Barcelona metro network

Barcelona metro

Barcelona how to get around by metro

From subscriptions, cards and Barcelona metro fares to the opening and closing hours, from Barcelona jpg or pdf metro map with tourist attractions to each lines, stations and transfers to the city's main public transport network, find informations on our Barcelona metro guide and start to plan your routes from barcelona best tourist attractions to places and monuments, by metro. With the metro of Barcelona, make your visit easier.

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Which package with Barcelona metro to choose ?

  Barcelona Hola pass
Unlimited access from 2 to 5 days to Barcelona's public transport: metro, bus, tram, funicular and trains, as well as access to the airport terminals.

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  Transports pass
A package which includes the airport shuttle, unlimited use of public transport for up to 5 days, audio guide to the city and 10% discount on many attractions.

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  Barcelona Card
In addition to unlimited travel on public transport, this pass offers free, reduced and skip-the-line access to many of Barcelona's tourist attractions.

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  Express Card 48 H
Ideal for a weekend in Barcelona, this package offers unlimited travel on public transport, as well as impressive discounts on many attractions.

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Barcelona ticket prices

barcelona metro ticket prices

From Barcelona metro ticket valid only for an individual journey to the card valid during 1 to 5 days, from a monthly to a three-monthly card, from zone 1 to zone 6, to individual and many people tickets, discover how to plan all your itineraries according to the length of your stay in Barcelona, the catalonia's capital.

Among Barcelona metro tickets
T-casual : Metro card of 10 trips in Barcelona's transport system ;
T-familiar : 1 return trip for 4 people, Great for Family Travel ;
T-Grup : Discover Barcelona as a group, 70 journeys to share ;
T-usual : Subway card valid for 30 days for personal use ;
T-Dia : Visit of Barcelona in 1 day, 24 hours of unlimited transportation ;
Hola : Itinerary from 2 to 5 days to discover Barcelona by metro ;
Single ticket : Barcelona bus or metro single trip.
Hola Barcelona metro card Unlimited access to public transport in Barcelona from 2 to 5 days
barcelona metro 48 hours pass
Barcelona Hola metro pass 2 days
The Hola Barcelona 2 days gives unlimited access to the metro, bus (tmb), tram, Montjuic funicular and FGC and Rodalies trains (zone 1), for 48 hours.
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Barcelona metro 72 hours pass
Barcelona Hola metro pass 3 days
Same concept as the Hola 2-days card, the Hola 3-days metro card gives access to the same transport as well as to T1 and T2 terminals.
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Barcelona metro 96 hours pass
Barcelona Hola metro pass 4 days
Unlimited access to metro, bus (tmb), tram, Montjuic funicular and FGC and Rodalies trains (zone 1), for 4 consecutive days.
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Barcelona metro 120 hours pass
Barcelona Hola metro pass 5 days
This card offers the same benefits as the other Hola Barcelona cards for 5 days from validation even after arrival at the airport.
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Among the different tickets and prices of the Barcelona metro, we have one-person cards that cannot be used by 2 travellers, integrated fares that give access to different public transport services in Barcelona with the same ticket, as well as integrated collective tickets that can be shared by several people.

Hola subscriptions or the Dia card are part of the integrated rates for personal use, T-familiar and T-grup tickets are also integrated but can be used by several people.

To increase the use of public transport and reduce the use of the car in the Catalan capital, The Generalitat announced on Friday 12 November that the prices of the Barcelona metro will be, for the second consecutive year, the same as the previous year and will not be increased in 2022.

Barcelona timetables

Barcelona metro hours
  • From monday to thursday , Sundays and festive days, the metro of Barcelona runs from 5am to midnight.
  • Fridays and festive days before the metro of Barcelona runs from 5am to 2am.
  • Saturdays, the metro runs all day long.
  • Barcelona metro map

    barcelona metro map

    Iphone, Ipad, PC, and tablets, our Barcelona metro map in PDF or JPG format adapts to all types of media to guide you from line to line in your Barcelona itinerary.

    Thanks to our map of the metro of Barcelona, among more than 151 stations and 50 connections (including 2 stops for Barcelona airport) who share the colors of the 12 metro lines of Barcelona that are divided between the TMB and the FGC, locate the tourist attractions and monuments to visit and find out more information about the station you wish to reach.

    Barcelona metro lines

    Composed of colours and numbers, the whole of the lines from 1 to 5, and 9 to 11 which constitute the Barcelona and its nearby municipalities such as Cornella, Badalona or L'Hospitalet de Llobregat metro network system, and stretch hundreds of kilometers , are handled by TMB company (Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona).

    Lines 6, 7, 8 and 12 belong to FGC (Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya) run through Barcelona and its neighbouring towns such as L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Cornella de Llobregat, and Sant Boi.
    From Plaça Espanya (L8), Catalunya (L6 and L7), and Sarrià (L12), this lines are in connection with the lines 1, 3, 5 and 9 of the metro of Barcelona.

    Barcelona metro line 1

    Barcelona metro line 1

    The Barcelona metro line 1 extends of Hospitalet de Bellvitge until Fondo on a total of 30 stations among which 15 links towards other lines allows the access to numerous Barcelona inescapable such as las Ramblas.

