There are 6 ways to get from Barcelona to Alcanar by train, bus or car

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

Train, bus via L'Aldea Poble  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to L'Aldea-Amposta-Tor. Em / ...
  2. Take the bus from L'Aldea Poble to Alcanar

$22 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus via Vilanova i la Geltrú - C/Pare Garí  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Vilanova i la Geltrú - Pelegrí Ballester
  2. Take the bus from Vilanova i la Geltrú - C/Pare Garí to Tarragona
  3. Take the bus from Tarragona to Alcanar

$21 - $67

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Vinaros Tlg

$25 - $38

Bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Tarragona
  2. Take the bus from Tarragona to Alcanar

$21 - $33

Train, bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona P.Gracia to Tortosa R
  2. Take the bus from Tortosa to Alcanar

$24 - $38

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Alcanar 127.4 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Alcanar is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Alcanar is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Alcanar is 170 km. The road distance is 203.8 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Barcelona to Alcanar, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Alcanar. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Alcanar via Tarragona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Alcanar, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Barcelona to Alcanar every 3 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Alcanar via Tarragona in around 4 h 11 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to L'Aldea-Amposta-Tor.
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Vinaros
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona P.Gracia to Tortosa
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from L'Aldea Poble to Alcanar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es
Bus from Tarragona to Alcanar
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es
Bus from Tortosa to Alcanar
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Barcelona to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
Autocares MonBus
Phone
+34 (0) 938937060
Email
info@monbus.cat
Website
monbus.cat
Bus from Barcelona to Vilanova i la Geltrú - Pelegrí Ballester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $24
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

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