There are 3 ways to get from Portbou to Roses by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Port Bou to Figueres R / ...
  2. Take the bus from Figueres to Roses 12 / ...

$6 - $20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Portbou to Roses 20.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Portbou to Roses 20.5 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The distance between Portbou and Roses is 18 km. The road distance is 32.8 km.

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The best way to get from Portbou to Roses without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Portbou to Roses, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portbou to Roses is 33 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Portbou to Roses.

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There are 2514+ hotels available in Roses. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Portbou to Roses.
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  • Distance: 11.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

What companies run services between Portbou, Spain and Roses, Catalonia, Spain?

There is no direct connection from Portbou to Roses. However, you can take the train to Figueres then take the bus to Roses. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Roses.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Port Bou to Figueres
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Portbou to Roses
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Taxi Vilafant Lic. 2
Phone
+34 606 73 23 13
Servei De Taxi Figueres
Phone
+34 972 93 22 51

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