Reaching Fira Gran Via

Recommended transport options. Reliable and convenient.

Discover the quickest ways to reach Fira Gran Via. Reliable and convenient, our recommended transportation options can be found here.

For reference, we have provided maps below to help you identify the location of the above transportation options.

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Public Transport

Onsite Transport Information Point

  • New for 2014! An Onsite Transport Information Point located in the South Entrance of Fira Gran Via. Here you can seek information regarding Transport.
  • Opening hours:
    • 09:00 to 20:00 – Monday to Wednesday
    • 09:00 to 16:00 – Thursday

Free Transport Passes:

  • All MWC attendees using public transportation will receive a free transportation pass valid for the four event days (Monday-Thursday). Transportation passes will be distributed when picking up event badges at all registration locations during the weekend prior to the event, as well as at the transport pass desk in the South Entrance of Fira Gran Via, from Monday to Thursday.
  • The transport pass is valid for unlimited combined journeys using any means of transport within Zone 1 (includes Barcelona city and Fira Gran Via), using Metro, Bus and Train systems.
  • One Free Public Transport Pass per attendee. In the event of loss or damage, replacements will not be provided.
  • The transport pass will be distributed at the following locations:
    • Friday (new for 2014), Saturday and Sunday – at the Airport registration (Terminal 1 & Terminal 2), Hall 1 registration in Gran Via, Hall 8 registration in Gran Via and at the satellite registration point in Fira Montjuïc.
    • Monday to Wednesday – at the Transport Pass Collection Point in the South Entrance.
  • For any questions regarding the Free Transport Pass please visit the Transport Pass Collection Point in the South Entrance of Fira Gran Via. The desk will be staffed the following hours:
    • 11:00 to 20:00 – Monday to Wednesday
    • 11:00 to 16:00 – Thursday

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By FGC Train

  • The Barcelona Metro connects directly to Fira Gran Via through the Ferrocarriles de la Generalitat (FGC). Riders should take the Metro to Plaça Espanya (Red Line, L1) or (Green Line, L3). At Plaça Espanya, follow the signs for Mobile World Congress, and transfer to the FGC train.
  • The nearest stop to Fira Gran Via is the ‘Europa/Fira’ station; all trains departing Plaça Espanya station stop at Europa/Fira.  Europa/Fira is the third stop from Plaça Espanya, and the journey takes seven minutes.

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By H12 Bus

  • Barcelona has added a bus line called the H12 bus. This line runs along Gran Via de les Corts Catalans of Barcelona. This line crosses the city from the Forum area to Fira Gran Via, passing through Passeig de Gràcia and Plaça Espanya.
  • The bus stop nearest Fira Gran Via is located in Plaça Europa, a one-minute walk to the South Entrance.
  • See all of the stops of the H12 Bus here.

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FREE Fira Gran Via/Fira Montjuïc Shuttle

  • New for 2014! We will operate a continuous free shuttle between the two Mobile World Congress venues: Fira Gran Via and Fira Montjuïc.
  • Monday 24 to Wednesday 26 February
    • 07:00 – 10:00 (buses run approximately every six minutes)
    • 10:00 – 18:00 (buses run approximately every 15 minutes)
    • 18:00 – 21:00 (buses run approximately every six minutes)
  • Thursday 27 February
    • 07:00 – 10:00 (buses run approximately every six minutes)
    • 10:00 – 16:00 (buses run approximately every 15 minutes)

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FREE Official Hotel Shuttle Buses

  • Official Hotel Shuttle buses are provided for attendees who have booked hotels through our official agency b network (formely known as Barcelona Business Pass) and where public transport is not available.
  • If your hotel is not connected to public transport, these shuttles will be the fastest way to arrive at Fira Gran Via.
  • The Official Hotel Shuttle bus stop is located at the North Entrance.
  • A list of the hotels served by Official Hotel Shuttle Buses and the timetable for the official routes can be found here.

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