Free abortion

Abortion for free in Barcelona for Social Security


Do you need free abortion in Barcelona? Thanks to Centro Médico Aragón you have the opportunity for a safe, painless and free abortion inBarcelona. In addition, we also have more clinics to abort in Girona and Palma de Mallorca.

In Centro Medico Aragón you can abort for free through Social Security because we are a clinic arranged by the CatSalut and a reference center in Catalonia and the Balearic Islands for the Voluntary Interruption of Pregnancy (IVE). To have public coverage and be able to perform a free abortion you must have Spanish nationality and, if you are a foreigner, you must be in a regular situation in Spain.

Procedures for free abortion with social security

To have an abortion in Barcelona or in any of the rest of our clinics, you must go to your outpatient primary care center and there they will give you a “referral document” as well as a series of information documents related to public aid available for pregnant women who We also attach the Centro Médico Aragón. After these procedures, you enter a reflection period, mandatory by law, of 3 days, after which, if you have not changed your decision, you can come to Centro Medico Aragón where we will perform the intervention to abort completely free, safe, and without pain.


The bureaucracy can delay the procedures, while your gestation days advance, for this reason our consultants will assist you during the process to manage the appointment without cost to abort (+34) 934 529 930

Our goal is to streamline the entire process by giving our patients the speed and efficiency that the moment requires. When you call us, we will give you an appointment at our clinic and we will manage the free procedure ourselves in a comfortable and fast way so that it does not have any type of cost.

To do this, you must contact us through our phone number, email or if it is more convenient, you can also contact us via WhatsApp. 

Can I choose the method to abort for free with Social Security?

Depending on the weeks of pregnancy, you can choose between two types of abortion, one is with the abortion pill, it is known as Pharmacological Abortion and is used up to 9 weeks of gestation. Although more and more women prefer the instrumental method because it is a painless and fast method.

After 7 weeks of gestation, surgical or instrumental abortion is recommended, and despite what it may seem like from its name, you should know that it does not require any type of surgery. With sedation, you are asleep during the brief minutes that the intervention lasts and you do not notice pain.

Many women are unaware that they have the right to abort without pain through the instrumental method, if this is your choice you just have to indicate it to your CAP or ASSIR doctor, or call us at (+34) 934 529 930 and our advisers will guide you throughout the entire process of your abortion.

If you choose to do the procedure privately, that is, paying for the intervention, you can go to any of our clinics directly or call us to schedule your appointment.

Making the decision that’s right for you

Before deciding whether to go ahead with an abortion, it can be helpful to be as informed as possible. We’ve compiled some information about abortion that we hope you’ll find helpful here.

Legal abortion and your rights

The current Act recognizes women’s freedom and their right to have an abortion. Spanish women can freely discontinue their gestation until week 14 and depending on which cases until week 22.

Abortion and your rights
Preparing for Your Abortion
Cómo prepararte para abortar

Una vez que hayas reservado tu cita para abortar en Barcelona con nosotros, te ayudaremos a prepararte. Lee consejos sobre qué llevar, cómo organizar el viaje, orientación sobre cómo comer y beber antes de tu tratamiento, y más.

A cost guide

More than 70 % d of our patients have their abortion funded by the SNS (National Health System), so they can have a free abortion. You can also pay privately if you prefer, or if you are not eligible for SNS funding.

A cost guide
Travelling from abroad
International patients

We have over 35 years of experience supporting French women to have a legal abortion in Spain, and we understand what to consider before travelling.

Tips for Companions

If you are a partner, friend or family member of someone who is having an abortion, here are some tips on how you can support her.

Tips for companions