Travel & Lodging


Barcelona’s main airport is located 18 kilometers away from the city center in El Prat de Llobregat. Taxis from the airport to the city center cost approximately 30 €.

Girona, a well-traveled secondary airport, is about an hour from Barcelona and has frequent bus connections to the Barcelona city center. 


The following hotels are within walking distance of Palau de la Música, the Dialogues venue, and Plaça de Catalunya, the heart of the city. The hotels are listed in decreasing price order.

Hotel Claris
Calle Pau Claris 150, Barcelona
+34 934 876 262

Grand Hotel Central                  
Via Laietana, 30, Barcelona
+34 932 957 900

Chic & Basic
Calle Princesa, 50, Barcelona
+34 93 295 4652

Hotel Constanza
Calle Bruc, 33, Barcelona
+34 93 270 1910

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March 7, 2008

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