Flying from Jersey
Flights from Jersey depart from Jersey Airport (JER), about seven kilometers northwest of Saint Helier. Passengers who fly with airberlin can connect with seasonal direct flights to Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Hannover, and Stuttgart. When you travel with airberlin you will enjoy a comfortable flight with complimentary snacks and beverages.
Jersey Airport Information
First established in the 1930s, Jersey Airport has seen several renovations over the years. The airport serves 1.4 million passengers each year, and offers a number of bars and restaurants serving hot and cold meals. Pass the time before your flight doing some duty-free shopping or browsing the airport’s other shops. The airport also offers a chapel, bank, and medical center.
Getting to the Airport in Jersey
You can take a bus to Jersey Airport from Liberation Station in Saint Helier. The bus stop at the airport is directly outside the arrivals area. Travelers can also hire a taxi to Jersey Airport, which can be booked ahead of time by phone. The airport offers short and long-term parking, as well as a parking area for bikes and motorcycles.
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.