BDI Research Barcelona

Welcome to the Capital of Catalonia

BDI Research, formerly Block de Ideas, has recently joined the Schlesinger family. BDI Research helps you access Barcelona’s urban area with a population of around 4.7 million people. 

Our multi-lingual team understands international researcher needs. We embrace low-incidence and challenging studies and we are uncompromisingly committed to your success.

Should you require full-service qualitative support, our bi-lingual Spanish-English moderators and analysts and can be briefed directly by you.

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Diputació 180, planta 4
08011 Barcelona

Tel. +34 934 155 228

Rosa Dalet
Managing Director

Our World-Class Barcelona Facility

Our focus group facility, ideally located in Barcelona’s City Center offers four focus group studios and an IDI room. Ask about our studio with client terrace. Our quantitative space and multi-disciplinary staff make conducting product tests at our facility easy to combine with groups or telephone interviews.

BDI Research Barcelona – Directions

Diputacio 180, 4th floor
08011 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 155 228


From Airport (El Prat)

  • Option 1: Bus. Take “Aerobus” outside of either terminal. 2nd stop: Universitat. Walk 400m (5 min). Approx.time: 40 min
  • Option 2: Train. Take Renfe R2 Train from Terminal 2 train station. Get off at Passeig de Gràcia. Walk 900m (12 min). Approx.time:  50 min
  • Option 3: Subway. Take Subway (L9) in either Terminal 1 or 2. Transfer to L1 (Fondo) in Torrassa station. Get off at Urgell station. Walk 400m (5 min). Approx.time: 75 min

From Main Train Station (Sants)

  • Option 1: Subway. Take L3 towards Trinitat and transfer to L2 at Paralel station. Get off at Universitat. Walk 400m (5 min). Total time: 28 min.
  • Option 2: Train. Take either R1,R3 or R4 towards other stops in Barcelona and get off at the next station: Catalunya. Walk for 1km (13 min) via Pelayo St. Approx.time:  20 min
  • Option 3: Walk. Take Avda Roma and walk for approx. 1.8 km. Approx.time: 22 min


From Airport (El Prat)

Approx. time from Terminal 1 (normal traffic conditions): 30 min
Approx. time from Terminal 2 (normal traffic conditions): 25 min
Approx. fare: 30 Euro

From Main Train Station (Sants)

Approx. time from outside the train station (normal traffic conditions): 10 min
Approx. fare: 10 Euro


Closest parking: Casanova 41
Distance to facilities: 2 min walking (cross Casanova, walk up and turn right on Diputacio)

Hotels Near the Facility


Schlesinger Barcelona is Ideally Located For…

  • Urgell underground station - 5 min walk
  • Barcelona El Prat Int’l Airport - 20 mins by taxi
  • Shopping district - 5 min walk
  • Museum of Contemporary Art – 10 min walk
  • Casa Mila - 7 mins by taxi
  • Casa Batlló – 8 mins by taxi
  • La Sagrada Familia – 12 mins by taxi
  • Barcelona beach & aquarium - 19 mins by taxi
  • Gaudí Experiència – 20 mins by taxi

Our Facility Floor Plans

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Facility Suite Specifications

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