There are 5 ways to get from Barcelona to Salou by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Salou R / ...

$12 - $22

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Barcelone to Salou 67.1 miles

$6 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Salou - Pl. Europa

$12 - $30

Taxi  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barcelona to Salou 69.4 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Salou 69.4 miles

$13 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Salou is to rideshare which costs 5€ - 11€ and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Salou is to taxi which takes 1 h 12 min and costs 120€ - 160€.

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The distance between Barcelona and Salou is 93 km. The road distance is 111 km.

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The train from Barcelona Sants to Salou takes 1 h 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Salou - Pl. Europa. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Salou. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Barcelona to Salou hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, Empresa Plana operates a bus from Barcelona to Salou every 3 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 41 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.

Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Salou
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Barcelona to Salou - Pl. Europa
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Barcelone to Salou
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Book at
blablacar.es
Taxi from Barcelona to Salou
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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