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How to arrive to Calafell beach, near Barcelona airport

Calafell beach located near Barcelona and Port Aventura Park, in the middle of the Costa Dorada, is one of the most charming and familiar towns on the Catalan coastline that offers many opportunities for outdoor sports, cultural and leisure activities, enjoy nature and disconnect from the daily routine.

Costa d’Or apartment hotel offers  you self catering apartments to rent with swimming-pool just 50 m from the beach, in the center of Calafell, close to supermarkets, bars and restaurants.

If you are looking for self catering apartment accommodation in Calafell well connected, as well as near the beach and in the center, Costa d’Or apartments will satisfy all your expectations.

Calafell beach has an excellent communication with Barcelona (68 km), Barcelona airport (55 km) Reus airport (40 km), Port Aventura World (50 km) and with Tarragona (40 km).

Costa d’Or apartment hotel offer you the opportunity to enjoy a family beach vacation at the seaside and visit Barcelona and its surroundings.

There are different ways of arriving to Costa d’Or apartments, to enjoy a family beach vacation in Calafell, whether you have your own vehicle or not. Calafell is very easy to reach by car or from Reus or Barcelona airports.

Self catering beach apartments to rent with pool near Barcelona, Spain

Apartments Costa d’Or

Vilamar 101 – 43820 Calafell – Spain
e-mail: info@hacostador.com
Phone: (00 34) 977 69 21 00
Fax: (00 34) 977 69 19 29

GPS  41.188413 , 1.577131

How to get

Barcelona Airport Terminal 1 -T1 (50 km)

Barcelona airport has 2 terminals (T1 and T2). Terminal T1 is the largest one and the low-cost companies land at terminal T2. It is quite easy to arrive to Calafell by public transport. The best option depends on the terminal that you arrive. Moreover there are free shuttle buses between both terminals (T1 and T2)

From Barcelona Airport you can arrive easily to Calafell by public transport (by train or by bus) or also by taxi. Moreover you can also arrive by renting a car for all the days or just for 1 day. Once at Calafell it is quite easy to arrive quickly everywhere by public transport, so we do not recommend you to rent a car, unless you arrive very late in the night.

Costa d’Or also offers you the possibility to book a taxi transfer to Costa d’Or apartments.

Bus L99 + Train

BUS L99 + TRAIN: (approximately 7 Euros / person, 90 min.)

From Barcelona airport it is possible to arrive to Calafell by bus plus train, it takes about 90 minutes. Costa d’Or Apartment hotel is located just 150 meters from the train station.

Instructions:

Bus L99: From Barcelona Airport Bus Station get the bus L99 direction Castelldefels and get off at Castelldefels “Avda. Constitució-Avda. Sta Maria”. It will be clearly signposted. These buses depart from Barcelona Airport Terminal 1 every 30 mins approx (x:15 und x:45 h). It takes 25 minutes. Last bus from Barcelona airport at 22:15 hrs. The bus stop in Castelldefels is located just in front of Castelldefels train station and is called “Avda. Constitució-Avda. Sta. Maria”.

You can see all bus stops: http://www.baixbus.cat/linies/L99

Train: At Castelldefels get the train to St. Vicenç de Calders at platform 1 and get off at Calafell. It will be clearly signposted. These trains depart every 30 mins approx (x:25 und x:55 h). It takes 35 minutes. Last trains from Castelledefels to Calafell at 22:25 hrs. und 23:25 hrs.

Tickets: Both tickets (bus plus train) cost about 7 Eur per person. For the train a special offer called Bonotren can also be bought. It is a zone ticket, approx. 35.-Euros 10 journeys. It is transferable. It can be bought at the train station.

Timetables:

BUS MON-BUS

MON-BUS BUS: (approximately 10 Euros / person, 90 min.)

From Barcelona airport (Terminal 1) it is also possible to arrive to Calafell by bus, it takes about 90 minutes. You will have to transfer in Vilanova I la Geltrú. The Apartment hotel Costa d’Or is located 150 metres from the bus stop.

