Barcelona will host the second World Rallycross of Spain, as the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented Monster Energy visits the second Formula One venue in the calendar - Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Based in the stadium section, fans can expect an up close and personal experience with the World RX Supercar beasts.
Barcelona RX will be staged at the famous Circuit de Barcelona-Catalyuna which is 12 miles (20km) north-east of Barcelona city centre. It is situated in a small town called Montmelo.
Camino Mas Moreneta, 08160 Montmeló, Barcelona, Spainhttp://www.circuitcat.com/
Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya is located 32 km from Barcelona and 18 km from the Costa de Barcelona. The Circuit is located between two major communication roads and is well sign-posted.
When travelling by car, follow the C-17 road (exit Montmeló), or the AP-7 highway. If you choose the AP-7 toll highway, you have several exits to reach the Circuit: 13, 14 and 15.
Access by train from Barcelona:
Cercanías (commuter trains):
Line R2 Castelldefels Granollers Centre and R2 Nord Aeroport Maçanet Massanes
Travellers have four trains per hour available on working days and two trains on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. The trip duration is of 30 minutes from the Barcelona Sants station, 25 minutes from Barcelona Pg. de Gràcia and 21 minutes from Barcelona El Clot-Aragó. Stop at the Montmeló train station.
Access by train from Girona:
Cercanías (commuter trains):
Line R11 Barcelona Sants Girona Portbou
Travellers have two trains per hour on working days to the Granollers Centre station and one train on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. The trip duration is of 1 hour from the Girona train station. Once arrived in Granollers Centre, take line R2 or R8 to Montmeló.
AVE (high-speed train):
Figueres Vilafant – Girona – Barcelona Sants
Approx. trip duration from Girona to Barcelona Sants: 38 minutes. Travellers with an AVE ticket get a free ticket for the commuter train (Cercanías) on departure and on arrival, including the connection service to the El Prat T2 and Barajas T4 airport stations (the Cercanías ticket is available at the ticket sales machines using the code printed on the AVE ticket). Seat booking is compulsory in these trains. Information, purchase and enquiries at www.renfe.com.
Walking from the train station
From the RENFE train station in Montmeló there is an approx. 45-minute walk to the Circuit.
Access by bus with the Sagalés bus line:
Línea 510 Montornès Montmeló Granollers
It stops in Montmeló on work days, from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. There is also service on weekends, holidays and during August http://bit.ly/1rWhQiS. The most suitable stops to get to Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya by foot are:
- P.I. Pedregar Verneda - C/Rec Molinar (110 metres from the Circuit), P.I. El Pedregar - Verneda del Congost - Camí del Fondo (500 metres), P.I. El Pedregar - Verneda del Congost – under the highway bridge (10 minutes walk), P.I. El Pedregar - Ronda del Pedregar (13 min.), Ctra. de Vic - Mossèn Cinto Verdaguer (15 min.), RENFE Commuter Train Station (25 min.)
Línea 375 Montmeló Parets del Vallès Montornès Montmeló
From Monday to Friday (work days), August included, service from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. http://bit.ly/1xVXrvX The stops in the area of Montmeló are:
- RENFE Commuter Train Station (20 min.), P.I. Circuit – Camí Fondo (25 min from the Circuit)
Línea 370 Parets del Vallès Montmeló Montornès Parets del Vallès
From Monday to Friday (work days), August included. This service is available from 6:00 a.m. to approx. 15:00 p.m. in Montmeló. http://bit.ly/1COyJm6
The stops are:
RENFE Commuter Train Station (25 min.), P.I. Circuit – Camí Fondo (24 min.), Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya (1 min.)
For further information, please check the route search engine at www.sagales.com or the tourist service section for special services on race days. You may also call +34 902 13 0014.