The Residència d'Investigadors is located in the center of Barcelona, next to Plaça Catalunya.
How to get to the Residència d'Investigadors?
1. By plane (from Prat airport):
The airport, located 13 km from Barcelona, is well connected to the city center by various means of transport:
-Taxi: usually costs between 25-30 €.
-Train: Trains depart to Barcelona every 30 minutes. You have to get off at Passeig de Gràcia station and take the metro (L3) to Liceu. The residence is a 2-minute walk away.
-Bus (Aerobus): stop at the Plaça Catalunya stop, which is very close to the residence (approximately 10 minutes).
By subway: the green line (L3) leaves you very close to the residence. You have to get off at the Liceu station and walk approximately 2 minutes to the residence. This one is next to the building of the CSIC, at the corner of the street Hospital with the street Egipcíaques.
You can also take the purple line (L2) to Mercat de Sant Antoni, leaving you very close to Hospital Street, so it will only take you a few minutes to reach the residence by foot.
By bus: the bus network in Barcelona is very extensive. There are several lines that transit near the residence (14, 38 and 59). To find out which is best for you, please consult the following website: www.tmb.es. Here you will find very useful information about schedules, routes, prices and how to move around Barcelona.