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Day trip

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Day trip

Hi

Whilst staying in Salou, we're planning on a day tirp to Barcelona, is it best to use the bus or train from Salou?

2 adults 50's, we like markets, unusual shops, shopping etc., etc., any suggestions for what to see / do whislt in Salou?

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1. Re: Day trip

TA Salou forum has several 'sticky' threads regarding transportation and Things To Do:

tripadvisor.ca/ShowForum-g562814-i9698-Salou…

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Personally I'd choose the train... it's much more convenient and faster than the bus. There are trains every hour -give or take- and in the morning and late afternoon more often. The journey takes 90'. Stop at Barcelona-Passeig de Gràcia, the stop before the end of the line, and you're at a stone's throw away from the centre.

Check RENFE website (train company) at www.renfe.es

My personal advice would be taking the Regional Express train at 8:43 in Salou to get to BCN at 10:23 so you can get the most out of the day.

Edited: 9:22 am, September 11, 2013
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3. Re: Day trip

Thank you Enric, just rhe information we required.

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4. Re: Day trip

Plana bus do guided trips to Barcelona

www.busplana.com/new2013/en/excursiones.php

There are frequent trains from Salou, there is also have a train station at Portaventura which may be closer to you depending which hotel you are staying in.

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5. Re: Day trip

Thanks for the replies, we're statying at CYE holiday centre.

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