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Barcelona is home to one of the most efficient and user friendly metro systems in all of Europe. The Barcelona Metropolitan Transportation Department (TMB) provides safe and affordable mass transit to all of the citizens and visitors of the city. As a GSE participant in Barcelona you receive a metro pass good for the beginning of your program. This pass will allow students access to all metro and bus lines, giving them free range of the city. The metros 5 major lines and smaller sub-lines are coded by color for easy recognition. Major metro lines branch to every corner of the city, and intersect other lines at the most frequented and popular stops. All metro lines travel in both directions along the line, with stops every few minutes, providing punctual and efficient transportation. TMB maintains a full security staff, and police regularly patrol the underground stations ensuring a safe trip every ride.



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