LOCATION

Carrer de València, 278
08007 Barcelona
Catalonia (Spain)

  HOW TO GET THERE 

BY TRAIN

The entrance to the train station is in Terminal 2B of the Barcelona – El Prat Airport. It can be reached via the same set of escalators that also lead to departures. Follow the signs for RENFE, along a covered bridge across the main road outside the airport. The train station is at the bottom of the stairs at the other side.

If you are arriving or departing from Terminal 1 you will not be able to walk to or from the train station. It is necessary to catch one of the free shuttle buses that run between the train station and Terminal 1.

On arriving at Barcelona Airport train station, to catch the shuttle bus, walk to the end of the train platform and leave the building through the door on your left. The shuttle bus stop is located just here. The shuttle buses are scheduled to coincide with the arrival of the train.

The R2 line train service operates every day between Barcelona Airport and Barcelona city centre.  A single ticket for this service costs a bit more than 4€. Trains run every 30 minutes from approximately 6 am to 23:30 with a transfer time of around 26 minutes to “Passeig de Gràcia” station. The LENIN Hostel is within easy walking distance, about 2 minutes from the train station, on carrer València, 278, between Passeig de Gràcia and Pau Claris Street.

BY AEROBÚS

The Aerobús is the Barcelona – El Prat Airport express shuttle bus that takes people to and from the airport and the city centre  every 10 minutes. It’s a quick and comfortable ride, with plenty of room for luggage. The trip takes about 30 minutes and costs about 6€ per person. You will have to get off at Plaça Catalunya and walk 10 minutes or take the subway L3, getting off at the “Passeig de Gràcia” stop (only one stop away). The LENIN Hostel is within easy walking distance, about 2 minutes from the subway station, on carrer València, 278, between Passeig de Gràcia and Pau Claris Street.

BY TAXI

You’ll find a taxi stand right outside the airport terminal. The ride to the LENIN Hostel will cost about 30-35€ and takes about 25-30 minutes.

FROM GIRONA’S AIRPORT (GRO)

The Girona Airport shuttle bus will bring you straight to Barcelona’s “Estació del Nord”. Once there, take the subway L1 board at the “Arc de Triomf” stop (just opposite the bus station) and get off at the “Catalunya” stop; then transfer to L3 and get off at “Passeig de Gràcia”. The LENIN Hostel is within easy walking distance, about 2 minutes from the subway station, on carrer València, 278, between Passeig de Gràcia and Pau Claris Street.

FROM REUS’ AIRPORT (REU)

The Reus Airport shuttle bus will bring you directly to Barcelona’s “Sants” Station. Once there, take the subway L3 to “Passeig de Gràcia”. The LENIN Hostel is within easy walking distance, about 2 minutes from the subway station, on carrer València, 278, between Passeig de Gràcia and Pau Claris Street.