How to Get from Pineda de Mar to Other Destinations
Located at the south of Costa Brava region and one hour away from Barcelona, Pina de Mar is a peaceful holiday destination less overcrowded than other cities along the coast. This resort is perfect for families. It also has the longest beach in the region and has folk and art festivals all year round with lots of music and dancing. For a more active holiday, you can go hiking or mountain biking at Montnegre Nature Park, or try water sports on the beach. You can enjoy tapas and seafood at the restaurants. Two big airports, Costa Brava and El Prat serve the resort. Also, another resort town Lloret de Mar is 20km away.
Taxi from Pineda de Mar
Taxi from Pineda de Mar to El Prat Airport costs around €120 and takes an hour. To Costa Brava air hub, it costs €50 and the journey is 40 minutes. But the price changes with the night tariff as well as weekends and holidays tariffs and a fee for larger suitcases is provided. To Barcelona Port, you pay for the port entrance as well and calling a taxi is also €1.20. With so many extra fees, taxis lose their advantage over private transfers. Cabs are metered but it is safer to ask your hotel to call one rather than flagging one on the street.
Public Transport from Pineda de Mar
Public transport is your cheapest option to get to other destinations from this area. To Girona Airport, you can take the bus 605 but it is only 3 times a day and you have to change to routes 601 or 603 at Vilobí d'Onyar or Blanes. To get to El Prat, you have five connections a day and it costs €9.8 and to the capital city center, it is €5.25. As for cruise terminal, you can take the bus V17 if you have luggage, or take a short walk. For a train ride, you have to go to the train station closest to Pineda de Mar, which is Calella. There is a direct train to Barcelona from there for €4 that takes 1 hour, to Girona you have to change to the bus again and it is not advisable timewise.
Transfer from Pineda de Mar
Despite its lower prices, the public transport from Pineda de Mar requires changes that might be time-consuming and with luggage, it is not an easy thing to do. In addition, the taxi prices change along with your journey. Private transfer offers the comfort and speed of taxi at fixed prices. At kiwitaxi.com, you can book your transfer from Pineda de Mar to El Prat for €101 and to Girona for €60. You can pay the fixed price for your transfer either online with your credit card or later to your driver. Your driver will pick you up in Pineda de Mar and drive you to your destination, you just enjoy your transfer.