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Train Information to Valencia from Alicante

distanceDistance78 miles (125 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$22 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe

Trains from Alicante to Valencia cover the 78 miles (125 km) long route taking on average 1 h 33 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $22 (€18), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $20 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Alicante-Terminal and arrive in Valencia Joaquín Sorolla.

Train providers

Renfe Alicante – Valencia

Travel from Alicante to Valencia from $20 (€16) with Omio’s train partners Renfe! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Renfe

Renfe is Spain’s national train company offering a multitude of domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe is known for its range of ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also has discount cards for qualified travelers like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which you can use on Omio. When you ride with Renfe, you can expect to find an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel to your destination. These train types include Renfe AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for routes along the stunning Mediterranean coast, Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

  • Average Price: $20

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Renfe when booking your train tickets between Alicante and Valencia due to the coronavirus:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Renfe has applied temporary travel conditions for ticket holders that can no longer justify their travel or don’t wish to travel with AVE, Large Distancia, Avant or Media services for trips between 29th of October and 8th of May 2021
  • Travellers may choose to get a full refund, free of charge, or be provided with a new ticket for another date free of charge.
  • Passengers traveling international routes (Renfe–SNCF) can cancel their ticket free of charge until August 29th, 2021 if it’s requested three days before the departure date.

Trains from Alicante to Valencia

Travelers planning a journey between the two major cities of Spain's southeastern coastline can take a direct train from Alicante to Valencia. The direct services up the Mediterranean coast operate seven days a week, with journey times between one hour and 30 minutes and over two hours. Direct trains from Alicante arrive at a choice of stations in Valencia, including Joaquin Sorolla or Estacio del Nord. There are departures from early morning to mid-evening.

Alicante to Valencia train times: Daily departures

Spanish rail schedules on this route from Alicante to Valencia offer 13 daily direct trains. There are departures roughly hourly, from early morning to early evening. Services include high-speed Euromed services from Alicante to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station, taking around one hour and 35 minutes, and Talgo, Media Distancia, and Regional Express services to Valencia Estacio del Nord, taking between ten and 50 minutes longer. With frequent direct trains, indirect connections aren't necessary. 

How long is the journey by train from Alicante to Valencia?

Renfe's high-speed Euromed services from Alicante to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station provide the quickest journey time for the 90-mile route north, taking one hour and 33 minutes. The fastest Talgo train from Alicante to Valencia Estacio del Nord takes ten minutes longer to complete the trip. The quickest Media Distancia trains take one hour and 55 minutes, while Regional Express services to Estacio del Nord take from two hours seven minutes to two hours 19 minutes. 

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Alicante to Valencia?

Departure train station: Alicante-Terminal is located in the center of the city, 15 minutes' walk from the shoreline, with local buses stopping close to the station on Avenida de Salamanca. The modern terminus has luggage storage facilities, a café-restaurant, ATMs, a mini-market, newsstands, a bookstore, and vending machines. 

Arrival train station: Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station is situated on the northern side of central Valencia, with metro connections available from the nearby Jesus stop. Estacio del Nord, about ten minutes' walk away, is a city landmark, an elegant Art Nouveau terminus close to the Xativa metro stop. Both stations offer a selection of cafés, bars, stores, luggage storage facilities, ATMs, car rental desks, and taxi stands. 

Which train companies travel from Alicante to Valencia?

Spanish national rail operator Renfe runs all the daily direct trains from Alicante to Valencia. Renfe services on this route include four train types: Euromed high-speed trains taking around one hour 30 minutes, Talgo services taking about 10 minutes longer, and Media Distancia and Regional Express connections taking over two hours. 

Renfe Alicante to Valencia

The Renfe timetable provides 13 daily direct trains from Alicante to Valencia seven days a week, departing from early morning to early evening. Daily departures include a morning, afternoon, and evening high-speed Euromed train from Alicante to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station. The four Talgo trains, two Media Distancia departures, and four Regional Express services all arrive at Estacio del Nord station in Valencia. 

Alicante to Valencia trains: Services on board

Passengers booking a Renfe train from Alicante to Valencia can only reserve seating in Turista class for most services, although first class is also available on Euromed high-speed services. Euromed trains offer free WiFi and a cafeteria selling snacks and refreshments. Cyclists can take bikes on board Euromed trains only if they can be folded or disassembled and stored as luggage. Subject to space availability, other trains offer bike spaces to cyclists for a small fee. Small pets up to 10 kg traveling in a carrier are charged at 25% of the standard ticket cost.

Most Renfe trains on this route to Valencia have dedicated areas for wheelchair users. Renfe Atendo staff can provide assistance with boarding and alighting for passengers with limited mobility, if requested.

How to find cheap train tickets from Alicante to Valencia

With several different classes of train from Alicante to Seville, the Omio booking platform is a useful way of comparing prices. The frequency of services on this Mediterranean route means it is usually easy to find an economical option, although booking well in advance is advisable during busy periods such as high summer. Travelers looking for the best fares will find that having flexible plans and using off-peak services will provide major savings on fares for the trip to Valencia. 

Travel Tips

Trains from Alicante to Valencia
Travel by train to Valencia 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 Alicante to Valencia.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains between Alicante and Valencia cost?
Train tickets from Alicante to Valencia for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $20 (€16)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Alicante to Valencia?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $22 (€18)  for a train ticket to Valencia from Alicante.
How far is Valencia from Alicante by train?
The distance to Valencia from Alicante by train is approximately 78 miles (125 km).
How long is the train between Alicante and Valencia?
The Alicante to Valencia train duration is on average 1 h 33 min, which is to be expected when traveling 78 miles (125 km) to Valencia from Alicante. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What train station in Alicante goes to Valencia? What train station do I come into Valencia from Alicante?

When departing from Alicante, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Alicante-Terminal and Alicante San Gabriel. When arriving in Valencia, you can end your journey in train stations like Valencia Joaquín Sorolla and Valencia-Estacio Del Nord.

Omio customers book a train from Alicante-Terminal   to Valencia Joaquín Sorolla   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Alicante to go to Valencia? Where is the train station in Valencia located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Alicante-Terminal and travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Valencia Joaquín Sorolla and need to travel approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the train station to the city center in Valencia.

What train companies go from Alicante to Valencia?
If you're looking for trains from Alicante to Valencia, you can rely on Renfe to get you to Valencia. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Alicante to Valencia route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there to Valencia from Alicante?
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Alicante to Valencia. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Alicante to Valencia? What time is the last train from Alicante to Valencia?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Alicante at 6: 25 AM. The last train leaves from Alicante at 6: 26 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Alicante to Valencia and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy train tickets between Alicante and Valencia to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Alicante to Valencia within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $22 (€18) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Valencia from Alicante are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Alicante
Valencia
Alicante-Terminal is the most popular Alicante railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Alicante for your trip to Valencia.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+34 912320320
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 15 - 24: 00
Public transit options for Alicante-Terminal
Bus lines: C1, C6, 06, 09
Train lines: L1, L2, C1, C3