Instructions:

From Barcelona Airport Terminal 1 get the bus to Vilanova i la Geltrú and get off at Vilanova (the last stop). There you will take another bus to Calafell. The bus departs every hour approx. Last bus at 19:40 hrs. Take the bus from MON-BUS company at the bus station from Terminal 1 (Buses “Interurbans” – Platforms from 7 to 11)

Bus Timetables: http://www.monbus.cat/

During the week there are buses every hour. On Saturdays they also work but not so often. There are no buses on Sundays or on holidays On Bank holidays 15/8, 11/9 there aren’t any buses.

Rent a car

RENT A CAR: (60 min.)

There is a car rental service at the same airport. Once at Calafell it is quite easy to arrive quickly everywhere by public transport, so we do not recommend you to rent a car, unless you arrive very late in the night. In that case you can rent just for one or some days and it is also possible to return the car in a different place.

Taxi

TAXI: (from 110–120 Euros, 60 min.)

From the Barcelona airport you can take a taxi, which can cost approximately 110–120 Euros, taking about 1 hour.

Book a Transfer

TRANSFER: (from 110–120 Euros, 60 min.).

If you book a transfer, a taxi driver will pick you at your arrival. Prices: Taxi for 4 people (110 Euros) or Minibus til 7 people (120 Euros).

Book a Transfer

Barcelona Airport Terminal 2 – T2 (50 km)

Barcelona airport has 2 terminals (T1 and T2). Terminal T1 is the largest one and the low-cost companies land at terminal T2. It is quite easy to arrive to Calafell by public transport. The best option depends on the terminal that you arrive. Moreover there are free shuttle buses between both terminals (T1 and T2)

From Barcelona Airport you can arrive easily to Calafell by public transport (by train or by bus) or also by taxi. Moreover you can also arrive by renting a car for all the days or just for 1 day. Once at Calafell it is quite easy to arrive quickly everywhere by public transport, so we do not recommend you to rent a car, unless you arrive very late in the night.

Costa d’Or also offers you the possibility to book a taxi transfer to Costa d’Or apartments.

 

TRAIN (approximately 5 Euros/person, 90 min.): From Barcelona airport it is possible to arrive at Calafell by train, it takes about 1 hour. Costa d’Or apartment hotel is located 150 meters from the train station.

  • Instructions: From Barcelona Airport get the train to Barcelona Sants. These trains depart every 30 mins approx. It takes 20 minutes. At Barcelona Sants transfer to platforms [Platform]. Get the train to St. Vicenç de Calders and get off at Calafell. It will be clearly signposted. These trains depart every 30 mins approx. It takes less than 1 hour. Last trains from Barcelona Sants approximately at 22 pm and 23 pm.
  • Prices: Return tickets costs approx. 5 Euros. Special offer !! Bonotren Zone ticket, approx. 35 Euros 10 journeys. Is transferable. It can be bought at any train station.
  • Train Timetables and Train Map: http://rodalies.gencat.cat/en/horaris/index.html

TAXI: (from 110–120 Euros, 60 min.). From the Barcelona airport you can take a taxi, which can cost approximately 110–120 Euros, taking about 1 hour.

TRANSFER: (from 110–120 Euros, 60 min.). If you book a transfer, a taxi driver will pick you at your arrival. Prices: Taxi for 4 people (110 Euros) or Minibus til 7 people (120 Euros).

Book a Transfer

RENT A CAR: (60 min.) There is a car rental service at the same airport. Once at Calafell it is quite easy to arrive quickly everywhere by public transport, so we do not recommend you to rent a car, unless you arrive very late in the night. In that case you can rent just for one or some days and it is also possible to return the car in a different place.

Reus Airport (45 km)

TAXI: (80–90 Euros, 40 min.).  From the Reus airport you can take a taxi, which can cost approximately 80–90 Euros, taking about 40 minutes.

TRANSFER:(80–90 Euros, 40 min.).  If you book a transfer, a taxi driver will pick you at your arrival. Prices for taxi for 4 people 80 Euros or minibus til 7 people 90 Euros.

