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Cheap train tickets from Santander to Alicante

Showing times and prices for 15 Apr


The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Santander to Alicante is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

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Train timetableSantander to Alicante

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Train times from Santander to Alicante

Showing times and prices for 15 Apr

Fastest Journey

7 h 45 m


7 h 45 m

Trains per day



634 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Santander for Alicante every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Santander to Alicante

distanceDistance392 miles
durationAverage train duration7 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£85 (€94)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersRenfe, Renfe (3) or Renfe ALVIA

Trains from Santander to Alicante cover the 392 miles long route taking on average 7 h 38 min with our travel partners like Renfe, Renfe (3) or Renfe ALVIA. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £85, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £57. Travellers depart most frequently from Santander and arrive in Alicante-Terminal.

Train providers: Renfe, Renfe (3) and Renfe ALVIA trains Santander to Alicante

For as little as £55 you can travel by train from Santander to Alicante with Renfe, Renfe (3) and Renfe ALVIA. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Renfe is a Spanish train company that operates throughout the country including trains from Santander to Alicante. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed AVE trains, regional trains, and night trains. The AVE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save money and time, as they allow you to travel overnight and arrive at your destination in the morning. Renfe offers several types of tickets, including single tickets, return tickets, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Renfe are Madrid-Barcelona, Madrid-Seville, and Madrid-Valencia. These routes offer travelers the chance to explore some of Spain's most beautiful cities in comfort and style.

Renfe trains from Santander to Alicante


Renfe is Spain's national train operator and connects the country's main points of interest. In addition, Renfe has the largest high-speed network in Europe with AVE and Alvia trains. Other Renfe train types are Altaria, Euromed and Talgo. All Renfe trains are equipped with an on-board bistro, toilets, air conditioning and many of them with Wi-Fi.

At Omio you can easily check the Renfe timetable for your trip and book cheap Renfe tickets from Santander to Alicante. When booking, you can choose different classes (Tourist, Tourist Plus, Preferred and Club), the seat and the type of ticket you want (Promo, Promo+, Flexible or Round Trip). If you have a Renfe discount card, you can specify it when you buy your ticket at Omio and take advantage of many offers. For information on ticket cancellation, please visit our Help centre.

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FAQs: Santander to Alicante train

FAQs: Travel by train from Santander to Alicante 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 Santander to Alicante.
Cheap train tickets from Santander to Alicante can start from as little as £57 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Santander to Alicante is £85; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Santander to Alicante train travel time is 7 h 38 min   for the 392 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The train from Santander to Alicante leaves at 06: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
Take the Santander to Alicante train with Renfe, Renfe (3) or Renfe ALVIA. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Santander to Alicante as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Santander, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Alicante-Terminal, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Santander to Alicante by train is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Alicante from Santander including taking a coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Santander and Alicante

Santander is the most popular Santander 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 Santander for your journey to Alicante.
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