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How to go from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell

Get to Park Guell from Sagrada Familia

Many Gaudi fans visiting Barcelona choose to visit both Sagrada Familia and Park Guell on the same day.

They prefer to start their day at the under-construction church and then go from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell. However, if you will be visiting the park first and then the church, check out the best options to go from Park Guell to Sagrada Familia.

The other two must-visit Gaudi attractions in Barcelona are Casa Batllo and La Pedrera, but more about them later.

Traveling from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell

To get to Park Guell from Sagrada Familia, you have best four options to choose from – the Metro, the bus, the taxi and a nice leisurely walk.

Take the Metro to Park Guell

Your first option is, of course, taking the Metro from the Sagrada Familia metro station to Park Guell.

You must take Blue Line 5 to Verdaguer station (1st stop, direction Cornelia Centre). Transfer to Yellow Line 4. Take to Joanic station (1st stop, direction Trinitat Nova).

At the Joanic station, exit toward Carrer de l’Escorial and look for the bus stop in front of #20. Then, take bus #116 to arrive at Guell Park entrance.

From Verdaguer station you can also take the metro to Alfons X station. This journey takes only 12 minutes. From AlfonsX you can walk up to Park Guell in around 10 minutes.

Bus from Sagrada Familia to Parc Guell

Bus number 92 to Park Guell
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Bus number 92 goes from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell. The traveling time is less than 30 minutes, and the trip also gives you an opportunity to see the sights on the way.

Bus 92 route will take you to the east gate of the park.

Recommended Reading:
1. Gaudi House Museum – ticket price, how to reach & best times
2. Best time to visit Park Guell, Barcelona

Taxi from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell

By road, Park Guell is 2.8 Kms (1.7 Miles) from Sagrada Familia and if you opt to take a cab, you can reach the public Park in approximately 15 minutes.

On a normal day, this drive from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell will cost you around eight Euros. If you are traveling on a weekend, the taxi fare comes down to seven Euros.

Here is the route your taxi will take:

Map of Sagrada Familia to Park Guell by taxi
Park Güell is located on Carmel Hill, in Barcelona. Taking a taxi from Sagrada Familia is the most comfortable way to reach Park Guell.

Note: If you are calling 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 night.

Walking from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell

If you are young and indulge in a bit of walking (and running) we suggest you walk your way to Park Guell.

The walking distance between Sagrada Familia to Park Guell is approximately 2.4 Kms (1.4 Miles) depending on the route you take. You have three options for the route– walk via Carrer de Sardenya, or via Carrer de la Marina, or via Carrer de Sicilia and Carrer del Secretari Coloma.

Map for Sagrada Familia to Park Guell by walk
While on your walking trip, take precautions and download Google maps for the area. You may not find many English speaking locals to ask for directions.

However, do note that it is an uphill walk. Sagrada Familia is 33 meters above sea level, while your destination Park Guell is 191 meters from the sea level.

Because of this uphill walk, some tourists prefer to visit Park Guell first and then get to Sagrada Familia.

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Recommended Reading
1. Park Guell Maps
2. Guided tours in Park Guell
3. Free entry into Park Guell at night
4. Park Guell Monumental Zone explained
5. Facts about Park Guell

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