There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Salou by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Salou R / ...

$299 - $367

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Fly Brussels to Barcelona, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Barcelona (BCN) BRU - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Salou

$48 - $231

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Bus Starbus  •  22 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels to Salou

$141

Bus FlixBus  •  24 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Airport to Barcelona N781
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Salou - Monument Jaume I

$98 - $165

Drive  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Salou 900.3 miles

$180 - $280

Fly Charleroi to Barcelona, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Barcelona (BCN) CRL - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Salou

$79 - $350

Fly Charleroi to Girona, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Girona (GRO) CRL - GRO
  2. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Salou

$71 - $354

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly to Barcelona  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Noord to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Eindhoven
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Barcelona (BCN) EIN - BCN
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Salou

$83 - $361

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Barcelona, train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Barcelona (BCN) CDG - BCN
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Salou

$156 - $395

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly to Reus  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Noord to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Eindhoven
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Reus (REU) EIN - REU

$193 - $961

Fly Antwerp to Barcelona, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Barcelona (BCN) ANR - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Salou

$79 - $313

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels and arriving at Salou. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Salou. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Salou via Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 41 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Salou is 1114 km. The road distance is 1440.4 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Salou without a car is to train which takes 10 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 41 min to get from Brussels to Salou, including transfers.

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Brussels to Salou bus services, operated by Starbus, depart from Brussels station.

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Brussels to Salou train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid/Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Salou is to train which takes 10 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Brussels to Salou bus services, operated by Starbus, arrive at Salou station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Salou.
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  • Distance: 696.5 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 41 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Salou, Spain?

You can take a train from Brussels to Salou via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Barcelona Sants in around 10 h 41 min. Alternatively, Starbus operates a bus from Brussels to Salou twice daily. Tickets cost $141 and the journey takes 22 h 45 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Charleroi to Girona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Eindhoven to Barcelona via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Eindhoven to Reus
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Antwerp to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $400
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $43
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.

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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
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Noord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Brussels to Salou
Ave. Duration
22 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$141
Schedules at
starbus.es
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels Airport to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
20 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Barcelona to Salou - Monument Jaume I
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat

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Brussels to Salou train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Salou station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Salou is 1440 km. It takes approximately 13 h 22 min to drive from Brussels to Salou.

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easyJet, Brussels Airlines, Vueling Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 2419+ hotels available in Salou. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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