    Barcelona metro line 2

    The Barcelona metro line 2 extends of Paral-lel until Badalona with a total of 18 stations among which 8 links towards other lines allows the access to numerous of inescapable of Barcelona such as Barcelona's bullrings.
    Barcelona subway line 3 stations

    Barcelona metro line 3

    With 26 stops among which 16 correspondences from Zona Universitaria station to Trinitat Nova, the Barcelona metro line 3 guides you at the foot of the most beautiful places and parks such as the park Guell.
    subway Barcelona line 4

    Barcelona metro line 4

    The line 4 (yellow) of the subway of Barcelona wich along Beaches and cross the Gothic district, passes through 22 stations among which 8 links. It gives access to great monuments and places such as the Cathedral.
    subway Barcelona line 5 stations

    Barcelona metro line 5

    From Cornella Centre station to Vall d'Hebron, the line 5 of the metro of Barcelona consists of 27 stations and 13 correspondences. The line 5 also leads to the feet of the Sagrada Familia , the Paseo de Gracia and Diagonal.
    Barcelona line 6 subway stations

    Barcelona metro line 6

    From Plaça Catalunya to Sarrià, the Barcelona underground line 6 consists of 8 stations which, among the Barcelona best places, give access to Plaça Catalunya, the Rambla and the district of Gracià.
    Barcelona subway line 7

    Barcelona metro line 7

    From Plaça Catalunya too, the line 7 which consists of 7 stations to Avinguda Tibidabo gets to the foot of the Ramblas of Barcelona, Gracià district, and brings you closer to the Barcelona amusement park Tibidabo.
    subway Barcelona line 8

    Barcelona metro line 8

    From Barcelona Plaça Espanya to Moli Nou - Ciutat Cooperativa, the line 8 gives access, among the great monuments and places of Barcelona, to Montjuic district and the Espanyole stadium.
    Barcelona airport subway line 9

    Barcelona metro line 9

    The line 9 that extends from La Sagrera to Can Zam for the northern part and from Zona Universitaria to Aeroport T1 for the southern part is the Barcelona metro line wich lead to Barcelona airport T1 and T2.
    Barcelona line 10 subway stations

    Barcelona metro line 10

    From La Sagrera station to Gorg station, the line 10 of the Barcelona metro has only 6 stations and shares part of its route with line 9.
    Barcelona line 11 subway stops

    Barcelona metro line 11

    The Barcelona metro line 11 travels from Trinitat Nova station to Can Cuiàs and has links with lines 3 and 4. The line 11 has only 5 stations.
    Barcelona line 12 subway stations

    Barcelona metro line 12

    From Plaça Catalunya to Sarrià, the Barcelona metro line 6 consists of 8 stations which, among the Barcelona best places, give access to Plaça Catalunya, the Ramblas and the district of Gracià.
    barcelona metro stations list

    Barcelona metro stations list

    Barcelona Metro stations from A to Z

    If you already know the name of the metro station you have to go to, if you have more or less an idea of its name, check the list of Barcelona metro stations in alphabetical order.
    By clicking on the stop of your destination, you will not only be able to find out which metro lines lead to it as well as the connections available between metro, tramway, funicular or cable car, but also what you can discover there, such as monuments, museums, restaurants or tourist sites.

    barcelona metro frequently asked questions

    Barcelona metro FAQ

    Questions most asked on Barcelona metro

    Rates, location, schedules, how and where to go, to help you and answer your questions as quickly as possible, we share the most frequently asked questions on our information forum about the Barcelona metro.
    What is the price of the subway ticket for a child, how the 10-trip card works, does the Hola card work from the airport ; if the answer to your search is not there, send us your request by email to

    Barcelona itinerary by metro

    Barcelona guide + metro

    Which Barcelona metro stations to get off at

    With more than 2000 years of history distribuated in 101 km2 of avenues, allays, places, and parks, the capital of Catalonia contains treasures of exceptional architectures. Middle age, the renassance, and modernism, who can't be unnoticed between the sea and mountains of Barcelona.
    With the metro of Barcelona, go to discover the kingdom of the most popular architect in the history of Spain, Antoni Gaudí, among some of which monuments of Barcelona such as the Sagrada Familia, the Casa Batlló, the Palau Guell, the Pedrera and the park Güell, are classified world heritage of the humanity by the UNESCO.

    Barcelona metro station

    Barcelona metro

    In use since December 1924, Barcelona's metro network which once stretched between the Catalonia square and the Lesseps station has well evolved. Nowadays, the 12 metro lines of Barcelona, managed respectively by the TMB (Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona) for lines 1 to 5 and 9 to 11, and the FGC (Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya) for lines 6 to 8 and 12, and extending over 165 kilometers through 190 stations, place the Barcelona metro in second place as the largest metro in Spain behind Madrid.

    Winter or summer, the 12 different colored lines are equipped with air conditioning in order to make any trip to the Catalan capital much more pleasant. Thanks to its wide choice of transport tickets, there are many possibilities to visit Barcelona by metro, on very variable packages from 1 to 5 days, monthly or quarterly.
    Travelers who wish to combine bikes + metro can board with a bicycle during off-peak hours, in contrast to the Ferrocarrils and the tramway, which do not have a fixed schedule ; they can also take the subway with their dog in wearing a muzzle, also outside the peak hours. Apart from a handful of stations, the Barcelona metro is very well equipped for people with reduced mobility.

    Universitat metro station Barcelona

    Link with the metro in Barcelona

    metrobus Cornella Castelldefels

    Metrobus M5

    Bus line from Cornella to Castelldefels

    From Cornella de Llobregat to Castelldefels, through Sant Boi de Llobregat, Viladecans, and Gavà, the M5 metro bus line connects these municipalities of the Baix Llobregat with a bus every 10 minutes on weekdays; on Saturdays, public holidays and working days in August, the frequency between 2 buses increases to 15 minutes. Connected to the Barcelona metro (line L5) as well as to the R1 and R4 train lines at the Cornella stop, the link between the different stops covered by the M5 "metrobus" facilitates access to some of Barcelona's tourist sites, such as Camp Nou, from Castelldefels or Gava.

    de Barcelone à l'aeroport en bus


    Transfer between airport and Barcelona city centre

    To travel from one of the Barcelona airport terminals to the city centre, and vice versa, the aerobus provides a shuttle service available all year round that makes a circuit through some strategic points of the Catalan capital such as Plaça Catalunya or Plaça Espanya, and at the same time allows connections to Barcelona's metro lines such as the L1, L2, L3, L6, L7, or L9.

