Cheap bus tickets from Alicante to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Cheapest

$58

Average

$60

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Alicante to Barcelona will cost around $ 60 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 58.

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01:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h30 09:15AMBarcelona
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$581One-way
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01:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante9h15 11:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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$581One-way
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09:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h15 05:00AMBarcelona
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$581One-way
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12:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h15 08:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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$581One-way
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09:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h45 05:30AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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$581One-way

Bus schedule from Alicante to Barcelona

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01:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h30 09:15AMBarcelona
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01:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante8h00 09:45AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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04:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h45 12:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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06:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h30 02:00PMBarcelona
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08:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h15 03:45PMBarcelona
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08:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h45 04:15PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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10:00AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante8h15 06:15PMBarcelona
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10:00AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante8h45 06:45PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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11:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante6h45 06:15PMBarcelona
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11:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h15 06:45PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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12:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h15 08:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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12:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h00 07:45PMBarcelona
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01:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante9h15 11:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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04:30PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h30 12:00AMBarcelona
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04:30PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante8h00 12:30AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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09:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h15 05:00AMBarcelona
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09:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h45 05:30AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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Bus times from Alicante to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Fastest Journey

6 h 45 m

Average

7 h 41 m

Buses per day

17

Distance

407 km

Of the 17 buses that leave Alicante for Barcelona every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 407 km distance in an average of 7 h 41 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 45 m .

The slowest buses will take 9 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
11:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante6h45 06:15PMBarcelona
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$631One-way
2nd Fastest
12:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h00 07:45PMBarcelona
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$581One-way
09:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h15 05:00AMBarcelona
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$581One-way
12:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h15 08:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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$581One-way
08:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante7h15 03:45PMBarcelona
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$621One-way

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Overview: Bus from Alicante to Barcelona

distanceDistance252 miles (406 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$58 (€48)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersAlsa or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Alicante to Barcelona cover the 252 miles (406 km) long journey taking on average 7 h with our travel partners like Alsa or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $58 (€48), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $58 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Alicante-Terminal and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

Bus providers: Alsa from Alicante to Barcelona

Buy your official Alsa bus tickets between Alicante and Barcelona from $58 (€48) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

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.

  • Average Price: $58

Alsa has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus between Alicante and Barcelona:

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

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 do cheap buses from Alicante to Barcelona cost?

Bus tickets to Barcelona from Alicante for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $58 (€48)  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a bus between Alicante and Barcelona?

The Alicante to Barcelona bus ticket price is on average $58 (€48)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.

How far is Alicante to Barcelona by bus?

You should expect to travel around 252 miles (406 km)  to Barcelona from Alicante by bus.

How long is a bus to Barcelona from Alicante on average?

The bus time from Alicante to Barcelona is on average 7 h  for the 252 miles (406 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Barcelona from Alicante by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure bus station in Alicante and arrival bus station in Barcelona?

When taking a bus from Alicante, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante, Alicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante and Alicante, Estacion ADIF. When you arrive in Barcelona, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Alicante-Terminal   to Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

Where is the Alicante bus station located? Where is the Barcelona bus station located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Alicante-Terminal, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city center.

What bus companies go from Alicante to Barcelona?

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 providers for the Alicante to Barcelona route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any nonstop bus services from Alicante to Barcelona?

Yes, there are direct buses from Alicante to Barcelona, and you can find a direct bus for this route with Alsa  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

What are the first and last departure bus times from Alicante to Barcelona?

The earliest bus for this trip departs from Alicante at 11: 45 AM. The last bus leaves from Alicante at 8: 45 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Alicante to Barcelona and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets from Alicante to Barcelona for the best deals?

You can find buses between Alicante and Barcelona to cost on average $58 (€48) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Alicante to Barcelona bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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