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Overview: Train from Santander to Alicante

distanceDistance392 miles (633 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price£71 (€81)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe

Trains from Santander to Alicante cover the 392 miles (633 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 46 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £71, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £71. Travellers depart most frequently from Santander and arrive in Alicante-Terminal.

Train providers: Renfe trains Santander to Alicante

For as little as £71 you can travel by train between Santander and Alicante with Renfe. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Renfe

Renfe is Spain’s national train provider operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travellers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your Santander to Alicante trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe AVE trains run at high speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by Renfe when booking your train tickets from Santander to Alicante due to the coronavirus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • Renfe has applied temporary travel conditions for ticket holders that can no longer justify their travel or don’t wish to travel with AVE, Large Distancia, Avant or Media services for trips between 29th of October and 8th of May 2021
    • Travellers may choose to get a full refund, free of charge, or be provided with a new ticket for another date free of charge.
    • Passengers traveling international routes (Renfe–SNCF) can cancel their ticket free of charge until August 29th, 2021 if it’s requested three days before the departure date.


    Renfe trains from Santander to Alicante

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    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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    Travel Tips: Trains from Santander to Alicante

    Travel by train 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.
    FAQs

    What is the cost of cheap trains between Santander and Alicante?

    You can find a cheap train from Santander to Alicante for some dates and times for as low as £71  one way in the next 7 days.

    What is the average cost of a train from Santander to Alicante?

    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Santander to Alicante train to cost on average £71  one way.

    What is the distance to Alicante from Santander by train?

    The distance from Santander to Alicante by train is approximately 392 miles (633 km).

    How many hours does it take from Santander to Alicante by train?

    On average the Santander to Alicante train time is 7 h 46 min  covering the 392 miles (633 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    What is the departure train station in Santander and arrival train station in Alicante?

    Some of the Santander train stations to Alicante you can start your journey from include Santander and Santander Valdecilla. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Alicante include Alicante-Terminal and Alicante San Gabriel.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Santander   and arriving in Alicante-Terminal.

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

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Santander, is located 0.6 miles (870 m) from the city centre of Santander.

    The most popular arrival train station, Alicante-Terminal, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre of Alicante.

    Which train providers can take me from Santander to Alicante?

    When taking a train from Santander to Alicante, you can count on Renfe for the best way to get you to Alicante. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Santander to Alicante and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    Are there any direct trains from Santander to Alicante?

    Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day from Santander to Alicante. If you’re looking for a direct train from Santander to Alicante, consider travelling with Renfe Alvia. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

    How many train services per day are there to Alicante from Santander?

    The average number of trains departing Santander for Alicante is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    What time is the earliest train from Santander to Alicante? What time is the last train from Santander to Alicante?

    The first train from Santander to Alicante leaves at 06: 05   and the last train for this leaves at 08: 10. Omio shows you the latest train from Santander to Alicante times to help you book the best departure time for this route.

    How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Alicante from Santander for the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets from Santander to Alicante within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £71 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Santander to Alicante a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Santander
    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.