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Bus Information from Alicante to Barcelona

distanceDistance252 miles (406 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$60 (€48)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersAlsa or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Alicante to Barcelona cover the 252 miles (406 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 15 min with our travel partners like Alsa or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $60 (€48), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $60 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Alicante-Terminal and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

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Travel with Alsa between Alicante and Barcelona

For as little as $60 (€48) you can travel by bus between Alicante and Barcelona with Alsa. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Alsa

Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.

    Alsa's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus between Alicante and Barcelona are the following:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Buses from Alicante to Barcelona

    Buses in Spain are a convenient and affordable way to travel, with numerous companies offering a variety of domestic and international routes. Alsa runs 12 buses from Alicante to Barcelona each day. The first Alicante to Barcelona bus leaves at 12:15 a.m. while the last departs at 8:35 p.m. Buses from Alicante to Barcelona takes at least 6:45 h to arrive in Barcelona.

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    Alicante to Barcelona Bus Cost

    Average prices for buses from Alicante to Barcelona when you book in advance

    Booking Period

    Average Price

    Same Day

    €47

    1 Day in Advance

    €47

    1 Week in Advance

    €43

    2 Weeks in Advance

    €37

    1 Month in Advance

    €22

    3 Months in Advance

    €22

    Alicante to Barcelona Buses: General Information


    While taking a bus is slower than the train, it is significantly cheaper and can take as little as 6:45 h to arrive in Barcelona.

    • autobus All Alicante to Barcelona buses are run by ALSA.
    • autobus All buses are direct, depart from Alicante bus station and arrive at either Barcelona Nord or Barcelona Airport-Prat T1 bus station.
    • autobus Traveling from Alicante to Barcelona by bus takes as little as 6 hours and 45 minutes.
    • autobus Most travelers book their Alicante to Barcelona bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




    Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Alicante to Barcelona buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

    • It is 9% cheaper to book an Alicante to Barcelona bus ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
    • Alicante to Barcelona bus tickets are 53% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

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    FAQs
    How much does a cheap bus to Barcelona from Alicante cost?
    Bus tickets between Alicante and Barcelona for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $60 (€48)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much is the bus to Barcelona from Alicante on average?
    If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Alicante to Barcelona bus price to come in at an average of $60 (€48)  one way.
    How far is Barcelona from Alicante by bus?
    You should expect to travel around 252 miles (406 km)  to Barcelona from Alicante by bus.
    How long is the bus to Barcelona from Alicante?
    The bus time from Alicante to Barcelona is on average 7 h 15 min  for the 252 miles (406 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Alicante to Barcelona by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the bus from Alicante to Barcelona depart from? Which Barcelona bus station do I come into from Alicante?

    When taking the bus from Alicante to Barcelona, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante, Alicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante and Alicante, Estacion ADIF. Your route can end in bus stations such as Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Alicante-Terminal   and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

    Where is the departure bus station in Alicante located? Where is the arrival bus station in Barcelona located?

    Passengers board their bus most frequently from Alicante-Terminal and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this bus station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the bus station to the city center in Barcelona.

    Which bus providers can take me to Barcelona from Alicante?
    If you're looking for buses from Alicante to Barcelona, you can rely on Alsa or BlaBlaCar to get you to Barcelona. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Alicante to Barcelona journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    When can I take the first bus from Alicante to Barcelona? When can I take the last bus for the day?
    The earliest bus departing from Alicante to Barcelona leaves at 10: 45 AM. The last bus departing from Alicante to Barcelona leaves at 11: 45 PM. You can find the latest Alicante to Barcelona bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    When should I buy the Alicante to Barcelona bus for the best deals on tickets?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this journey and save money. If you book bus tickets from Alicante to Barcelona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $60 (€48) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Alicante to Barcelona a few months in advance.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Barcelona
    Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
    Amenities
    Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
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