    Barcelona tourist bus

    Barcelona Tourist Bus

    Discover Barcelona's most important sights by bus

    Comfortably seated in an open-top bus, with an audio guide available in more than ten languages and a map of the city, the Barcelona tourist buses will take you to the most important tourist sites of Barcelona among the 40 stops of the different itineraries suggested. Accessible from many Barcelona metro stops, the tourist bus is one of the city's transport options that allows you to visit a large number of squares, parks and monuments in Barcelona that you should not miss without having to move.

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    Barcelona X1 express bus

    Expres bus

    Connecting the 2 networks of the Barcelona Tram

    The first Espress bus line "XPRESBus X1" which runs between Plaça Francesc Macià and Plaça de las Glòries, through the city centre, connects the lines from T1 to T3 with the lines from T4 to T6.
    With links to metro lines L1, L2, L3, L4 and L5, the Express X1 bus line provides access to, among others, the Ramblas and Plaça Catalunya via by Pl Universitat station, at the Passeig de Gracia and the beautiful Casa Batllo by Gran Via station - Pau Caris, as well as the Barcelona flea market and the Las Glories shopping centre through Mercat dels Encants station.

    tramway of Barcelona

    Barcelona tramway

    Link between tram and metro in Barcelona

    Including the blue tram line that runs between the Avinguda Tibidabo metro stop and the funicular that climbs to the foot of the Barcelona theme park, the Tibidabo, Barcelona's tram network consists of 7 lines. Lines 1 to 3 serve the southern part of the city and its surrounding towns ; lines 4 to 6 connect the northern part of Barcelona and its suburbs. The link between tram and metro allows easier access to some places not served by the Barcelona metro such as the Auditori or the Forum Port of Barcelona. Each of the lines from 1 to 6 is connected to at least 2 lines of the Barcelona metro.

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    Barcelona Montjuic funicular

    Link between metro and cable car of Montjuic

    Accessible by lines L2 and L3 (Barcelona metro green line), the funicular is the fastest way to get halfway up Montjuic hill which contains a large part of parks, monuments and tourist attractions of Barcelona.
    From Paral-lel metro station, with your metro ticket, the funicular takes you in no time to the foot of the cable car that leads to the top of Montjuic, a few steps from the Joan Miro Foundation, in the heart of one of the city's must-see parks.

    Barcelona cable car

    Barcelona cable car

    Visit Barcelona from the sky

    From the top of Montjuic hill to the beaches of Barcelona, through the old port of the city, Barcelona's cable car runs back and forth between Montjuic Castle and the sand of Barceloneta on a set of four stops that give, among other things, access to the Port Vell, at the Ramblas, the beachfront or the Joan Miro Foundation. The cable car can be reached by the Barcelona metro via line 4 by getting off at Barceloneta station, the line 3 by getting off at the Drassanes metro stop, or lines 2 and 3 from the Paral-lel metro station where the funicular leads to the foot of the cable car halfway up Montjuic hill.

    Barcelona airport

    Barcelona airport

    How to get from Barcelona airport to the city centre

    Among the different public transportation options available upon arrival at Barcelona el Prat airport,, whatever your terminal (Terminal 1 or Terminal 2), the Aeroport T1 and Aeroport T2 stations on metro line 9 provide easy access to Barcelona from the airport. With Barcelona's metro line 9 you are only a few minutes away from the main tourist attractions of the Catalan capital such as the Plaça Catalunya, the Gothic Quarter or the Ramblas by taking the connection with line 1 (red line) at Torrassa station ; or the old port, the Gracia district or the Guell park via the Zona Universitariala station on line 3 (green).
    The Barcelona metro ticket price to get to Barcelona from airport T1 and T2 is 5.15 €. (2021 metro fares).

    Barcelona Sants trains station

    Barcelona Trains

    Between trains and the Barcelona metro

    Your train has just arrived on one of the platforms at Sants station ; You are in the middle of Barcelona. To start your visit to Barcelona by metro from Sants station, you can choose between line 3, which takes you to many sites to visit such as the Port Vell, the Ramblas, the Gothic Quarter or the Guell Park, and line 5, which takes you directly to the foot of the Sagrada Familia and the Camp Nou among others.
    If you arrive in Barcelona from the Estación de Francia, the nearest metro station is Barceloneta on line 4 (yellow line) ; From this station you can go to the Barceloneta district and the old port of the city (Port Vell).

    Barcelona cruise port

    Barcelona cruise port

    Reaching the metro from your stopover in the port of Barcelona

    You're welcome in the cruise port of Barcelona, and whatever your call in the capital of Catalonia takes, find out how make the most of your visit of Barcelona locating in first your access point to the city as well as the monuments of Barcelona, and their metro station, the nearest of your anchor point at port of Barcelona.

    Barcelona itinerary

    Barcelona tourist itinerary by metro

    The number of tourist sites and monuments to visit in Barcelona cannot be counted on the fingers of one hand ; it is thus complicated to make the tour of all the inescapable places of Barcelona with a rather restricted timing. Anyway, with the right information that will help you move from one visit to another, start planning your itinerary according to the time you will spend in the Catalan capital.

    Barcelona gothic district photo

    Barcelona 1 day trip

    The visit of the most beautiful sites and monuments of Barcelona in 1 day is complicated unless you dedicate about 15 minutes per stage ; discover our suggestion to go through the essential of Barcelona in a limited time.

      Barcelona one day trip

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    Barcelona itinerary 2 days

    48 hours in Barcelona, either the time of a weekend, Allow you to discover a large number of parks or monuments according to your itinerary ; Follow our Barcelona itinerary from one metro station to the next to see the city's must-see sites.

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    Tour of Barcelona in 3 days

    Monuments, museums and tourist sites, in three days in Barcelona you will have time to enjoy your stay more and discover more quietly each of your visits among some ideas of itineraries from one station to another of the Barcelona metro.

