How to go from Park Guell to Sagrada Familia

Most tourists in Barcelona visit both Sagrada Familia and Park Guell on the same day.

Some tourists visit Gaudi’s masterpieces on different days, while many others plan them both on the same day.

Barcelona experts say it is best to start with Park Guell in the morning and go to Sagrada Familia in the evening.

If you think otherwise, you can check out how to go from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell.

Park Guell to Sagrada Familia

There are multiple ways to get to Sagrada Familia from Park Guell.

You can choose the option that works best for you – depending on budget, time on hand, and how much you are willing to sweat it out.

Whichever mode of transport you choose, Sagrada Familia is guaranteed to be crowded by the time you reach. 

That’s why we strongly recommend that you buy Sagrada Familia tickets much in advance.

Metro to Sagrada Familia

From the Metro station nearest to Park Guell, you can take the subway to Sagrada Familia.

A brisk 10-minute walk from Parc Guell takes you to El Coll Teixonera Metro station, from where you can board a metro to Sagrada Familia station.

Once you get down at the station, a 200-meter (650 feet) walk will take you right to the doorsteps of the largest Basilica in the whole of Europe.

Bus from Park Guell to Sagrada Familia

To catch a bus from Park Guell, step out and start walking towards PG Maritim.

Get on Bus number 92 going towards Lepant-Guinardo, and in five minutes, you should reach your transit point.

From Lepant-Guinardo get onto Bus number V 21, traveling towards AV Guadi.

Five minutes and four stops later, you will be at Gaudi’s Basilica Sagrada Familia.

Taxi from Park Guell to Sagrada Familia

If you prefer to take private transport, a taxi is your only option.

If you take a taxi from just outside Park Guell, it will cost you approximately ten Euros to go to Sagrada Familia.

The distance is a short 2.5 kms (1.5 miles), and the duration of your trip will be around 10 minutes, not including any waiting time in traffic.

Here is the route your taxi will take:

If you call the taxi by phone, you can expect the cab to come with the taximeter already running. That amount cannot, however, exceed 3.40 Euros during the day, 4.20 Euros at night.

Ticket/tourCost
Sagrada Familia fast track tickets€31
Sagrada Familia with Tower access (Not available)€40
Sagrada Familia Guided tour€50
Sagrada Familia guided tour + Tower access€59
Guided tour of Sagrada Familia & Park Guell€79
Tip: 90% of the visitors opt for fast track ticket, which is the cheapest way to explore

Walking from Park Guell to Sagrada Familia

If you can walk 2.5 kms (1.4 miles) from Park Guell to Sagrada Familia, we highly recommend you do that. 

This walk is through the residential areas and doesn’t take more than 35 minutes. 

Since it is through the residential areas, it is pretty safe as well.

Park Guell is 191 meters above sea level, and the Basilica designed by Gaudi is only 33 meters above sea level – so it is a downhill leisurely walk. Get Directions

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Sagrada Familia and Park Guell tickets

If you plan to visit both Sagrada Familia and Park Guell on the same day, you can save money by buying combo tickets.

These skip-the-line tickets also save your time and help avoid stress because they include transportation.

Sagrada and Park Guell tickets are cheaper when bought online.

You also get to avoid the long lines at the ticketing counter, saving you a lot of time.

Cheapest guided tour of Park Guell & Sagrada Familia

This tour starts with a visit to Park Guell, after which you get 90 minutes of lunchtime.

The whole group then moves to Sagrada Familia in an air-conditioned transport.

At the Basilica, the local guide takes you around for an hour after which you can stay for as long as you want. 

Duration: 4 hours

Adult ticket (12+ years): 79 Euros
Child ticket (3 to 11 years): 70 Euros

Besides the transport between Sagrada Familia and Park Guell, if you also want a hotel pick up and drop check this tour out.

If you don’t want a guided tour and can travel between the two attractions yourself, we suggest buying individual tickets.

Since these are Skip The Line tickets, the moment you are at the entrance, you can show the ticket on your mobile and step in.

If you are a honeymooning couple or love to Instagram, check out this Instagram Tour of the Most Scenic Spots, including the Park and Sagrada Familia.

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# Park Guell
# Sagrada Familia
# Casa Batllo
# Casa Mila
# Zoo Barcelona
# Camp Nou tour
# Montserrat Monastery
# Barcelona Aquarium
# Montjuic Cable Car
# Joan Miro Foundation
# Dali Theatre-Museum
# Moco Museum
# Gaudi House Museum

Jamshed V Rajan: He is a two-faced traveler, who enjoys both the hustle-bustle of an urban holiday and the serenity of a break from the rest of the World. During some of his vacations, he is a resort hopper, and on others, he barely spends time in his hotel. He loves to try mouth-watering local cuisines, especially non-vegetarian dishes. Favourite Cities: Amsterdam, Las Vegas, Dublin, Prague, Vienna

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