|WORLD AREA CODE||482|
|ZIP CODE||08820 El|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||BCN|
LAT / LON 41°17'49"N / 2°4'42"E
Station ID: LEBL
Observation Time: 22/05/2021 2:07 pm
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About Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport Code
Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport code is BCN. This airport derives its IATA code from the Barcelona city in Spain where it is currently based. Its elevation above sea level is 4 meters.
About Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN)
Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) is also known as El Prat Airport (BCN). It is named after Josep Tarradellas–the former president of the Generalitat of Catalonia.
Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) is one of the busiest airports in Europe. This facility handled over 52 million passengers in 2019 to become the 6th busiest airport in Europe. Level and Vueling operate from this facility.
Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) Runways
Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) is serviced by three runways:
07L/25R 3,743 m asphalt concrete
07R/25L 2,660 m asphalt concrete
02/20 2,528 m asphalt concrete
These runways handle 122,638 aircraft movements along with 114,263,104 tonnes of cargo.
Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) Terminals
Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) features two terminals:
Spread across an area of 548,000-meter square, Terminal 1 was designed by Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura. It hosts a 600,000-meter square air ramp, 45 gates, parking space, 60 jetways, and 258 check-in desks among other facilities.
This facility can handle operations of Airbus A380-800 and Boeing 747-8I.
Divided into three sections (2A, 2B, 2C), Terminal 2 is primarily used by low-cost airlines. Sections 2A and 2C have added ahead of the 1992 Olympic games held in the country.
Nearest Airports to Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN)
Reus Airport 95 km
Girona-Costa Brava Airport 105 km
Perpignan-Rivesaltes Airport 212 km
Palma de Mallorca Airport 277 km
Menorca Airport 277 km
Carcassonne Salvaza Airport 323 km
Major Passenger Airlines Operating from Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN)
Air Arabia Maroc
|02-20||8,333 ft||148 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
|07R-25L||8,727 ft||197 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
|07L-25R||11,654 ft||148 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
Frequently Asked Questions
When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
Can I use the Wi-Fi facility at the airport?Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
What facilities are available at the airport for me?The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
Which department should I get in touch with at the airport to report the loss of articles?You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
Do I need to carry something to claim the lost property?Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
Can I avail medical facilities at the airport?Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
Who should I contact if my baggage is missing at the destination airport?Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
Can I carry medicines to the airport?Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
Who should I contact if I found any unattended item at the airport?For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.