Champaign to Barcelona Flights
Flights to Barcelona
Champaign, IL, Airport Information
Trying to find cheap flights from Champaign can be a daunting task. Orbitz.com makes it easier by comparing the rates of all the airlines providing services to the airport. The Willard Airport provides air service to Champaign and the surrounding communities. It is located at 11 Airport Road in Savoy, IL, which is off US-45 and is about five miles from downtown Champaign. American Airlines is the only airline providing service to the airport.
Airport Parking Information
Parking at the airport is convenient and easy. Located near the terminal, long-term and short-term lots have the same rate of $5 a day. If you park for less than 24 hours, the rate will be prorated.
Airport Transportation Information
Transportation to the airport is provided by rental cars, taxis, hotel shuttles, and buses. Avis, Budget, Hertz, National, and Alamo are the car-rental companies located at the airport. Orbitz.com can prearrange for your vehicle when you book your tickets and help you get the lowest rental rate. There are several taxi companies in Champaign, with rates varying by pickup point. Some hotels offer free shuttle services to and from the airport.
Airport Restaurant Information
Because of its small size, Willard Airport does not have any restaurants. Snack and beverage vending machines are located on the second level of the terminal. Check with Orbitz.com when you are searching for flights from Champaign.
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 Champaign to Barcelona
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Champaign and Barcelona airports and terminals
Airports in ChampaignIL, US
Willard University (CMI)
Distance from City Center: 5.5 miles
Bloomington-Normal Airport (BMI)
Distance from City Center: 43.4 miles
Distance from City Center: 77.9 miles
O'Hare Airport (ORD)
Distance from City Center: 130.3 miles
Midway Airport (MDW)
Distance from City Center: 118.6 miles
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