Trains from Alicante to Barcelona

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The cheapest trains

from Alicante
to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Cheapest

$62

Average

$81

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

The average ticket from Alicante to Barcelona will cost around $ 81 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 62.

Cheapest
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18:38Alicante-Terminal5h2123:59Barcelona Sants
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$621One-way
2nd Cheapest
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13:57Alicante-Terminal5h1219:09Barcelona Sants
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$681One-way
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16:05Alicante-Terminal5h0521:10Barcelona Sants
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$1121One-way

Train Times

Alicante to Barcelona

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13:57Alicante-Terminal5h1219:09Barcelona Sants
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16:05Alicante-Terminal5h0521:10Barcelona Sants
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18:38Alicante-Terminal5h2123:59Barcelona Sants
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Prices across different modes

Train
Flight
Mon
Aug 26
$62Renfe
$234Vueling
Tue
Aug 27
$62Renfe
$111Vueling
Wed
Aug 28
$62Renfe
$123Vueling
Thu
Aug 29
$62Renfe
$99Vueling
Fri
Aug 30
$62Renfe
$135Vueling
Sat
Aug 31
$62Renfe
$146Vueling
Sun
Sep 1
$62Renfe
$135Vueling
Mon
Sep 2
$62Renfe
$76Vueling
Tue
Sep 3
$62Renfe
$64Vueling
Wed
Sep 4
$34Renfe
$41Vueling
Thu
Sep 5
$43Renfe
$64Vueling
Fri
Sep 6
$43Renfe
$64Vueling
Sat
Sep 7
$34Renfe
$64Vueling
Sun
Sep 8
$48Renfe
$88Vueling
Mon
Sep 9
$43Renfe
$53Vueling
Tue
Sep 10
$34Renfe
$41Vueling
Wed
Sep 11
$34Renfe
$41Vueling
Thu
Sep 12
$34Renfe
$53Vueling
Fri
Sep 13
$34Renfe
$41Vueling
Sat
Sep 14
$25Renfe
$41Vueling

The fastest trains

from Alicante
to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Fastest Journey

5h 5m

Average

5h 12m

Trains per day

3

Distance

407 km

Of the 3 train that leave Alicante for Barcelona every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 407 km distance in an average of 5h 12m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 5h 5m .

The slowest train will take 5h 21m 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
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16:05Alicante-Terminal5h0521:10Barcelona Sants
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$1121One-way
2nd Fastest
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13:57Alicante-Terminal5h1219:09Barcelona Sants
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$681One-way
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18:38Alicante-Terminal5h2123:59Barcelona Sants
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$621One-way

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Journey Summary

Alicante to Barcelona Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
5 hours 11 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $38
Trains depart from:Alicante
Trains arrive in:Barcelona
Distance:407 km
TrainTrain Companies:Renfe

Trains from Alicante to Barcelona: Journey Details

Operated by Renfe Operadora, the national railway company of Spain, trains from Alicante to Barcelona run on a daily basis. As this is regarded as a long-distance route, direct services are spaced out throughout each day, with an average of two departures in the morning, one in the afternoon and one in the evening. Regular indirect services, which require a change at Madrid, depart every one to two hours, depending on the time of day. The average journey time between Alicante and Barcelona is between five and six hours.

Taking the Train from Alicante

The train station in Alicante is located near to the center of the city in Avenida de la Estación. It has rail connections with a number of locations in the Alicante and Murcia suburban areas. In terms of public transport, one of the most convenient ways of reaching the train station is by bus. The city has a new bus terminus located near to the harbour and there are a number of local routes which service the train station.

Getting into Barcelona by Train

One of the most popular city break destinations in Spain, Barcelona has much to offer visitors. Famed for its distinct architecture and rich history, Barcelona also boasts a wealth of bars and restaurants which ensure the atmosphere is always lively. Trains from Alicante terminate at Barcelona Sants, the main rail terminus in the city. Public transport options for onward travel from Barcelona Sants include bus and metro services. Regular local bus services which link the station to the city center run throughout the day. The Sants Estació metro station is situated adjacent to Barcelona Sants and is served by lines L3 and L5 of the Barcelona Metro network.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Alicante
Barcelona
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Amenities

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