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Map Barcelona Cruise Ship Terminals

updated January 2017

Guide to Barcelona's cruise ship terminals and Map Barcelona cruise ship port. How to get to and from Barcelona's cruise ship terminal to city center and how to get to Moll de Adossat.

Barcelona is the world’s fourth largest cruise ship port surpassed only by three bigger cruise ports which are all in Florida USA. Many big cruise ships dock in Barcelona port at one of the seven cruise ship terminals located on several piers in the cruise dock area of Barcelona which is close the city center, the train station and the airport.

How far is Barcelona airport from the cruise ship port?  Barcelona airport is about 20km/12 miles from Barcelona cruise ship port Moll Adossat

How far is Barcelona cruise port from the Barcelona city center? Barcelona cruise port is 5km / 3 miles from the city center of Barcelona and 2km / 1 mile from the old gothic are of Barcelona. 

All Barcelona's cruise ship terminals are very close to Barcelona's city centre. Most cruise ships dock on the biggest pier called Moll D'Adossat pier where there are 4 terminals A, B, C and D


On this page you can find a map of locations of Barcelona cruise ship docks and terminals - and how to get to and from the downtown Barcelona city centre to the cruise ship terminals.

You can also find information about getting from the cruise ships to Barcelona airport and information about luggage services and luggage lockers at Barcelona cruise ship port for cruise ship passengers.

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Cruise ship terminals A, B, C, D - Moll Adossat

Terminals A, B, C, D on Moll Adossat

Moll Adossat Barcelona or Moll D'Adossat (Catalan name) or Muelle Adosado (Spanish name) is the name of the wharf in Barcelona port, where the biggest cruise ships dock in Barcelona. This is a new cruise ship terminal on a long quay in the old industrial port which now has cruise ship terminals and room for 4 large cruise ships. In October 2013 it was announced that Terminal D will be expanded and a new Terminal E for cruise ships with 4500 passengers or more will be operational in 2016. 

Getting from Moll Adossat to Barcelona centre 

From the Moll Adossat cruise ship terminals (A, B, C & D) in Barcelona port, it is about a 30 minutes walk to the edge of the Cuitat Vella (Barcelona’s old city) and a 45-60 minute walk to the center of modern Barcelona at Plaza Catalunyal so this is not really an option if you have luggage.

By Taxi
Most cruise ship passengers choose to take a taxi from Moll Adossat terminals to the Barcelona city centre. Taxis in Barcelona are reliable and taxi fares are charged using taxi-meters, so you will not be cheated.

T3 Portbús
Take the
T3 Portbus Barcelona. This is a shuttle bus service from the cruise ship terminals on Moll Adossat (A, B, C & D) to the Portal de la Pau plaza, which is at the harbour end of the walking street "La Rambla". Expect some queues and delays both for taxis and the port bus in peak periods.

Private Transfer
Book a private transfer from your hotel to your cruise ships. Links below

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Getting from Moll Adossat to Barcelona airport

The El Prat Barcelona airport is located 20 km / 12.4 miles s
outh of the Barcelona port. It is 20-30 minute drive from the all cruise ship piers in Barcelona port to the airport - depending on traffic conditions. There are public transport options available to get to the airport, but the easiest option is to take a taxi cab or pre-book an airport transfer taxi.

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Please note that the name Moll Adossat name does not appear on Google maps, but the road on the pier of Moll Adossat itself is called "Passeig Escullera" and this road is on Google Maps, so use that road name, if you want to find directions to and from the cruise ship terminals A, B, C & D on Moll Adossat in  Barcelona harbour.

Moll Adossat on Google Maps
Route from Moll Adossat to Barcelona airport

Cruise Terminals N (North) + S (South) 

Cruise terminals M, N & S Barcelona Port Vell

Barcelona Cruise Terminals N (North) + S (South). The cruise ships terminals N & S are for smaller cruise ships. They are located on the pier, by Barcelona's
World Trade Center (which also has cruise ship parking) and the Eurostars Grand Marina Hotel is located. The Grand Marina hotel is  convenient for cruise ships docked on terminals N & S. 

From terminals N & S, it is a short 10 minute walk to Barcelona’s old gothic area and the famous pedestrian street
 La Rambla.  All the hop-on/hop-off Barcelona tour bus have bus stops at Portal de la Pau which is at the harbour end of Las Ramblas walking street and the tall Christopher Columbus column. > Bus tours of Barcelona

Cruise terminal M (Maremagnum)
Barcelona Cruise terminal M (Maremagnum). This cruise ship terminal is also called the "Port Vell terminal" and is the smallest of all Barcelona cruise ship docks and the most central. This terminal is next to Maremagnum shopping mall, which is open daily all year, and from Cruise terminal M, it is a short walk to the old city of Barcelona

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Getting to Barcelona city centre from cruise terminals N (North) + S (South) and M

From these three terminals it is a short walk to Barcelona's old city centre, where you can catch Barcelona taxis, or the Barcelona hop-on-hop-off tour buses.

Hotels near cruise ships and Moll Adossat in Barcelona

Many Barcelona cruise ship passengers prefer to stay in hotels near the Barcelona cruise ship port area and close to the medieval city center of Barcelona. On the map below you can see a selection of the best reviewed hotels in Barcelona in the medium to expensive price range that are within a 15-20 minute radius by taxi cab from the cruise ship terminals in Barcelona.

 = Red tags are seven Barcelona cruise ship terminals, A, B, C, D, S, N, & M

 = Blue H1-H5 tags are 1 to 5 star hotels. Click for hotel infor and to book

View this map of hotels near cruise ship terminals Barcelona in a larger version

The hotel searches below are based on hotels near to metro stations near cruise ships in Barcelona

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Hotels near Parallel metro station in Poble Sec 
Hotels near Barceloneta metro station near harbour

Cruise ship terminals in Barcelona are all within 30 minutes from most hotel locations in the center of Barcelona. On the map below you can see a selection of the best reviewed hotels in Barcelona in the medium to expensive price range that are within a 20 minute radius by taxi cab from the cruise ship terminals in Barcelona.

Barcelona Cruise ship Airport transfers
Visit our Barcelona Airport transfer service listings to find companies that offer private bus and limo transfers from cruise ships to Barcelona airport. Read more about how to get to Barcelona Airport

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