Baekeland 2019

How to get there

The Universitat Rovira i Virgili is situated in Tarragona and is located in the south of Catalonia, in the northeastern corner of the Iberian Peninsula.

Well-connected to Europe and the rest of the peninsula, it offers easy access to two airports: one in Reus, just 5 kilometers away, and the other in Barcelona, just 95 kilometers away.

Conference venue: Hotel SB Ciutat de TarragonaPlaça Imperial Tarraco, 5, 43005, Tarragona.


How to arrive:

 By air

Reus Airport

www.aena-aeropuertos.es
Mainly low cost flights operate into Reus. If you fly into Reus you can either take a bus or a taxi from the airport to Tarragona, which is just 14 km away.

Barcelona International Airport

www.aena-aeropuertos.es
The majority of international flights arrive at terminal T1 in Barcelona airport. Some low cost companies still fly into terminal T2.

From the airport you can travel to Tarragona by train, bus or taxi (*)

* Taxis are always available just outside the arrival area of the airport. The actual price is 130 Euros. Please confirm this price with the taxi driver before you travel.

 By car:

From Barcelona. Motorway AP-7. Exit 33 Tarragona

From Barcelona. Motorway C-32 and Motorway AP-7. Exit 33 Tarragona

From Valencia. Motorway AP-7. Exit 33 Tarragona

From Zaragoza. Motorway AP-2. Exit 9, Montblanc

 By bus:

http://www.busplana.com/new2013/en/
The current timetable offers a direct bus from the airport to Tarragona every 2 hours. 
The price of a oneway ticket is 13 Euro

 By train:

www.renfe.com
If you arrive at terminal T1 you must take the shuttle bus to terminal T2 train station, to go to the Barcelona Sants station.

From the Barcelona Sants station you can take a:

- Regional train direct to Tarragona city station.

- High speed train to the Tarragona Camp station which is outside the city. From here you can take a taxi to Tarragona (20 minutes and 30 euros) or the Bus Transfer