There are 6 ways to get from Barcelona to Tarragona by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Em / ...

$10 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus Empresa Plana  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Tarragona 051

$6 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus Autocares MonBus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Vilanova i la Geltrú e15.1 Vilanova-Barcelona
  2. Take the bus from Vilanova i la Geltrú to Tarragona Vilanova-Tarragona

$10 - $50

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barcelona to Tarragona 61.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Tarragona 61.2 miles

$11 - $17

Rideshare  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Barcelone to Tarragone 60.2 miles

$7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Tarragona is to rideshare which costs 6€ and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Tarragona is to train which takes 52 min and costs 9€ - 18€.

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The distance between Barcelona and Tarragona is 83 km. The road distance is 98 km.

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The train from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona takes 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Tarragona. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Tarragona. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Barcelona to Tarragona hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $21 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, Empresa Plana operates a bus from Barcelona to Tarragona hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
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
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $24
Schedules at
monbus.cat
Bus from Vilanova i la Geltrú to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $26
Schedules at
monbus.cat
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Vilanova i la Geltrú to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Barcelone to Tarragone
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Book at
blablacar.es
Taxi from Barcelona to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 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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