Platja d'Aro travel guide

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You're Going to Love Platja d'Aro

Platja d'Aro is a must-see destination in Catalonia, Spain.

When to visit Platja d'Aro

Platja d'Aro in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Platja d'Aro in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Platja d'Aro


Although Platja d'Aro doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Girona Costa Brava (GRO), which is located 27 km from Platja d'Aro.


Renfe is the most popular train carrier serving Platja d'Aro, followed by iryo. The train journey from Platja d'Aro to Girona takes 0h 39m and costs around $24 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Perpignan, expect to pay about $25 for a 1h 23m trip.


Another option to get to Platja d'Aro is to pick up a car hire from Barcelona, which is about 88 km from Platja d'Aro. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Record Go, among others, in Barcelona.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Platja d'Aro, including ALSA, FlixBus and BlaBlaBus. From Perpignan, the bus ride to Platja d'Aro takes 209 km and will cost you around $12. From Zaragoza, the ticket costs about $10 for a journey of 338 km.

Airports near Platja d'Aro

Airlines serving Platja d'Aro

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
Good (2,062 reviews)
Air France
Good (817 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,240 reviews)
Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
Good (394 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (3,969 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (194 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (725 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Where to stay in Platja d'Aro

Average rates range from around $116 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $472 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Platja d'Aro

Most booked hotels in Platja d'Aro

Hotel Aromar
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
Hotel Costa Brava
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
Hotel Cap Roig by Brava Hoteles
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
htop Caleta Palace
Good (7.5, Good reviews)
Aparthotel Comtat Sant Jordi
Good (7.3, Good reviews)
htop Platja Park
Good (6.9, Good reviews)

Hiring a car in Platja d'Aro

Expect to pay $3.13 per litre in Platja d'Aro (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $37.52 and $50.02. Mini (Citroen C1 or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Platja d'Aro, while also 88% cheaper than other types, on average.