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 Stuttgart
Known for its automobile industry, Stuttgart, Germany provides an interesting mix of innovation and history. Travelers book flights to Stuttgart every year to enjoy high-tech wonders as well as works of art that date back over 1,000 years. Arrive in Stuttgart in comfort and luxury by flying on airberlin.
First Time in Stuttgart
If you are new to the city, a great place to start is Palace Square, located right at the heart of the city. From there, you can easily access great shopping areas, historical sites, and gorgeous parks.
If you are a car lover, you will find yourself in seventh heaven if you travel to Stuttgart. Porsche and Mercedes-Benz are both headquartered in Stuttgart where they also have their own car museums. If the family grows tired of car museums, plan an excursion to Hohenzollern Castle, which will make you feel as if you have been transported to the Middle Ages.
Making the Most of Your Stuttgart Holiday
If you are looking for cheap hotels in Stuttgart while the weather is nice, it is best to plan to purchase tickets to Stuttgart for the spring or fall. It is possible to find flight deals to Stuttgart in the summer, but this is the peak tourist season.