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Barcelona to Alicante by bus

The journey from Barcelona to Alicante by bus is 252.9 mi and takes 8 hr 5 min. There are 26 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:25 AM and the last at 11:59 PM. It is possible to travel from Barcelona to Alicante by bus for as little as $24.12 or as much as $86.54. The best price for this journey is $24.12.

Lowest Price$24.12
Journey Duration8 hr 5 min
Connection per Day26
Lowest Price$24.12
Highest Price$86.54
First Departure12:25 AM
Last Departure11:59 PM
Distance252.9 mi
DepartureBarcelona
ArrivalAlicante
CarriersAlsa, Renfe

Barcelona to Alicante Bus Times

Departure date
Monday, Jul 15, 2024

Your journey from Barcelona to Alicante with Virail

What's the best way to get from Barcelona to Alicante? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Barcelona to Alicante, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much do bus tickets from Barcelona to Alicante cost?

When you're traveling from Barcelona to Alicante, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $59.95. You might be able to find prices as low as $24.12, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Barcelona to Alicante. On average, though, you'll pay about $59.95 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Barcelona to Alicante by bus?

Traveling from Barcelona to Alicante by bus will usually take 8 hr 5 min. This journey covers a distance of 252.9 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 8 hr 5 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Barcelona and Alicante runs for about 252.9 mi and usually takes approximately 8 hr 5 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 7 hr 5 min. If you are trying to get from Barcelona to Alicante as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

How many journeys from Barcelona to Alicante take place each day?

If you want to get from Barcelona to Alicante, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 26 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 22 direct journeys between Barcelona and Alicante. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 4 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Barcelona to Alicante. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Alicante
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Barcelona to Alicante.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Barcelona to Alicante, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Barcelona to Alicante.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $29.44 to $58.35 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 50% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Alicante

The cheapest Barcelona - Alicante bus tickets can be found for as low as $34.72 if you’re lucky, or $49.29 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $58.36.

Find the best day to travel to Alicante by bus

When travelling to Alicante by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Alsa, founded in 1923, is a prominent Spanish bus company that operates national and international routes. The company has grown to become one of the largest bus companies in Europe. Alsa provides a comprehensive range of services, including regular and express routes, luxury buses, and sleeper buses. Alsa, dedicated to sustainability, reduces its carbon footprint by using alternative fuels and energy-efficient technologies.

Services on board Alsa and FlixBus from Barcelona to Alicante
Compare services on board when travelling from Barcelona to Alicante by bus.
Facilities Alsa FlixBus
wifi WiFi check check
luggage Luggage check check
bicycle Bicycle check cross
power_sockets Power sockets cross check
food_and_drink Food and drink cross check
air_con Air conditioning cross check

Barcelona to Alicante CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
28.49kg
Bus
30.53kg
Flight
81.4kg
Car
65.12kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Barcelona to Alicante?
A bus ticket from Barcelona to Alicante is $59.95. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $24.12.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Barcelona to Alicante?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Barcelona to Alicante is $24.12. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Barcelona and Alicante by bus?
Barcelona to Alicante is 252.9 mi.
How long does the bus between Barcelona and Alicante take?
Barcelona to Alicante is on average 8 hr 5 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 7 hr 5 min.
Which companies operate from Barcelona to Alicante?
The bus journey from Barcelona to Alicante is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Alsa, Renfe and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Barcelona to Alicante?
Barcelona to Alicante has 26 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Barcelona to Alicante leave?
The earliest bus from Barcelona to Alicante departs at 12:25 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Barcelona to Alicante depart?
The latest bus from Barcelona to Alicante departs at 11:59 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Barcelona to Alicante in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $24.12 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Barcelona to Alicante?
There are on average 22 direct connection(s) from Barcelona to go to Alicante.
What's the fastest journey time between Barcelona to Alicante by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Barcelona and Alicante is 7 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct bus from Barcelona to Alicante?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Barcelona and Alicante.
What are the CO2 emissions for Barcelona to Alicante by bus?
The bus journey from Barcelona to Alicante creates 30.53kg of CO2 emissions.

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