One of the events marked in red on the calendar of motor lovers in 2022 is the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Spain, which is held every year at the Montmeló circuit, officially Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
The sixth round of the FIA World Championship will be held from 20 to 22 May, although the highlight of the competition will be the final race on the last day.
Drivers such as Fernando Alonso, Max Verstappen, Carlos Sainz and Sebastian Vettel will take to the track to offer one of the greatest shows in Formula 1. A total of 66 laps will be run along the 4.7 kilometres of length of the Montmeló circuit, one of the most classic tracks and a favourite among the teams. One of the drivers with more victories at the Barcelona circuit is Britain’s Lewis Hamilton, who also won the competition in 2021.
The Spanish Grand Prix is undoubtedly one of the most anticipated competitions of the Formula 1 season and a memorable experience that no motorsports fan wants to miss.
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Tickets for F1 in Montmeló
Don't worry if you still don't have your tickets for the Spanish Grand Prix. They are still available for sale, but it’s better if you hurry. The Montmeló circuit put up the "sold out" sign two months before the event but decided to expand the venue's capacity with new locations that are still on sale as a three-day pack.
This pack guarantees access to one of the circuit's three grandstands for a price of €340 or €350, depending on the area you choose. Younger fans (ages 6-15) and seniors (over 65) can purchase half-price tickets, and children under 6 can get in for free. There is also a 20% discount for Carnet Jove users. You can buy tickets for the Grand Prix on the official website.
Transportation to the Montmeló circuit
There are several options to get to the Montmeló circuit, which is located 32 kilometres from the centre of Barcelona. From the city you can arrive by train to the Montmeló station in about 30 minutes. In addition, the Grand Prix offers a special bus service from Barcelona that will arrive at the circuit in 45 minutes. For those who prefer the car, there is a large car park in Montmeló.
Stay at the Grand Hotel Central during the Montmeló Grand Prix
If you are thinking of attending the F1 Grand Prix in Montmeló, or you already have your tickets and you just need to find accommodation in Barcelona, we invite you to stay at our sophisticated Grand Hotel Central boutique hotel.
Make the most of your trip to Barcelona and explore the city from our comfortable location in Vía Layetana, in the heart of the city. The hotel is a 10-minute walk from Plaza Cataluña station, where you can catch the train to Montmeló and many other tourist destinations in Catalonia. Don't hesitate any longer and make your reservation at Grand Hotel Central Barcelona.