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.
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4 h 34 m
5 h 4 m
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Of the 7 trains that leave Barcelona for Benidorm every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||231 miles (372 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 34 min|
|Average train ticket price||£22 (€25)|
|Train providers||Renfe Euromed, Renfe Intercity or Renfe|
Trains from Barcelona to Benidorm cover the 231 miles (372 km) long route taking on average 4 h 34 min with our travel partners like Renfe Euromed, Renfe Intercity or Renfe. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £22, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Benidorm, Estación de Autobuses.
Renfe trains will get you from Barcelona to Benidorm from £21. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Renfe is Spain’s national train operator offering a multitude of domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe is known for its range of ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also has discount cards for qualified travellers like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which you can use on Omio. When you ride with Renfe, you can expect to find an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel to your destination. These train types include Renfe AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for routes along the stunning Mediterranean coast, Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.
Trains from Barcelona to Benidorm are run by several train companies including Spanish Railways (Renfe) and Talgo. Both companies do not complete the journey to Benidorm. There is one change along the route at Alicant-Terminal where travellers must board another train to Benidorm. The departure station is Barcelona-Sants while the arrival station is Alicant-Terminal. While Renfe trains take an average of 4 hours and 50 minutes to reach Alicant-Terminal, it takes an average of 5 hours and 58 minutes for a Talgo train. There is a Spanish Railways train leaving the station every three hours, each day of the week.
Trains from Barcelona to Benidorm-Alicante station depart from Barcelona Sants Station. This large international station is located South West of Barcelona and linked to the city by trams, Metro and buses, including tourist buses. Barcelona's efficient transport network is made up of Metro and buses, including many night time routes. Taxis are available at Barcelona Sants Station.
Benidorm is a busy and popular tourist resort on the Costa Blanca coast of Spain, not far from Alicante. Benidorm is full of high-rise hotels, catering for all budgets, as well as having the long sandy beaches of Levante and Poniente, both with promenades, cafes and entertainment. Benidorm is designed for fun aimed at visitors of all ages, with water parks, such as Aqualandia and 4kwatro, sea life aquariums, cabarets, casinos and restaurants. Benidorm is surrounded by stunning countryside and coastline, with the beautiful old town of Altea and the Terra Natura Wildlife Park just short distances away. Trains from Barcelona to Benidorm arrive at Alicante Station, 38 km away. The two towns are linked by a fast tram service, with a transfer time of around 1 hour. Buses also run between Benidorm and Alicante. Benidorm is compact enough to explore on foot, but also has an excellent bus network, with routes running until midnight. Taxis are available at Alicante Station.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arriving in Benidorm, Estación de Autobuses.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Barcelona Sants and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Benidorm, Estación de Autobuses and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the train station to the city centre in Benidorm.
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