General info

The current port has 902 ha of sheltered waters, plus 4,541 ha of open waters.

The Port has two entrance mouths: the South Entrance mouth is 530 m wide, 18.5 m deep and oriented at 166º and the North Entrance mouth, which opened in 2003 and is 144 m wide, 11.5 m deep and oriented at  195º.

Image of sheltered and open waters of the Port de Barcelona

The balance of incoming and outgoing waters in the port and the main directions of port flow are summarised in the following graph:

Image of balance of incoming and outgoing waters in the Port de Barcelona