Girona Airport has no rail connection, but it is possible to travel by bus or taxi to Girona and take a train from there to Barcelona. Trains to the Catalan capital leave, on average, every half hour. The price is dependent on the company and varies between €6.00 and €15.00. See also the website of the Spanish Railroads RENFE.
Car and bus
The airport is accessible via highway N-11 (Madrid-La Junquera), the toll road A-7 (Barcelona-France), or the C-25 (Girona-Lleida). All roads have clear signs to the airport. Most people travel via the toll road, this is accessible from the airport via the GI-534, after another half kilometer you come to a roundabout, follow it in the direction of Barcelona. The toll costs approximately €10.00 to Barcelona.
Before the Arrivals Hall there are bus stops for three bus lines: to Girona, to Costa Brava, and to Barcelona. These buses can be very busy, especially after the arrival of a budget flight.
- A bus leaves every 20 minutes from 5:00 in the morning to Girona. In Girona you can take a bus to one of the popular seaside resorts.
- Some seaside resorts are directly accessible from the airport: Lloret de Mar, Blanes, Malgrat de Mar, Santa Susanna and Calella de la Costa.
- The bus to the center of Barcelona leaves only upon the arrival of airplanes, the ride is one and a half hours and the cost is €11.00, one-way.
Car rental - Girona-Costa Brava Airport
The counters of four car rental companies can be found in the Arrivals Hall: Hertz, Avis, Europcar and Auriga. You can also reserve a rental car in advance using the service EasyTerra provides, they compare the rates of several providers in a single quote.
Girona Airport taxis take a maximum of four passengers, including children. Prices for popular destinations are: Platja D'Ora (40 kilometers) € 45.00, Lloret de Mar (28 kilometers) €40.00 and Barcelona (103 kilometers) €115.00.
Short-term parking at the airport was free, but that has ended with the expansion of the parking capacity, however, the rates are reasonable, the first hour costs €0.90 and is €0.75 per hour thereafter.
Long-term parking is the responsibility of Punt Central (tel: +34(0)972 477 514), which is a guarded, covered lot with free shuttle buses to the terminals, parking for a week costs approximately €40.00.