How to get to Park Guell

Park Guell is located in Carmel Hill, in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

Park Guell address: 08024 Barcelona, Spain

Park Güell is one of Barcelona’s most popular attractions, and here are some of the best ways to get to Park Guell.

By Bus

The nearest bus stop is the Carretera del Carmel-Park Güell. 

The bus routes 24 and 92 arrive at Carretera del Carmel-Park Güell, directly across the street from the park’s main entrance.

You can also take the H6 or D40 bus and get off at the Travessera de Dalt bus stop.  

Park Guell is about a 10-minute walk from there.

We recommend entering by Avinguda del Santuari de Sant Josep de la Muntanya, which has an automatic stair system, or Carrer Larrard.

By Metro

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You can take the Green Line (L3) Metro to Lesseps Station or Vallcarca Station.

It will take 20 minutes to get to Park Guell from either stop.

The nearest Park Guell entrance is the Avinguda del Santuari de Sant Josep de la Muntanya gate. 

Alight at the Lesseps station on Line 3 and walk to Avinguda del Santuari de Sant Josep de la Muntanya gate. 

Another option is to take line 3 to Vallcarca Station and the escalator to Baixada de la Glòria. 

Then, proceed to the Avinguda del Santuari de Sant Josep de la Muntanya entrance.

By Car

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The quickest path would be to take C-58. Take exit 23B to get to Park Güell/Carrer d’Olot

On the other hand, driving down to Park Guell is not recommended. 

Aside from dealing with traffic, the procedure of finding close parking can be exhausting.

Most parking spaces around the park are in a green area reserved for residents. You’ll have to rely on adjacent paid parking lots.

Of course, getting a taxi is a better option because it saves you the trouble of walking uphill.

Request that they drop you off at the Carretera del Carmel entrance.

By Walk 

Walking is also an excellent way to explore Park Güell. It is conveniently accessible from several local neighborhoods. 

It’s a delightful stroll to the park entrance if you stay in the Gracia or El Carmel neighborhoods.

You can take Carrer de Gran de Gracia from the Gracia neighborhood and walk uphill until you reach Carrer de Larrard. 

Then turn right and follow the signs to Park Güell.

From El Carmel, take the escalators to Carrer de Massens from El Carmel and walk down Carrer del Taquigraf Garriga to the park’s entrance.

The walk should take around 25 to 30 minutes.

Parking Near Park Guell

Some parking choices are mentioned below to help you get to Park Güell quickly and easily.

  • BSM Travessera de Dalt – Park Güell car park: Reserve a spot ahead of time.
  • Pàrquing Esperança I Park Güell: This facility includes around 400 parking spaces and is located near the Hospital de la Esperanza and Park Güell.
  • Parking Massens: This 280-space covered car park in the Garcia district is open all year.


How to get to Park Guell from Sagrada Familia?

Take the blue line L5 from Sagrada Familia station to Diagonal station.

From there, take the green L3 link to Vallcarca. Park Guell is a 12-minute walk from Vallcarca.

How to get to Park Guell from Passeig de Gracia?

The bus 24 departs from Pl. Catalunya and makes several stops along Passeig de Gràcia (near Casa Batlló and Casa Milà/Pedrera).

It takes roughly 30 minutes to get to the park. 

The bus stop is located on Carretera del Carmel, close to one of Park Guell’s side gates.

How to get to Park Guell from Barcelona airport?

To reach Park Güell from Barcelona Airport, take the Aerobus (A1) to Plaça Catalunya. 

From there, transfer to Metro L3 (Green Line) and get off at Vallcarca station. Walk 15 minutes to the park. 

You can also take a taxi or ride-sharing app for a cheaper option.

How to get to Park Guell from the cruise port?

We recommend taking a taxi or booking a private transfer from the cruise terminal to Park Güell. 

The trip takes about 15 to 20 minutes. In addition, request that the taxi driver drop you off near the top of Park Güell.

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