      Visite of Barcelona in 3 days


    The most complete package to visit the best of Barcelona

    This pass includes unlimited access to Barcelona's public transport, access to the Sagrada Familia, the Park Guell, the Picasso Museum, the Olympic Museum, the Fundació Joan Miró, and many other museums. In addition to all its advantages, this package also includes numerous discounts on emblematic attractions such as the Casa Batllo, the Casa Milà, or the Casa Vicens.

    Barcelona, what to do ?

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    Barcelona Tourist Bus

    On its various routes, the tourist bus and its audio guide in ten languages is an excellent way to discover Barcelona.

    FC Barcelona stadium

    FC Barcelona Stadium

    With more than 99,000 seats, the Camp Nou stadium is one of the largest in Europe. Come and discover the Barça atmosphere.

    aquarium of Barcelona

    Barcelona Aquarium

    The hundreds of species that share the Barcelona aquarium will lead you into the depths of a world as magical as it is mysterious.

    Passeig de Gracia Barcelone

    Passeig de Gracia

    Bordered by luxury shops, restaurants, monuments and exceptional architecture, the Passeig de Gracia connects Plaça Catalunya and the Gracia district.

    Beaches of Barcelona

    Barcelona beaches

    Bogatell, Barceloneta, Nova Icària, or Sant Sebastià, kilometres of sand where restaurants, bars, and entertainment lead the atmosphere day and night.

    Ramblas of Barcelona

    Ramblas of Barcelona

    A meeting point between Plaça Catalunya and Port Vell, where artists, painters, restaurants and musicians share the 2 km of the city's busiest pedestrian avenues.

    Barcelona Montjuic hill

    Barcelona Montjuic Hill

    Montjuic Hill, where the remains of the Olympic Games, parks and museums offer exceptional views of the city, is one of the most visited tourist sites in Barcelona.

    vieux port de Barcelone

    barcelona's old harbour

    Bordered by a very pleasant promenade, the Port Vell (Barcelona's old harbour) is located at one end of the Ramblas, stretching from the Plaza Colon to the Barceloneta district.

    fetes de Gracia Barcelone

    Gracia district festival

    Every summer, during the Gracia festivities, some of the streets of the neighbourhood are disguised to give way to the creative imagination of the inhabitants.

    Gothic district of Barcelona

    Barcelona's Gothic Quarter

    A maze of narrow streets located between the Raval and Born districts, where museums, churches and Roman vestiges trace the history of Barcelona's oldest district, which stretches from the old port to Plaça Catalunya.

    Plaça Catalunya in Barcelona

    Barcelona Plaça Catalunya

    The Plaça Catalunya is the most famous and busiest square in Barcelona, intersecting with some of the most beautiful and popular avenues of the city, such as the Ramblas and the Rambla Catalunya.

    Barcelona Santa Eulalia Cathedral

    Barcelona Cathedral

    Declared as historical monument since 1929, the cathedral basilica of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia, in Gothic style, is permanently inhabited by 13 geese that protect the cloister.

