You can get from Barcelona to Alicante by train, bus or flight.
To get from Barcelona to Alicante on 29 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||252 miles (406 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£37 - £43|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • £37 • 1 h 10 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £37 • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Alsa, Air Europa or Renfe|
Take a coach, flight or train to travel 252 miles (406 km) to Alicante from Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £37. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Alsa, Air Europa or Renfe among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Alicante.
There are 3 ways that you can travel between Barcelona and Alicante. You can take a coach, flight or train.
A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Barcelona to Alicante, which costs on average £37.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Alicante:
A flight is generally £6 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £43 from Barcelona to Alicante.
A flight journey is usually £5 less than a journey to Alicante by train, which costs on average £42 for the same trip.
The fastest way from Barcelona to Alicante is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.
Other travel options from Barcelona to Alicante can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Alicante by coach can take on average 7 h 5 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 34 min of travel time.
You should expect to travel around 252 miles (406 km) from Barcelona to Alicante.
The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Alicante is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Alicante from Barcelona as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Barcelona to Alicante:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barcelona to Alicante, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before travelling from Barcelona to Alicante, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Barcelona to Alicante tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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