Parking At Barcelona Airport
Barcelona Airport has more than 25,000 parking spaces, most of which are located in Terminal One in which there are more than 13,000 parking places with the remaining 12,000 spaces being allocated to Terminal Two. The parking areas and terminals are connected via a walkway to the terminals. There is also a surface parking area with space for some 1600 vehicles.
For long term parking facilities, there is a long stay car park with over 1,000 spaces located approximately 2km from the airport, there is a shuttle service connecting the long stay car park with the terminals.
Upon entering the car park every driver is issued with a ticket which is payable prior to leaving, all areas have manned security patrolling, there is a 10kph speed limit throughout the parking areas and all vehicles parked incorrectly are removed by a tow-truck.
All car parks have facilities for jump starting your car if required.
T1: Short to Medium Stay Parking
There are two large car park buildings opposite the Terminal 1 building and connected to it by covered walkway, and a separate open air parking area. These car parks are ideal for stays of less than four days, pick ups and drop offs.
PB: Short to Medium Stay Parking
There is a large open air car park opposite and walking distance from Terminal 2 Zone B. This car park is ideal for stays of less than four days, pick ups and drop offs.
PC: Short to Medium Stay Parking
There is a smaller covered car park opposite and walking distance from Terminal 2 Zone C with covered walkway into the Terminal building. This car park is ideal for stays of less than four days, pick ups and drop offs.
Long Stay Parking
There is a long stay car park with approximately 1015 spaces two kilometres away from Terminal 1 which is accessed by regular shuttle bus (24 hour service). This is the most economical option for stays of one day or more.
Paying for your Ticket
All tickets must be paid for prior to vehicles being collected; there are pay stations throughout the terminals at the entrance to the walkways as well as in the different stories in the car parking areas.
(These are as a guideline prices and are subject to change)
Up to 30 minutes 70 cents
31 to 60 minutes 1.11 Euros
1 to 2 hours 1.81 Euros
Maximum Daily Rate up to 4 days 18.30 Euros
Maximum Daily Rate more than 4 days 14.65 Euros
There are a number of long stay car parks in Barcelona Airport with rates starting from 9.95 Euros per day as well as offering additional services such as valeting, service 24 hours per day 365 days per year, covered secure areas as well as 24 hours CCTV parking.
Users of the VIP Parking valet service can meet their driver at one of the seven meeting points in front of whichever terminal building they require at Barcelona Airport. Their car will then be parked securely in a covered car park until the owner’s return at which point they will be met, once again, by car and driver.
The VIP Parking valet service also offers boarding card collection service, car washing and valeting, oil change and refuelling service.
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