Barcelona | Useful information


The organization makes available to ISMS 2020 attendees an exclusive accommodation in a university residence and the possibility (only for students) to stay in private homes of students of the degree in Marine Sciences of the University of Barcelona.



Hotels in Barcelona: in link below (Google maps logo) you can check for hotels in Barcelona that are close to the ISMS 2020 venue. You can check room and services rates and updated room availability at any time.

Travel and communications


Barcelona airport: website | 913 21 10 00

Train stations: see nearby train stations

Subway stops: see nearby subway stops

Bus stations:

Barcelona Sants station: Alsa website

Barcelona Nord station: Website

Train discount (RENFE)


If you are enrolled in the ISMS 2020 and you are coming to Barcelona by train, we now have specific discounts for our participants. If you are interested, contact us through and we will send you a discount code.


Remember that in order to enjoy this discount when buying your tickets through you must follow the following instructions:


1.- Select the train by marking the Flexible Rate.

2.- Select the Congress / Event rate in the drop-down list,

3.- Enter the authorization number in the box indicating authorization number (Not valid for discount code box).

Tourist information

Websites and Apps

Access the following websites with tourist information about the city of Barcelona where you can find useful information:

Barcelona tourism

Apps Barcelona City Council

Tourism offices

The city of Barcelona has several tourist information offices, where you can ask for information about places you want to visit, such as the schedules of museums and monuments, or the best way to reach them quickly. In these offices you can obtain all kinds of brochures and maps of the city. You can check the location of the offices by clicking on the following map.