Minneapolis to Barcelona Flights
Flights to Barcelona
Airports in Minneapolis
The city of Minneapolis is served by the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport. The airport is situated to the southeast of the city. Several domestic airlines and three international airlines serve the airport. Travelers looking for cheap flights from Minneapolis can search for flights from several airlines at once on Orbitz.com, including Air Canada, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines and US Airways. Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport is a joint military-civilian airport. The airport is situated approximately 10 miles from both downtown Saint Paul and downtown Minneapolis.
Parking at Minneapolis Airport
Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport offers a variety of parking options. Covered parking is available for visits lasting more than nine hours at a rate of $8 for the first hour and a daily maximum charge of $22. Value parking is also available at a rate of $8 for the first hour and a daily maximum charge of $16. For visits less than nine hours, short-term parking is available at a rate of $5 for the first hour and up to a maximum of $36 a day.
Transportation at the Minneapolis Airport
Travelers departing from the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport can take advantage of a range of transportation services, including car rental companies, van and shuttle services, and taxi services. Public transportation is also available through the Metro Transit. The public bus service serves the Twin Cities metro area. Taxi service is available to and from the airport. Fares average between $38 and $49 for trips to and from downtown Minneapolis. Fares from downtown St. Paul range between $30 and $37.
Restaurants at the Minneapolis Airport
Several dining options are available at the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport, making it easy for travelers to enjoy breakfast and a cup of coffee or a quick snack prior to boarding their flight. Restaurant options include A&W, Burger King, Caribou Coffee, Dunn Bros Coffee, Einstein Bros. Bagels, French Meadow Bakery Cafe, La Brea Bakery Café and Starbucks Coffee. By searching for multiple airlines at once on Orbitz.com, it is easy to find cheap flights from Minneapolis.
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 Minneapolis to Barcelona
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Cheapest weekend flights in January from Minneapolis to Barcelona
|Leave Thu, Jan 23||Minneapolis (MSP)||Barcelona (BCN)||United Airlines||
|Return Sun, Jan 26||Barcelona (BCN)||Minneapolis (MSP)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Minneapolis to Barcelona
|Leave Thu, Jan 9||Minneapolis (MSP)||Barcelona (BCN)||United Airlines||
|Return Mon, Jan 20||Barcelona (BCN)||Minneapolis (MSP)||United Airlines|
Best one-week trip in January from Minneapolis to Barcelona
|Leave Sun, Jan 5||Minneapolis (MSP)||Barcelona (BCN)||Air Canada||
|Return Sun, Jan 12||Barcelona (BCN)||Minneapolis (MSP)||Air Canada|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Minneapolis to Barcelona
|Leave Tue, Feb 25||Minneapolis (MSP)||Barcelona (BCN)||United Airlines||
|Return Tue, Mar 11||Barcelona (BCN)||Minneapolis (MSP)||United Airlines|
Best one-week trip in February from Minneapolis to Barcelona
|Leave Wed, Feb 5||Minneapolis (MSP)||Barcelona (BCN)||Air Canada||
|Return Wed, Feb 12||Barcelona (BCN)||Minneapolis (MSP)||Air Canada|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Minneapolis to Barcelona
|Leave Wed, Mar 12||Minneapolis (MSP)||Barcelona (BCN)||US Airways||
|Return Sun, Mar 16||Barcelona (BCN)||Minneapolis (MSP)||US Airways|
Best one-week trip in March from Minneapolis to Barcelona
|Leave Wed, Mar 26||Minneapolis (MSP)||Barcelona (BCN)||Iberia||
|Return Wed, Apr 2||Barcelona (BCN)||Minneapolis (MSP)||Iberia|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Minneapolis and Barcelona
|United Airlines||MSP||BCN||Thu, Jan 9 - Mon, Jan 20||$953|
|Lufthansa||MSP||BCN||Wed, Jan 22 - Mon, Feb 3||$960|
|Air Canada||MSP||BCN||Wed, Jan 22 - Mon, Feb 3||$973|
|British Airways||MSP||BCN||Mon, Feb 17 - Tue, Feb 25||$990|
|US Airways||MSP||BCN||Wed, Mar 12 - Sun, Mar 16||$993|
|Iberia||MSP||BCN||Mon, Feb 17 - Tue, Feb 25||$996|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||MSP||BCN||Wed, Mar 12 - Sun, Mar 16||$1,058|
|American Airlines||MSP||BCN||Wed, Mar 12 - Sun, Mar 16||$1,064|
|Air France||MSP||BCN||Wed, Mar 12 - Sun, Mar 16||$1,076|
|Delta Air Lines||MSP||BCN||Wed, Mar 12 - Sun, Mar 16||$1,080|
|Brussels Airlines||MSP||BCN||Thu, Jan 23 - Sun, Jan 26||$1,117|
|Alitalia||MSP||BCN||Wed, Mar 12 - Sun, Mar 16||$1,193|
|LOT Polish Airlines||MSP||BCN||Wed, Feb 5 - Wed, Feb 12||$1,251|
|airberlin||MSP||BCN||Thu, Mar 27 - Sun, Apr 6||$1,418|
Minneapolis and Barcelona airports and terminals
Flight schedule for flights from Minneapolis to Barcelona on Tue, Dec 10, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL258/DL9601||MSP||3:25 PM||BCN||10:15 AM||333/737||11hr 50min|
|Delta Air Lines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||DL258/KL1665||MSP||3:25 PM||BCN||10:15 AM||333/737||11hr 50min|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||KL6058/KL1665||MSP||3:25 PM||BCN||10:15 AM||330/737||11hr 50min|
|Air France/Air France||AF9301/AF1348||MSP||5:15 PM||BCN||11:30 AM||333/318||11hr 15min|
|Air France/Air Europa||AF9301/UX3486||MSP||5:15 PM||BCN||11:30 AM||333/32S||11hr 15min|
|Delta Air Lines/Air France||DL171/AF1348||MSP||5:15 PM||BCN||11:30 AM||333/318||11hr 15min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL171/DL8392||MSP||5:15 PM||BCN||11:30 AM||333/318||11hr 15min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL258/DL9602||MSP||3:25 PM||BCN||12:15 PM||333/737||13hr 50min|
|Delta Air Lines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||DL258/KL1671||MSP||3:25 PM||BCN||12:15 PM||333/737||13hr 50min|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||KL6058/KL1671||MSP||3:25 PM||BCN||12:15 PM||330/737||13hr 50min|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||KL6064/KL2594||MSP||7:25 PM||BCN||2:10 PM||330/737||11hr 45min|
|Air France/Air Europa||AF9301/UX3648||MSP||5:15 PM||BCN||2:15 PM||333/32S||14hr 0min|
|Air France/Air France||AF9301/AF1648||MSP||5:15 PM||BCN||2:15 PM||333/321||14hr 0min|
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