Travelling to The Actors Space
Here’s information to help you plan your travel if you’ve booked on one of our residential courses. The Actors Space teaching and training venue is located near Barcelona, Spain. Vic, the nearest town, is four miles and has a mainline rail station and bus station with routes to and from Girona and Barcelona (both approx 1 1/2 hrs away). Both cities have airports.
The publicised dates for all workshops include arrival and departure.
Arrival – Pick up time and place
There are two pick-ups from the train station in Vic (located right next to the bus station) on each arrival date @:
– 16.30 pm
– 18.35 pm
If these pick up times do not suit your travel arrangements, you will need to come here by taxi (each taxi trip costs around 12€ and taxis are located right in front of the train station). If you intend to arrive by taxi please let us know.
On the Arrival day there is an introductory meeting with everyone @ 20 pm.
Please not that i t is not possible to arrive at The Actors Space before 16 pm or after 22 pm.
There are regular trains services that run to and from Barcelona – Vic, hourly, every day of the week, as well as buses that run to and from Girona – Vic.
If you are flying to Barcelona: you will have to get a train from Barcelona Airport “el Prat” to Barcelona Sants Station (the journey lasts 20m. approx. and trains run every half hour). From Barcelona Sants Station take a train to Vic. You can buy a ticket from Barcelona Airport to Vic (via Barcelona Sants) at the Barcelona Airport (you do not need to buy the ticket in advance). The ticket will cost you around 8€.
For train timetables (Barcelona Sants Station- Vic) please check this website: www.rodaliesdecatalunya.cat
For economy flights to Barcelona from Gatwick, Bristol etc you can check the following website: www.easyjet.com
Ryanair has routes from the UK to Girona and Barcelona.
If you are flying to Girona: You will have to take a bus from Girona Airport to Vic where we will come to pick you up.
From Girona Airport to Vic please see bus timetable below:
7.15am – 8.20am
9.00am – 10.05am
13.30pm – 14.35pm
14:30pm – 15:40pm
16.00pm – 17.05pm
19.30pm – 20.40pm
20.30pm – 21.30pm
Weekdays and Saturdays
8.30am – 9.35am
17.30pm – 18.35pm
Sundays and bank holidays
8.30am – 9.35 am
17:30pm – 18.35pm
21:15pm – 22.10pm
On each departure date we take all the participants to the train station in Vic at 10.00am in the morning. If you need to take a train before that we can help you book a taxi.