Book a Transfer

RENT A CAR: (40 min.). There is a car rental service at the same airport. Once at Calafell is quite easy to arrive fast everywhere by public transport, so it is not necessary to rent the car for all the days.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT: Take a bus to Reus Train Station (30 min.). Bus timetables depend on flight arrivals. From Reus Train Sation there are train connections to Calafell . First of all get the train to Barcelona and get off at St. Vicenç de Calders (about 30 min). Once at St. Vicenç de Calders transfer to another a train to Barcelona and get off at Calafell (about 5 min). It will be clearly signposted. These trains depart every 30 min. approx. Last train from St. Vicenç de Calders to Calafell at 22:00 hrs. Costa d’Or apartment hotel is located 150 metres from the station.

Girona Airport (150 km)

CAR RENTAL: We recommend you to rent a car at Girona airport. Once in Calafell it is easy to visit the most important places by public transport so you can also rent the car just for a few days and return it in a different place.

TAXI: (from 210–250 Euros, 90 min.): It is a more expensive option.

TRANSFER:(from 210–250 Euros, 90 min.). Prices: Taxi for 4 people (210 Euros) or Minibus til 7 people (250 Euros).

Book a Transfer

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:It is also possible, but it takes longer due to the tranfers. We don’t recommend it if  you arrive late. Price about  15 .-Eur/person and travel time about 150 min. You have to take first one bus at Girona airport to Barcelona-Estació del Nord. It takes about an 1 hour. Bus timetables depend on flight arrivals. Bus timetables: www.barcelonanord.com. Once at Barcelona-Estació del Nord walk till the nearby Barcelona Arc de Triomf train station, and there get the train to Calafell. The trip takes about 1 hour. First get a train to Estació de Sants (it is a short trip and trains leaves very often) In Estacio de Sants transfer to platforms 9/10 and get the train to St. Vicenç de Calders and get off at Calafell. It will be clearly signposted. These trains depart every 30 mins approximately. It takes less than 1 hour. Last train from Barcelona Sants approximately at 22 pm and at 23 pm.

Coming from the autoroads AP-2 or AP-7 take the Exit 31, in El Vendrell. Then continue on the autoroad C-32 and exit in Calafell.

Once out, follow direction to Calafell Platja and you will arrive next to the train station. Go under it.

Continue on the right and make the change of direction at 50 m. After that you must turn right at the first or second streets allowed (Passatge de Sant Antoni or Pintor Mir). At the next corner you will find Vilamar  treet and Costa d’Or Apartments are on the corner.

REGULAR LINE (RODALIES)

It’s possible to arrive to Calafell by train. From Barcelona Sants and also from Barcelona airport. From Barcelona Sants it takes less than 1 hour.  Costa d’Or apartments are located only 150 metres from the station.

Instructions: Get the train to St. Vicenç de Calders (usually on platforms 9/10) and get off at Calafell. It will be clearly signposted. These trains depart every 30 mins approx. Last train at 22:00 hrs and 23:00hrs.

Prices: Return tickets costs approximatively 5.- Euros.

Special offer !! Bonotren Zone ticket. Approx. 35 Euros 10 journeys. . Can be bought at any train station and is tranferable.

Timetables : http://rodalies.gencat.cat/es/horaris/index.html

HIGH-SPEED TRAIN (AVE)

The high-speed train (AVE), has two stations near Calafell: Tarragona and Barcelona.

From Tarragona (Camp de Tarragona AVE station) it is only possible to arrive to Calafell by taxi. While from Barcelona Sants, you can arrive to Calafell by train, the train stops just 150 m from Apartment Hotel Costa d’Or.

AVE Station (Barcelona Sants)

At Barcelona Sants you will have to transfer and get the train to St. Vicenç de Calders (usually on platforms  9/10 and get off at Calafell. It will be clearly signposted. These trains depart every 30 mins approx. It takes less than 1 hour. Last trains from Barcelona Sants approximately at 22 hrs and 23 hrs.

Prices: Return tickets costs approx. 5 Euros. Special offer !! Bonotren Zone ticket, approx. 35 Euros 10 journeys. It is transferable. Can be bought at any train station.

Timetables: http://rodalies.gencat.cat/es/horaris/index.html

AVE Station (Camp de Tarragona)

From the Camp de Tarragona AVE Station we recommend you to take a taxi and takes about 40 minutes to arrive to Apartments Costa d’Or, the price would be about 80 Euros.