The cheapest buses from Barcelona to Alicante

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

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 Barcelona to Alicante 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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07:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 02:30PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$581One-way
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10:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h45 05:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$581One-way
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09:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 04:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$581One-way
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07:25AMBarcelona7h05 02:30PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$581One-way
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01:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h30 09:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$581One-way

Timetable Barcelona to Alicante

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01:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h30 09:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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01:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord10h45 11:45AMAlicante
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07:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 02:30PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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07:25AMBarcelona7h05 02:30PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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10:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h45 05:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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10:10AMBarcelona11h05 09:15PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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10:25AMBarcelona7h20 05:45PMAlicante, 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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12:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 08:00PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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02:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h45 10:15PMAlicante, 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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09:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 04:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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Nov 30
$57Renfe Intercity
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$72Vueling
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Dec 1
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Dec 2
$57Renfe Intercity
$58Alsa
$72Vueling
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Dec 3
$69Renfe Euromed
$58Alsa
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Dec 4
$57Renfe Intercity
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Dec 5
$57Renfe Intercity
$58Alsa
$47Vueling
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$57Renfe Intercity
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$41Vueling
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Dec 7
$57Renfe Intercity
$58Alsa
$36Vueling
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Dec 8
$69Renfe Euromed
$58Alsa
$62Vueling
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Dec 9
$57Renfe Intercity
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Dec 10
$57Renfe Intercity
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$47Vueling
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Dec 11
$57Renfe Intercity
$58Alsa
$47Vueling
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Dec 12
$57Renfe Intercity
$58Alsa
$72Vueling
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Dec 13
$57Renfe Intercity
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$41Vueling
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$38Renfe
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$36Vueling
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Dec 16
$57Renfe Intercity
$58Alsa
$51Air Europa
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Dec 17
$57Renfe
$58Alsa
$72Vueling
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Dec 18
$57Renfe
$58Alsa
$69Air Europa
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Dec 19
$57Renfe
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$72Vueling

The fastest buses from Barcelona to Alicante

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Fastest Journey

7 h 5 m

Average

8 h 16 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

407 km

Of the 12 buses that leave Barcelona for Alicante every day 7 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 8 h 16 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 11 h 5 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
07:25AMBarcelona7h05 02:30PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$581One-way
2nd Fastest
02:55PMBarcelona7h20 10:15PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$621One-way
2nd Fastest
10:25AMBarcelona7h20 05:45PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$581One-way
07:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 02:30PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$581One-way
09:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 04:30AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$581One-way

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Bus Information between Barcelona and Alicante

distanceDistance252 miles (406 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$58 (€48)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesAlsa, Alsa Supra, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from Barcelona to Alicante cover the 252 miles (406 km) long route taking on average 7 h 20 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Alsa Supra, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $58 (€48), but the average price of bus tickets is $58 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante.

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Alsa buses from Barcelona to Alicante

You can travel by bus between Barcelona and Alicante with Alsa for as low as $58 (€48). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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 Barcelona and Alicante:

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

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.

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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest bus from Barcelona to Alicante?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Barcelona to Alicante buses for as little as $58 (€48)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a bus ticket between Barcelona and Alicante?
If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Barcelona to Alicante bus to cost on average $58 (€48)  one way.
What is the distance to Alicante from Barcelona by bus?
The Barcelona to Alicante bus distance is approximately 252 miles (406 km).
What is the Barcelona to Alicante bus travel time?
On average the Barcelona to Alicante bus time is 7 h 20 min  covering the 252 miles (406 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What bus station in Barcelona goes to Alicante? What bus station do I come into Alicante from Barcelona?

When departing from Barcelona, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. When arriving in Alicante, you can end your journey in bus stations like Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante, Alicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante and Alicante, Estacion ADIF.

Omio customers book a bus from Barcelona Sants   to Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante   most frequently for this route.

Where is the bus station in Barcelona to go to Alicante? Where is the bus station in Alicante located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center.

Which bus companies should I travel with from Barcelona to Alicante?
For the best Barcelona to Alicante bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa, Alsa Supra, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between Barcelona and Alicante to compare what amenities they may offer.
When does the first bus depart from Barcelona to Alicante? When does the last bus depart from Barcelona to Alicante?
You can take the earliest bus from Barcelona to Alicante at 6: 00 AM   or take the last bus from Barcelona to Alicante leaving at 8: 00 PM. Look for the latest Barcelona to Alicante bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this trip.
How early should I book bus tickets to Alicante from Barcelona to score the best deals?
If you buy the Barcelona to Alicante bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $58 (€48). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses to Alicante from Barcelona. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.