Flying from Cancún
Flights from Cancún depart from Cancún Airport International (CUN). With the Caribbean’s growing popularity as a destination, Cancún Airport International has become one of the most-used airports in the region. The airport is located approximately 25 minutes from the city of Cancún and is easily accessible by a number of transportation options.
Cancún Airport International (CUN) Information
Cancún Airport International offers its visitors duty-free shopping, excellent restaurants, meeting spaces, car rental services, locker rental, money exchange services and a VIP lounge. The airport operates three terminals as well as an FBO terminal used for private jets. A free shuttle service provides transportation between the terminals.
Getting to the Airport in Cancún
You can arrange for a taxi to Cancún Airport International to collect you from your hotel. Both local, regular taxis and those contracted through the airport are available. The drive to the airport from Cancún takes approximately 20-30 minutes. You can also catch a local city bus to Cancún Airport International. Currently there is no train to Cancún Airport International, but you can arrange to have a hotel shuttle transport you to the airport.
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.