Current Situation in Barcelona

Information for EANM participants regarding the current situation in the city, flights and public transport.





In case your flight got cancelled please contact your travel agency. has also provided a phone number for tourists who have lost their flights: +34932853834

Further information

There is a strike planned for Friday. Please check the following pages to obtain current information about the situation from the official Spanish authorities. We wish you a pleasant stay and a safe journey home.


Wednesday, 16.10


  • The airport is operating normally. There are however still delays and some flights might be cancelled. Please check the links above for more recent information regarding your flight and public transport. It is highly recommended to calculate extra time on your way to the airport.


  • There are multiple demonstrations planned in the city centre. For the current situation check the @transit Twitter feed.



Tuesday, 15.10


  • 19:30 – Demonstrations are to be expected around the city centre. Please check the traffic information above for most recent updates. (@barcelona_GUB) Public transport is operating, but might also be partially affected. The current public transport disruptions can be found HERE


  • 14:00 – The situation at the airport is stable, some flights are cancelled. It is highly recommended to calculate extra time due to increased security controls & possible delays.


  • 12:00 – Most of the demonstrations are at the highways around the entrance into the city. (@transit)


  • 10:00 – At this time there are no road closures affecting the airport (@aena)


  • 7:00 – All American Airlines flights from Barcelona to New York, Miami, Chicago and Philadelphia have been cancelled. Vueling, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa and Swiss have also cancelled flights. (@AirportBCN_Info)