Eurolines, which is part of National Express, operates coach services that run from London Victoria Coach Station to Barcelona Nord Bus Station. There is one bus servicing this route each day, which departs London at 08.30 a.m. The journey takes just over 26 hours. Barcelona Nord is situated in the centre of the city, near the Arc de Triomf monument in Eixample Dreta barrio. The station is well-connected by the city's metro and bus services.
Barcelona is a stunning city, with a plethora of historic and cultural attractions, many of which date back to the Roman times. The oldest part of the city is the Ciutat Vella district, which is a hub of activity and popular meeting point among locals. The Bari Gotic area contains many impressive Gothic buildings and squares, including the Cathedral of Santa Eulàlia, which is the largest church in the city. The city is also famous for its architecture by the architect, Gaudi. Visitors can take a walking tour of the Sagrada Família, the Park Guell and his other famous works. The city is brimming with superb art galleries and is dotted with great restaurants serving traditional Spanish food and fine wines. The city also has a very lively cultural scene with regular shows and live music, as well as a diverse array of bars and clubs.