CCIB – Convention Centre
With a surface area of 100,000 m2 which includes the Convention Centre building and the Fòrum Auditorium, the CCIB has ample space to welcome up to 15,000 visitors and to house the most challenging association, corporate, institutional and artistic events with great success. It has an auditorium with 3,200 seats, a large exhibition area and 31 rooms. It is the ideal place to attend meetings and conventions in Barcelona.
The best option to access the CCIB from the city centre by car is to cross the city along Avenida Diagonal until its end. Ronda Litoral (exit 24) is the most direct way to reach the CCIB from the airport or from out of town.
An estimate journey time from the airport or the city centre is 25 minutes, depending on traffic.
FROM AND TO THE AIRPORT
The international airport, Aeroport del Prat, is located 13 km south-west of Barcelona and 20 km from the CCIB.
The highway C-31 directly connects the airport with Barcelona. To enter the city, the most direct routes to the city centre are Avinguda Diagonal and Gran Via and also Ronda de Dalt and Ronda Litoral, which surround the city.
The bus service between the airport and the centre of Barcelona (Plaça Catalunya ) runs from 6:00 to 1:00 (to Barcelona) and from 5:30 to 0:15 (to the airport) every day. The bus frequency is one every 10-12 minutes and the journey time is around 30 minutes.
URBAN PUBLIC TRANSPORT
The best options for travelling within the urban area of Barcelona are: train, bus, metro and tram. Visit the following websites:
- For bus and metro: Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona
- For tram: Tram Barcelona
- For trains: FGC and Rodalies Catalunya
Next to Plaça Catalunya there is Urquinaona station or the metro yellow line (L4) that leads directly to the CCIB by Maresme–Forum station.
You can also get to the CCIB by bus: lines 7, H16 and tram: Forum station.
All these means of transport leave you just few minutes away from the CCIB by foot.