Tampico to Barcelona Flights
Flights to Barcelona
Tampico International Airport
Making reservations for flights from Tampico for your next vacation is easy with Orbitz.com. Tampico International Airport, also known as General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport, hosts airlines that provide nonstop flights to Monterrey, Mexico City, Ciudad Victoria, and Houston, Texas. Using Orbitz.com, you can book low-fare tickets to one of these cities or create a flight itinerary that ends at one of hundreds of other destinations.
Tampico International Airport Parking
Tampico International Airport offers 24-hour parking for travelers. Fees begin at 24 pesos for the first hour and 6 pesos for each 15 minutes thereafter. There is a daily maximum of 150 pesos. Payment for parking must be made in the terminal. Automated parking machines only accept cash, but there are manned booths that will accept credit cards, as well.
Transportation to and from the Airport
If you live close to the Tampico International Airport, it may be more cost effective to hire transportation to and from the airport. Taxi services and van shuttles are both available; you can buy tickets for your return at the taxi kiosk. Keep in mind that rates are variable and depend on the number of passengers and the zone in which you live. Keep in mind that drivers do not accept credit cards.
Tampico International Airport Restaurants
For travelers who want to eat before their flight, the Aerocafé restaurant and the Zumba snack bar offer a selection of delicious food items. There are also two retail stores that sell food: Mareta and Jaibas Turista.
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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.
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Tampico and Barcelona airports and terminals
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