Barcelona to Alicante bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Barcelona to Alicante

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

7 h 5 m

Average

8 h 2 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

407 km

Cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Alicante start from $33 with an average ticket price of $40.

The fastest bus from Barcelona to Alicante takes 7h 5m in comparison to an average duration of 8h 2m and covers a distance of 407 km.

10 buses leave Barcelona for Alicante every day with 9 travelling directly.

BlaBlaCar
07:00PM5h00
Barcelona
12:00AMAlicante
$331One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
09:00AM6h00
Barcelona
03:00PMAlicante
$361One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
03:20PM4h40
Barcelona
08:00PMAlicante
$391One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
07:10PM5h10
Barcelona
12:20AMAlicante
$431One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
03:00AM5h10
Barcelona
08:10AMAlicante
$471One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Barcelona to Alicante

distanceDistance252 miles (406 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$60 (€52)
frequencyBus frequency7 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 6 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersAlsa, BlaBlaCar, Infobus or FlixBus

Buses from Barcelona to Alicante cover the 252 miles (406 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 30 min with our travel partners like Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Infobus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 7 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $60 (€52), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $39 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Sants and arrive in Alicante, Aeroport d'Alacant (Salidas - Estación de autobuses).

Bus providers: Alsa, BlaBlaCar and Infobus from Barcelona to Alicante

Find the best buses to Alicante from Barcelona with Omio's travel partners Alsa, BlaBlaCar and Infobus from $57 (€49). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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.

Barcelona to Alicante bus information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 7 h
  • Cheapest Price: $57
  • FlixBus frequency: 2 a day

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.

FAQs: Bus from Barcelona to Alicante

FAQs: Take the bus from Barcelona to Alicante with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Barcelona to Alicante.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Alicante can start from as little as $39 (€34) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Barcelona to Alicante is $60 (€52); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Barcelona to Alicante bus travel time is 6 h 30 min   for the 252 mile (406 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Barcelona to Alicante leaves at 5: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Barcelona to Alicante leaves at 10: 59 PM.
Yes, there are 6 direct buses a day from Barcelona to Alicante with Alsa or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
For the best Barcelona to Alicante bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Infobus or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services to Alicante from Barcelona to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Barcelona, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Sants, Barcelona, Pl. Universitat and Barcelona, Ronda de la Universitat (Pl Universitat). When arriving in Alicante, you can end your route in bus stations like Alicante, Aeroport d'Alacant (Salidas - Estación de autobuses), Alicante, Estación de Autobuses and Alicante, Aeroport d'Alacant - Terminal 2.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Sants, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Alicante, Aeroport d'Alacant (Salidas - Estación de autobuses), located 7.6 miles (12.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Barcelona to Alicante by bus is March.
You have options as you can travel from Barcelona to Alicante 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.
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