Book flights from Barcelona (BCN) to Puerto Plata (POP)
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 Puerto Plata
One of the first settlements in the ‘new world,’ Puerto Plata gets its name from Christopher Columbus’ observation of the region’s shimmering silver appearance. Centuries later, the city retains its glimmering shores and is now host to luxurious resort hotels that draw a myriad of flights to Puerto Plata every year.
First Time in Puerto Plata
For a truly lavish experience, first-time visitors should head just outside the city to one of the dedicated beach resorts. Nearby, just to the east, you will find Costa Dorada and Playa Dorada, home to a variety of hotels complete with restaurants and casinos.
Your Puerto Plata
Shoppers will love Calle Beller, the city’s most popular market street for souvenirs. Thrill your children with tickets to Puerto Plata’s Fun City, a theme park featuring full-sized go-kart racing tracks.
Making the Most of Your Puerto Plata Holiday
The region is blessed with consistently warm weather, so feel free to travel to Puerto Plata at any time of the year. Avoid the crowds and find great offers on cheap hotels in Puerto Plata by planning your trip during the region’s summer off-season. Compound your savings with great flight deals to Puerto Plata online at airberlin.com. All airberlin flights to Pueto Plata include free snacks and soft drinks.