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|Destination Airport IATA Code||BCN|
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Travelers looking to book flights from Buenos Aires can use Orbitz.com to find the best deals. Orbitz.com's special search engine compares airline prices to locate the lowest airfares to and from Ministro Pistarini Airport, the major international airport that services Buenos Aires. It is located just 22 miles from the city center on Au Ezeiza - Canuelas. Thirty-four airlines fly into the Ministro Pistarini Airport, including United Airlines, TAM Airlines, KLM, Delta and American Airlines.
Long- and short-term parking areas are available for travelers at the airport. Fees are charged by the hour or by the day. The parking areas are a short walking distance from the terminal. Free pickup and drop-off parking zones are available that allow you to pull over for 15 minutes.
Transportation to Ministro Pistarini AirportMany ground transportation options are available for travel to and from the airport. Orbitz.com can help travelers arrange for a rental car. Fees depend on the type of car rented and the number of days the car will be used. Taxis are available at a metered rate, and bus and train services are available for nominal fees. Many hotels offer free shuttles to and from the airport, and the airport also offers free shuttle services to area hotels. Many companies offer employees and guests private cars and limo services both to and from the airport.
Travelers can enjoy several restaurants at the airport that serve coffee and a selection of breakfast items, including McDonald's and Natural Break. Orbitz.com can help you select dining options as well as book your flights from Buenos Aires.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Iberia flies directly from Buenos Aires to Barcelona, so all you need to do is kick back and relax until you reach Barcelona (BCN-Barcelona Intl.).
With a minimum flight time of 12 hours and 40 minutes, it's a wise idea to be as comfortable as you can. Amassed quite a few air points? Consider using them to upgrade to a seat with more legroom on your Buenos Aires to Barcelona trip.
Iberia is the most frequent airline servicing the Buenos Aires (and vicinity) to Barcelona (and vicinity) route. You can choose from 23 flights per month with this carrier.
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Barcelona have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Barcelona without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.
To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.