Barcelona airport bus
One option for travelling to and from the centre of Barcelona to the airport is one of the Barcelona airport bus services.
The Aerobus is a shuttle service that runs at least every 15 minutes and up to every 7 minutes at rush hours. Tickets are available on the bus and cost €3.75 for a single and €6.45 for a return ticket, which you can pay by VISA and the buses are adapted for disabled people. See the routemap to the left - you can click it to enlarge.
Route to Barcelona airport
Plaça Catalunya, Passeig de Gràcia, Carrer Avinyò, Sants Station, Carrer de Tarragona, Plaça Espanya, then Gran Via to the airport.
Route from airport
Airport to Gran Via, Plaça Espanya, Gran Via, Pelai, Plaça Catalunya.
Daily: 05:30-00:15 from Plaça Catalunya
Daily: 06:00-01:00 from airport
The other bus service to the airport the L46. Designed primarily for airport workers the bus departs from Plaça Espanya with several stops along the way. The bus runs every 30 minutes and up to every 20 minutes at rush hours during weekdays, and between every 30 and 40 minutes at weekends. See the routemap on the left - again it is clickable to enlarge.
TimetableDaily: 05:00-23:20 from Plaça Espanya
Daily: 05:30-00:00 from airport
Links to other websites
Aerobus route map - downloadable PDF
Route of the 46 bus - downloadable PDF
routemap - a 3D presentation of the route to and from the airport