One of the main thoroughfares of the road system in Terres de l'Ebre is the AP-7 motorway, which goes from La Jonquera all along the Mediterranean coast to the south of Spain. Another important road is the C-12, which is known as the Eix de l’Ebre
(Axis of the Ebre), and crosses the region from south to north connecting Terres to Lleida. The N-340 road and AP-7 motorway both come from Barcelona and follow the coastline. Lastly, the N-420 connects Zaragoza to Teruel, crossing the Terra Alta and Ribera d'Ebre regions. Furthermore, there is a whole network of secondary roads which allows communication by car to the different villages in Terres de l'Ebre.
Terres de l’Ebre has a good bus service connecting the cities, towns and villages in Catalonia and also the rest of Spain. Travellers also have the choice of town bus services in Tortosa and Amposta. As far as trains are concerned, there are three different train services. Two of them are Regional railway lines (RENFE), which cross Terres de l'Ebre, the first follows the coast and links the border with France and the south of Spain; the second joins Tarragona and Zaragoza, passing through the Ribera d'Ebre region. There is also a high speed train (called the AVE) which joins Madrid to Lleida and Tarragona.
Furthermore, Reus Airport is a few kilometres north of Terres de l'Ebre, and there are regular flights from there to different European capitals. Barcelona and Valencia international airports, two of the most important in Spain, are both around 150km from Terres de l'Ebre, Barcelona to the north and Valencia to the south.
For more information:
Autobusos Hife (Hife bus service)
C/Adrià d’Utrech, 1
Tel. 902 11 98 14
Xarxa de trens de RENFE (National train system)
Telephone information and booking:
902 24 02 02
Aeroport de Reus (Reus Airport)
Autovia Tarragona-Reus, s/n
43204 Reus (Tarragona)
Tel. 902 404 704