Blue Air, Bulgaria Air
Easyjet, Easyjet Switzerland, Eurowings, Evelop
Pakistan International Airlines, Pegasus Airlines
Red Wings Airlines, Ryanair
Transavia.com, Travel Service, TUI fly Belgium
Wizz Air, WOW air
Among the questions you often ask us: Which Barcelona terminal for Ryanair? or Which Barcelona terminal for Easyjet? Well, the answer is the T2 terminal for these two airlines, which are very popular among foreign passengers.
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