There are 3 ways to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to L'Escala by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Girona to L'Escala - Pobla Sec 11

$15 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Airport El Prat T2 to L'Escala 1

$2 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to L'Escala 98.6 miles

$18 - $27

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona Airport El Prat T2 and arriving at L'Escala. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Barcelona Airport (BCN) and L'Escala is 126 km. The road distance is 157.8 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to L'Escala without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to L'Escala, including transfers.

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Barcelona Airport (BCN) to L'Escala bus services, operated by Moventis, depart from Barcelona Airport El Prat T2 station.

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Barcelona Airport (BCN) to L'Escala bus services, operated by Moventis, arrive at L'Escala station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona Airport (BCN) to L'Escala is 158 km. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to L'Escala.

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There are 2769+ hotels available in L'Escala. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to L'Escala.
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  • Distance: 78.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

What companies run services between Barcelona Airport (BCN), Spain and L'Escala, Catalonia, Spain?

Moventis operates a bus from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to L'Escala twice daily. Tickets cost $2 - $28 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

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 Girona
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Moventis
Phone
Sarbus - 935 806 700 , La Vallesana - 935 806 700, Houses - 937 981 100 , Sarfa - 902 302 025
Website
moventis.es
Bus from Girona to L'Escala - Pobla Sec
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
moventis.es
Book at
compras.moventis.es
Bus from Barcelona Airport El Prat T2 to L'Escala
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $28
Schedules at
moventis.es
Book at
compras.moventis.es

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