On the emblematic Avenida Diagonal, in the high part of Barcelona, we have a privileged location on the city's main financial and commercial thoroughfare: with easy access to the airport and to public transport, and just 2 minutes from the Camp Nou stadium.
How to get to the Gran Hotel Princesa Sofía
On public transport:
Underground: the "María Cristina" underground station on the L3 (green) line is just 5 minutes from the Hotel.
Tram: opposite the Hotel Princesa Sofía you will find a stop on the tram line that connects Plaza Francesc Macià, on the Avenida Diagonal, with Sant Feliu de Llobregat.
Bus: 100 m away is the Av. Joan XXIII stop, with bus lines 113 and L12 to reach various places in Barcelona. And the N12 night bus stops 200 m away.
Taxi: there is a taxi rank opposite the hotel.
Route on private car:
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Public transport in Barcelona
If you want to discover Barcelona by public transport, you can easily access:
The underground (L3 green line), that will take you directly, with no transfers, to Plaza de Catalunya, the centre of Barcelona, in 20 minutes.
The Tram network (T1, T2 and T3). It runs along Avenida Diagonal from Plaza Francesc Macià to Sant Feliu de Llobregat.
The bus Many lines run through the university area, where the hotel is located. You can check all the bus lines and the routes here.
Hotel near the Camp Nou
Just 2 minutes walking distance from the hotel you will find the Camp Nou football stadium of FC Barcelona. If you come to Barcelona to watch a football match at the Camp Nou, the Hotel Princesa Sofía is your best option, as it's very near the stadium.
Hotel near the financial districtAlong Avenida Diagonal there is a major business area with many legal firms and offices of national and international companies. Our location is very convenient if you come to Barcelona on a business trip.
Hotel near the commercial area
On Avenida Diagonal you will find some of Barcelona's largest and most exclusive shopping centres. Just a few minutes walking distance from the hotel you will find three shopping centres with a wide variety of shops, restaurants, cinemas and leisure options.
Hotel near the university area and the main business schools
The Hotel Princesa Sofía is located near the university area of Barcelona. At a short distance there are several of the major education centres and business schools: the University of Barcelona, the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, IESE Business School and ESADE Business & Law School.