Cheap Flights from Paris to Barcelona
Flight information Paris to Barcelona
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Average flight time, total distance 536 miles
Known for its breathtaking art and architecture, Barcelona is a city like no other. When you're flying to the Spanish city from Paris, Skyscanner is here to make sure you have everything you need for a smooth trip. Find cheap flights, convenient hotels, and fabulous tips on the best things to do in Barcelona right at your fingertips.
The Airports in Paris and Barcelona
Three airports serve the Paris area and offer flights to Barcelona. Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) is the largest airport of the three and is located about 19 miles northeast of downtown Paris. CDG has three terminals, and multiple airlines offer nonstop flights to Barcelona, including British Airways, AirEuropa, and easyJet. Paris Orly Airport (ORY) is Paris' second largest airport international airport. Located just 11 miles south of the city, it is the closest and most easily accessible. ORY also offers a variety of direct flights to Barcelona from airlines like Vueling and Transavia. Beauvais-Tillé Airport (BVA) is an international airport used solely by discount airline Ryanair for its European flights, including those to Barcelona. Find nonstop flights from BVA every day of the week.
All flights from Paris will arrive at Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN). Located just seven miles southwest of downtown Barcelona, BCN is one of the top 40 busiest airports in the world. To get to the city, you could take a taxi, metro, bus, or train. The Aerobus is the fastest way to reach Barcelona with public transport. If you prefer to avoid public transportation, you could arrange for a private airport transfer or rent your own car for the duration of your stay.
What to Know Before Flying Out of Paris
Charles de Gaulle Airport offers remote check-in to save you time. If your airline allows, print your travel documents from home or use your mobile phone and head directly to the boarding area or baggage check. Once you are checked in, you must go through a security checkpoint. Be aware that random inspections can be carried out by the security agents at CDG, as well as those at ORY and BVA. Each airline requires different identity documents before boarding, so check with your airline before arriving at the airport to avoid delays. Arrive at least 90 minutes before your scheduled flight at any Paris airport.
What to Do at the Airport
While you wait to board your flight, take advantage of the unique services the airport has to offer. At Orly, enjoy the Salon Icare Lounge located in the South Terminal or any of the other comfortable lounge options. At CDG, you'll find an incredible selection of restaurants and shops to pass the time. You could also browse the high-quality Parisian art displayed throughout the airport. Beauvais Airport also offers a variety of shops and restaurants for your convenience before you board.
Comparing Paris and Barcelona
Both Paris and Barcelona are in the Central European Time Zone and use the euro as currency. Average temperatures in the two cities are comparable, although Barcelona is slightly warmer. The cost of living in Paris is much higher than Barcelona, so you won't need as much for transportation or dining out.
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