Barcelona Cruise Ship Terminals
Map Barcelona cruise ship por tand terminals. Barcelona is the world’s fourth largest cruise ship port surpassed only by three bigger ones which are all in Florida USA. Cruise ships dock in Barcelona port at seven cruise ship terminals located on different piers in the port area of Barcelona. All terminals are close to Barcelona's city centre. Most cruise ships dock on the Moll D'Adossat pier. On this page you can find a map of the locations of cruise ship docks and terminals in Barcelona and how to get to and from the cruise ship terminals to the centre of Barcelona and information about getting from the cruise ships to Barcelona airport. Find Barcelona hotels near cruise ships
Map Barcelona cruise ship port and terminals
Cruise ship terminals A, B, C, D - 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.
Getting from Moll Adossat to Barcelona centre
On foot. 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
Taxi prices Barcelona
T3 Port Bus route maps and stops
Port Transfer service from hotels to cruise ships
Cruise schedule - arrival dates cruise ships
Getting from Moll Adossat to Barcelona airport
The El Prat Barcelona airport is located 20 km / 12.4 miles south of the Barcelona port and is a 20-30 minute drive from the all the cruise ship berths in Barcelona 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.
Airport transfer companies Barcelona
How to get to Barcelona International Airport
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 can be found Google Maps, so use that reference, if you want to find directions to and from the cruise ship terminals A, B, C & D in Barcelona harbour.
Moll Adossat on Google Maps
Route from Moll Adossat to Barcelona airport
Terminals N (North) + S (South)
The cruise ships terminals N & S are for smaller cruise ships. They are located on the pier where the building of Barcelona's World Trade Center 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 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)
This terminal is also called the "Port Vell Terminal" and is the smallest of all Barcelona cruise ship piers and very central. This terminal is next to Maremagnum is a shopping mall and from here it is a short walk to the old city of Barcelona
Maremagnum shopping mall
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Tours of Barcelona
Hotels near cruise ships / Moll Adossat in Barcelona
The hotel searches below are based on hotels near to metro stations near cruise ships in Barcelona
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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.
= Red Tags are cruise ship terminals, A, B, C, D, S, N, & M
= Blue H1-H5 tags are 1-5 star hotels. Click them for hotel information.
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