Getting To Sitges, Barcelona, Spain
Sitges is located just 30 minutes from El Prat International Airport in Barcelona. The airport is well served by European and global carriers.
Sitges makes the perfect base to visit Barcelona with trains running approximately every 20 minutes.
Sitges is well serviced by rail, road and air, making it a very easy destination to visit. The airport in Barcelona is one of the most modern in Europe and the train from the airport and the village is fast and efficient. There are also regular bus services to and from the airport and the centre of Barcelona.
From Barcelona El Prat Airport to Sitges
The majority of visitors to Sitges arrive via Barcelona’s Aeroport del Prat, which is located some 20km from Sitges. To get to Sitges from the airport there are three options, train, bus and taxi.
When you arrive at the airport, go through arrivals and follow the signs for the Train Station (Marked RENFE). You will see a long walkway that operates between Terminal A and B.
Get on any of the trains and then get back off at the first stop, El Prat de Llobregat station. Go up the escalator, turn left and then go immediately down the next escalator. Take the train that says “Vilanova G” or “St. Vincenç de Calders” on the front. Watch the signs and get off at the Sitges Stop. It takes approximately 20 minutes.
Single Journey: €3.80
Return Journey: €7.60
After 10.25 p.m. or 22.25 your only option is The Mon Bus. It is the best option which now leaves between Terminal B & C.
There are plenty of taxi’s available at the airport no matter what time your flight arrives. A taxi from the airport to Sitges costs just under EUR 70 depending on the time of day, number of passengers etc.
The MonBus runs twice per hour from Monday to Friday during the day. On Saturdays the bus runs every hour. On Sundays and Holidays they run nine times per day.
The night bus runs four times per hour from 00:55 until 04:50.
For details of the times of the MonBus check the MonBus Website. Go to the ‘Timetable Searcher’ and key in ‘Aeroport’ to ‘Sitges’. The times provided will be either for Monday – Friday, Saturdays, Sundays or Nighttime. It is important to check this as it may be subject to change.
On your return to the Airport, the bus leaves from close to the train station at Parc can Robert on Passeig de Vilafranca (just under the bridge after Sitges’ main tourist information office).
From Barcelona City Centre to Sitges
You need to get the train from Sants or Paseo de Gracia station. Take the train that says “Vilanova G” on the front.
Trains to Sitges from Barcelona run approximately every twenty minutes, starting at 06:50 (from Estacio de França) and finishing at 18:50 from Barcelona Sants). The journey lasts 46 minutes from Estacio de França, 37 minutes from Passeig de Gracia and 30 minutes from Estacio Sants. Train times are subject to change – it is therefore best to check the Official Renfe website
Buses to Sitges from Barcelona leave from Plaza Espanya and Ronda Universitat during the day. They are run by a bus company called MonBus. The journey from Ronda Universitat to Sitges takes 55 minutes and from Plaza Espanya it takes 45 minutes – although this can be longer at weekends as the bus makes more stops. The buses go via Barcelona airport (El Prat de Llobregat).
The Night Buses are under a different name – they are not called MonBus and are simply given numbers N30, N31 or N32. They run from Plaza Catalunya rather than Ronda Universitat or Plaza Espanya. The night bus journey is shorter as it goes directly from Barcelona to Sitges, with the journey time lasting 35 minutes.
Sitges is located approximately 42 km south of Barcelona. A taxi journey will take about 40 minutes and cost about €85.00 .
From Reus Airport to Sitges
Our recommendation is to get either the bus or a taxi from the airport to Tarragona Station.
*Times Subject to change – Mondays to Fridays: 07:25, 08:25, 09:25, 12:55, 13:55, 14:55, 17:55, 18:55 and 19:55.
Info – 0034 977 770 698. – Fare EUR 3
Otherwise get a taxi – Fare EUR 15 approx
Option 1 – More trains, but one change.
At Tarragona you have two choices – Option 1 – Take the train to San Vicencs de Calders. You leave the station and go outside to the local trains platform which is in the open air. Change trains there for Sitges train (sixth stop). Trains to Sitges are every 15 minutes.
Option 2 – Less trains but direct to Sitges.
Trains from Tarragona are also very frequent. You are heading north, towards Barcelona.Buy a ticket straight through to Sitges. Prices vary in Spain depending on the type of train, so a straight through ticket is recommended.
Not all trains stop at Sitges, so be sure to ask.
The whole trip should be about 1 hour 15 minutes.
From Girona Airport to Sitges
Take a taxi to Girona Station, from there take the train to “Sants Station”. There you can catch the train to Sitges.
Trains from Girona to Barcelona takes about 1’20/1’30 h. There are a few that take just one hour. Then you have to add the Sitges train time. Expect 2’30 h. of total time, including the break between the Girona train and the Sitges one, at Sants Estació.
– Girona to Sants (Approx EUR 6)
– Sants to Sitges (Approx EUR 4.50)
Most of the hotels in Sitges are in the centre of the Village. The best options are on the seafront offering beautiful views of the Mediterranean.
Located a 10 minute taxi drive from the centre of town, this is the only 5 star hotel in Sitges and one of the best!
New, 4 star hotel in the heart of Sitges with beautiful rooms, a skybar with pool and stunning day spa for relaxing!
The Hotel Medium is located in the heart of Sitges just seconds from the centre of town with a great pool.
The Hotel ME Terramar Sitges is one of the finest hotels in Sitges with its own beach club and large rooms.
Find the cheapest ticket price to Sitges!
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