• One-way
  • Round-trip

Search accommodation with Booking.com


Find the cheapest ticket for your trip

By Train


By Train


By Train

2 Days


Find cheap car hire in Alicante

Journey Details

Best price $ 96.08
Journey duration 17 h 53 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 09:20
Last departure 15:20
Distance 362.9 mi

Traveling from Bilbao to Alicante with Virail

Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Bilbao 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 can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Bilbao to Alicante?

When you're traveling from Bilbao to Alicante, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $ 134.16. You might be able to find prices as low as $ 77.33, 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 train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train 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 train 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.

Stations of departure

Bilbao Train Station

Destination stations

Alicante Train Station

CO2 emissions for this route


Ticket price Bilbao - Alicante every day

In 2 days
In 3 days
In 4 days
In 5 days
In 6 days
$ 193.33
$ 167.55
$ 158.18
$ 206.20
$ 174.57
$ 98.41
$ 140.59
$ 107.78
$ 60.21
Duration: 9 h 54 min
Bilbao Train Station - Alicante Train Station
09:20 - 19:14
$ 158.18

How long is the journey from Bilbao to Alicante by train?

The journey from Bilbao to Alicante covers a distance of 363.5 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 14 h 5 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 9 h 35 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 Bilbao to Alicante faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Bilbao to Alicante?

The first daily departure from Bilbao to Alicante leaves at 09:20, while the last journey of the day sets out at 15:20. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Bilbao and Alicante. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

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

In Bilbao, departure stations include BILBAO-ABANDO INDALECIO PRIETO and Bilbao Train Station. When you arrive in Alicante, you may be able to disembark at stations such as ALICANTE/ALACANT, SANT GABRIEL 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 Bilbao to Alicante take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from Bilbao to Alicante can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 2 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including Renfe and . On particularly busy days, there can be up to 3 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Bilbao to Alicante. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Bilbao to Alicante varies, but in general, you can expect to find direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 2 journeys with one change or more.