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Congress Venue

Fira Gran Via 
North Entrance,
Hall 8  > for EAU Congress
Carrer del Foc 37
08038 Barcelona
Spain
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Transportation Pass

A free Transportation Pass can be picked up at the Transportation Desk located in the Registration Area. The Hola BCN travel card includes metro service travel between the airport and Barcelona city centre.

At the airport, if you do not have a Hola BCN travel card, you need a Bitllet Aeroport which costs €4,50-€5,00. This ticket is available at the Metro desk or any of the ticket machines.

Once you collect your transportation pass at the congress, you can use this to travel within Barcelona, and for travelling to the airport.

Metro Line 9 Sud connects the airport terminals T1 and T2 with the city of Barcelona, every 7 minutes. Exit at the Fira for Hall 8.


Travelling by Public Transportation

Barcelona allows easy travel by metro, bus or taxi. The city currently has eight metro lines. Here is some travel advice on how to get to the congress venue Fira Gran Via, hall 8 via public transport.


Travelling by Metro / Subway

The two metro lines near the Fira Gran Via are:
Line 10 (light blue) and Line 9 (orange).

Metro:

  • City Center <> Fira Gran Via
    From Plaça d’Espanya, please take the Line 1 to Torrassa. Change to Metro Line 10 Sud and exit at the last stop FOC. This is the nearest metro station to Hall 8 of the Fira Gran Via. It is a 5’min walk to the entrance of Hall 8 (North Entrance).
    Another option from Plaça d’Espanya would be the Line 8 to Europa Fira. Change to Metro Line 9 Sud and exit at the stop Fira (and NOT Europa Fira). From there it is a 6’-8’min walk.
  • Airport<> Fira Gran Via
    From the airport, you need a Bitllet Aeroport which costs €4,50-€5,00. This ticket is available at the Metro desk or any of the ticket machines.
    The Hola BCN travel card includes metro service travel between the airport and Barcelona city centre.
    Metro line Line 9 Sud connects the airport terminals T1 and T2 with the city of Barcelona, every 7 minutes. Exit at the Fira stop for Hall 8.

Travelling by Bus

From Pl. Espanya – FGC you can take line 79 to Av Carrilet – Vigo. Exit at Alumini – Foc. This will take you straight to the entrance of Hall 8.  However, it is recommended to take the metro instead of the bus.


Travelling by Taxi

There are more than 10,500 taxis in Barcelona and its metropolitan area, easily identifiable by their yellow and black appearance. The Fira Barcelona venues have taxi ranks laid out to facilitate the arrival and departure of visitors.

Ask the taxi driver to take you to Fira Norte, Hall 8, located on Carrer del Foc (Foc street).

Here are a few recommendations:

Taxi Ecologic
www.taxiecologic.com
Tel. +34 932 783 000
Email info@taxiecologic.com

Barna Taxi
Tel. +34 933 222 222

Radio Taxi
Tel. +34 933 033 033

All the taxis have a green light to indicate their availability, a visible taximeter displaying the amount to be paid, either with cash or credit card.

Getting to Fira Gran Via, Hall 8:
Ask the taxi driver to take you to Fira Norte, Hall 8, located on Carrer del Foc (Foc street).

Lost items: Users and taxi drivers can call 93 70 70 600, the Lost Items Service managed by the IMET


Travelling by Car

Fira Gran Via has parking around its venue.