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Overview: Train from Manchester to Alicante

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

Trains from Manchester to Alicante cover the 1047 miles (1688 km) long trip taking on average 31 h 18 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Alicante-Terminal.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Alicante, Spain if I'm coming from Manchester, United Kingdom by train?

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

Is international entry into Alicante from Manchester restricted?

International entry 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?

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

The above information was last checked on 19/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Manchester to Alicante closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Alicante, Spain?

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

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

Reentry to 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?

What are the entry requirements?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

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

Last verified on 20/05/2022. 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 Alicante to Manchester train here.

What is the distance to Alicante from Manchester via train?

The train distance from Manchester to Alicante is around 1047 miles (1688 km).

How long is the train journey between Manchester and Alicante?

On average the train from Manchester to Alicante duration is 31 h 18 min  for the 1047 miles (1688 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Manchester to Alicante do I depart from? Which Alicante train station from Manchester do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Manchester, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. When you arrive in Alicante, your train can arrive in train stations including Alicante-Terminal and Alicante San Gabriel.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Manchester Piccadilly   to Alicante-Terminal.

Where is the train station in Manchester? Where is the train station in Alicante?

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

How many train services per day are there between Manchester and Alicante?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Manchester 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
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Alicante.
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Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales