10 Things to Know about Airport in Salou

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Reus Airport is located in the famous city Salou of Spain and it receives the highest number of passengers to beach resorts of Salou, Cambrils, and Barcelona. Other places worth seeing near Reus Airport are Port Aventura theme park, Mediterranean Forest, Mountains of Prades etc.  Some important things to know about the airport are given below:

1. History of the Reus Airport

This airport was founded in 1935 and the founder of the airport was Auroclub de Reus. The airport was used as the base during the Spanish civil war and later it was not used for military purpose and was declared fully civilian airport which is owned and managed by Aena Spanish airport authority. Later in2008 the numbers of flights were reduced to the airport in the winter season.

2. Improvements regarding terminal at Reus Airport

A large number of improvements were made by Aena Aeropuertos for making it adaptable to future air traffic demand. These changes are the construction of check in building and collaborating three buildings into one, remodeling of departure building into the boarding area. There were made 23 check-in desks and 12 boarding gates out of which one to six are for Non-Schengen flights and seven to twelve are for Schengen area.

3. Airlines serving the Reus Airport

There are more than 10 airlines serving Reus airport and providing passengers with high-class services. These airlines are Royal Flight, Alba Star, Jet2.com, ASL Airlines, Jet Airfly, Ryanair, Thomas cook Airlines and Thomson Airways etc. These airlines provide best and all the required facilities to the travelers traveling to and from Reus  Airport.

4. Destinations and New Routes of Reus Airport

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These airlines serve many nearby destinations as well as international destinations. Some of the major destinations include Aberdeen, Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Bruselas, Dublin, Frankfurt, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, and Shannon. The airport serves domestic and international cities by its best airlines services.

5. Transport and Access information of Reus Airport

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There are available transport facilities from nearby airports or cities to Reus airport at very low cost. Some nearby airports connected to it are Barcelona Airport, Costa Daurada Airport, and Tarragona Airport etc. The city connected to Reus airport by bus and other means of transport is Reus.

6. Restaurants and Cafeterias at Reus Airport

The restaurants and cafes at the ground floor for passengers provide high-class meals and drinks. These include Medas and Bier Garden. Medas is located in the public zone and offers mainly Mediterranean food. The Bier Garden serves best quality German food and drinks.

7. Shops at the Reus Airport

The shops at the Reus Airport include mainly divers and duty-free. The divers is famous for entertainment products related to music, souvenirs, books etc. The duty-free shop offers a wide range of imported perfumes, watches, jewellery, luxury goods and other items and all the products are duty-free.

8. Services and facilities for passengers at Reus airport

Other facilities offered for passengers at the airport include meeting rooms, information centers, lost luggage area where you can report if your luggage is lost, ATMs, Police services, Free Wi-Fi and Post office boxes. The meeting rooms are for conferences and private meetings and it is located on the ground floor of the airport.

9. Hotels nearby the Reus Airport

There are many hotels to stay near the Reus Airport. You can simply make a booking before reaching the airport by any online booking websites and enjoy your stay in Reus, Salou. These hotels are Hotel Gold River, Hotel El Paso, Hotel Center Reus, Sercotel Reus Park, Hotel Mas La Boella and Tarraco Park Tarragona Hotel.

1o. Other Important information about Airport

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You can check-in at Reus airport by reaching check-in desk located at ground floor and other ways of check-in include check-in online, check-in by mobile phone and after checking in the passengers have to pass through security checks. Then go to passport control area for verification of your passport and lastly board your flight from the boarding gate at the ground floor of the terminal.


  • Name: Reus Airport
  • Address: Autovía Tarragona-Reus s/n. 43204 Reus (Tarragona)
  • Phone: (+34) 91 321 10 00, 902 404 704
  • Website: www.aena.es

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