Tourist Information Guide

How to get to Dalí Museum in Figueres from Barcelona

Page Content

Q: We are in Barcelona next month for a 5 day visit. My wife loves Salvador Dalí and as a surprise I would like to take her to his museum in Figueres. What is the best way to get to the Dalí museum in Figueres from Barcelona? Can I book this trip in advance?

A: There are quite a number of options You can travel by train, bus or organized tours, you could also hire a car and drive to the museum yourself. I have provided links below to the information sources you need to plan your trip.

Picture of Dalí Musuem in Figueres near Barcelona
Salvador Dalí Museum in Figueres

The organized trips can be booked online in advance of your trip. They also include an express entry ticket which enable you to avoid the queues at the museum which can be quite long during the high season.

Train from Barcelona to Figueres

Organized visit by high speed train (AVE) trip from Barcelona to Dalí Museum in Figueres plus additional trip to Girona.

Booking Information Click here to book your skip the line tickets online for full day trip to Dali Museum with the high speed train trip from Barcelona to Figueres and an additional visit to Girona


AVE stands for high speed train (Alta Velocidad in Spanish).

You can also arrange your own train journey from Barcelona. The trains leave from Passeig de Gràcia rail station.

RENFE train website.


Organized coach trip to Dalí museum

There is also an organized small group tour to the Dalí museum.

Booking Information Click here to book your tickets online for a day tour to Dalí museum and Girona from Barcelona in an airconditioned coach


Driving to the Dalí Museum from Barcelona.

We recommend you follow the link below where we have provided detailed driving instructions to get to the Dalí Museum from Barcelona. The journey is about 140 km.

Driving route from Barcelona to Dalí museum in Figueres.

Taxi to Dalí museum

You could arrange a taxi to the museum from Barcelona however this option would be quite expensive. A taxi can accommodate up to 4 passengers however and a return journey would be approximately 300 euros for 4 people. It is best to arrange this type of trip in advance with the taxi firm. For details on taxi companies see the following page

Taxi firms in Barcelona.

Bus Transfers to Figueres From Barcelona

For Bus transfers refer to Dalí Museum the following website - you will need the free Adobe Reader to access this page: Timetable for coach transfer between Barcelona and Figueres by Sagales.

Back To The Top Of The Page