Photo: Leonid Bovkun

How to get to Olot

By car

From Barcelona: C-17 to Vic C-37 (axe Vic-Olot by the tunnels of Bracons)

From the center of the Iberian Peninsula: Highway A-2 to Cervera, continue on the C-25 up to the height of Vic, continue per the C-17 and then the C-37 to Olot by tunnels of Bracons.

From the rest of Europe: Highway A-9 i AP-7 until Figueres Sud + C-26 and N-260 to Besalú and Highway A-26 to Olot

By bus

Lines from Figueres, Girona, Barcelona, Vic, Ripoll with TEISA company

By train

Train stations in Figueres Vilafant, Vic, Girona and Barcelona. See RENFE, the Spanish Railway Company

From there you must take a TEISA bus to Olot.

By airplane

Girona Airport: Located 58 km, you can take a bus to the Girona train station and take there a regular bus line to Olot.

Barcelona Airport: Located 122 km from Olot. From there you have the option of taking the bus or train to the centre of Barcelona, to Estació de Sants (connection with trains) or Plaça Catalunya (connection with bus).

  • Estació de Sants: You can take a train to Vic and use regular bus lines from Vic to Olot or take the high-speed train AVE to Girona and use regular bus lines from Girona to Olot.
  • Plaza Catalunya:  You can take a direct TEISA bus to Olot at Carrer Pau Claris, 118.

Tourist Information

Turisme Olot: information on the City of Olot

Turisme Garrotxa: information on the County of La Garrotxa


RCR Lab·A has agreements with the following accommodations that offer a special price for participants in the International Workshop of RCR.

Hotel La Perla

El Jardinet de Sant Esteve