Book flights from Puerto Plata (POP) to Barcelona (BCN)
Flying from Puerto Plata
International flights from Puerto Plata generally depart from Gregorio Luperón International Airport (POP), also known as Puerto Plata Airport. Located just 15 kilometers outside the city, Puerto Plata Airport is the fourth busiest air transit facility in the Dominican Republic, serving just under 750,000 passengers annually.
Gregorio Luperón International Airport Information
The airport features a number of amenities for travelers, including several retail and duty-free outlets, a large variety of restaurants, and an entertainment center for children and young adults. The facility is also home to a bank branch, as well as ATMs and a currency exchange facility should you require these. A substantial parking area is located adjacent to the airport for passengers driving to their terminals, and assistance for individuals with limited mobility is available upon request.
Getting to the Airport in Puerto Plata
A taxi to Gregorio Luperón International Airport is the easiest means of transit for the holiday traveler, with affordable fares throughout the region. You can also board a bus to Gregorio Luperón International Airport, though this is generally the more crowded and less convenient option.
Arriving in Barcelona
Charmingly eccentric and undeniably hip, Barcelona and its people defy convention. While its pleasant location along the temperate Costa Brava has inevitably drawn a great many international flights to Barcelona brimming with holiday visitors, Barcelona stubbornly retains its distinctive and intoxicating local flavor.
First Time in Barcelona
There is almost too much to do in Barcelona – it can be overwhelming. Tour the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona) for a look into some evocative Spanish art, or take a day and relax on Barceloneta Beach.
Food lovers will find local fusion cuisine in Eixample as well as the Barri Gòtic. Families should purchase tickets to Barcelona’s Parc d’Atraccions del Tibidabo, a funicular-accessible amusement park at the summit of the city’s mountain overlook.
Making the Most of Your Barcelona Holiday
The region’s year-round mild climate means any time is a good time to travel to Barcelona, though beach-loungers may prefer the warmer summer months. To save money, travelers can easily find cheap hotels in Barcelona’s Barri Gòtic, if they don’t mind the exuberance of evening revelers. Be sure to book your tickets as far in advance as possible to ensure the best flight deals to Barcelona. Avoid airport queues with the convenient Web Check-In service.