There are 5 ways to get from Palma to Tarragona by car ferry, train, taxi, bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Car ferry, train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona R / ...

$65 - $233

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Fly, train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Palma Mallorca (PMI) to Barcelona (BCN) PMI - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona

$29 - $134

3 alternative options

Car ferry, taxi  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
  2. Take a taxi from Barcelona to Tarragona

$182 - $369

Bus, carferry  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Estació Intermodal to Av. Príncep d'Espanya 351
  2. Take the carferry from Mallorca - Alcúdia to Barcelona
  3. Take the bus from Barcelona - Avgd. Diagonal 596 to Tarragona

$77 - $251

Car ferry, bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona - Sepulveda - Urgell to Vilanova i la Geltrú - Pelegrí Ballester
  3. Take the bus from Vilanova i la Geltrú - C/Pare Garí to Tarragona

$65 - $261

Questions & Answers

The distance between Palma and Tarragona is 209 km.

The best way to get from Palma to Tarragona without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 9 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 31 min to get from Palma to Tarragona, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Palma Mallorca Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Iberia, Ryanair, Air Europa and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Palma Mallorca Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 2052+ hotels available in Tarragona. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Palma to Palma Mallorca Airport is to bus which takes 17 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Palma to Tarragona.
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  • Distance: 130.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 31 min

What companies run services between Palma, Spain and Tarragona, Spain?

There is no direct connection from Palma to Tarragona. However, you can take the car ferry to Barcelona, take the walk to Drassanes, take the subway to Sants Estació, take the walk to Barcelona Sants, then take the train to Tarragona. Alternatively, you can take the car ferry to Barcelona then take the taxi to Tarragona.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $150
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Tib
Website
tib.org
Bus from Estació Intermodal to Av. Príncep d'Espanya
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
tib.org
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Barcelona - Avgd. Diagonal 596 to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
Autocares MonBus
Phone
+34 (0) 938937060
Email
info@monbus.cat
Website
monbus.cat
Bus from Barcelona - Sepulveda - Urgell to Vilanova i la Geltrú - Pelegrí Ballester
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $23
Schedules at
monbus.cat
Bus from Vilanova i la Geltrú - C/Pare Garí to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $26
Schedules at
monbus.cat
Ferry operators
Acciona Trasmediterranea
Phone
+34 (0) 917369957
Website
trasmediterranea.es
Car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Seat
$53
Cabin
$101
Balearia
Phone
+34 912 66 02 14
Email
reservas@balearia.com
Website
balearia.com
Car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$150 - $210
Seating
$60 - $75
Balearia
$55 - $80
Lobby Bar
$60 - $85
Car ferry from Mallorca - Alcúdia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$150 - $210
Seating
$60 - $75
Balearia
$55 - $75
Lobby Bar
$60 - $85
Other operators
Taxi from Barcelona to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
IMET
Phone
+34 932 23 51 51
Website
taxi.amb.cat
Taxi Class
Phone
+34 933 07 07 07
Website
taxiclassrent.com
Taxis Barcelona 24 Hora
Phone
+34 930 13 01 06
Website
taxidebarcelona.net
Radio taxi 033
Phone
+34 933 03 30 33
Website
radiotaxi033.com

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