There are 4 ways to get from Valencia to Salou by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Salou Tlg

$29 - $45

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Bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Tarragona

$28 - $48

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Salou 154.5 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, train  •  4 h 44 min

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

$43 - $173

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The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Salou is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Salou is to train which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Valencia to Salou. However, there are services departing from Valencia and arriving at Salou - Av. Principat d'Andorra via Tarragona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Valencia Estacio del Nord and arriving at Salou. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Valencia and Salou is 220 km. The road distance is 247.2 km.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Salou without a car is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 25€ - 40€.

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The train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Salou takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Valencia to Salou bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Valencia station.

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Valencia to Salou train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Valencia Estacio del Nord station.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Salou is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 25€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 45€ and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Valencia to Salou bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Tarragona station.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Salou.
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  • Distance: 137.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Valencia to Salou every 3 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Valencia to Salou 4 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Salou
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
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
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Valencia to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
alsa.com

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