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    4 April 2023 - Vall d'Hebron Sant Genis metro station
    Vall d'Hebron metro stop becomes Vall d'Hebron Sant Genis
    As mentioned by the ATM (Autoritat del Transport Metropolità) in 2022, in order to provide more information about physical spaces and to make the names of some tram, train and metro stations in Barcelona more understandable in relation to their location, some station names would be revised.
    As a result, from 1 April 2023, the Vall d'Hebron metro station, which is served by the L3 and L5 metro lines, will become Vall d'Hebron - Sant Genis.
    14 February 2023 - Access from Plaza de les Glories Catalanes closed
    temporary closure of the access to the Glories stop on line 1
    The progress of the works in the Plaça de les Glories park requires the temporary closure of the access to the Glories metro station from the square.
    As a result, from 13 February, and for an estimated period of 8 months, the Glories stop on line 1 of the Barcelona metro will be inaccessible until October from the plaza de les Glòries Catalanes.
    8 February 2023 - end of the mask in the metro
    Mandatory masks are no longer required in Barcelona metro
    After months of compulsory wearing of the anti-covid mask in the Barcelona metro, as well as in all public transport in the city, this is no longer the case from today; trains, taxis or metro, transport users can once again travel unmasked.
    12 January 2023 - Electric scooters in the metro
    Temporary ban on electric scooters in the metro
    After one of these vehicles caught fire in a Ferrocarrils (FGC trains) carriage last November, it was decided that each operator of Barcelona's different public transport networks (metro, trains, buses) would prohibit users of personal mobility vehicles (PMVs) from boarding, at the risk of receiving a €200 penalty for non-compliance.
    A proposal to regulate the access of these facilities to public transport will be developed by the ATM (Autoritat del Transport Metropolità).
    28 december 2022 - Package delivery in the metro
    Get your order delivered in the metro of Barcelona
    In order to improve the environmental impact of delivering packages at home, the TMB (Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona) and the InPost group (Europe's leading home delivery company) are implementing a package delivery system at various stations on the Barcelona metro.
    In the immediate future, Fondo (Lines 1 and 9), Arc de Triomf (Line L1), Santa Coloma (Line 1), Clot (Lines L1 and L2), Maria Cristina (Line L3), Bogatell (Line L4), Horta (Line L5) and Sants Estació (Lines L3 and L5) stations will be equipped with lockers to facilitate e-commerce deliveries.
    28 december 2022 - New Barcelona metro ticket prices
    Barcelona metro 2023 ticket prices
    From September to December 2022, the government had introduced a number of subsidies aimed at reducing the price of Barcelona's transport tickets in order to make it easier to travel by public transport in Barcelona.
    As these subsidies are extended for the year 2023, tickets benefiting from this reduction (such as the monthly pass) will remain at the same price as the previous year.
    As a result, from 1 January 2023, the prices of the Barcelona metro will be the same for the T-Usual card (metro card valid for 30 days), which will remain at 20 euros; the single ticket for 10 journeys (T-Casual) will not change and will remain at 7.95 euros; and the price of the T-Jove card (90 consecutive days for those under 25 years old) will remain at 40 euros.
    11 July 2022 - Line 3 under renovation
    Liceu and Drassannes metro stations under construction
    For renovations, metro line 3 traffic at Liceu and Drassanes stations will be disrupted.
    - In the first time, between 11 and 19 July, the metro will not stop at the Liceu station in the direction of Zona Universitària ; at the same Liceu station, the metro will not stop in the direction of Trinitat Nova between 20 July and 31 July.
    The V13 and 59 buses are an alternative way to travel between Catalunya, Liceu and Drassanes.
    - In a second time, from 1 to 17 August, the line 3 will operate from Zona Universitària to Paral-lel and from Liceu to Trinitat Nova, but the traffic between Paral-lel and Liceu metro stations will be interrupted ;
    Bus lines D20, H14, V13 and 59 can be used as an alternative to reach the Paral-lel and Liceu metro stations.
    27 June 2022 - Barcelona metro fares reduced
    50% discount on Barcelona metro prices
    In response to the crisis, the government has adopted a project to reduce fares on the Barcelona metro and on all public transport in the city. As a result, from 1 September 2022 until 31 December 2022, the price of the T-Usual, T-Casual, T-Jove, or Senzill card will be reduced by 50%.
    - The T-Usual, the monthly card and the most used ticket in Barcelona's public transport system, will be reduced from 40 to 20 euros ;
    - The T-Casual, the single 10-trip metro card, will be reduced from 11.35 to 5.70 euros;
    - The T-Jove transport card will be reduced from 80 to 40 euros ;
    - The Senzill ticket, valid for a single use, will be reduced from €2.40 to €1.20.
    Partial closing of the line L5
    Summer 2022, partial closure of the line 5 for infrastructure upgrades.
    In order to improve the infrastructure of Barcelona's metro line 5, the traffic of the blue line (L5) will be disrupted from 1 July to 31 August.
    - At Sagrera station, the service remains normal for lines L1, L9 and L10 ; while the line will only operate in the direction of Cornella centre.
    - The Congres, Maragall, Virei Amat and Vilapicina metro stops will be out of service.
    - The Horta metro station will operate towards Vall d'Hebron from 1 to 31 July ; from 1 to 31 August, this one will be out of service ;
    - From 1 to 31 August, El Carmel stop will be active only in the direction of Vall d'Hebron.
    Barcelona metro line 2 extension project
    Connection of the line 2 with Barcelona metro lines L3, L9 and L10
    A project under study which consists of widening the Barcelona metro line 2 to connect the Sant Antoni and Parc Logístic stations via a 6.3 km tunnel which would cross Montjuic in a section of 6 new stations.
    The new segment of the line 2 will allow, among other things, access to the Montjuic fountains via the Montjuic station, or the Olympic ring accessible via the La Foixarda station.
    This extension will facilitate access to the centre of Barcelona from the airport del Prat thanks to the connection with the line 2 which, among other things, serves the Sagrada Familia, the Passeig de Gracia, and takes us to the Plaça Catalunya and the Ramblas via the Universitat metro stop.
    May 25th 2022 - A new Barcelona metro card switches to magnetic format
    The T-Casual in digital format
    A new barcelona metro card is getting a makeover to join the digital format of T-Mobilitat. It is now possible to load the 10-trip T-casual card (formerly called T-10) at any TMB ticket dispenser, which joins the T-Usual card (valid for all your journeys for 30 days on the integrated operators' transport), the T-Jove card and the T-Familiar card (8-trip card for travelling with several people at the same time with a single ticket) Translated with (free version)

    According to estimates, by 2024, the plastic T-Mobilitat card, which will replace the paper transport card, will be available throughout Catalonia.
    May 15th 2022 - Where is my metro in Barcelona
    Setting up a system to locate your metro
    In order to inform passengers about the waiting time for the next metro train to arrive on the platform, some Barcelona metro stations are equipped with display panels that indicate at which stations the next metro trains on the line are located.
    May 10th 2022 - Some metro stations change their name
    Metro, tram and train stations change names
    In order to avoid confusion and to provide more information on the same physical spaces that may or may not be served by different operators, The ATM (Autoritat del Transport Metropolità) has decided to change the names of 21 train, metro and tram stations.
    It has been decided, and this before the end of 2022, that stations which allow a connection between two operators, or not, will have to bear the same name ; and therefore two unconnected stations (separated from each other) cannot have the same name.
    As a result, four metro stations and one tram stop will change their names :

