How to get around Barcelona

Buy a Budget Card and Travel the City for Free

When you have arrived in one of the world’s most culturally rich cities you don’t want to miss out on anything at all, so when you arrive in Barcelona invest in a Barcelona card. This will offer you free transportation throughout zone 1 for the duration of your stay, if you are concerned about how to get around Barcelona here’s where to begin.

You may feel like you are spending your budget all at once, but if you purchase your Barcelona card as soon as you land at the airport, you will have free transportation into the city itself via the bus, metro or renfe train. If you are staying in Barcelona for 3, 4 or 5 days you can purchase a card which covers the duration of your stay. It will allow you transportation access to all of the major tourist attractions throughout the city. The card also offers 20% off certain entrance fees such as the Picasso or Miro museums. There are also some restaurants in the city who offer a 10% discount when you use your Barcelona card.

If you plan to visit the whole city during your stay this is definitely the place to start, the card will not only save you euros but it will also act as a discount card too!