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Journey Details

Best price $ 31.94
Journey duration 4 h 30 min
Connections per day 3
First departure 13:25
Last departure 18:30
Distance 252.9 mi

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How much does it cost to get from Alicante to Barcelona by train?

On average, a train ticket from Alicante to Barcelona will cost you $ 72.03. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $ 26.19. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Stations of departure

‪Alicante railway station‬‏
Alicante Train Station

Destination stations

Barcelona Sants
محطة سانت - برشلونة
Barcelona - Sants

CO2 emissions for this route


Ticket price Alicante - Barcelona every day

In 2 days
In 3 days
In 4 days
In 5 days
In 6 days
$ 86.70
$ 81.94
$ 49.21
$ 46.87
$ 76
$ 53.48
$ 44.52
$ 56.78
$ 56.78
$ 56.78
$ 56.96
$ 56.78
$ 56.96
$ 61
$ 69.09
$ 44.21
$ 77.32
$ 32.80
$ 38.79
$ 39.53
$ 29.54
$ 29.29
$ 41.01
$ 27.83
Duration: 4 h 25 min
Alicante Train Station - Barcelona - Sants
17:30 - 21:55
$ 81.94

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

The journey between Alicante and Barcelona runs for about 252.9 mi and usually takes approximately 4 h 40 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 4 h 25 min. If you are trying to get from Alicante to Barcelona 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.

When do the first and last departures from Alicante to Barcelona leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Alicante at 09:25. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 18:30. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Alicante and Barcelona. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Alicante to Barcelona?

You will be able to leave Alicante by using stations such as ALICANTE/ALACANT, SANT GABRIEL, Alicante-Terminal, ‪Alicante railway station‬‏ and Alicante Train Station. These connect you to stations including BARCELONA-ESTACIO DE FRANÇA, BARCELONA-SANTS, Barcelona Sants, محطة سانت - برشلونة and Barcelona - Sants in Barcelona. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Alicante or in Barcelona, for your convenience while traveling.

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

The route from Alicante to Barcelona is served by providers including Renfe. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 7 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Alicante 4 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Alicante to Barcelona, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 4 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.