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Barcelona to Tarragona by bus

The journey from Barcelona to Tarragona by bus is 50.88 mi and takes 1 hr 18 min. There are 28 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:05 AM and the last at 11:50 PM. It is possible to travel from Barcelona to Tarragona by bus for as little as $10.31 or as much as $17.52. The best price for this journey is $10.31.

Lowest Price$10.31
Journey Duration1 hr 18 min
Connection per Day28
Lowest Price$10.31
Highest Price$17.52
First Departure12:05 AM
Last Departure11:50 PM
Distance50.88 mi
DepartureBarcelona
ArrivalTarragona
CarriersBusPlana, Alsa

Barcelona to Tarragona Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Barcelona to Tarragona by bus?

Prices will vary when you travel from Barcelona to Tarragona. On average, though, you'll pay about $15.62 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $10.31, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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The prices for bus tickets from Barcelona to Tarragona vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $15.62. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does the journey from Barcelona to Tarragona take by bus?

The journey between Barcelona and Tarragona by bus is approximately 50.88 mi. It will take you more or less 1 hr 18 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Barcelona and Tarragona runs for about 50.88 mi and usually takes approximately 1 hr 18 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 hr 5 min. If you are trying to get from Barcelona to Tarragona as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

How many journeys from Barcelona to Tarragona are there every day?

The exact number of journeys from Barcelona to Tarragona can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 28 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Barcelona to Tarragona. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Barcelona to Tarragona varies, but in general, you can expect to find 28 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Barcelona to Tarragona. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Barcelona to Tarragona.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $0.14 to $14.01 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 99% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Tarragona

The cheapest Barcelona - Tarragona bus tickets can be found for as low as $9.69 if you’re lucky, or $10.72 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $11.34.

Find the best day to travel to Tarragona by bus

When travelling to Tarragona by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Services on board BusPlana and Alsa from Barcelona to Tarragona
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wifi WiFi check check
air_con Air conditioning check cross
luggage Luggage cross check
bicycle Bicycle cross check

Barcelona to Tarragona CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
5.73kg
Bus
6.14kg
Flight
16.38kg
Car
13.1kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Barcelona to Tarragona?
A bus ticket from Barcelona to Tarragona is $15.62. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $10.31.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Barcelona to Tarragona?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Barcelona to Tarragona is $10.31. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Barcelona and Tarragona by bus?
Barcelona to Tarragona is 50.88 mi.
How long does the bus between Barcelona and Tarragona take?
Barcelona to Tarragona is on average 1 hr 18 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 5 min.
Which companies operate from Barcelona to Tarragona?
The bus journey from Barcelona to Tarragona is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: BusPlana and Alsa.
How many bus connections per day go from Barcelona to Tarragona?
Barcelona to Tarragona has 28 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Barcelona to Tarragona leave?
The earliest bus from Barcelona to Tarragona departs at 12:05 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Barcelona to Tarragona depart?
The latest bus from Barcelona to Tarragona departs at 11:50 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Barcelona to Tarragona in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $10.31 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Barcelona to Tarragona?
There are on average 28 direct connection(s) from Barcelona to go to Tarragona.
What's the fastest journey time between Barcelona to Tarragona by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Barcelona and Tarragona is 1 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct bus from Barcelona to Tarragona?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Barcelona and Tarragona.
What are the CO2 emissions for Barcelona to Tarragona by bus?
The bus journey from Barcelona to Tarragona creates 6.14kg of CO2 emissions.

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