The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Barcelona to Alicante will cost around £ 46 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 42.
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7 h 5 m
8 h 21 m
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Of the 18 buses that leave Barcelona for Alicante every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 407 km distance in an average of 8 h 21 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 5 m .
The slowest buses will take 11 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||252 miles (406 km)|
|Average coach duration||7 h 5 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£42 (€48)|
|Coach companies||Alsa, Alsa Supra, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland|
Coaches from Barcelona to Alicante cover the 252 miles (406 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 5 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Alsa Supra, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £42, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante.
Buy your official Alsa coach tickets from Barcelona to Alicante from £42 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.
Alsa is the main coach operator in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on coach journeys. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic services like toilets, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe coaches like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
Alsa has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach to Alicante from Barcelona:
There are a few coach stations in Barcelona to start your journey from including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. In Alicante you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante, Alicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante and Alicante, Estacion ADIF.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante.
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Barcelona Sants, located approximately 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city centre of Barcelona. The most popular arrival coach station in Alicante, called Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante, is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city centre.
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