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Barcelona Airport Car Rental

Location Details
Address: Terminal 1 & 2 Llegadas
  08820 El Prat de Llobregat ES +34-902491616
Location: Airport
GDS - Code: BCN
Opening Hours
Mo. - Su.00:00 - 24:00
Bank Holiday00:00 - 24:00
 24 h return

Welcome to Sixt rent a car at Barcelona Airport! Start your trip off right with one of our affordable economy and luxury car rentals. No matter your budget or travel plans you can find the right rental vehicle to suit in our extensive fleet. Browse our selection and then book online or over the phone. You can select from our array of up-to-date compact cars and sedans, sports cars and convertibles, and SUVs. While making your reservation you can include useful add-ons like GPS, child seat, additional driver coverage and more. Please note as specific car models are subject to availability, reservations can only be guaranteed for the chosen car category.

Rent a car at Barcelona Airport (BCN)

Barcelona Airport, also known as Barcelona El Prat Airport, serves the Catalonia region of Spain and is the country's second largest airport. With our car rental at Barcelona Airport we offer a range of services to help you have the best travel experience. Here are some of the ways you can benefit when you rent a car with Sixt:

  • Pick up your rental car even faster with our Express Counter services.
  • Those with early or late flights can take advantage of our courtesy 24 hour vehicle returns.
  • Try and reserve the vehicle of your choice thirty minutes prior to pick up with on the Sixt app.

Where to find our Sixt car rental at Barcelona Airport

  • Terminal 1: Follow the Car Rental signs to our bright orange counter located in the Arrivals Hall. Our branch is open 24/7, even on bank holidays.
  • Terminal 2: Find us in the Section B Arrivals Hall. We are open from 7 am to midnight, out of hours use our services in Terminal 1. If arriving into Terminal 2 and wanting to make use of our Express Counter, provide us with your flight number and we will have your rental car ready for you on-site.

Driving distances from Barcelona Airport (BCN)

  • to city center via C-31: 10 miles, about 30 minutes

Winter break in Barcelona

A winter vacation in Barcelona is a great way to see the top attractions without the crowds. Besides mild weather and blue skies, wintertime in Barcelona also offers a full cultural calendar. Plus the winter months mean getting the chance to eat seasonal specialties like Churros which you get to dip in delicious hot chocolate. Here are some unique events in Barcelona during winter:

  • December brings the fun Christmas market at the Barcelona Cathedral
  • January means getting to enjoy the Three Kings parades
  • Those visiting in February can partake in the festival of Santa Eulàlia.

Hit the slopes near Barcelona for the 2018/2019 skiing season

A winter vacation to Barcelona with family or friends can also mean having a fun ski adventure. Close to Barcelona are some great ski slopes in the Pre-Pyrenees mountains, perfect for a day trip or a weekend getaway. Our 7-seater and 9-seater minivans and sporty SUVs will provide ample room for your passenger and gear and we offer deals on winter accessories like snow chains or a ski & snowboard rack. Drivers under 25 are also welcome to rent a car for a skiing holiday.

Skiing near Barcelona

  • Barcelona to La Molina via C-16: 96 miles, just over 2 hours
  • Barcelona to La Masella via C-16: 93.6 miles, about 2 hours

What to do with a rental car from Barcelona Airport

A city rich in tradition and culture, Barcelona attracts thousands of visitors every year drawn in by the city's many attractions. You can use your rent a car to visit fantastic museums, famous landmarks and spend time soaking up the sun on the beach. Check out the iconic locations associated with the artist Antoni Gaudi like the Sagrada Familia and the Parc Güell and stroll Las Ramblas. Driving up to the Castle of Montjuic and the Olympic Stadium are also recommended. With a vehicle at your disposal you can also take a day trips to destinations like the monastery in Montserrat or to nearby seaside towns.

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Location Details

Opening Hours

Mo. - Su.00:00 - 24:00
Bank Holiday00:00 - 24:00

Contacts / Lost & Found

SIXT # Barcelona Airport BCN Terminal 1 & 2 Llegadas 08820 El Prat de Llobregat 41.296961, 2.078390 +34-902491616

SIXT # Barcelona Airport BCN

Terminal 1 & 2 Llegadas
08820 El Prat de Llobregat
Phone +34-902491616

Location plan - how to find us

Rental information:

Please provide your flight number or Arrival Terminal (T1 or T2) when completing the reservation. If a valid flight number is not present, the vehicle will be at the Terminal 1.

Terminal 1:

The Sixt branch is located at the Arrivals Hall. 24-hour station. Please look for the Car Rental signs.

Terminal 2:

The Sixt branch is located at the Arrivals Hall of section B. Opening hours: 07:00 - 00:00. Out of hours, we are pleased to serve you at Terminal 1.

Return the car:

C31 - Aeroport. Follow signs for Terminal 1 or Terminal 2. Follow signs for Car Rental. Go to "Car Return" and park your car where it is indicated for Sixt.

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Outside open hours - pick-up & return

Out of hour return possible.

Terminal 1: From 00:00 h till 07:00 h you can return your key in our secure safe at our parking office in level 0. Terminal 2: Please return your key in our secure safe at our parking office.

Sixt Express Counter - the fast way to the rental car

The SIXT Online Check-in service is only available at Terminal 1. However, should you arrive in Terminal 2, please indicate your flight number and we will provide you with the rental vehicle on-site.

Categories and Services

  • Compact Cars & Sedans
  • Sports cars & convertibles
  • 4x4 / SUV
  • Select vehicle for pick-up using iPhone
  • 24 h return
  • Express counter

Your benefits with Sixt

  • Sixt Best Price Guarantee
  • New cars - on average 3 months old
  • Free cancellation and reservation changes when you pay on arrival
  • Miles & More - Earn miles
  • No hidden costs
  • Germany's largest and best car rental company
  • No credit card fees
  • Excellent 24/7 customer service