Flying from Barcelona
Local and international flights from Barcelona are routed through Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN), the 2nd largest airport in Spain, and the 31st busiest airport in the world. It is conveniently located just 12 kilometers from the city center; the airport serves over 35 million passengers each year aboard more than 80 different airlines.
Barcelona–El Prat Airport Information
Much like the city that it serves, Barcelona Airport is eye-catching and colorful. For example, Catalan artist Joan Miró vividly decorated the exterior of Terminal 2B, in colorful, mosaic tile. A bustling port that is primarily dedicated to international tourist travel, Barcelona Airport contains a wide variety of duty free shops, restaurants, and foreign currency exchange bureaus. Extensive parking accommodations ease the burden on commuters and the airport offers free assistance to passengers with limited mobility.
Getting to the Airport in Barcelona
The R2 commuter rail line provides a train to Barcelona Airport Terminal 2 from Barcelona Sants railway station. The Line 46 public bus to Barcelona Airport runs every 16 minutes from Plaça d'Espanya. Additionally, a taxi to Barcelona Airport is easy to find and it will drop travelers off directly at their desired terminal.
Arriving in Abu Dhabi
A metropolitan desert oasis, the island capital of Abu Dhabi exudes an atmosphere of wealth and luxury. Your tickets to Abu Dhabi grant you access to a city in burgeoning transition, with vacation resorts, massive glittering skyscrapers and elegant galleries springing up on every corner.
First Time in Abu Dhabi
Once you have booked your flights to Abu Dhabi, it’s time to plan your trip. Set aside some time to visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest and most striking mosques in the world.
Your Abu Dhabi
Gastronomes will delight in the plethora of food souks populating the Al Meena area of the city. Families will enjoy the Marina and Abu Dhabi Malls, which contain stores and high-tech entertainment centers for children.
Making the Most of Your Abu Dhabi Holiday
Since the weather in Abu Dhabi is very hot between May and September, some vacationers prefer to travel to Abu Dhabi during the more temperate winter months, though great flight deals to Abu Dhabi can be found year-round on airberlin.com. If you’re looking to save money on cheap hotels in Abu Dhabi, consider one of the many hotels near the airport. With airberlin, you'll get the best service at the best prices.