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Recommended flights from Barcelona to Alicante

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Fastest Journey

1 h 10 m

Direct flights

3

Flights per day

7

Distance

407 km

There are 3 direct flights between Barcelona and Alicante per day, with the fastest journey taking just 1 hours and 10 minutes.

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06:45AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h10 07:55AMAlicante Elche Airport
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$741One-way
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10:10PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h10 11:20PMAlicante Elche Airport
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$921One-way
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05:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h10 06:30PMAlicante Elche Airport
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$1321One-way
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08:40AMBarcelona El Prat Airport2h45 11:25AMAlicante Elche Airport
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$1891One-way
10:00PMBarcelona El Prat Airport21h40 07:40PMAlicante Elche Airport
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$1371One-way

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Flight Information between Barcelona and Alicante

distanceDistance252 miles (406 km)
durationAverage flight duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$78 (€62)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesVueling, Iberia or Air Europa

Flights from Barcelona to Alicante cover the 252 miles (406 km) long route taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Vueling, Iberia or Air Europa. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $78 (€62), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $54 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Alicante Elche Airport.

Airlines

Flight from Barcelona to Alicante with Vueling Airlines, Iberia and Air Europa

Vueling Airlines, Iberia and Air Europa flights will get you between Barcelona and Alicante from $54 (€43). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.

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Vueling is one of Spain’s leading low-cost airlines where you can choose between Basic, Optima or Time Flex tickets for your next flight between Barcelona and Alicante.

Vueling Airlines is one of the best options when traveling by plane between Barcelona and Alicante. Omio quickly shows you current Vueling Airlines flight schedules for the Barcelona - Alicante route and makes it easier than ever for you to buy plane tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance from Barcelona to Alicante is around 252 miles (406 km) and the cheapest Vueling Airlines one-way ticket you can book starts at $54 (€43). As you check the latest Barcelona to Alicante flight schedule from Vueling Airlines for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Alicante safely. If you search for Vueling Airlines tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Vueling Airlines ticket from Barcelona to Alicante so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

When you buy your Vueling Airlines flight tickets between Barcelona and Alicante don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees waived
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Barcelona to Alicante Flights: An Overview

Alicante, in the south-east of Spain, is an attractive, historic city with an atmospheric Moorish quarter, and the gateway to the resorts of the Costa Blanca, a Mediterranean coastline as popular with Spanish visitors as with foreigners. As a quicker alternative to a train journey, direct flights from Barcelona to Alicante deliver visitors to this sun-soaked corner of Spain in around one hour. There are frequent direct flights seven days a week with a budget airline. Departure times from early morning to early evening ensure it's possible to get on the beach before lunch or fly in for a dinner reservation.  Indirect connections with one change en route are also available, increasing the travel options to Alicante.

Which airlines fly from Barcelona to Alicante?

The Spanish budget airline vueling offers frequent daily direct flights from Barcelona to Alicante. Although this is a short domestic flight down the Mediterranean coast, some indirect connections via Palma De Mallorca or Madrid are also a possibility, with services provided by Air Europa and the national carrier Iberia, which offers flights operated by its affiliate airline Air Nostrum.  

How long is the flight from Barcelona to Alicante?

Direct flights with vueling are the fastest option for the 407 kilometer trip south-west along the Mediterranean coast from Barcelona to Alicante, with most services taking one hour and ten minutes to reach the southern city. Early morning vueling flights take five minutes longer to complete the trip. The fastest indirect flights to Alicante from the Catalan city are Air Europa connections via Palma de Mallorca, which take two hours and 40 minutes to reach Alicante Elche Airport. Iberia connections via Madrid take upwards of three hours and 15 minutes with some indirect flights taking more than four hours in total.  

How many flights are there from Barcelona to Alicante?

The vueling budget airline schedule offers five direct flights from Barcelona to Alicante from Tuesday-Thursday, four flights on Sundays and Mondays, and three flights on Fridays and Saturdays. Departure times usually include morning, afternoon and evening options. There are 15-16 daily indirect flights from Barcelona to Alicante requiring one change in transit, with take off times available from early morning to early evening. 

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Barcelona to Alicante?

Departure Airport: Barcelona El Prat Airport is situated about 12 kilometers south-west of Barcelona city center, connected by metro trains on the L9 Sud line or Aerobus express services, taking around 30 minutes to reach the airport from the center.  Facilities at the terminal include long and short stay parking lots, international restaurants, tapas bars, luggage storage, business lounges, children's play areas, cafes and free WiFi.

Arrival Airport: Alicante Elche Airport is located nine kilometers south-west of Alicante city center,  with local buses offering connections to the center, to Elche or to several Costa Blanca resorts along the coast. Facilities at the airport terminal include car rental desks, a convenience store, a pharmacy, duty-free shopping, a book store, business amenities, free WiFi and taxi stands. 

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Flights from Barcelona to Alicante
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FAQs
How much do cheap flights between Barcelona and Alicante cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight between Barcelona and Alicante for the next 7 days starting from $54 (€43)  one way.
How much does it cost to take a flight to Alicante from Barcelona?
If you are looking to book your plane ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Barcelona to Alicante flight to cost on average $78 (€62)  one way.
How far is it from Barcelona to Alicante by plane?
The flight distance from Barcelona to Alicante is around 252 miles (406 km).
How long is a flight between Barcelona and Alicante on average?
On average the Barcelona to Alicante flight travel time is 1 h 10 min  for the 252 miles (406 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What airport does the flight from Barcelona to Alicante depart from? Which Alicante airport do I fly into from Barcelona?

Omio travelers most frequently book a flight from Barcelona El Prat Airport   to Alicante Elche Airport   for this route.

Where is the departure airport in Barcelona located? Where is the arrival airport in Alicante located?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Barcelona El Prat Airport, which is located approximately 7 miles (11 km) from the city center.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Alicante Elche Airport and need to travel approximately 6 miles (9 km) from the airport to reach the city center in Alicante. You can check if there are airport shuttle services, taxi services or public transit options available from Alicante Elche Airport to get you to the city center in Alicante.

What airlines go from Barcelona to Alicante?
For the route from Barcelona to Alicante you can take a flight with Vueling, Iberia or Air Europa. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services from Barcelona to Alicante on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I find a direct flight from Barcelona to Alicante?
Yes, there are direct flights a day between Barcelona and Alicante. If you’re looking for a direct flight, consider traveling with Vueling. Nonstop flight 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 plane tickets.
What are the first and last departure flight times from Barcelona to Alicante?
You can take the earliest flight from Barcelona to Alicante at 4: 45 AM   or take the last flight from Barcelona to Alicante leaving at 8: 25 PM. Look for the latest Barcelona to Alicante flight schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this route.
How far in advance should I buy a plane ticket from Barcelona to Alicante to get the best deals?
You can find flights from Barcelona to Alicante to cost on average $78 (€62) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying plane tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Barcelona to Alicante flight generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.