Barranquilla to Barcelona Flights
Flights to Barcelona
Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport
With the help of Orbitz.com, you can find good deals on flights from Barranquilla. In Barranquilla, the main airport serving international air traffic is Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport, located about seven miles outside of the city. Major airlines that fly out of the airport include Viva Colombia, Avianca and Copa Airlines Colombia. Avianca features a direct flight to Colombia.
Parking at the Airport
A parking lot with 350 spaces is available near the exit of the passenger terminal. The hourly cost for parking is Mex$4,000. Daily parking fees are Mex$33,000.
Transportation to the Airport
There are numerous ways to get from the city of Barranquilla to the airport. If you've rented a car, then the airport has convenient drop-off locations for most major rental car agencies. You can also catch a local taxicab within the city for the short ride to the airport. If traffic is light, it's only a 15-minute drive from the center of town to the terminal.
Restaurants at Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport
Tropical Almond Coffee, a coffee bar with barstool seating, is located near the middle of the second floor. There's also a food court on the second floor with a wide variety of fast and convenient options for travelers in a hurry. For more relaxed dining, the Palmetto Restaurant features a complete menu and table service. Flights from Barranquilla are no problem when you look for deals on Orbitz.com.
Trips to Barcelona
Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is the second largest city in Spain and has a population of over 1.6 million. Flights to Barcelona arrive at the Barcelona El Prat Airport, located about 11 miles from the center of the city. The airport is one of the top 10 busiest in Europe, with over 34 million passengers passing through it in 2011. Some of the airlines flying into El Prat Airport include Aeroflot, Air France, British Airways, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines, with most offering reservation services with great deals for budget travelers through Orbitz.com.
Transportation From the Barcelona El Prat Airport
Travel from the airport to the downtown area is available by commuter train, taxi and the city's bus services. The rail service connects Terminal 2 at the airport to the Barcelona Metro, while a bus service is available every 10 minutes. The train takes 27 minutes, while buses take approximately 35 minutes to make the journey to the downtown area. Bus and metro tickets cost about $16 and include transfers, with the ability to use the ticket on both transport types. Taxis can be caught in front of each of the airport's terminals. More than one suitcase or larger items will incur an additional transport fee when using the city taxis.
The Weather in Barcelona
Those traveling to Barcelona should expect mild seasonal weather conditions, with summer temperatures ranging from lows in the mid-50s to highs in the low 80s. During the winter, temperatures drop to the mid-teens, with highs generally around the low to mid-40s. Those enjoying summers in Barcelona should need nothing more than a light jacket on cooler evenings, while those visiting in the winter should wear moderate to heavy clothing with a heavy jacket to ward off the cold.
Things to Do in Barcelona
Barcelona is a city that devotes much of its entertainment energy to the arts, offering live music and theatre in a variety of genres. There's everything from opera at the Gran Teatre del Liceu opera house to the annual three-day Sonar pop music festival. Sports are also a major attraction for those taking flights to Barcelona, as it's the home of the world-famous football team FC Barcelona along with professional basketball and rugby teams.
Cheap flights from Barranquilla to Barcelona
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Barranquilla and Barcelona airports and terminals
Airports in Barranquilla, CO
E Cortissoz (BAQ)
Distance from City Center: 6.5 miles
Simon Bolivar (SMR)
Distance from City Center: 41.4 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Barranquilla to Barcelona on Thu, Dec 12, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Avianca/Finnair||AV2/AY4010||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|Avianca/British Airways||AV2/BA1514||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|Avianca/Iberia||AV2/IB4460||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|Avianca/American Airlines||AV2/AA112||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|United Airlines/Finnair||UA7488/AY4010||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|United Airlines/British Airways||UA7488/BA1514||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|United Airlines/Iberia||UA7488/IB4460||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|United Airlines/American Airlines||UA7488/AA112||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|US Airways/Finnair||US5499/AY4010||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|US Airways/British Airways||US5499/BA1514||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|US Airways/Iberia||US5499/IB4460||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
|US Airways/American Airlines||US5499/AA112||BAQ||11:00 AM||BCN||9:20 AM||320/763||16hr 20min|
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