    - The old metro station Fabra i Puig and the train station (Rodalies) Sant Andreu Arenal become Fabra i Puig ;
    - The former metro station Sant Andreu and the train station (Rodalies) Sant Andreu Comptal will be named Sant Andreu ;
    - The former Clot metro stop and the Clot Arago stop of the Rodalies train are renamed El Clot ;
    - The former metro stop Torre Baro Vallbona and the train stop named Torre Baro become Torre Baro Vallbona ;
    - Bellvitge metro station changes its name to Bellvitge Rambla Marina ;
    - Barcelona's port metro station, Drassanes, becomes La Rambla - Drassanes ;
    - Vall d'Hebron station changes to Vall d'Hebron - Sant Genis ;
    - The Congress metro station has been renamed Congress - Indians;
    - The LlucMajor metro changes its name to Llucmajor - Repùblica ;
    - and Wellington tram station on line 4 becomes Wellington/UPF.
    Travaux pour rénovation de la ligne 5
    Out of service stops on the blue line
    Due to infrastructure improvements on line 5, from 9 to 18 April, traffic on the blue line will be disrupted :
    - Sant Pau Dos de Maig, Camp de l'Arpa, Congres, and Virrei Amat stations will be closed ;
    - The Diagonal stop will only operate in the direction of Cornella Centre ;
    - Verdaguer and Maragall stops will be accessible via line 4 ;
    - The Sagrada Familia metro station will be available via line 2;
    - La Sagrera can be reached by metro lines L1, L9 and L10;
    - and the Vilapicina station will only operate towards Vall d'Hebron.
    Three new stations on line 10
    Extension of line 10 to the port of Barcelona
    From 7 November 2021, the Barcelona metro will introduce 3 new stations to extend the L10 line to simplify access to the port area and the Zona Franca industrial zone. In continuation of the Zona Franca station, the new stations :
  • Port Comercial / La Factoria
  • Ecoparc
  • ZAL/Riu Vell
  • Will provide easy access to the port of Barcelona for over one million passengers annually.
    The Barcelona metro timetable
    Return to normality
    After a step-by-step return to the pre-pandemic Barcelona metro timetable : from 5 a.m. to midnight from Monday to Thursday, from 5 a.m. to 2 a.m. on Fridays and the eve of public holidays, it is the metro schedules, without interruption from Saturday to Sunday, to return to their usual time slot.
    Since the weekend of 10-11 August, Barcelona metro traffic is continuous on Saturday to Sunday nights.
    Ticket T-Mobilitat
    Barcelona's metro ticket will soon be digital
    For a better operating system and simplified access to public transport, Barcelona's metro ticket goes digital. Smart cards, cell phones or connected watches, in various forms of digital media, the entry in the public transport of the Catalan capital will be done in contactless, in combination with the use of the various current metro tickets, the time to set up the transition. Subway of the city, Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC), Rodalies de Renfe (trains), streetcar and bus system adapt the equipment of each station, points of attention and transportation in order to implement the contactless ticket, with all the advantages of the integrated system in force among the 800 public transport lines in Barcelona, in the near future.
    Barcelona Ernest Lluc metro station
    The last station of line 5
    On Sunday 25 July 2021, the new Ernest Lluch metro station on line 5 was opened. This new station on the blue line of the Barcelona metro, which connects the cities of Barcelona and Hospitalet de Llobregat, will facilitate access to the T1, T2 and T3 tram lines.
    The Ernest Lluch metro station is only a short distance from the Camp Nou (FC Barcelona stadium), and also provides easy access to the Sagrada Familia, Sants station and the Passeig de Gracia at Diagonal station, by following the line 5 towards Vall d'Hebron.
    Extension of the line 4
    New stations on the yellow line
    From one of its terminals to La Sagrera station, the new metro stations of the yellow line will link the La Pau stop to La Sagrera station in connection with lines 1, 5 and 9. The two new metro stations, Santander, estación de La Sagrera Alta Velocitat, will provide easy access to the northern part of Barcelona, as well as to the high-speed train station and the metro line to Barcelona airport.
    Extension of line 8 of the Barcelona metro
    From Plaça Espanya to Gracia neighbourhood
    A project to extend metro line 8, which currently connects the towns of Sant Boi, Cornella de Llobregat and L'Hospitalet de Llobret, to the city of Barcelona consists initially of linking the Montjuic district at Plaça Epanya (the current end of line 8) to the Gracia district.
    With the additional 3.5 kilometres of track connecting Plaça Espanya and Gracia station (plaza Gal∙la Placídia), the line 8 will provide access to line 5 via the Entença stop as well as to the T1 T2 and T3 tram lines at Francesc Macià station.
    Third section of the line 9
    From Barcelona airport to the city centre
    12 stations, from Zona Universitària to Sagrera, will form the 3rd section which will connect the Barcelona metro lines 9 North and 9 South.
    The Zona Universitària, Campus Nord, Manuel Girona, Prat de la Riba, Sarrià, Mandri, El Putxet, Lesseps, Travessera de Dalt, Sanllehy, Guinardó-Hospital de Sant Pau and Plaça de Maragall metro stations in this extension will make it easier to connect line 9 with lines L3, L4 and the tram.
    With this new section of line 9, it will be possible to go directly from the airport to the Parc Guell (Lesseps metro station), the Parc del Guinardo or the Sarrià district, among others.

    Barcelona airport metro fare

    transport between barcelona airport and the city centre

    Train, bus, taxi, shuttle or metro, there are many options for getting around between Barcelona airport and Barcelona city centre.

    - The train leaves from Sants station, where you can connect with lines 3 and 5 ; The line 3 takes you to the most touristic areas of Barcelona such as the Ramblas, Parc Guell, Plaça Catalunya or the Gothic Quarter, while the line 5 takes you to the most important monuments such as the Sagrada Familia or the Camp Nou.
    - The taxis, always available at each exit of the T1 and T2 terminals of the airport, will take you to the four corners of Barcelona.
    - The Aerobus, a shuttle bus that runs back and forth between Barcelona airport and Plaça Catalunya with a few stops at Plaça Espanya or Plaça Universitat.
    - The metro which runs on line 9 will connect you to lines L1, L3, L5, L8 and L10, thanks to which you will be able to access a multitude of monuments, squares, parks and tourist sites in Barcelona. To access Barcelona airport's Terminal 1 or Terminal 2 by metro, it is necessary to pay the fare that gives access. The metro price for Barcelona airport is 5,15 Euros (2021), this rate is already included in the Hola bcn, T-Dia, T-Usual, T-Grup, T-Jove, T-16, Targeta Rosa or T-4 cards.

