Palma Cathedral directions | A comprehensive guide

Where is Palma Cathedral located?

Address: Placa de la Seu, s/n, Centre, 07001 Palma, Illes Balears, Spain

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Palma Cathedral is situated within the old city of Palma, the former citadel of the Roman city, between the Royal Palace of La Almudaina and the episcopal palace. It overlooks the Parc de la Mar and the Mediterranean Sea.

Closest Landmark: Royal Palace of La Almudaina ( 45 meters away ) 

Getting to Palma Cathedral by public transport

Palma Cathedral by bus

By Bus

Travel time: 16 mins

Closest stop: 7-pl. de la Reina - Catedral (250 meters)

  • Take bus 35 from the 1320-pl. d'Espanya - Estació Intermodal bus stop. 
  • Get down at 7-pl. de la Reina - Catedral stop. It will take around 16-20 minutes, depending on the traffic. 
  • Alternatively, you can also take buses 4, 3, and 7 from 219-pl. d'Espanya - Estació Intermodal bus stop and hop off at the 53-pl. de Joan Carles I - Catedral bus stop, which is a 5-minute walk from Palma Cathedral.
Palma Cathedral by Metro and train

By Metro

Travel time: 17 mins

Closest stop: Estacio Intermodal (301) (2.8 km)

  • Take Line M1 from Jacint Verdaguer metro station.
  • The next stop is the Estacio Intermodal (301) metro station. 
  • You can take buses 35, 3,4,6, 7, and 8 from the metro station to get to Palma Cathedral.

Getting to Palma Cathedral by car

Palma Cathedral by car

Palma Cathedral Driving Route

Travel time: 11 minutes

Distance: 2.3 km

  • Exit Plaza d'Espanya and take the Plaza de l'Olivar toward Carrer d'Enric Alzamora before getting onto Avinguda d'Alexandre Rossello. 
  • Continue for about 900 meters before turning right onto Plaza de la Porta del Camp. 
  • After a 900-meter drive on Carrer de la Posada de Montserrat, turn left onto Carrer del Palau.
  • Drive for 200 meters until you see the Palma Cathedral to your right. 
Palma Cathedral

Palma Cathedral Parking Facilities

Please note that parking is not available at the Palma Cathedral. However, there are a few parking spaces nearby, including: 

Walk to Palma Cathedral

Palma Cathedral

Travel time: 15 minutes

Distance: 1.2 km

  • It is a 15-minute walk from Pl. d'Espanya to Palma Cathedral
  • You will walk past a few restaurants, cafes, and the famous Fundacion Bartolome March museum, which will give you a taste of giving you a taste of the local life.
  • You can also stop by Costa de la Seu, a popular tourist attraction, on your way to the Palma Cathedral.

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Frequently asked questions about Palma Cathedral directions

What is the best way to get to Palma Cathedral?

 The best way depends on your location and preferences. Public transportation is efficient and affordable, while driving offers flexibility. Consider factors like time, cost, and convenience when choosing your mode of transportation.

How far is the walk from the waterfront to Palma Cathedral?

The walk from Parc de la Mar to the cathedral is pleasant and scenic, taking approximately 10 minutes.

How do I get to Palma Cathedral?

You can get to the Palma Cathedral by metro, taxi, and bus. You can also drive to the cathedral.

Is Palma Cathedral accessible for people with disabilities?

The cathedral offers partial accessibility. There are ramps at the main entrance (Plaza de la Almoina) and an elevator to access the museum area. However, the Palma Cathedral terrace has several steps.

Can I hail a taxi near Palma Cathedral?

Yes, you can! You can hail taxis on the street in Palma, especially around tourist areas. Look for the yellow taxis with a rooftop light indicating availability.

What's the closest parking to Palma Cathedral?

The closest public parking options are the Sa Gerreria Parking and the Parc de la Mar underground parking, both of which are a 10-minute walk from the cathedral.

What else can I see and do near Palma Cathedral?

The Palma Cathedral is located in the heart of Palma's old town. You can explore the charming streets, visit the Royal Palace of La Almudaina, or relax in the Parc de la Mar.