How can I get to Barcelona?

From the Airport ‘El Prat’ to Barcelona city :

  • By Airport transfer arranged by the school. Price: 75€/ way. (Please confirm this option!)
  • By Bus from the airport to Plaza Cataluña. Price: 4€/ way.
  • By Train from the airport to Sants Estacio. Price: 1.35€/ way.
  • By Taxi from the airport to your accommodation. Price: aprox. 30€/ way.

Where is the school located?

The school is located in a lively and vibrant street in the neighbourhood ‘Eixample’, just ten minutes walk from ‘Plaza Cataluña’ and ‘Las Ramblas’. ‘Eixample’ is famous for its many shops, restaurants and bars – where there are endless possibilities to have a good time and to meet people!

What is the climate in Barcelona?

Barcelona has a Mediterranean climate with mild, humid winters and warm, dry summers. On average, the rainy seasons are spring and autumn, and the dry ones are winter and summer. As for temperatures, December, January and February are the coldest months, averaging temperatures of over 10°C in the city. July and August are the hottest months, averaging temperatures of up to 38.6°C

How big is Barcelona?

Barcelona is the second largest city in Spain with a population of 1,615,908. in 2008

How far is the school from the beach?

The beach is about 20 minutes with public transport.