    How to travel in Barcelona by metro

    Routes from the ramblas by metro
    Getting around from the Ramblas in Barcelona
    The Ramblas are very well served by the L1, L3, L6, L7 lines of the Barcelona metro, as well as the train and many buses day and night.
    From the Ramblas, without having to take any form of transport, you can easily get to the port which forms one end of the Ramblas, the Gothic Quarter which runs along the Ramblas from top to bottom, Plaça Catalunya which forms the other end, numerous museums such as the Marine Museum and the Wax Museum, as well as monuments such as the Palau Guell and the Colon Tower.
    To enlarge your visit, take the green line (L3), which takes you to Parc Guell by getting off at Lesseps station, to Casa Batllo by getting off at Passeig de Gracia station, to Casa Mila by getting off at Diagonal station, or Espanya to admire the old bullring converted into a shopping centre and the Olympic installations at Montjuic.
    If you wish to continue your discovery of the city via the L1 line, still from the Ramblas, follow it to Arc de Triomf, which will leave you just a few steps away from the beautiful Ciutadella park.
    But if you want to visit the Sagrada Familia from one of the metro stops on the Ramblas, you have to take the L3 line to Passeig de Gracia or Paral-lel and change to the L2 line to the stop at the foot of the Sagrada Familia.
    From sants train station
    Visit Barcelona from Sants station
    Sants station, which takes its name from the district in which it is located, is served by the L3 and L5 metro lines.
    Thanks to the green (L3) and blue (L5) lines of the Barcelona metro, many of the city's sights and tourist attractions can be reached without a connection.
    - To get to Parc Guell from Sants Estacio metro station, you just have to take the line 3 to Lesseps station ;
    - To get from Sants Estacio metro stop to Plaça Catalunya, take the line 3 to the Catalunya station ;
    - To get to the port of Barcelona from Sants train station, take the green line (L3) and get off at the Drassanes stop ;
    - If you want to get to Montjuic, you have several options via line 3 ; Exiting at the Espanya metro station, you arrive at the plaza of the same name which drops you off at the foot of the hill just a few steps from the Olympic games complex ; Exiting at the Paral-lel stop, continue your ascent of Montjuic with the funicular to reach the top where you can enjoy exceptional views of Barcelona and go higher with the cable car to reach the Montjuic Castle
    - To cross the Gothic Quarter, from Sants station, the L3 line gives you several options among the Catalunya station (upper part of the quarter, at the foot of Plaça Catalunya), the Liceu station (located in the heart of the Ramblas), and the Drassanes station (lower part of the Gothic Quarter, at the foot of the port of Barcelona) ;
    - To get to the Gracia district, depending on where you are going, you can choose between the Diagonal, Fontana, or Lesseps metro stations ;
    - If you plan to visit the FC Barcelona stadium, and you arrive by train via Sants station, take either the line 3 and follow it to Palau Reial station, then continue on foot you are not far away ; or the line L5 from Sants station to Collblanc stop ;
    - If your destination is the Rambla (Las Ramblas), you have the same choice as for the Gothic Quarter among the Catalunya, Liceu and Drassanes stations ;
    - The access to the Casa Batllo or the Casa Milà, which are part of Antoni Gaudi's architectural masterpieces and Barcelona's must-see monuments, is via the Diagonal station for the Casa Mila, which leaves you on the upper part of Passeig de Gracia, and the Passeig de Gracia station to get to the foot of the Casa Batllo.
    Estacio de Francia metro stop
    Which metro to go to Estacio de Francia train station
    The "Estacio de Francia", one of the main medium and long-distance train stations, is located at the foot of the Barceloneta district and can be reached via the Barceloneta metro station on the L4 line (yellow line).
    From Parc Guell to Sagrada Familia
    How to get from Parc Guell to Sagrada Familia by metro
    The "Lesseps" metro station, which allows you to access Parc Guell, is on the line 3 (green line) of the Barcelona metro. To make the journey from Parc Guell to Sagrada Familia, stop at the Lesseps station and take the line 3 in the direction of Zona Universitaria to Diagonal and then take the line 5 in the direction of Vall d'Hebron to the stop with the same name as the monument you wish to visit.
    The Sagrada Familia can also be reached from Parc Guell by taking line 3 to Passeig de Gracia and then taking the line 2 to Sagrada Familia.
    Barcelona mobile world congress metro
    How to get to Barcelona mobile world congress
    The Barcelona mobile world congress 2022, which will take place on dates from Monday 28 February to Thursday 3 March, will be held at the Fira Gran Via in Hospitalet de Llobregat. To get there, you can choose between lines 8 (Europa Fira metro stop) and line 9 (Europa Fira or Fira metro stops) of Barcelona metro network.
    - If you are coming from the airport, whatever your T1 or T2 terminal, take line 9 and follow it to the Fira metro stop.
    - If you arrive by train from Sants station, take the line 5 (blue line) towards Cornella Centre to Collblanc station and then take the line 9 towards the airport to get off at Europa Fira or Fira stations to attend the MWC Barcelona 2022 event.
    Barcelona mobile world congress to city centre
    From Barcelona mobile world congress to city centre
    If, after the mobile world congress, you would like to go to the heart of Barcelona to discover its touristic attractions and enjoy the atmosphere, take the Barcelona metro line 8 from the Europa Fira stop to Plaça Espanya station and change to line 1 (red) to Catalunya and find yourself at the foot of the city's most famous square, which gives access to the Ramblas, the Gothic Quarter and its magnificent Cathedral, or the Passeig de Gracia, just a few steps from the Casa Batllo. You can also change with the line 3 (green) still at Espanya station, and follow it towards Trinitat Nova to Drassanes to get off at the Port Vell where stands the Christopher Columbus monument, to the Fontana stop to discover the Gracia district, or the Lesseps station to visit the Guell park.
    Barcelona cruise port to airport
    Get to airport from Barcelona cruise port by metro
