ESMO 2019 Congress: Transportation

Public transportation information

A transportation pass will be given to all registered delegates together with the Congress bag. This will enable unlimited free journeys on the city transportation network from 27 September to 1 October 2019 inclusive.


From the airport

  • By road: 12 kilometres away (C-31)
  • Metro: Line L9 Sud (“Fira” and “Europa/Fira”stations)
  • Bus: Line 46 (“Pl. Europa” stop)
  • Taxi: there is no fixed price for taxi rides from/to the Fira, Gran Via, the cost from the airport to the venue is around 30 EUR

Shuttle Service

Aerobus is the official shuttle bus service that connects the airport BCN-El Prat with Plaza España and the centre of Barcelona, running every 5 minutes. Single ticket is @5,90€ and return ticket @10,20€ (current prices). Timetable available here (link:

Private shuttle bus services may be organised through BCO Congresos

Transportation from city centre

  • Bus: Lines H12, L94, L95

Transportation from Plaza España

  • Bus: Lines H12, 79, L94, L95, L70, L72, L81, L80, 46, 65
  • Trains: Ferrocarrils Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC) Lines S8, S33, R6, R5, S4 (“Europa/Fira” station)

For bus, metro and FGC (train) schedules, please consult the “Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona“ website

Contacts to book a taxi: radiotaxi033