Barcelona to Alicante bus

Cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Alicante

Showing times and prices for Oct 08

Cheapest

50

Average

51

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.

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04:55PMBarcelona7h05 12:00AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
0 transfers
501One-way
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07:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h45 02:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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501One-way
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07:25AMBarcelona7h20 02:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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501One-way
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07:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h15 03:15AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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501One-way
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12:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord9h15 09:15PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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501One-way

Bus schedule from Barcelona to Alicante

Showing buses for tomorrow, Saturday, October 8
01:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h45 09:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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07:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h45 02:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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07:25AMBarcelona7h20 02:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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12:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord9h15 09:15PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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02:55PMBarcelona7h20 10:15PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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04:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 12:00AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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04:55PMBarcelona7h05 12:00AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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05:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h45 12:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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07:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h15 03:15AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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10:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 05:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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Bus times from Barcelona to Alicante

Showing times and prices for Oct 08

Fastest Journey

7 h 5 m

Average

7 h 51 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

407 km

Of the 10 buses that leave Barcelona for Alicante every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
04:55PMBarcelona7h05 12:00AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
0 transfers
501One-way
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07:25AMBarcelona7h20 02:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
0 transfers
501One-way
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02:55PMBarcelona7h20 10:15PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
1 transfer
531One-way
04:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 12:00AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
0 transfers
501One-way
10:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 05:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
0 transfers
501One-way

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Overview: Bus from Barcelona to Alicante

distanceDistance252 miles (406 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$52 (€50)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 2 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesAlsa Supra, Plana, Movelia, Infobus, Alsa or FlixBus

Buses from Barcelona to Alicante cover the 252 miles (406 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 15 min with our travel partners like Alsa Supra, Plana, Movelia, Infobus, Alsa or FlixBus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $52 (€50), but the average price of bus tickets is $52 (€50). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Alicante, Estación de Autobuses.

Bus companies: Alsa and FlixBus from Barcelona to Alicante

You can travel by bus between Barcelona and Alicante with Alsa and FlixBus for as low as $52 (€50). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

FlixBus
Alsa

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

FlixBus from Barcelona to Alicante bus information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 35 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 2 a day

Alsa is the main provider of bus travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of buses with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal bus with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other bus tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.

  • Average Price: $52

Buses Barcelona to Alicante

The provincial capital of the Mediterranean province of the same name, Alicante, can be reached daily from the Catalan capital Barcelona by several buses. The Buses Barcelona to Alicante starts either at the bus station of the city of Barcelona or in Santa Magdalena.

Which bus companies operate from Barcelona to Alicante?

The Spanish bus company Alsa and the Catalan bus line Hife share the route Barcelona - Alicante. Alsa departs on weekends, help offers the bus Barcelona - Alicante during the week.

How long does the bus ride from Barcelona to Alicante take?

The journey time from Barcelona - Alicante may vary slightly. The Buses Barcelona to Alicante takes just under 7 hours for the fastest connections, most buses take about 9 hours. The weekend Buses Alsa are generally slightly faster than the Buses Hife, which sometimes take even over 13 hours for the route.

How often can you travel by bus from Barcelona to Alicante?

The Buses Barcelona to Alicante run daily. The connections are particularly convenient on weekends, as they start directly at the Barcelona Nord bus station.

Bus stations on the route Barcelona to Alicante?

At which bus station does the bus start in Barcelona? The Alsa buses start at the northern bus station in Barcelona. It is located in the district of El Fort Pienc, near the Citadel Park and the Palace of Justice. Many city bus lines take you to the north bus station. During the week, the buses operated by Hife do not depart from Barcelona, but from the bus station in Santa Magdalena with a change in Valencia. From Valencia Alsa buses run the journey to Alicante. The bus station at Plaza Santa Magdalena is just outside the suburb of Espluguet de Llobregat. With the bus line 153, one gets here from the Plaza de Españya in Barcelona. The journey takes about 60 minutes. Other bus lines that run from Barcelona to Santa Magdalena are the L3 and L4, as well as the 63, 67, 68 and 78 from various districts in Barcelona.

At which bus station does the bus arrive in Alicante? Arrival station in the city of Alicante for the bus Barcelona Alicante is the bus station of the city. It is located in the southern city centre near the port, in Calle Heliodoro Madrona. Several city bus lines are available from there. Lines 6 and 24 go to the centre of Alicante. Or you can take the buses to other Spanish cities, such as Madrid or Murcia. In the future, a bus and train station is planned in Alicante, from where trains and buses will depart in many directions within Spain.

Travel Tips: Bus to Alicante from Barcelona

Travel Tips: Take the bus to Alicante easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barcelona to Alicante.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Barcelona to Alicante to cost as little as $52 (€50)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Barcelona to Alicante bus to cost on average $52 (€50)  one way.
The bus distance from Barcelona to Alicante is around 252 miles (406 km).
The bus time to Alicante from Barcelona is on average 7 h 15 min  for the 252 miles (406 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Barcelona to Alicante by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few bus stations in Barcelona to start your route from including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. In Alicante you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Alicante, Estación de Autobuses, Alicante, Estacion ADIF and Alicante, Aeropuerto de Alicante-Elche.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Alicante, Estación de Autobuses.

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Barcelona Sants, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center of Barcelona.

The most popular arrival bus station, Alicante, Estación de Autobuses, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center of Alicante.

Take the Barcelona to Alicante bus with Alsa Supra, Plana, Movelia, Infobus, Alsa or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the trip from Barcelona to Alicante as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day between Barcelona and Alicante. If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Alsa. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
On average, there are 2 buses a day from Barcelona to Alicante. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first bus from Barcelona to Alicante at 5: 00 AM. The last bus from Barcelona to Alicante that you can take departs at 9: 40 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Barcelona to Alicante schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
You can find buses to Alicante from Barcelona to cost on average $52 (€50) 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the Barcelona to Alicante bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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