London to Alicante train

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Overview: Train from London to Alicante

distanceDistance907 miles (1463 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from London to Alicante cover the 907 miles (1463 km) long trip taking on average 28 h 31 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Alicante-Terminal.

Trains from London to Alicante

Train travel from London to Alicante can be completed with as little as two changes and in approximately 15-20 hours. The journey begins at London St Pancras International in north-central London, where passengers can board a Eurostar train to Paris. Trains arrive at Paris Nord and passengers will then need to transfer via the Metro to Paris Gare de Lyon to board a TGV train to Barcelona. At Barcelona, passengers change for the last time to board a Spanish train from operators Talgo or Euromed to reach the resort town of Alicante.

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FAQs

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

What is the status of international entry into Spain from United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When travelling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from London to Alicante before travelling.

Return travel from Spain to United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Alicante?

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

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

Last checked on 18/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to London from Alicante.

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Alicante from London via train to be approximately 907 miles (1463 km).
The train time from London to Alicante is on average 28 h 31 min  for the 907 miles (1463 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Alicante from London by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your journey from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When arriving in Alicante, you can end your journey in train stations like Alicante-Terminal and Alicante San Gabriel.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from London Victoria and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Alicante most often arrive at Alicante-Terminal and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from this train station to the city centre.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Alicante
London Victoria is the most popular London 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 London for your journey to Alicante.
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Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
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24/7
Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139

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