Josep Tarradellas Barcelona–El Prat Airport

Barcelona–El Prat Airport[3][4] (IATA: BCNICAO: LEBL) (Catalan: Aeroport Josep Tarradellas Barcelona – el Prat, Spaingie: Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat), simply kent as Barcelona Airport, is locatit 12 km (7.5 mi) soothwast[5] o the centre o Barcelona, Catalonie, Spain, leein in the municipalities o El Prat de Llobregat, Viladecans, an Sant Boi.

Josep Tarradellas Barcelona–El Prat Airport
Aeroport Josep Tarradellas Barcelona–El Prat
Airport teepPublic
ServesBarcelona, Spain
LocationEl Prat de Llobregat
Hub for
Focus ceety for
Elevation AMSL14  ft / 4  m
Coordinates41°17′49″N 002°04′42″E / 41.29694°N 2.07833°E / 41.29694; 2.07833Coordinates: 41°17′49″N 002°04′42″E / 41.29694°N 2.07833°E / 41.29694; 2.07833
BCN is located in Spain
Location athin Spain
Direction Lenth Surface
m ft
07L/25R 3,352 10,997 Asphalt concrete
07R/25L 2,660 8,727 Asphalt concrete
02/20 2,528 8,293 Asphalt concrete
Statistics (2013)
Passengers 201335,210,735
Passenger chynge 12-13Increase0.2%
Aircraft muivements276,496
Muivements chynge 12-13Decrease 4.7%
Sources: Passenger Traffic, AENA[1]
Spanish AIP, AENA[2]

The airport is the seicont lairgest in Spain ahint Madrid-Barajas Airport an 31st busiest in the warld, an is the main airport o Catalonie. It is a main base for Vueling, a hub for Iberia Regional an low-cost giant Ryanair as well as a focus city for Air Europa. The airport mainly serves domestic, European an North Africae destinations, haein flichts tae Middle East (Egyp, Israel, Jordan, Dubai, Qatar), Asie (Pakistan, Cheenae, Singapore an Sooth Korea), Laitin Americae (Argentinae, Brazil an Colombie), North Americae (Unitit States an Canadae) an Subsaharian Africae (Senegal an Gambie) an aw.


  1. AENA passenger statistics and aircraft movements. Retrieved on 2011-10-04.
  2. "Spanish AIP (AENA)". Archived frae the original on 7 Mairch 2012. Retrieved 28 August 2014.
  3. "Orden FOM/1508/2011, de 18 de mayo, por la que se modifica la denominación oficial del Aeropuerto de Barcelona". BOE. (in Spaingie)
  4. "Barcelona-El Prat Airport - Aena Aeropuertos". Retrieved 7 Apryle 2013.
  5. EUROCONTROL basic. Retrieved on 2011-10-04.

Further readinEedit

  • Zunino, Eric (November 2004) "Barcelona Airport", Airline World, pp. 40–43.

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