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Overview: Train from Alicante to Manchester

distanceDistance1047 miles (1688 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Alicante to Manchester cover the 1047 miles (1688 km) long route taking on average 29 h 48 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Alicante-Terminal and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Travel Tips: Trains from Alicante to Manchester

Travel by train to Manchester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Alicante to Manchester.

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Alicante and Manchester?

Travel between Alicante, Spain and Manchester, United Kingdom by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Alicante?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 18/05/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Manchester from Alicante as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Manchester to Alicante is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Manchester?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers or those who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Alicante, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 19/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Manchester to Alicante train here.

What is the distance from Alicante to Manchester via train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Alicante and Manchester via train to be approximately 1047 miles (1688 km).

What is the average Alicante to Manchester train duration?

On average the train from Alicante to Manchester duration is 29 h 48 min  for the 1047 miles (1688 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Alicante and arrival train station in Manchester?

When departing from Alicante, you have various train station options to start your route from including Alicante-Terminal and Alicante San Gabriel. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your route in train stations like Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

Omio customers book a train from Alicante-Terminal   to Manchester Piccadilly   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Alicante train station to Manchester? Where is the Manchester train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Alicante-Terminal, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

How many train services are there from Alicante to Manchester a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Alicante to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Alicante-Terminal is the most popular Alicante railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Alicante for your journey to Manchester.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+34 912320320
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 15 - 24: 00
Public transport options for Alicante-Terminal
Bus lines: C1, C6, 06, 09
Train lines: L1, L2, C1, C3