There are 6 ways to get from Valencia to Tarragona by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Tarragona Em

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Valence to Tarragone 161.5 miles

$16

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Tarragona

$25 - $40

Train, bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Massalfassar to Castelló de la Plana C-6
  2. Take the bus from Castellón de la Plana to Port Aventura

$28 - $57

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Tarragona 161.1 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, train  •  4 h 23 min

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

$41 - $173

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Tarragona is to rideshare which costs 14€ and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Tarragona is to train which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Valencia and Tarragona is 229 km. The road distance is 257.8 km.

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The train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Tarragona takes 2 h 5 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valencia and arriving at Tarragona. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla and arriving at Tarragona. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Valencia to Tarragona every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Valencia to Tarragona 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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
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
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
renfe.com
Valencia Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Massalfassar to Castelló de la Plana
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Castellón de la Plana to Port Aventura
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Valence to Tarragone
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Book at
blablacar.es

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