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Air travel to and from Barcelona is frequent, inexpensive and very reliable within Europe. The three main airports are: Barcelona (El Prat), Reus and Girona, although Reus and Girona are a relatively significant distance from the city. These last two are where the budget airlines are based, but if you choose to use these be careful of extra costs like unexpected taxis or hotel accommodation if your flight lands after the last buses and trains have departed for the night.

If you live and work within the boundaries of Barcelona proper, there is really no need to own a car. Barcel…