Reykjavik to Barcelona Flights
Selected fares from Reykjavik to Barcelona
|REK||BCN||Mon, Sep 15 - Thu, Sep 25||$756|
Reykjavik and Barcelona airports and terminals
Airports in Reykjavik , IS
Keflavik Int'l airport (KEF)
Distance from City Center: 23 miles
Carriers for flights from KEF to BCN
Cheap flights from Reykjavik to Barcelona
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Flights to Barcelona
Keflavik International Airport
When you use Orbitz.com, it is easy to find flights from Reykjavik to virtually any international destination. The search engine accesses flight schedules and fares from many airlines at once, so you'll be sure to find the best deals available. Located about 49 km southwest of the city of Reykjavik at 235 Keflavikurflugvollur, the airport offers flights on the following airlines throughout the year:
- Iceland Express
- Air Iceland
During the summer months, service is offered by many additional airlines.
Parking at the Airport
If you drive to the airport, you will find a number of conveniently located parking lots. Short term parking fees are 3,600 ISK per day. Long-term parking is also available, with fees starting at 800 ISK per day. Discounts are available for those parking for extended periods of time. For convenience, parking fees can be paid at a machine inside the airport upon your return to Reykjavik, or when driving out of the parking facility.
Traveling to the Airport
Two bus companies offer service to the airport: Airport Express and Flybus. It is worth making reservations for these services in advance to confirm the bus departure time and to ensure arrival at the airport with enough time to spare before your flight. Taxi service is another option, but fares may be high due to the distance.
Amenities at the Airport
Once you drop your bags off and receive your boarding pass, you may have time to relax at the airport before your flight and have a meal or a light snack at one of the airport's restaurants. Most of the restaurants are on the second floor of the airport terminal. Panorama Bar is a good choice if you are looking for a drink or two to relax. Another good choice is Kaffitar, which serves a variety of beverages like coffee and juice, along with snack items like baked goods. Individuals who will be taking flights from Reykjavik International Airport will find good deals when using Orbitz.com to find their air tickets.
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.
Aircraft options between Reykjavik and Barcelona
|Boeing 757-200 Passenger||Icelandair|
|Boeing 757-200 with Winglets||Icelandair|
|Airbus Industrie A320||Iberia|
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