How To Find

Parking by the canalEmpuriabrava is well-connected to the regional transportation infrastructure and may be easily reached from Spain or France. The nearest airports are in Girona and Perpignan, France, both with inexpensive Ryanair routes. Barcelona, the largest international airport of Catalonia is within 170 km.

There is a good highway infrastructure and it takes 1.5-2 hours to drive from Barcelona and 45-50 minutes from Girona. The journey to Perpignan also takes less than 1 hour by highway.

If You Don't Have A Car

Nearest railways station is in Figueres, which is 12 km from the villa. Trains from Barcelona's Sants station arrive approximately every 45-50 min. Barcelona Sants is connected to Barcelona Airport by a rail link, so you may take a train right at the airport, then change to Catalonia Express at Sants. Travel time from Barcelona Sants is about 1.5 hours.

You may take a taxi at Figueres Station or ask us to organize a transfer.

Location Maps

Here are two maps with directions (pictures will open in new windows):

Detailed Driving Directions

From Barcelona's El Prat de Llobregat Airport, ~170 km

Leave the airport and take C-32B road direction Zona Franca, head towards Lleida, Girona. Close to Barcelona take C-32 then B-20 and head towards Girona. In 12 km take B-10 and then C-58/C-17 towards Girona. In 2 km take C-33, pass the toll (1.25 Euro) and in 12 km take E-15/AP-7 highway towards Girona. There will be a ticket dispensing toll in La Roca de Valles. After passing Girona head towards Figueres and take Exit 4 to Figueres, Roses (toll 8.25 Euro). Then head towards Portbou, Llanca, Roses. Take A-2 and in 2 km take N-11 towards La Jonquera, Franca. In 4 km close to Figueres take C-68 and in 10 km you'll arrive to Empuriabrava.

From Perpignan, France ~70 km

Leave Perpignan, take N-9 and then A9/E15 highway towards Boulou, Barcelone. Collect your toll ticket and in 16 km pay 2 Euro at Le Perthus toll. Then cross the Spanish border and collect your ticket at La Jonquera toll. In 16 km take Exit 3 to Figueres N., Roses, pay 1.75 Euro at Figueres Norte toll. After the toll before Figueres take A-2 and then immediately turn left to N-11. Pass Villabertran on the left, cross N-260 road and in ~1 km leave N-11 road by turning to Roses on the road junction. In 10 km you'll reach Empuriabrava.

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