Conference Venue

Catalonia Barcelona Plaza | About Barcelona | Transportation Guide

Catalonia Barcelona Plaza, Barcelona, Spain

AINA 2013 will be held at the Catalonia Barcelona Plaza hotel. This imposing hotel is situated in Plaza España, next to the Fira de Barcelona facilities and Montjuïc. Guests can enjoy excellent connections with every means of public transport.

  • Barcelona airport: There is only ONE main international airport in Barcelona city (called Barcelona Airport "El Prat").
  • Reaching conference venue: From the airport to the conference venue it takes about 10-15 min by taxi and about 15-20 min by bus. There is a bus stop station just in front of conference venue.

Catalonia Barcelona Plaza Hotel

Venue address and contact information:

Catalonia Barcelona Plaza hotel

Plaza España, 6-8.
08014 Barcelona
Tel: +34 93 426 26 00

Further information


About Barcelona

Barcelona is the capital and the most populous city of Catalonia and the second largest city in Spain. It is today one of the world's leading tourist, economic and cultural-sports centres, and its influences in commerce, education, entertainment, media, fashion, science, and the arts all contribute to its status as one of the world's major global cities, as well as being the 16th-most-visited city in the world and 4th most visited in Europe after Paris, London, and Rome, with several million tourists every year.

You can find the tourism information center here.

Transportation Guide

metro Underground –5 m
Line 1: Plaça Espanya station (calle de la Creu Coberta exit)

metro Underground –5 m
Line 3: Parada de Plaça Espanya (calle de la Creu Coberta exit)

metro Bus
Bus stop for buses numbers 27 / 30 / 23 / 9 / 37 / 79 / 91 / 109 / 45 / 65 / 165

metro Airport bus direct to the airport –5 m

metro Taxi –2 km (City centre)
City centre (2 km). €8/ approx./ taxi

metro Airport –12 km
12 km. €20/ approx. taxi