There are 4 ways to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants Avn / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Tarragona Re / ...

19€ - 60€

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Bus  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Girona-Aeroport to Barcelona Nord Bcn15 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona Nord to Tarragona 262 / ...

16€ - 35€

2 alternative options

Bus via l'Hospitalet de Llobregat  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Girona-Aeroport to Barcelona Airport 602
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona Airport El Prat T1 to Tarragona Airport Barcelona - Reus / ...

20€ - 34€

Drive  •  1h 43m

  1. Drive from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona 178.9 km

19€ - 28€

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The cheapest way to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona is to bus which costs 15€ - 35€ and takes 3h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona is to drive which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 1h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona. However, there are services departing from Girona-Aeroport and arriving at Tarragona via Barcelona Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 34m.

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The distance between Girona Airport (GRO) and Tarragona is 153 km. The road distance is 178.9 km.

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The best way to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona without a car is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs 19€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona, including transfers.

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Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona bus services, operated by Barcelona Bus, S.L., depart from Girona-Aeroport station.

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The best way to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs 19€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 35€ and takes 3h 34m.

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Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Tarragona station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona is 179 km. It takes approximately 1h 43m to drive from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona.

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Map of how to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona.
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  • Distance: 153.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 45m

What companies run services between Girona Airport (GRO), Spain and Tarragona, Spain?

You can take a train from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona via Girona, Girona, and Barcelona-Sants in around 2h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Girona Airport (GRO) to Tarragona via Barcelona Nord in around 3h 34m.

Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Renfe AVE
Bus operators
Barcelona Bus, S.L.
Phone
+34 972 35 04 87
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Girona-Aeroport to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Barcelona Bus, S.L.
Sagales
Phone
93 593 13 00
Email
info@sagales.com
Website
sagales.com
Bus from Girona Costa Brava Airport to Barcelona Bus Station North
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Sagales
Bus from Girona-Aeroport to Barcelona Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 18€
Website
Sagales
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Girona Airport to Barcelona, Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Eurolines FR
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
alsa.com
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Barcelona Airport El Prat T1 to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
Plana
Phone
+34 977 55 36 80
Email
comercial.online@busplana.com
Website
busplana.com
Bus from Barcelona El Prat Airport Terminal 1 to Tarragona Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Plana

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