How to get from Barcelona Airport to Sitges
When travelling from Barcelona airport to Sitges you have three transfer options, bus, train or taxi. The quickest but most expensive option is to take a Barcelona airport taxi. The journey isn't charged at a flat rate, but will cost approximately 68€ and will take 25 minutes. The cheapest option is taking the train as tickets only cost 4.10€. However, there is no direct train line, so the journey will take around 70 minutes. The final transfer option is the direct Monbus. Tickets cost 7€ and the journey only takes 45 minutes. Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Barcelona at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.
Comparison of the options
| OPTION|| PRICE|| DURATION|| AVAILABILITY|
| Taxi|| €68|| 25min|| 24/7|
| Welcome Pickups || €72|| 25min|| 24/7|
| Train|| €8.2|| 55min|| 06:00–23:30|
| Bus|| €14|| 45min|| 06:00–23:50|
| Welcome|| Taxi|| Train|| Bus|
| Price for 4 passengers|| Price for 4 passengers €72|| €68|| €4.1|| €7|
| Time|| Time 25min|| 25min|| 55min|| 45min|
| Availability|| Availability 24/7|| 24/7|| 06:00–23:30|| 06:00–23:50|
| Prebooked and prepaid|| Prebooked and prepaid || || || |
| Driver waits for free|| Driver waits for free 60min|| 10min|| || |
| Flight monitoring || Flight monitoring || || || |
| Useful local products || Useful local products || || || |
| Book || Details || Details || Details |
How to get from Barcelona airport to Sitges by taxi
The quickest way to travel from Barcelona airport to Sitges is by taxi. There is no flat rate for the taxis at Barcelona airport, instead, you will be charged by a taximeter depending on distance. Journey time may change depending on the level of traffic, but under usual circumstances, it will take around 25 minutes.
You can easily spot the taxis at Barcelona Airport as they are all bright yellow and black.
Taxi fare from Barcelona airport to Sitges
There is no flat fee for the taxi from Barcelona airport to city centre of Sitges. They are charged using a taximeter depending on distance, so your final fee will depend on the exact location of your destination in Sitges. However, the estimated fee will be around 68€.
Please be aware that at night (20:00 - 8:00) and during holidays the price of the fare may rise.
*It is always better to pre-book your Barcelona airport transfer in order get quality service and save time and money.
- Prepaid flat price - no hidden fees.
- Meet & Greet at the gate.
- Free cancellation.
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Taking a taxi from Barcelona airport to Sitges is by far the most convenient option. It's quick, and you can avoid any long queues and waits for public transport.
If you are in a rush, or simply want to get to your accommodation and crash after a long flight, then taking a taxi is by far the best option.
Taxis from Barcelona airport can only take 4 passengers.
Be sure that your driver resets the taximeter before you leave.
Some drivers may not speak English, so be sure to have your destination details written down.
How to get from Barcelona airport to Sitges by train
Unfortunately, there is no direct metro line from Barcelona airport to the city centre. You will need to take the C2 RENFE train from T2, and then transfer in El Prat de Llobregat to another train line that heads to Sitges. The total transfer time is 70 minutes, but the cost of the ticket is only 4.10€.
How much is the train from Barcelona airport to city centre?
Tickets cost 4.10€ and can be purchased either from the ticket machines in T2 at Barcelona airport or from the transport information desks.
Train (RENFE) at Barcelona airport
There is an average waiting time of 15 minutes.
The train runs from 6:00 - 23:30 each day.
Where do I get it from?
The train station is located in T2 of Barcelona airport. If you are arriving in T1, you will need to take the free shuttle bus service to T2.
As there is no direct train from Barcelona airport to Sitges, the journey can be rather strenuous and time-consuming. Also, transferring trains with baggage can be difficult.
Although taking the train from Barcelona airport to Sitges is the cheapest option, if you are carrying a lot of luggage, you may wish to pay the extra fee and take a different transport option.
You must purchase your tickets before you board the train.
Make a change to the “Vilanova G” or “St. Vincenç de Calders” train at the first stop.
There is no train service after 23:30.
How to get from Barcelona airport to Sitges by bus
There is a direct bus that runs from Barcelona airport to Sitges every hour called Monbus. Tickets cost 7€, and journey time is only 45 minutes, including a 20 minute average waiting time.
The buses run every hour during the week, every 2 hours on Saturday, and 4 times a day on Sundays and holidays.
How much is the bus from Barcelona airport to Sitges?
The Monbus costs 7€ one-way if you buy it from the driver on the day, or 4€ if you buy it online in advance. Children under the age of 4 travel for free.
Monbus at Barcelona airport
Buses run every hour during the week
The Monbus runs from 6:00 - 23:50
Where do I get it from?
If you land in Terminal 1 at Barcelona airport, then you can easily find the Monbus outside the arrivals exit, between terminals B and C. If you land in Terminal 2, you will need to take the free airport shuttle bus to Terminal 1.
Although the Monbus runs almost 24/7, you could have a very long wait for the next bus. Also, if you land in Terminal 2, you will have the added journey of the airport shuttle to Terminal 1 to add to your journey.
The Monbus is one of the most popular and reliable transfer options at Barcelona airport. However, if you are in a rush to get to your accommodation, you may need to look into a different mode of transport.
You can save 3€ if you purchase your tickets online in advance.
Children under 4 years of age travel for free.
The Monbus only leaves from T1, so you will need to take the free airport shuttle if you land in T2.
Keep an eye on your belongings at all times while on the bus.
Welcome Pickups transfer
Book a trained, English-speaking taxi driver to pick you up at the same price as a regular cab from the line
If you feel more relaxed knowing that somebody is waiting for you, you may as well book a Welcome Pickups transfer. As soon as you arrive at the airport you will be greeted by your driver. He will be waiting for you at the terminal of your arrival with a sign that has your name on it. Your driver will help you out with your luggage and together you will make your way to the vehicle. While he is driving you to your accommodation, the driver can give you some tips and recommendations on what to do during your holidays in Barcelona. Our drivers are hand-picked and speak fluent English. No need to worry about miscommunication issues that you may face with the local taxi drivers regarding your destination. Relax and enjoy your ride.
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