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Barcelona is situated in the Catalonia region of Spain and attracts enormous numbers of visitors each year. Indeed, it is one of Europe's most popular city-break destinations. Many of these visitors land at Barcelona Airport, which is a little over six miles from the city centre. The airport is the second largest in Spain and is known by many as El Prat Airport.
More than 27 million passengers use Barcelona Airport's two terminals each year. Passengers flying with the budget airline Easyjet will become familiar with Terminal 2C, the airline's own dedicated terminal. The airport has easy access to the surrounding areas, and beyond, by road and rail.
Terminal 2 has its own RENFE railway station. From here, passengers can take a train to Barcelona's main railway stations, and connect to Barcelona's efficient underground train network. Alternatively, cheap car hire in Barcelona Airport is available for those who wish to use it.
The first floor of Terminal 1 houses all car hire in Barcelona Airport. It is offered by five suppliers; among the most well-known are Hertz and Avis. Local operators such as Solmar and Atesa should also be given consideration. Passengers arriving at Terminal 2 will have to take a connecting bus to Terminal 1, in order to find car rental in Barcelona Airport.
Barcelona has a large number of sights and attractions for visitors. Guests should allow at least two or three days in which to appreciate the best of the city. The Gothic Quarter contains the best of Barcelona's architecture, including the unfinished cathedral, the Sagrada Familia. Sports fans won't want to miss a tour of the Camp Nou, FC Barcelona's imposing football stadium.