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Aerobús - comfortable airport shuttle

The bus service connects the airport to the center of Barcelona

Corona Information

  • Transport only with a mask
  • Tickets only online or with credit card
  • Keep safety distance at the bus stop and in the bus
  • Busses run with limited capacity
  • Line A2 does not run as long as Terminal 2 is closed

The Aerobús is a shuttle that connects terminals T1 and T2 of Barcelona airport with the city centre. The buses run 365 days a year with a very short waiting time, usually about five minutes. So you do not have to worry about timetables.

Aerobús stops at the airport

In T1, the station is located in the basement. Just follow the signs. On your way from the arrival hall to the bus stop you go past the tourist info, where you can collect your pre-booked Barcelona Card. The issuing office is located next to the entrance to the airport chapel beneath the escalator that leads into the basement of the terminal. The A1 Aerobús line starts From the T1 terminal.

Private Transfer

Most comfortable way to get into the city center: the private transfer. Our driver or guide picks you up directly in the arrival hall.

At the T2 terminal, you have two stops that are served by the A2 line. The first one is located at T2B, T2A is located at the back. The second one is located outside the T2C terminal. You can get to both stops by going directly from the arrival hall to the exit. In T2B you get to the stop by walking directly past the tourist info, where your pre-booked Barcelona Card can be picked up. With this you have, amongst other features, free ride on the train and the 46 bus from the airport to the city centre.

Luggage in Aerobús

You can take your luggage onto the bus. In the centre there are generous storage facilities. The luggage is included in the fare.

Driving distance to city centre and stops

On the drive there are several stops where you can change to the metro, FGC and Renfe. Both lines stop on their way to the city centre at Plaça Espanya, Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes / Urgell, Plaça Universitat and the terminus Plaça Catalunya.

Buy Aerobús tickets online

A prebooking of tickets for the Aerobús is quick, easy and secure. You do not need to schedule the date of travelling, the tickets are valid for the booked rides for one year.

Pre booking of tickets for the Aerobús

In the reverse direction, the buses leave from the Placa Catalunya and you can get on at the Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes / Urgell and Plaça Espanya stations. In this direction the buses do not stop at Plaça Universitat.

Tickets and fares

You can buy tickets at vending machines in front of the bus stop (in cash or by credit card) or from the bus driver (cash). The Barcelona Card does not apply in Aerobús.

  • One way: €7.90
  • Round-trip: €11.20 (the return ticket is valid for nine days)
  • Children younger that 4 years free usage of the Aerobús.
  • The Aerobús is not integrated in the public transportation system.

Aerobús operation times

The Aerobús runs every day of the year, even on holidays and on New Year's Eve.

Aerobús Line A1: Terminal T1 (airport) - Placa Catalunya (Barcelona)

  • From 06:10 to 07:30 every 10 minutes
  • From 07:30 to 22:25 every 5 minutes
  • From 22:25 to 01:05 every 10 minutes

Aerobús Line A1: Plaça Catalunya (Barcelona) - Terminal T1 (Airport)

  • From 05:30 to 06:50 every 10 minutes
  • From 06:50 21:45 every 5 minutes
  • From 21:45 to 00:30 every 10 minutes

Aerobús Line A2: Terminal T2 (airport) - Placa Catalunya (Barcelona)

  • From 06:00 to 07:00 every 20 minutes
  • From 07:00 to 23:00 every 10 minutes
  • From 23:00 to 01:00 every 10 minutes

Aerobús Line A2: Plaça Catalunya (Barcelona) - Terminal T2 (Airport)

  • From 05:30 to 06:50 clock every 20 minutes
  • From 06:50 to 22:20 every 10 minutes
  • From 22:20 to 00:30 every 10 minutes

The ride from the airport to Plaça Catalunya and vice versa takes about 35 minutes.