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
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.
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 that you get to dip in delicious hot chocolate. Here are some unique events in Barcelona during winter:
Winter break in Barcelona
- 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
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