About us


The main facade of the Barcelona branch office
The main facade of the Barcelona branch office

Plaza de Cataluña, 17 
08002 Barcelona

Telephone: (34) 934 824 700

Fax: 934 824 703

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The Banco de España's Barcelona branch office operates with credit institutions and offers the following services to the general public:

  • The exchange of pesetas into euro.
  • The withdrawal from circulation of counterfeit banknotes and coins.
  • The exchange of damaged banknotes.
  • Government debt subscription.
  • Applications for information from the Central Credit Register (CCR).
  • The processing by the Market Conduct and Claims Department of complaints and enquiries about the banking services provided by credit institutions.
  • Register of documents
Business hours

From Monday to Friday: 8.30 to 14.00
Closed: Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays

During the local holiday week, and on December 24 and 31, the schedule may be modified for some services. It is recommended to consult the agency beforehand.

Public Holidays 2020:1 and 6 January; 10 and 13 April; 1 May; 1 and 24 June; 15 August; 11 and 24 September; 12 October; 8, 25 and 26 December.


Location map
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How to get here


  • Plaza Catalunya Station (lines 1 and 3)


  • Plaza Catalunya (lines H16, V15, 24, 41, 42, 55, 55, 66, 67 and 68)
  • La Rambla (lines V13, 59 and 91)

Suburban trains

  • Plaza Catalunya Station (línes R1, R3, R4 and Regional)

FGC – Ferrocarriles de la Generalitat

  • Plaza Catalunya Station (lines L6, L7, S1, S2, S5 and S55)

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