City and Venue

Barcelona

Fira de Barcelona, Gran Via

SAP TechEd takes place at the Fira de Barcelona, Gran Via venue, North Access (Hall 8), Carrer del Foc, 37, 08038 Barcelona.

 

Please note: There are two venues named Fira de Barcelona in the city. SAP TechEd Barcelona takes place at the Gran Via venue, not the Montjuïc venue. If using Google maps, enter the above street address – not Fira de Barcelona, Gran Via – to be directed to the correct entrance.

 

Enjoy the experience
Barcelona has to offer!

From vibrant arts and culture to stunning architecture and unforgettable cuisine, historic Barcelona is the perfect place to imagine new possibilities for yourself and your organization.

 

Learn more about the entertainment, fine dining, and nightlife Barcelona has to offer at Barcelona.com.

Weather and Dress

Before you pack, check the current Barcelona weather. The average high temperature in October is 73°F / 23°C, low 58°F / 14°C. Conference dress is business casual. Bring comfortable shoes for walking through the expansive convention center and a sweater or light jacket for those chilly air-conditioned classrooms.

 

 

Travel Tips and Transportation

 

Air Travel

Most major air carriers service Barcelona, Spain, through Barcelona El Prat (BCN). Taxicabs are available outside the front of the airport, or you can pre-book your taxi with Barcelona City Airport Taxis. It usually takes approximately 15 minutes travel time once departing Barcelona El Prat airport to arrive in the city center or at Fira de Barcelona, Gran Via. Of course, this depends on traffic.

 

Public Transportation

Metro

Line 9 Sud runs from Barcelona El Prat airport to Fira de Barcelona, Gran Via, and into the city of Barcelona. It connects with three other major Metro lines.

 

Please note that there is a newly opened Metro station on L10 Sud called FOC and which is just a 5 minutes’ walk away from the Fira de Barcelona, Gran Via, North Access (Hall 8). Click on the link below to download the metro map.

Download PDF of metro lines to Fira de Barcelona, Gran Via

 

Bus

The Ildefons Cerdà station is the most directly accessible bus stop. Please plan for a 12–15 minutes' walk to the North Access of Fira de Barcelona, Gran Via.

 

From the airport by bus to Fira de Barcelona, Gran Via:

  1. From Barcelona Airport El Prat Terminal 1 (T1) or Terminal 2 (T2), take bus 46 in the direction of Pl Espanya
  2. Get off at the bus stop at Av. Granvia – Bloc Ildefons Cerdà

 

Walking from Ildefons Cerdà bus stop to Fira de Barcelona, Gran Via, North Access (Hall 8):

  1. Head southeast
  2. Turn left toward Carrer de la Literatura (39 m)
  3. Turn right onto Carrer de la Literatura (31 m)
  4. Turn right onto Carrer de la Literatura for 220 m
  5. Turn left onto Carrer de les Ciènces (54 m)
  6. Turn right onto Carrer de l’Alumini – between Hotel SB Plaza Europa and AC Hotel Som
  7. Continue to follow Carrer de l’Alumini for 700 m
  8. Turn left onto Carrer del Foc. Destination is on the left.

 

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