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How to get to Torroella de Montgrí-Estartit – November 2019

You wonder how to get to Torroella de Montgrí-l’Estartit, then we offer the best ways to reach the village, either by public or private transport.

Car:  Torroella de Montgrí and L’Estartit (there are 6 km between L’Estartit and Torroella) are situated in the heart of the Costa Brava, with easy access from other coastal resorts and also from Girona, Barcelona and the French border, along the AP-7 motorway (exits 5 or 6).

Train: All trains running between Barcelona and the French border stop at Flaçà railway station, 16 km from Torroella de Montgrí. Express trains such as the TALGO only stop at Girona and Figueres, 45 and 39 km respectively from L’Estartit.

In Figueres – Vilafant and in Girona there is AVE station, it connects with Paris, Barcelona and Madrid with high speed system.

Bus: SARFA and AMPSA companies run regular bus services from Barcelona, Girona and the main towns on the Costa Brava.

Plane: The nearest international airports to Torroella de Montgrí and L’Estartit are Girona-Costa Brava and Barcelona. Girona-Costa Brava airport is 51 km from Torroella de Montgrí, Barcelona airport is situated 150 km from Torroella de Montgrí.

Boat: The marina and fishing port in L’Estartit are in a privileged location, protected by the Montgrí coast and situated on the cruiser route linking France – Barcelona – Balearic Islands – Southern Spain. Estartit Sailing Club, founded in 1961, is situated right in the middle of the harbour, on an area of 16.000 m2 with over 700 moorings, facilities for boats of up to 25 metres in length, wintering services, sailing school and other sports amenities.

Bicycle: From Torroella de Montgrí and L’Estartit you can access many cycling and mountain bike routes to discover the magnificent places of the Montgrí, Medes and Baix Ter Natural Park in a sustainable way. Some are stretches of longer routes such as the Pirinexus, which reaches the Pyrenees, or the Ruta del Ter. You will also find other routes that will allow you to discover La Plana de l’Empordà (the Empordà plain) and its nearest corners: Baix Empordà cycle tourism, Local Nature, Routes of the Consell Comarcal del Baix Empordà.