How to get to the Institute



Institute for Economic Analysis (IAE-CSIC)

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona Campus
Bellaterra, 08193
Barcelona, Spain
TEL: +34 935 806 612

GPS Coordinates: N 41° 30'09.12'', E 02° 06'18.51''
N 41.502794, E 2.104917




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Directions

From El Prat Airport

 

By public transport: Aerobus (A1, A2) takes you directly to Plaça Catalunya (the city center) in 30 minutes. Here you can find the timetables. From there you can either take a taxi to the institute (aprox. 20km, about 30€) or the nearest Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC) Ferrocarrils station. Line: Barcelona - Vallès, direction "Sabadell" S2 (S2) or "Universitat Autònoma" (S55) and get off at Universitat Autònoma station. More information here on S2 and S55.
Follow this map that is a 5 minutes walk from FGC station Universitat Autònoma to the Instituto de Análisis Económico.

By train RENFE: take a RENFE train (line R2) to "Barcelona-Sants". Then, get off the train and wait on the same platform and take a RENFE train (line R1, R3 or R4) to "Plaça de Catalunya". Once in "Plaça de Catalunya" take a FGC train (see above).

By taxi: Estimated travel time 45 minutes depending on traffic. It costs approximatively 50€.


From Plaça Catalunya

 

You can either take a taxi to the institute (aprox. 20km, about 30€) or the nearest Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC) Ferrocarrils station. Line: Barcelona - Vallès, direction "Sabadell" S2 (S2) or "Universitat Autònoma" (S55) and get off at Universitat Autònoma station. More information here on S2 and S55.
Follow this map that is a 5 minutes walk from FGC station Universitat Autònoma to the Instituto de Análisis Económico.


How to arrive by car:

 

From the south (highway AP-2/AP-7) The IAE is near highway AP-7 (E15). Take the exit approximately at Km 150. To get to the Institute, follow the directions in this map.

From Barcelona (highway C-58) The fastest way to get to the IAE from the C-58 (highway Barcelona - Sabadell - Terrassa) is taking exit number 8 in the direction of highway AP-7 (Lleida-Tarragona). Then, use the following map.