CEICS, Campus of International excellence southern catalonia Coordinated by URV · Rovira i Virgili University

CEICS Nobel campus settings

All the activities will be held at the PortAventura Convention Centre and the accommodation of the young researchers and the Nobel laureates will be selected at the Hotel PortAventura, just five minutes walking from the convention centre.

Port Aventura map

PortAventura Convention Centre is  at the Avinguda Alcalde Pere Molas, Km 2 in  Vila-seca. It’s  just ten minutes from Reus Airport and 1 hour from Barcelona Airport by car. There are a train station which connects directly to Barcelona Sants and port Aventura and it is 5 minutes drive from the AP-7 highway.

At the airports and the AVE train station, you can get a taxi or a  bus.

PortAventura Location >>

How to arrive

By Airplane

If you choose to fly in, you can land at three different airports near PortAventura.

Reus Airport

PortAventura is just 10 minutes away from Reus Airport (Tarragona).

Barcelona Airport

Route from Barcelona >>

PortAventura is one hour from Barcelona's Airport.

Girona Airport

Route from Girona >>

Girona is a 2.5 hour drive from PortAventura.

By Train

If you choose train as your transportation mean, RENFE or AVE offers you two practical options:


PortAventura counts with its own train station with connections from the main stations. The timetables are available at RENFE. For detailed information or to book: 902 24 02 02 or www.renfe.es


Train map >>

From Madrid (in only 3 hours), from Guadalajara, Calatayud, Zaragoza o Lleida; the high speed train, will take you to Camp Tarragona Station. For detailed information or to book: 902 24 02 02 or www.renfe.es/ave/

20 min.

By car or bus

PortAventura is located at the exit 35 of the AP-7 highway or the Mediterranean Highway (E-15 form the European route)

From France

Route from France >>

If you come form La Jonquera or South Spain, the AP-7 will lead you all the way to PortAventura.

From Barcelona or El Vendrell

Route from Barcelona>>

If you come from Barcelona or El Vendrell by the C-32, you will connect directly with the AP-7.

From Zaragoza and Basque Country

Route from BC >> Route from Zaragoza >>

For those who come from Basque Country or Zaragoza by the AP-2, will connect easily with the AP-7.

GPS Coordinates

  • Decimal: 41.0980667. 1. 153956055
  • Degrees:  Latitude: 41o05’53” N
  • Longitude: 01o09’14” E

Port Aventura location map  Port Aventura location map from Europe

Phone +34 977 29 70 11
C. de l'Escorxador, s/n
43003 Tarragona

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Financed by the Spanish Ministry of Education at the 2009 call for proposals.