Barcelona Tourist Tax is a tax on accommodations you must pay when you come to the city. Many people do not know about it and when accommodation ask them for pay, guests feel disappointed or unpleasantly surprised. Actually, this is a fairly low tax, but it is precisely the lack of information making when tourists come…
If you come to Barcelona, it is probably you do in a plane and land on El Prat Airport (Barcelona Airport). So surely you ask yourself how arrive from El Prat airport to Barcelona centre. The truth is it’s really easy. We give you two good options:
- You can catch the Aerobus and get off at Plaça Universitat (is the penultimate stop) or the Plaça Catalunya (last stop). In both you will be in the center of Barcelona;-)
- You can also take the train (RENFE) in Barcelona Airport and get off at the train station Passeig de Gràcia. Go up to the surface and you will appear in front of the amazing Casa Batllo, we can not think of a better way to get to Barcelona!
Trains and Airbus happen quite frequently El Prat Airport to Barcelona center. Of course you can also take a taxi if you are heavily loaded or if you’re impatient and do not want to wait, but it has to take a taxi in Barcelona Airport to Barcelona city center will cost at least 30 euros.
Remember that once you get to Barcelona city center, one of the things you’ll probably want to do is find tourist information offices to plan your trip around the city. You better know where you are before you get the closest.
If you decide to go directly from the airport to Barcelona centre surely be because you plan to stay in the center of Barcelona. Be sure to visit the websites of Barcelona City Centre and BCN City Hotel (Universal), both accommodation within 5 minutes walk from the transportation options you have mentioned;-)
TRANSLATE // TRADUCIR: Spanish
Licenciada en Periodismo y enamorada de Barcelona desde 1986. Disfruto escribiendo posts y haciendo fotos de mi ciudad natal para BCN City Hotels, tarea que combino con la comunicación y el marketing online y que me mantienen siempre hiper-conectada a Internet.
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