Reus Airport:

Reus Airport (REU) is the closest airport to Salou located by the beaches of Costa Daurada and just 11km approximately a 15 minute drive from the town centre, making it the most convenient airport to use for your visit to Salou. It is most popular with the large amount of tourists destined for Salou and Cambrils as well as Barcelona, which is approximately 88 kilometres from Salou. It is also close to Portaventura World, which attracts around 3.5 million visitors per year.

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Reus Airport

Getting from the airport to Salou:

Taxi:

There is a taxi rank located directly outside the arrivals area. There will be taxis available here when your flight arrives and often will have an assistant available to help. There may be a little waiting time if there is a lot of demand. 

Private Transfer: 

If you would like some star treatment or are travelling in a large group. Book a private transfer, in my experience the cost is the same as the airport taxis. 

Bus Plana: 

The cheapest option is to travel by bus. This should be Pre booked, more information here

Car Hire: 

There is two car hire company’s operating out of Reus airport. Both check in desks are within the terminal. 
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Goldcar Rental


Olimpiarent are based in Salou but will meet you at the airport – If you only need a car for a few days and want to drop it off in Salou before you enjoy the rest of your holiday, this may be a good option for you.  

Tips when hiring a car:

  • There isn’t a filling station at the airport so be sure to refuel before leaving Salou.
  • Car hire excess insurance has now become very popular when hiring a car and can greatly reduce the over all cost of hire.
  • Compare car hire prices here.


Getting From Salou To Reus Airport:

Taxi: 

Taxis can be called from the hotel reception. If you are staying in private accommodation we recommend a private transfer. 

Private Transfer: 

Same as above, transfers can be booked here

Bus Plana: 

Same as above, remember to Pre book. More information here

When To Arrive At Reus Airport: 

Best to check with your airline, this is normally printed on your ticket. 


Airport Facilities: 

Shop:

There is a small shop in the departures hall. 

Restaurant: 

There is a basic restaurant in the airport after security in the departure lounge. It serves snacks, sandwiches, drinks and some hot food with seating provided.

Duty Free: 

There is a small duty free in the departure lounge. Items for sale include souvenirs, chocolate, alcohol, cigarettes and perfumes. 

Helpful Links: 

Private Transfer 
Hotels Near Reus Airport 
Hotels In Salou 
Passenger Services 
Flight Information 
Lost and Found 
Luggage 
People With Reduced Mobility 
Information Services 

What To Do In Salou:

Check out our blog post on 25 things to do in Salou.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Where is Reus Airport

Reus Airport (REU) is the closest airport to Salou located by the beaches of Costa Daurada and just 11km approximately a 13 minute drive from the centre of the town of Salou

Can I Hire A Car In Reus Airport

There is two car hire company’s operating out of Reus airport. Both check in desks are within the terminal.

Is There A Duty Free In Reus Airport

There is a small duty free in the departure lounge. Items for sale include souvenirs, chocolate, alcohol, cigarettes and perfumes

Is There A Smoking Area In Reus Airport

There is no smoking area available in the airport, before you enter the terminal building is the last area to have a cigarette before you check in your luggage.

Is There A Restaurant In Reus Airport

There is a basic restaurant in the airport after security in the departure lounge. It serves snacks, sandwiches, drinks and some hot food with seating provided.

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