Book flights from Funchal to Barcelona
Flying from Funchal
airberlin operates flights from Funchal throughout the year via Madeira Airport (FNC), also known as Funchal Airport. Located in the northeast region of the island, the airport is a short drive from Funchal’s city center.
Madeira Airport Information
With a short runway surrounded by mountains, Madeira Airport (FNC) is a thrilling locale to arrive in and depart from. Innovations were made that earned the airport an Outstanding Structure Award in 2004.
Madeira Airport has one terminal and a runway that has been extended multiple times. This airport services millions of passengers every year aboard both domestic and international flights.
Getting to the Airport in Funchal
Many travelers find it most cost-effective to take a bus to Madeira Airport. A trip on one of the local SAM buses takes approximately 40 minutes. Aerobus also offers a shuttle service, which will typically get you to the airport in about half an hour. If you would like to take a taxi to Madeira Airport, there are services that offer fixed rates depending upon your destination. The airport can be reached by taxi or rental car in about 30 minutes.
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.