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Journey Details

Best price $ 22.26
Journey duration 4 h 30 min
Connections per day 3
First departure 07:15
Last departure 19:15
Distance 252.9 mi

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Barcelona to Alicante. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

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

Prices will vary when you travel from Barcelona to Alicante. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 85.39 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 22.26, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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 train 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 train tickets.

Stations of departure

Barcelona Sants
Barcelona Sants railway station
Barcelona - Sants

Destination stations

Alicante Train Station

CO2 emissions for this route


Ticket price Barcelona - Alicante every day

In 2 days
In 3 days
In 4 days
In 5 days
In 6 days
$ 76.03
$ 90.22
$ 76.16
$ 76.16
$ 51.55
$ 76.16
$ 72.85
$ 56.78
$ 56.78
$ 56.78
$ 56.78
$ 56.78
$ 56.78
$ 56.78
$ 49.19
$ 59.21
$ 64.41
$ 31.82
$ 58.55
$ 55.03
$ 68.10
$ 29.29
$ 42.47
$ 35.15
$ 33.69
$ 27.83
$ 36.62
Duration: 5 h 20 min
Barcelona - Sants - Alicante Train Station
15:00 - 20:20
$ 72.85
Duration: 4 h 33 min
Barcelona - Sants - Alicante Train Station
10:15 - 14:48
$ 85.81
Duration: 4 h 27 min
Barcelona - Sants - Alicante Train Station
16:10 - 20:37
$ 85.81
Duration: 4 h 34 min
Barcelona - Sants - Alicante Train Station
18:15 - 22:49
$ 85.81
Duration: 5 h 27 min
Barcelona - Sants - Alicante Train Station
12:00 - 17:27
$ 103.65

How long will it take me to travel from Barcelona to Alicante by train?

The journey from Barcelona to Alicante covers a distance of 252.9 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 5 h 25 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 4 h 27 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Barcelona to Alicante faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Barcelona to Alicante?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Barcelona to Alicante leaving at 17:00. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 19:15.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

When traveling from Barcelona to Alicante by train, which stations can I use?

In Barcelona, departure stations include BARCELONA-SANTS, BARCELONA-ESTACIO DE FRANÇA, Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Sants railway station and Barcelona - Sants. When you arrive in Alicante, you may be able to disembark at stations such as SANT GABRIEL, ALICANTE/ALACANT, Alicante-Terminal and Alicante Train Station. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Barcelona to Alicante are there every day?

If you want to get from Barcelona to Alicante, you can travel with providers such as Renfe. You will find a maximum number of 7 departures per day. On average, there are 4 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 3 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 1 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.