Frequently asked questions | Barcelona Bus Turístic

Due to the La Mercè Fun Run on Sunday, 19 September, the Barcelona Bus Turístic service will be disrupted throughout the morning, until 3 p.m. Find out more at stops or consult service staff.

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The Barcelona Bus Turístic offers daily services that start between 9:00 and 9:30 a.m. at most of the stops. You can get information about the approximate Barcelona Bus Turístic timetable for the first and last buses, at the bus stops

The routes Barcelona Night Tour, Barcelona Christmas Tour and Barcelona Panoràmica run on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays with different departure times. Check times on the web page Barcelona Tourist Bus timetables.

Yes, each route has a different price according to the age. You can consult the fare prices and all the information related to the purchase and use of the tickets on the page Barcelona Tourist Bus fares and prices.

You can board the Barcelona Tourist Bus at any of the stops of the Blue Route, the Red Route and the Green Route.

The buses for the Barcelona Night Tour Bus, Barcelona Christmas Tour and Barcelona Panoràmica have different departure places. Find out more on the web page Barcelona Tourist Bus timetables.

All Barcelona Bus Turístic buses are equipped with an access ramp and wheelchair space inside the vehicle.

Our buses are not equipped with luggage racks. Passengers travelling with suitcases should leave them in the central space on the lower deck of the bus and must not leave them unattended.

Yes, of course, children are welcome! But you must store the pushchair, folded where possible, on the lower deck and it must not be left unattended.

Pets are only allowed on board if they are transported in an appropriate carrier properly prepared for the task so that they do not create a mess or inconvenience other passengers.

To obtain the discounts, you will need to your Barcelona Bus Turístic ticket at the establishment’s ticket offices that offer the promotions, except for those that operate with a discount code you have to enter during the purchasing process in the collaborator’s website. Check all the promotions on the Discounts page.

Unfortunately, it is only possible to travel on the bus with a valid ticket and no refunds or exchanges will be made in respect of tickets that have been lost or stolen. No other types of proof of payment or travel pass will be accepted. Once you have purchased your ticket you must keep it safe, as you will be required to show it when you board the buses and during routine inspections. Passengers are responsible for making sure that they have been issued a ticket and, if not, request it from the bus personnel at the time of purchase.

Please check with the Tourist Information Office located in Plaça de Catalunya. You can also contact the Tourist Information Office by phone (+34) 93 285 38 32

Included on board the bus is an audioguide system in 16 languages (Catalan, Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Swedish, Dutch, Norwegian, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Arabic, Hebrew, and Turkish) with individual headphones. Listen to information about history and culture, anecdotes, curiosities and much more….

We have reinforced the hygiene and disinfection measures. Try to maintain a safe distance from other users and remember that the use of the mask is compulsory.