Essential Facts

Essential Facts Spain

Airport: Within Spain, numerous airports occupy the region. As the largest and busiest airport in Spain, Madrid Barajas is 12 kilometers from the centre of Madrid. The second largest airport in the country is Barcelona Airport, or El Prat, which is 14 kilometers from the Barcelona city centre. Other airports include Murcia San Javier, Alicante Elche, Valencia, Malaga and Girona Costa Brava Airports.

Voltage: 230 V

Time Zone: GMT/UTC + 1

Weather/Climate: In its Mediterranean climate, Spain has hot, dry summers and mild, rainy winters. In the central regions, summers are hot and dry, and the winters are cold while the spring and fall months are rainy. North of the Cantabrian mountains, these areas have cool summers and mild winters with frequently cloudy and rainy weather.
Language Spoken: Spanish

Currency: Euro

Dialing Code: +34