There are 4 ways to get from Barcelona to Empuriabrava by train, taxi, bus or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Empuriabrava is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1 h 38 min.
The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Empuriabrava is to train and taxi which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 1 h 14 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Empuriabrava. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Nord and arriving at Empuriabrava - Arcs via Empuriabrava. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.
The distance between Barcelona and Empuriabrava is 124 km. The road distance is 152.6 km.
The best way to get from Barcelona to Empuriabrava without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 14 min and costs 40€ - 65€.
It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Barcelona to Empuriabrava, including transfers.
Barcelona to Empuriabrava bus services, operated by Moventis, depart from Barcelona Nord station.
The best way to get from Barcelona to Empuriabrava is to bus which takes 3 h 7 min and costs 4€ - 30€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 16€ - 27€ and takes 3 h 12 min.
What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Empuriabrava, Spain?
Moventis operates a bus from Barcelona to Empuriabrava twice daily. Tickets cost $2 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Barcelona to Empuriabrava hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $28 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min.
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.
Train from Barcelona Sants to Figueres Vilafant
- Ave. Duration
- 55 min
- Estimated price
- $16 - $26
Train from Barcelona P.Gracia to Figueres
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 46 min
- Estimated price
- $17 - $28
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Bus from Barcelona Nord to Empuriabrava
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