Vila-seca, with its La Pineda Platja, is right in the middle of the Costa Daurada, located in the Tarragonès district, between the municipal limits of Tarragona, Reus, Cambrils and Salou. Located only one hour from Barcelona, Vila-seca has a great transport network that makes travel through the province and to and from the rest of the country easy and fast.
The great road network means that travel is convenient and easy by public or private transport. Thus, Autocars Plana has coaches that run every 30 minutes during the summer season to go to Salou, Cambrils and Port Aventura, or to head towards Tarragona, Reus and Barcelona. There are also Hife and Alsa coach companies, which go directly to other more distant locations such as Saragossa and Madrid.
Phone: 977 38 55 01
- AUTOCARS HIFE
902 11 98 14
902 02 79 49
- AUTOCARS ALSA
Phone: 902 42 22 42
The Costa Daurada has a high speed rail (AVE) station in Camp de Tarragona, located only 20km from Vila-seca, where both AVE and Altaria trains stop, from where you can then travel to Tarragona and other municipalities via coach or taxi service.
Vila-seca also has a train station with local and medium and long distance trains with destinations throughout Spain.
- RENFE – Vila-seca Station
Carrer de Galceran de Pinós, 5, Vila-seca
- RENFE – PortAventura Station
Avinguda Joan Fuster, no number Salou
- RENFE – AVE
Camp de Tarragona Station
Perafort – La Secuita
The destination has two airports that are quite close, Reus and Prat de Llobregat (Barcelona)
Tarragona-Reus dual carriageway, no number 43204 Reus (Tarragona)
Over a dozen airlines operate from this airport, only 8km away from Vila-seca, and with both national and international flights. Reus Airport also has coach service with service to Reus, Tarragona, Valls, Cambrils, Vila-seca, La Pineda and Salou. There is also a taxi service and car hire companies.
Transport from airport:
- Autocars Plana offers you the possibility of travelling from the airport to Salou, Cambrils, Vila-seca, La Pineda Platja and PortAventura World.
Carretera del Prat de Llobregat, 08820 El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona
The Barcelona Airport is some 100 kilometres from Vila-seca, with airlines there with intercontinental, international and national flights. The Barcelona Airport has coaches that travel directly to nearly all of Catalonia, as well as taxi service and vehicle hire.
Transport from airport:
The company Bus Plana has coach service from the Barcelona Airport to the province of Tarragona. And from Torredembarra, Altafulla, Tarragona, Vila-seca, la Pineda Platja, PortAventura World, Salou, Vilafortuny, Cambrils and Reus. There are also stops next to the large majority of apartments, hotels and campgrounds on the Costa Daurada, on the same journey.
- Avis: Tel. 902 108 495
- Europcar: Tel. 902 105 055
- Firefly: Tel. 931 935 705
- Enterprise: Tel. 935 219 095
- Soll-Mar: Tel. 934 788 795
You can reach the Costa Daurada from the Barcelona Airport, although you will first need to go into Sants Station in Barcelona, from where you can travel with medium distance and regional trains to different locations along the Mediterranean corridor, from Barcelona to València, which make stops in all coastal stations of Camp de Tarragona, including Tarragona, Salou, Cambrils, Vila-seca and PortAventura World.
Two dual carriageways traverse the Costa Daurada, the AP-7, or motorway of the Mediterranean, which goes from Junquera (on the French border) to Alacant, and the AP-2 that links the Basque Country to Barcelona via Tarragona.
With regard to secondary roads, the N-340 merits mention, which connects Girona to eastern Spain, following the coast.
- AP-7 DUAL CARRIAGEWAY Exit 35 Vila-seca, PortAventura
- MOTORWAY OF THE MEDITERRANEAN (former N-340)
VILA-SECA AND LA PINEDA TAXI SERVICES
Carrer de la Riera, 3 (Vila-seca)
Taxi La Pineda
Passeig de Pau Casals, 66
Carrer de Muntanyals
977 39 05 05 / 691 32 55 22