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Gijón to Alicante by train

The journey from Gijón to Alicante by train is 449.42 mi and takes 8 hr 30 min. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:28 AM and the last at 3:40 PM. It is possible to travel from Gijón to Alicante by train for as little as $48.60 or as much as $205.48. The best price for this journey is $48.60.

Lowest Price$48.60
Journey Duration8 hr 30 min
Connection per Day8
Lowest Price$48.60
Highest Price$205.48
First Departure6:28 AM
Last Departure3:40 PM
Distance449.42 mi
DepartureGijón
ArrivalAlicante
CarriersRenfe, AVLOMore

Gijón to Alicante Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Feb 23, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Gijón to Alicante?

When you're traveling from Gijón to Alicante, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $143.16. You might be able to find prices as low as $48.60, 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.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $143.16 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Gijón to Alicante.

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

The journey between Gijón and Alicante by train is approximately 449.42 mi. It will take you more or less 8 hr 30 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Gijón and Alicante by train usually takes 8 hr 30 min to cover a distance of 449.42 mi. The shortest journey from Gijón to Alicante will take you 6 hr 56 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Alicante quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Gijón to Alicante leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Gijón at 6:28 AM, and the last departure will leave at 3:40 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Gijón to Alicante can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first journey of the night departs from Gijón at 6:28 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 3:40 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Gijón and Alicante. 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 are used when traveling from Gijón to Alicante?

In Gijón, departure stations include . When you arrive in Alicante, you may be able to disembark at stations such as . 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 Gijón to Alicante are there every day?

The exact number of journeys from Gijón 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 8 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to 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 Gijón 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 Gijón to Alicante varies, but in general, you can expect to find 1 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 7 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Gijón to Alicante. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Gijón 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 Gijón 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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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $53.37 to $127.36 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 58% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Gijón to Alicante

The cheapest Gijón - Alicante train tickets can be found for as low as $85.84 if you’re lucky, or $107.09 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $129.66.

Find the best day to travel to Alicante by train

When travelling to Alicante by train, 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.

Avlo trains were introduced in 2020 as a high-speed train service operated by Renfe, Spain's national railway company, as a more affordable alternative to the high-speed train service AVE. Avlo trains, unlike the AVE, offer a single class of seating and have fewer onboard services to offer more passenger capacity. The main stations are Barcelona Sants, Madrid Atocha, and Zaragoza-Delicias.

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.

Iryo is a Spanish high-speed train operator, founded in 2019 and serving Spain's major cities such as Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga, Seville, Valencia and Zaragoza. iryo operates on the national rail network in Spain, using the latest AVE high-speed trains to transport passengers at speeds of up to 310 km/h.

Alvia, operated by Renfe, is a high-speed train service in Spain. With speeds of up to 250 km/h, Alvia trains, slightly slower than the 300 km/h maximum AVE trains reach, offer comfort and amenities like air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. They seamlessly connect regional stations to major cities, ensuring efficient travel. The three train models available are Class 120, Class 130, and Class 730.

Ticket types and facilities from Gijón to Alicante

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by AVLO and Iryo when traveling from Gijón to Alicante.

Economy Class

You can travel with the standard "economy class" ticket on Avlo trains, which refers to the standard, basic level of seating available on the train. With this ticket you have access to basic amenities such as overhead luggage racks, reading lights, restrooms.
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Singular

The "Singular fare" offers flexibility for entrepreneurs and companies with personalized customer service from iryo assistants.
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Inicial

iryo's Inicial fare provides affordable travel without compromising on comfort or service.
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Singular ONLY YOU

The "Singular Only YOU" fare is designed for entrepreneurs and companies, providing the best conditions for changes and cancellations in the ticket.
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Infinita

