Barcelona airport (El Prat de Llobregat) is one Spain's busiest, transporting around 34.4 million passengers a year from two terminals. Just 14 km (8.7 miles) from the city centre, the cheap and convenient Aerobús takes you there in a speedy 35 minutes.
Both terminals at Barcelona Airport have light and spacious shopping areas. In Terminal T2 buy computer games at Crystal Media and luggage at Travel Mate. Make the most of duty-free liquor and tobacco, fragrance, skincare, cosmetics and sunglasses.
There are several wireless Internet access points distributed around the terminals. There is a coin-operated computer terminal in Terminal T2A offering internet access for those not travelling with their own computer.
East & Drink
Cafés and restaurants are conveniently located in both terminals. Most are beyond security control and there are several options next to each cluster of departure gates if you're in a hurry. In Terminal T2 try Fresh and Ready for quick sandwiches and Café di Fiore to relax with a cold Spanish beer at the bar.