El Centrocampista

Barcelona: Estadi Cornellà-El Prat

Official Name: Estadi Cornellà-El Prat
Inauguration: 2 August 2009
First match: RCD Espanyol 3-0 Liverpool
Capacity: 40,500 seats
Address:  Av. Baix Llobregat 100, 08940 Cornellà de Llobregat Barcelona

Getting There

The Estadi Cornellà-El Prat is situated just under 10km from Barcelona city centre in the south-west suburb of Cornellà de Llobregat. The closest Metro station is Cornellà Centre which is a 15-minute walk from the stadium on Line 5 (Blue). It is the last stop on the line and passes through connections at Placa de Sants, Sants Estacio and Diagonal.

It is also possible to take the Tram to the stadium from the areas in the north of the city centre above the Avenida Diagonal. Trams 1 and 2 both stop at a similar distance from the stadium. Get off at stop Cornellà Centre or Les Aïgues.

Finally, you can also take the train. The Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat stop at Cornellá Riera which is just five minutes from the stadium. There are a numerous trains that use the lines leading to Cornella and these can be boarded at Espanya station.

Address: Av. Baix Llobregat 100, 08940 Cornellà de Llobregat (Barcelona)


Tickets for Espanyol games can be bought online here and  by phone by calling +34 932 927 700 ext. 3018 (or 932 927 700 ext. 3018 from Spain). Tickets can also be purchased at the stadium ticket office or by email at tickets@rcdespanyol.com.

Espanyol seldom sell-out and had an average home attendance of 26,826 during the 2011/12. Tickets are easily obtained and can be bought on match days with little trouble.

Home matches fall into five separate price categories, with the games against Barcelona and Real Madrid both in its own category.

The cheapest tickets are in category D and range in price between €45.00 and €70.00. The cost of tickets for Category C and B games is only slightly more expensive, however the matches against Barcelona and Real Madrid almost double in cost for the cheapest tickets.


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