Infinita is iryo's all-inclusive fare that offers the best travel options with flexibility and comfort.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Stay connected on Avlo with free WiFi via PlayRenfe. Enjoy movies, TV shows, and various reads at your fingertips.
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Every seat on Avlo is equipped with a power outlet for your convenience.
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You can bring a piece of hand luggage with no weight limit, such as a bag, backpack, or similar item, with dimensions up to 27x36x25 cm, and a piece of checked luggage with no weight limit, such as a suitcase, with dimensions up to 55x35x25 cm, without paying an additional fee on top of the ticket price you pay under the Basic fare.
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Avlo provides assistance for passengers with reduced mobility. Reach out to Avlo for more details.
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While Avlo doesn't offer a dining service, you can find vending machines stocked with a range of drinks and snacks. Keep in mind, these machines only accept card payments.
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Travel comfortably as Avlo trains are air-conditioned.
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You may bring folding bicycles and scooters on board, as long as they adhere to the maximum dimensions for luggage: 55x35x25 cm (as a carry-on bag with no weight limit, included in the price of the Basic Fare), or 85x60x35 cm, or a maximum of 180 cm overall (as additional luggage for an extra fee). To comply with regulations, all bicycles and scooters must be folded and stored in their respective carrying cases.
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Connect to free WiFi on iryo trains in any class. Enjoy movies, TV shows, live news, and Spotify for entertainment.
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Every seat on iryo trains comes with power sockets, and those in the Infinita and Singular Cafe class boast additional USB ports.
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On iryo trains, flexible baggage policy lets you travel comfortably with up to 3 pieces of luggage, including a piece of hand luggage. Maximum size for 2 larger pieces is 85x55x35cm, while hand luggage must be 36x27x15cm. Total weight limit is 25kg.
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iryo trains are designed for inclusivity, offering designated seats for passengers with reduced mobility and ensuring step-free access during both boarding and disembarking.
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iryo offers quality menus for all classes. Find the onboard restaurant/bar usually close to coach 2. For Infinita Class passengers, meals are served at your seat, but remember to book 24 hours in advance.
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Enjoy fresh and comfortable air on the ETR1000 train; its cutting-edge air-conditioning system refreshes the entire carriage's air in just 3 minutes, ensuring a generous 35 m3/h of fresh outside air for every passenger.
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On Iryo trains, you can bring along one disassembled bicycle or electric scooter per coach, as long as it's tucked into a bag and stays within 90x120x40cm. It's free to transport! Just keep in mind that you'll handle the loading, safekeeping, and unloading. Also, be considerate of other passengers' comfort and safety, and remember any damages caused are on you.
Services on board AVLO, Alsa and Iryo from Gijón to Alicante
Compare services on board when travelling from Gijón to Alicante by train.
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Gijón to Alicante CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
50.63kg
Bus
54.25kg
Flight
144.65kg
Car
115.72kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Gijón to Alicante by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Gijón and Alicante are 50.63kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Gijón and Alicante? By taking the train between Gijón and Alicante you will save 94.02kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.62kg compared to a bus and 65.09kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Gijón to Alicante?
A train ticket from Gijón to Alicante is $143.16. 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 $48.60.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Gijón to Alicante?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Gijón to Alicante is $48.60. 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 Gijón and Alicante by train?
Gijón to Alicante is 449.42 mi.
How long does the train between Gijón and Alicante take?
Gijón to Alicante is on average 8 hr 30 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hr 56 min.
Which companies operate from Gijón to Alicante?
The train journey from Gijón to Alicante is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Renfe, AVLO, Alsa, Alvia, Iryo and AVE.
How many train connections per day go from Gijón to Alicante?
Gijón to Alicante has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Gijón to Alicante leave?
The earliest train from Gijón to Alicante departs at 6:28 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 train from Gijón to Alicante depart?
The latest train from Gijón to Alicante departs at 3:40 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 Gijón to Alicante in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $48.60 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.
From which stations can I leave from Gijón to Alicante?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Gijón to go to Alicante. You can go from Gijon Estación de Autobuses, Gijon Playa, Gijón and Calzada De Asturias and you can arrive at Alicante Estación de Autobuses, Alicante San Gabriel, Alicante Aeropuerto and Alicante-Terminal.
How many direct connections depart from Gijón to Alicante?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Gijón to go to Alicante.
What's the fastest journey time between Gijón to Alicante by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Gijón and Alicante is 6 hr 56 min.
Is there a direct train from Gijón to Alicante?
Yes, there is a direct train between Gijón and Alicante.
What are the CO2 emissions for Gijón to Alicante by train?
The train journey from Gijón to Alicante creates 50.63kg of CO2 emissions.

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