Top Travel Questions – Answered

Where do the cruise ships dock in Barcelona?

Barcelona’s cruise port comprises of 6 terminals located at the end of Barcelona’s famous Ramblas boulevard. Two of the cruise-ship piers are located next to the World Trade Centre on the Moll de Barcelona Wharf and can be easily reached by walking from La Rambla and the nearby Drassanes metro stop (metro line L3).

How far is Barcelona from cruise port?

The total distance from Barcelona Airport to Cruise Port is 16 km. The total trip with a car usually takes around 15 minutes.

How far is Barcelona port from city center?

5km / 3 miles

Barcelona cruise port is 5km / 3 miles from the city center of Barcelona and 2 km / 1 mile from the old medieval are of Barcelona.

How far is Las Ramblas from Barcelona cruise port?

about a 15 minute walk away

The nearest cruise terminal to La Rambla is about a 15 minute walk away.

Where does Carnival cruise dock in Barcelona?

US-based cruise company Carnival has opened its second cruise terminal at the Port of Barcelona in Spain. Situated at the port’s Adossat wharf, the Helix cruise centre facility along with Carnival’s existing terminal at the port represents an investment of more than €46m.

Where does Iona dock in Barcelona?

Larger ships dock at the Moll Adossat quay terminals (Terminals A, B, C and D). Terminal D is the farthest away of the four quays and is approximately four and a half km from La Rambla and the Columbus monument.

Is Barcelona allowing cruise ships to dock?

Spain will continue the ban on cruise lines from docking at its ports to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, according to a ministerial order published on Saturday. Specifically, the European country prohibits cruise ships from docking at ports in the Balearic Islands, the Canary Islands, Barcelona and Malaga by March 14.

Is Spain allowing cruise ships in 2021?

MADRID, May 29 (Reuters) – Spain will allow cruise ships to dock in its ports from June 7, the transport ministry said on Saturday, hoping to salvage the country’s battered tourism sector in time for the summer season.

Where does Seabourn dock in Barcelona?

World Trade Center Port & Terminal

This port has obviously the best location as it is within walking distance to La Rambla and it is a delight for travelers on cruise lines like Seabourn, Silversea, Regent, Azamara or the small ships of Oceania and Holland America.

Where do Viking ships dock in Barcelona?

Barcelona Cruise Port – Creuers Terminals, is composed of 5 Terminals. North and South Terminals are located in the World Trade Center, while the other three; Terminal A, Terminal B and Terminal C are located on the “Adossat” dock, crossing the “Porta d’Europa” bridge.

What ships are in Barcelona today?

Expected ships in Barcelona

ETA by AIS Vessel GT
Apr 16, 02:00 REGAL PRINCESS Passenger (Cruise) Ship 142714
Apr 16, 04:00 CONMAR FJORD Container Ship 6191
Apr 16, 05:00 MSC GRANDIOSA Passenger (Cruise) Ship 181541
Apr 16, 05:18 ECO BARCELONA Ro-Ro Cargo Ship 67311

Where do cruise ships dock in Spain?

Moll Adossat cruise dock

Most cruise ships dock at Moll Adossat cruise dock and from there you can walk in to the old part of Barcelona this will take approximately 20 minutes.

Is Barcelona a port city?

Barcelona Port has a 2000-year history, and it is one of the most important ports worldwide. Beautifully integrated into the Catalan capital, the port of Barcelona is an important destination not only for its ferry routes and cruise sailings, but also for its surrounding areas, amenities, and cultural significance.

Is Barcelona on the beach?

Barcelona Beaches

For sun worshippers, Barcelona is just what you’re looking for! It’s coastline stretches for 4.5km and offers the tourists a wide variety of excellent beaches. The most popular beaches among our visitors include Barceloneta, Mar Bella, Nova Icaria and Bogatell.

How far is the train station from the port in Barcelona?

about 4 km

A: The Barcelona Sants Rail station (Estació Sants) is about 4 km (1.86 miles) from the Barcelona cruise port. It would take about 10 minutes in a taxi and cost you about €20.00 for the taxi fare (which includes the taxi supplement from the cruise port).

Who owns Barcelona port?

It is also Spain’s third and Europe’s ninth largest container port, with a trade volume of 3.42 million TEUs in 2018.

Port of Barcelona
Owned by Ports of the State
Land area 10.653 square kilometres (1,065.3 ha)
Vessel arrivals 9,038 vessels (2018)

Does Barcelona have a harbor?

Port Vell (Catalan pronunciation: [ˈpɔɾd ˈbeʎ], literally in English ‘Old Harbor’) is a waterfront harbor in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, and part of the Port of Barcelona. It was built as part of an urban renewal program prior to the 1992 Barcelona Olympics.

How many ports are there in Barcelona?

The city of Barcelona has 4 access ports to the city, one of them for merchant ships and cruises and the other 3 for private use.