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Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport Code BCN

Airport Codes

IATA CODE BCN
ICAO CODE LEBL
FAA CODE N/A
WORLD AREA CODE 482
COUNTRY CODE ESP
ZIP CODE 08820 El
IATA METROPOLITAN CODE BCN

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 41°17'49"N / 2°4'42"E

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Weather Observations

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: 

Terminal 1

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. 

Terminal 2

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)

Aegean Airlines 

Aer Lingus

Aeroflot

Aeromexico

Air Algerie 

Air Arabia Maroc

Air Canada

Air China

Air France

Air Transat

airBaltic

Alitalia 

American Airlines 

Arkia

Asiana Airlines 

Atlantic Airways

Austrian Airlines 

Avianca

Belavia

Blue Air

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
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

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