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 Barcelona to Alicante will cost around $ 68 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 62.
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Trains per day
Of the 20 train that leave Barcelona for Alicante every day 8 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 6h 42m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 4h 55m .
The slowest train will take 8h 59m 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
5 hours 12 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$44|
|Trains depart from:||Barcelona|
|Trains arrive in:||Alicante|
Trains in Spain are an efficient way to travel between cities, with Renfe offering both domestic and international train routes in Spain. There are usually 8 direct trains traveling from Barcelona to Alicante per day. All Barcelona to Alicante trains are operated by Renfe, depart from Barcelona Sants train station and arrive at Alicante-Terminal train station. The first Barcelona to Alicante train departs at 7:00 a.m., while the last train of the day leaves Barcelona at 6:00 p.m.
Average prices for Renfe trains from Barcelona to Alicante when you book in advance
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Barcelona to Alicante Trains: General Information
Travelers in Spain can offset some of the cost of Barcelona to Alicante train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.
Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Barcelona to Alicante trains decrease the further you book in advance: