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 £ 142 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 73.
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Of the 18 flights 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 flights cover the 407 km distance in an average of 8 h 32 m but if you time it right, some flights will get you there in just 1 h 10 m .
The slowest flights will take 1d 25 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 flight duration||1 h 10 min|
|Average plane ticket price||£60 (€68)|
|Airlines||Iberia, TAP Portugal, Air Europa, KLM, Lufthansa, Vueling or Air Algerie|
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante cover the 252 miles (406 km) long route taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Iberia, TAP Portugal, Air Europa, KLM, Lufthansa, Vueling or Air Algerie. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as £49, but the average price of plane tickets is £60. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Alicante Elche Airport.
KLM, Lufthansa and Vueling Airlines flights will get you between Barcelona and Alicante from £49. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.
Vueling is one of Spain’s leading low-cost airlines where you can choose between Basic, Optima or Time Flex tickets for your next flight between Barcelona and Alicante.
Omio helps you find the perfect Barcelona - Alicante flight with Vueling Airlines. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest flight between Barcelona and Alicante, Omio shows you Vueling Airlines current flight timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best plane ticket for your upcoming Barcelona to Alicante route. You can expect to travel around 252 miles (406 km) between Barcelona and Alicante on a flight with Vueling Airlines. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Vueling Airlines tickets to Alicante from Barcelona starting as low as £49 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by plane instead of purchasing tickets at the airport in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Vueling Airlines!
Vueling Airlines has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by flight to Alicante from Barcelona:
Alicante, in the south-east of Spain, is an attractive, historic city with an atmospheric Moorish quarter, and the gateway to the resorts of the Costa Blanca, a Mediterranean coastline as popular with Spanish visitors as with foreigners. As a quicker alternative to a train journey, direct flights from Barcelona to Alicante deliver visitors to this sun-soaked corner of Spain in around one hour. There are frequent direct flights seven days a week with a budget airline. Departure times from early morning to early evening ensure it's possible to get on the beach before lunch or fly in for a dinner reservation. Indirect connections with one change en route are also available, increasing the travel options to Alicante.
The Spanish budget airline vueling offers frequent daily direct flights from Barcelona to Alicante. Although this is a short domestic flight down the Mediterranean coast, some indirect connections via Palma-De-Mallorca or Madrid are also a possibility, with services provided by Air Europa and the national carrier Iberia, which offers flights operated by its affiliate airline Air Nostrum.
Direct flights with vueling are the fastest option for the 407 kilometer trip south-west along the Mediterranean coast from Barcelona to Alicante, with most services taking one hour and ten minutes to reach the southern city. Early morning vueling flights take five minutes longer to complete the trip. The fastest indirect flights to Alicante from the Catalan city are Air Europa connections via Palma-De-Mallorca, which take two hours and 40 minutes to reach Alicante Elche Airport. Iberia connections via Madrid take upwards of three hours and 15 minutes with some indirect flights taking more than four hours in total.
The vueling budget airline schedule offers five direct flights from Barcelona to Alicante from Tuesday-Thursday, four flights on Sundays and Mondays, and three flights on Fridays and Saturdays. Departure times usually include morning, afternoon and evening options. There are 15-16 daily indirect flights from Barcelona to Alicante requiring one change in transit, with take off times available from early morning to early evening.
Departure Airport: Barcelona El Prat Airport is situated about 12 kilometers south-west of Barcelona city center, connected by metro trains on the L9 Sud line or Aerobus express services, taking around 30 minutes to reach the airport from the center. Facilities at the terminal include long and short stay parking lots, international restaurants, tapas bars, luggage storage, business lounges, children's play areas, cafes and free WiFi.
Arrival Airport: Alicante Elche Airport is located nine kilometers south-west of Alicante city center, with local buses offering connections to the center, to Elche or to several Costa Blanca resorts along the coast. Facilities at the airport terminal include car rental desks, a convenience store, a pharmacy, duty-free shopping, a book store, business amenities, free WiFi and taxi stands.
Omio customers who book cheap flights for this journey most frequently fly from Barcelona El Prat Airport to Alicante Elche Airport.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their flights from Barcelona El Prat Airport and need to travel around 9 miles (14.5 km) from the city centre to get to this airport.
Passengers arriving in Alicante most often land in Alicante Elche Airport and need to travel about 9.5 miles (15.3 km) from this airport to reach the city centre. You can check for public transportation connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Alicante Elche Airport to get you to the city centre of Alicante.
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