    to get to the airport of Barcelona from cruises port, by metro, start by taking the shuttle bus that runs back and forth between the port's docks and the beginning of the Ramblas, where you'll find the closest metro station to the cruise port. The Drassanes line 3 metro stop. Follow this line to Zona Universitaria and change to line 9 which leads to the T1 and T2 terminals.
    Barcelona Diagonal Avenue metro
    Access to Barcelona Diagonal Avenue which metro
    Barcelona's Avenida Diagonal is very long, stretching from the Forum to the Zona Universitaria, and as a result has many access points via the Barcelona Metro.
    With the line 4 you can get to the Forum, which marks the beginning of the avenue ; with the line 1 you can get to the avenue at the plaza de Les Glories ; the line 5 takes you to the Verdaguer station near the Passeig Sant Joan and the Diagonal stop which takes you to the foot of the Passeig de Gracia. The line 3 also takes you to several access points such as the university area, the Palau Real and the Gracia district.
    Gaudi monuments Barcelona metro
    How to get to Barcelona Gaudi monuments by metro
    To visit many of the parks and monuments designed by Antoni Gaudi, take the Barcelona metro line 3 which takes you to the foot of many of the Barcelona's must-see attractions, such as Parc Guell at the Lesseps stop, Casa Mila (Pedrera) at the Diagonal metro station, the impressive Casa Batllo at the Passeig de Gracia station, or Guell Palace at the Drassanes stop. To visit the Sagrada Familia, change lines and take the L2 or L5 to get off at the Sagrada Familia metro station ; to get to the Crypt of the Colonie Güell, go to Plaça Espanya and continue with line 8 to Moli Nou Ciutat Cooperativa.
    Barcelona's Gothic Quarter which metro
    Get to Barcelona's Gothic Quarter by metro
    There are plenty of options for visiting the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona by metro :
  • Take line 1 and get off at the Urquinaona station, which is a few steps from Plaça Catalunya, or Catalunya station that leaves you at the foot of the most famous square in Barcelona.
  • With the line 3, The 3 metro stops Catalunya, Liceu and Drassanes, which run along the Ramblas from Plaza Catalunya to the port, give access to different points of the Gothic Quarter.
  • With the line 4, get off at the Jaume 1 subway station, which plunges you into the heart of the Gothic Quarter, a short distance from the magnificent Santa Eulalie Cathedral, Santa Maria del Mar and the Picasso Museum.
  • Sagrada Familia from the port
    How to get from the port to the Sagrada Familia metro station
    To get to the Sagrada Familia from the port, take the line 3 (Barcelona metro green line) and follow it to the Paral-lel station, going towards Zona Universitaria. Then look for the line 2 and go in the direction of Badalona Pomeu Fabra until the Sagrada Familia metro station.
    From airport to Barcelone center
    How to get from Barcelona airport to the city center
    To get to the center of Barcelona from El Prat airport, take line 9 South, which passes through terminals T1 and T2, and then connect with line 1, for example at Torrassa station.
    With the red line (1) you can go to Plaça Catalunya and many other tourist sites in the city center such as the Gothic Quarter or Passeig de Gracia. To go from Barcelona to the airport, go the other way around and get to terminals 1 or 2 of Barcelona airport, you will need to take line 9 South which connects with lines 8 (Europa Fira), 1 (Torrassa), 5 (Collblanc) and 3 (Zona Universitaria).
    Sants station from the airport
    How to get to Sants station from airport
    To get to Sants station from Barcelona airport, take line 9; Barcelona's main Sants station can be reached by taking line 5 and changing at Collblanc station in the direction of Vall d'Hebron, or by taking line 3 and changing at Zona Universitaria to Trinitat Nova.
    Barcelona cruise port metro stop
    Nearest metro station to the Barcelona cruise port
    When your ship calls at the port of Barcelona you are not far from the city center. Geographically, you are located between Monjuic and Las Ramblas. A bus shuttles you from the docks to the beginning of the Ramblas where you can get to the Drassanes metro station on line 3, which will take you to many of Barcelona's tourist attractions such as Plaça Catalunya, Park Guell, Montjuic or the FC Barcelona stadium.
    Barcelona Montjuic hill metro
    Montjuic Barcelona how to get there by metro
    The hill of Montjuic is accessible by several access points: metro, funicular or cable car :
    - To get to Montjuic by metro in Barcelona, take the L1, L3 or L8 lines to Plaça Espanya; your visit begins at the foot of the MNAC ;
    - To get to Montjuic by funicular, go to the Paral-lel metro station with lines 2 or 3 ; your visit to Montjuic will begin in the center of the hill ;
    - To get to Montjuic by cable car, go to the Drassanes metro stop, where the cable car will take you to the same level as the funicular, or to the top of Montjuic at the foot of Barcelona Castle.
    Barcelona beaches metro stations
    How to go to Barcelona beach with metro
    This is the line 4 of the Barcelona metro that will take you to different points of the beach of Barcelona :
    - To get to Barceloneta beach, get out at Barceloneta metro station ;
    - To go to the beaches of Bogatell or Nova Icaria, get out at the Ciutadella Vila Olimpica station ;
    - To get to the Forum beaches, go to the El Maresme / Forum metro station ;
    - Barcelona's beaches can also be reached through other Barcelona metro stations, such as Llacuna or Bogatell, but you will have to walk.
    Barcelona Camp Nou metro stops
    How to get to Camp Nou stadium by metro
    To reach the Camp Nou stadium with the Barcelona subway, you can take lines 5 or 9 and get off at Collblanc station. If you are on the Diagonal side, get off at Maria Cristina station on line 3 and take Avenida Joan XXIII which leads to the Barça stadium.
    Barcelona Ramblas from Sagrada Familia
    How to get to the Rambla by metro from Sagrada Familia
    To get to the Rambla of Barcelona (Ramblas), by metro, take the L5 line from Sagrada Familia to Diagonal, then the L3 line towards Zona Universitaria to the stop of your choice :
    - Catalunya: Start of the Ramblas at the foot of the famous Plaça Catalunya ;
    - Liceu: metro station that leads to the Liceu theater, located in the heart of the Ramblas ;
    - Drassanes: metro station, located at the end of the Ramblas, on the Port Vell side.
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