Flights Glasgow to Barcelona

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Departure Sat, 18 Jul Return Mon, 20 Jul
GLA Glasgow
BCN Barcelona
return from £54
Departure Sat, 25 Jul Return Mon, 27 Jul
GLA Glasgow
BCN Barcelona
return from £65
Route information
As one of Europe's most exciting cities to visit, Barcelona offers endless sights and attractions to explore.
Currency exchange rates and cost of life
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.1 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
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Last checked on 03 July 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Barcelona are 20% cheaper than in Glasgow.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Barcelona is 22% cheaper than a meal in Glasgow.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Barcelona is 9% cheaper than in Glasgow.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Barcelona is 40% cheaper than in Glasgow.

Glasgow airports
  • ( Turnhouse (EDI)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( Glasgow Scotland (GLA)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( Prestwick (PIK)
    How far from city centre: 29 miles
Barcelona airports
  • ( El Prat (BCN)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Reus (REU)
    How far from city centre: 57 miles
  • ( Costa Brava (GRO)
    How far from city centre: 51 miles
K Distance: 1041 miles

Travelling to and from the airports

Flights from Glasgow

Whether you are in Glasgow for culture or partying, the city is a captivating mix of history, architecture, art and nightlife. The airport is one of the busiest in Europe and connects Scotland to around 110 European and international destinations. Formerly known as Abbotsinch Airport, the airport also handles low-budget airlines, and operates cheap flights from Glasgow to Barcelona on a regular basis. The airport has two terminals; Terminal 1 is the airport's main terminal that handles most of the arrivals and departures. Terminal 2 is smaller and primarily operates no-frills airlines. The terminals are linked by a covered walkway.

Travel to Glasgow airport

Barcelona flights from Glasgow can leave from either of the airports two terminals. The airport is about six miles from Glasgow city centre, close to the M8 motorway (take Junction 28 if coming from the east or Junction 29 if coming from the west). The airport has a range of parking facilities on-site and a drop-off zone close to the terminal building. To get there by bus take the Glasgow Airport Express 500 bus from the city centre (about 15 minutes) or local buses 77, 757 or 915. The nearest train station to the airport is at Paisley Gilmour Street train station, which is connected to the airport by the 757 bus).

Arriving in Barcelona

Oozing culture and history, Barcelona is teeming with attractions, from museums and art galleries, to eye-popping architecture. You can start by discovering the intriguing streets and alleyways of the Ciutat Vella (Old City), a mishmash of splendid Gothic buildings. Alternatively, check out Gaudi's handiwork by visiting the awe-inspiring Sagrada Familia, or his remarkable houses on Passeig de Gracia. While you are on Passeig de Gracia, you will be surrounded by a plethora of enticing high street and designer stores, while down on Las Ramblas you could visit one of the world's most famous food markets, La Boqueria. Your day could finish down on the beach or on a rooftop terrace bar for a drink accompanied by spectacular sunset views.

Travelling to the city centre

Barcelona flights from Scotland may arrive at one of Barcelona El Prat Airport's two terminals. The airport is located about nine miles from the city centre. A shuttle bus service runs passengers between the two terminals. The Aerobus service 1 connects passengers from Terminal 1 to the city centre, while Aerobus service 2 does the same from Terminal 2. There is also a local 46 bus that runs to the city via both terminals. Arrivals at night can take the N16 night bus from Terminal 2 or the N17 from Terminal 1. Furthermore, a Renfe train service connects Terminal 2 with the city centre. Taxis wait outside the terminal buildings.

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