How to get to Cardona

Cardona is just over an hour from Barcelona, a little under half an hour from Montserrat and is easy to reach by road. Cardona is 90 km from Barcelona on the C-55 and C-16 on the Manresa-Solsona road.

From Barcelona

  1. Motorway C-58 (Terrassa-Manresa).
  2. NII to Manresa (exit 132).
  3. C-55 to Cardona.

From Lleida

  1. Transversal Arterial Road C-25 to Manresa.
  2. C-55 to Cardona.

From Girona

  1. Transversal Arterial Road C-25 to Manresa.
  2. C-55 to Cardona.

From Tarragona

  1. Motorway AP-7 to Martorell.
  2. NII to Manresa (exit 132).
  3. C-55 to Cardona.

To reach Cardona there is also a regular bus service that covers the Barcelona-Andorra route. The company ALSA runs four buses a day to Cardona. Cardona does not have a station but the neighbouring city of Manresa, 30 km from Cardona, has both RENFE and FGC railway services that connect to Catalonia’s main cities, and buses that connect to Cardona. From the main airport in Catalonia, Barcelona El Prat, Cardona can be reached on the A-2 and the C-55 towards Manresa. Barcelona El Prat airport is 100 km from Cardona. During the year there is a half-day trip from Barcelona upon which it is possible to visit the two main tourism resources of Cardona: the Salt Mountain and the Castle.

 

Bus from Barcelona: www.alsa.es

Train (Manresa station) : www.renfe.es

Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat (Manresa station): www.fgc.cat

 

Car parks

Car park “Les Torretes” Rastrillo
Avda. Rastrillo
Free – open air – No surveillance

Car park “Cal Badia”
Pl. Compte Guifré el Pelós
Paid car park– Interior – With surveillance

Car park Castell / Castillo / Castle / Château
Castell de Cardona
Free  – open air – No surveillance

Car park “El Portalet”
Pl. del Portalet
Free. – open air – No surveillance

Car park Parc Cultural de la Muntanya de Sal
Carretera de la Mina s/n
Free  – open air – No surveillance

Car park “Plaça Fira”
Plaça de la Fira
Paid car park – open air – No surveillance

Car park “Santa Llúcia”
Carretera del Miracle s/n
Free – open air – No surveillance

Car park “Zona Camp de Futbol”
Camp de Futbol Municipal
Free  – open air – No surveillance