TOURISM – Coaches-Sightseeing-Transfers-Tours-Excursions-Wine Tourism



Culture-Golf-Gastronomy-Wine tourism


Tourism has become an everyday part of our lives. In the last 25 years, the number of people travelling around the world has experienced a deep and constant growth.

Within this growth in tourist destinations, Barcelona has positioned itself as one of the most important cities in the world in terms of the number of visitors. And not only Barcelona, but also other cities in Spain such as Madrid, Malaga and are leading destinations in the market for tourism meetings and conferences

This desire to know new places implies a need for transport and Avant Grup, tourist coaches in Barcelona and Madrid, has its origin in this demand. For more than 50 years, the companies Autocares Canals and Bardet Autocares, both origin of Avant Grup, a coach company in Barcelona, started their activity in the transport of passengers by coach, specializing in the tourism sector. Excursions in Barcelona and Madrid, circuits around Spain and Europe, have consolidated the two companies as a reference in the tourism sector in bus in Barcelona and Madrid.

With the general expansion of tourism and the consolidation of Barcelona as a tourist destination in the world market, Avant Grup, Autocares Barcelona y Madrid has maintained the vocation of its founders and has managed to consolidate its position as a leader in Barcelona and Madrid in coach transport for the tourism sector.

Thousands of passengers daily travel especially to Barcelona, Madrid, Malaga, Seville and Lisbon, to which we must add the rest of European cities where they arrive in our coaches following the travel programs of the tour operators.

Our fleet of coaches in Barcelona and Madrid is made up of more than 160 coaches, minibuses and luxury vehicles with drivers. They provide service to the vast majority of incoming agencies in Barcelona, Madrid and the rest of the cities on the Iberian Peninsula. Also a great number of international Tour Operators, trust for their transfers, visits and excursion programs in Avant Grup, a coach company in Barcelona and Madrid.

A fleet of coaches and minibuses in Barcelona and Madrid, renewed, elegant, with a modern and homogeneous aesthetics, incorporating the most advanced elements of comfort and safety, is the differentiating concept of our company. Coaches and minibuses in Barcelona and Madrid, with leather seats, with an average age of less than 4 years, the new vehicles with panoramic roof and driven by professional experts, knowledgeable about the destinations they travel and with ongoing training to provide the best service.

Getting a transfer from the airport to the hotel, a visit to the city, an excursion or a circuit in a coach going through several capitals or countries becomes an unforgettable experience. This is our challenge.

With the aim of promoting Culture, Gastronomy, Golf or Wine Tourism, our company has vehicles of different capacities to adapt to the needs of each travel program. In Catalonia, the gastronomic offer has the secret of its success in the quality and uniqueness of the products it uses. The Catalan tourist destination has led Wine Tourism to have a constant growth. Its Wine Routes are part of the leisure, business or holiday trips. Every season, new pioneering initiatives arise which develop new products and enotourist offers in order to respond to a growing interest of tourists and visitors.  Visits to wineries or vineyards and tours of towns with a wine activity are the main experiences chosen by travellers who accompany them with a cultural offer and other activities linked to nature. You can live unforgettable wine tourism experiences through this link. – Experience wine tourism with all the five senses –

We give advice and collaborate in the organization of transfers, circuits, visits and excursions to incoming travel agencies, outgoing travel agencies and national and international tour operators. We put at your disposal our technical team for the transport services for groups. We have our fleet of coaches and minibuses in Barcelona and Madrid, of various capacities, and also to serve individual customers “FIT SERVICES” or who require a more exclusive treatment.

We have operational bases in the main cities of the Iberian Peninsula and we provide service and coverage from our central offices in Barcelona and Madrid 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, making the most modern online a coach reservation, technology available to our customers, so that they can request a quote, make a reservation or consult the services contracted in the most convenient and simple way. We know that tourism has no timetable or calendar.

“La imaginación es más importante que el conocimiento”

Albert Einstein


A transfer from Barcelona airport to the hotel, port or station? A dinner in a restaurant? At Avant Grup you will find the solution. Coaches, minibuses and luxury vehicles or vans with driver, of various capacities, with which to cover any kind of transfer. Comfort without waiting for your transfer.


In order to get to know a city and enjoy quality tourism, it is necessary to walk around its streets and discover all its corners. Avant Grup offers the most complete fleet in which you can go on a visit or city tour. Coaches and minibuses equipped with great comfort, units that incorporate the panoramic roof, in which visiting the city will be a pleasure.

EXCURSIONS - Culture-Gastronomy-Golf-Wine Tourism

Cultural and gastronomic excursions, golf, wine tourism routes for leisure or to discover new places. The reasons for the daily coach excursions are varied. In Avant Grup we are experts. Our wide and extensive experience and our fleet that incorporates the highest standards of comfort and safety are the best guarantee.

COACH TOURS.- Long Distance

For many years, the bus circuit has been the best way to get to know cities and countries. Spain, Portugal and the rest of Europe are the main destinations offered by national and international TTOOs. In Avant Grup we have the appropriate coach or minibus for each circuit to achieve the greatest satisfaction of all passengers.



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