Barcelona Events 2022

Sitges Film Festival 2021

International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia

Event dates: 7th to 17th October 2021
Event location: Sitges near Barcelona
Hashtags: #Sitges21


Sitges Film Festival. Film festival 'SITGES 21 - International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia' celebrates its 54th editon in 2021.

The Sitges film festival is one of Spain's oldest film festivals dating back to 1968.

The SITGES Film Festival is considered the most important global fantasy film festival presenting the best films and awards in the genre. 

Popular with visitors to the Sitges Film Festival is the annual 'Sitges Zombie Walk.' 

Visit the official Sitges Film Festival website for full programme of events and 2020 awards.

2021 edition news from the festival organisers

169 feature-length films and 100 shorts will be screened and another 53 movies will be available online as part of Sitges’ hybrid in-person and digital format this year. 

The festival will have the running theme of werewolves and the beast within.

The Sitges Wine festival usually coincides with the film festival but has been cancelled for 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic

Sitges Film Festival transport

There is usually a special Fantàstic Train shuttle train from Barcelona to Sitges for the film festival. It usually operates every night during the festival departing from Sitges at 01:30 am. 

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How to get to Sitges from Barcelona

Sitges is a popular and exclusive sea-side resort located about 45 kilometers south of Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain.

Sitges is well known for the Sitges Film Festival in October and the Sitges Carnival in February and the Pride Festival in June.

Sitges also offers visitors a very nice selection of beaches, nightspots, and historical sites.

Open FULLSCREEN map Sitges 

Sitges tourist office official website

Getting to Sitges from Barcelona

By car

The C-32 tollroad is the fastest way to drive to Sitges from Barcelona. It connects Sitges with Barcelona in 30 minutes. You can also take the free C31 coastal road, which is very scenic, but it has many bends and can be quite congested.
Google map route Barcelona to Sitges

By bus

Bus company Mon-bus operates buses from Barcelona and from Barcelona airport to Sitges

By train

Sitges is under between 35 and 45 minutes from Barcelona by R2 south line train. The railway company is called Renfe. The trains connections are called Cercanias/Rodalies: The trains to Sitges are on the R2 south line which departs from stations in the center of Barcelona to outlying suberbs of Barcelona and towns nearby. Regional trains to Sitges leave every 15 minutes from various stations in Barcelona including Passeig de Gracia (currently undergoing renovation), Catalunya or Sants: Price for a return ticket around 10 euros. 

Timetables Trains Barcelona to Sitges
Line R2 south trains to Sitges
Hotels Sitges

How to get to Sitges from Barcelona airport

The nearest airport to Sitges is Barcelona El Prat Airport

Bus company MonBus operates a bus service every 30 minutes from Barcelona airport to Sitges

The ticket price is €4.10 with €3 airport supplement

The MonBus bus stop is only at Airport T1 Terminal 1 - not at airport T2 Terminal 2

Check MonBus website for times of bus connections to Sitges.

How to get from T2 terminal to T1
If you are arriving at Terminal 2 T2, then you need to take the free airport shuttle bus from terminal T1 to T2 to be able to connect to the Monbus bus to Sitges.

The free T1 > T2 bus runs every 7 minutes, 24 hours a day.  

At T2 terminal the terminal bus is located under the bridge outside T2B which will take you to T1.

The distance between the two Barcelona airport terminals is 4km and the shuttle bus journey time is 10-15 minutes. 

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