Disruptions to mobility for the firefighters’ run

Over 15,000 people will be taking part in the 21st edition of the Cursa dels Bombers (firefighters’ fun run), which sticks to its original city centre route again this year. The run takes in some of Barcelona’s most iconic spots, such as the Estació de França and the Arc de Triomf.

29/11/2019 19:03 h

Ajuntament de Barcelona

 

Traffic disruptions due to the installation of the start and finish lines:

From 8 am on Saturday, the bus lane in Pg. Picasso will be closed on the side nearest the Besòs, while the bike lane, parking lane and bus lane in Av. Marquès de l’Argentera will also be closed on the side nearest the mountains.

From 3 pm on Saturday, one traffic lane in Av. Marquès de l’Argentera (side nearest the mountains) to be closed.

From 8.30 pm on Saturday:

  • Central lane and side lanes in Pg. Picasso (Llobregat-bound) to be closed, along with both directions in the section of Av. Marquès de l’Argentera as far as Pg. Pujades.
  • Av. Marquès de l’Argentera: from Pla de Palau and Pg. Picasso, only one lane to stay open (side nearest the sea) to get to Estació de França and Pg. Circumval·lació.
  • Between Pg. Circumval·lació and Av. Icària, the section between Ramon Trias Fargas and Av. Marquès de l’Argentera will be closed (side nearest the mountains).
  • In Pg. Pujades, the section between Pg. Lluis Companys and Pg. Picasso will be closed (side nearest the mountains).

Parking will be prohibited (including motorbikes on the pavement) from 4.30 am to 3 pm on Sunday in:
− Av. Marquès de l’Argentera: completely closed to traffic between Pla de Palau and Passeig Picasso.
Av. Marquès de l’Argentera and Passeig Picasso should be open to traffic again by 3 pm, with priority being given to the former.

Division of road surfaces
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, between Rambla Catalunya and Pg. de Gràcia
The run will head towards the sea. In this section, three lanes nearest the mountains will be set aside for runners, with one lane on the side nearest the sea for vehicles coming from the side lane of the Gran Via.

Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, between Pg. de Gràcia and Marina
The run will go along the central section of the road, with three lanes on the side nearest the sea for runners and two on the other side for vehicles.

Marina, between Gran Via Corts Catalanes and Ausiàs Marc
The street will be divided by the double white line, with the Llobregat side for runners and the Besòs side for vehicles.

Casp, between Roger de Flor and Pg. Sant Joan
The road surface will be divided to enable two-way use.

Pl. Drassanes.
The road surface will be divided between Pg. Josep Carner (Besós side) and Av. Paral·lel, leaving three lanes for runners (Besòs side) and the rest for vehicles.

Streets where traffic direction is to be reversed

Around El Born
Once the exit from C/ Comerç towards Av. Marquès de l´Argentera has been closed at 5 am, vehicles from the car park will be able to use: Ribera (opposite direction) – Comercial – Fusina (opposite direction) – Comerç (opposite direction) – Princesa.

Pla de Palau (side nearest the sea)
Traffic from General Castaños, Ocata and Marquesa will have to exit using the road surface nearest the sea in Pla de Palau (behind the Escola de Nàutica) in the opposite direction, going towards Pl. Pau Vila.

Josep Anselm Clavé
Traffic will go in the opposite direction between C/ Parc and La Rambla, allowing vehicles out of Ample and Josep Anselm Clavé.

Àngel Baixeras / Fusteria
Traffic will go in the opposite direction to allow vehicles into C/ Ample.

Sant Pere Més Baix
Traffic will go in the opposite direction between the streets of Verdaguer and Callís and General Àlvarez de Castro, allowing vehicles in the area out.

Manso
Traffic will go in the opposite direction in C/ Manso, between Rocafort and Calàbria, allowing vehicles in the area out.

Calàbria
Traffic will go in the opposite direction in C/ Calàbria, between Manso and Parlament, allowing vehicles in the area out.

Campo Sagrado
Traffic will go in the opposite direction in C/ Campo Sagrado, between Viladomat and Borrell, allowing vehicles in the area out.

Casp entre Marina i Roger de Flor
Traffic will go in the opposite direction in C/ Casp, allowing vehicles in the area out.

Pg. Sant Joan (costat Besòs)
Traffic will go in the opposite direction between C/ Alí Bei and Av. Vilanova, allowing vehicles in the area out.

Bus services affected:
D20, H12, H14, H16, V11, V13, V15, V17, V21, 6, 7, 13, 19, 21, 22, 24, 39, 41, 45, 47, 50, 51, 54, 55, 59, 62, 63, 66, 67, 120 and 121.

 

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