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 Málaga to Alicante will cost around £ 170 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 148.
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5 h 37 m
6 h 6 m
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It's difficult to get from Málaga to Alicante without changing at least once.
|Distance||242 miles (391 km)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Renfe AVE or Renfe|
Trains from Málaga to Alicante cover the 242 miles (391 km) long journey with our travel partners like Renfe AVE or Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Malaga María Zambrano and arrive in Alicante-Terminal.
Find the best trip between Málaga and Alicante with Renfe and AVE. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most popular trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.
Enjoy a comfortable train between Málaga and Alicante with Renfe, the main operator of train services in Spain and an official travel partner of Omio. Search Renfe train timetables and tickets on Omio for the best deals on trains for the 242 miles (391 km) journey from Málaga to Alicante. With Renfe ticket types like Promo, Promo+ and Flexible, you’ll be sure to find the most affordable Málaga to Alicante trip to suit your needs. Renfe even offers special discount cards to qualified travellers like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which you can also use on Omio.
As Renfe routes cover around 9, 300 miles of domestic and international railway, there is no shortage of fleets with different levels of comfort, amenities and time required to travel. The high-speed AVE trains serve long-distance routes, Alvia serves domestic routes in Spain, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain and Euromed serves routes along the stunning Mediterranean coastline. Avant regional commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains are also included.
Renfe has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Málaga and Alicante:
When taking the train from Málaga to Alicante, you can choose to depart from train stations like Malaga María Zambrano and Malaga-Aeropuerto. Your trip can end in train stations such as Alicante-Terminal and Alicante San Gabriel.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Malaga María Zambrano and arrive in Alicante-Terminal.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Malaga María Zambrano and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 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 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.
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