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from Cartagena to Alicante

You can get from Cartagena to Alicante by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Cartagena to Alicante on Jan 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:32AMCartagena2h23 09:55AMAlicante-Terminal
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$201One-way
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07:00AMCartagena3h05 10:05AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$151One-way
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04:13PMCartagena2h36 06:49PMAlicante-Terminal
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$201One-way
01:30PMCartagena3h05 04:35PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$151One-way
08:45PMCartagena3h05 11:50PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
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$151One-way

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Thu
Jan 20
$20Renfe MD
$15Bus BAM
Fri
Jan 21
$20Renfe MD
$15Bus BAM
Sat
Jan 22
$20Renfe MD
$15Bus BAM
Sun
Jan 23
$18Renfe Intercity
$15Bus BAM
Mon
Jan 24
$20Renfe MD
$15Bus BAM
Tue
Jan 25
$18Renfe Intercity
$15Bus BAM
Wed
Jan 26
$18Renfe Intercity
$15Bus BAM
Thu
Jan 27
$18Renfe Intercity
$15Bus BAM
Fri
Jan 28
$20Renfe MD
$15Bus BAM
Sat
Jan 29
$18Renfe Intercity
$15Bus BAM
Sun
Jan 30
$18Renfe Intercity
$15Bus BAM
Mon
Jan 31
$20Renfe MD
$15Bus BAM
Tue
Feb 1
$15Renfe Intercity
$15Bus BAM
Wed
Feb 2
$15Renfe Intercity
$15Bus BAM
Thu
Feb 3
$20Renfe MD
$15Bus BAM
Fri
Feb 4
$20Renfe MD
$15Bus BAM
Sat
Feb 5
$18Renfe Intercity
$15Bus BAM
Sun
Feb 6
$20Renfe MD
$15Bus BAM

Travel Information between Cartagena and Alicante

distanceDistance58 miles (93 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $15
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $14 (€12) • 2 h 23 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $14 (€12) • 2 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBus BAM or Renfe Intercity

Take a bus or train to travel 58 miles (93 km) from Cartagena to Alicante. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 23 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Bus BAM or Renfe Intercity among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Cartagena to Alicante.

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How to get from Cartagena to Alicante

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Cartagena to Alicante, 58,18% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Cartagena to Alicante and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs

How do I go from Cartagena to Alicante?

There are 2 ways to travel between Cartagena and Alicante including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cartagena to Alicante?

The cheapest way to go to Alicante from Cartagena is by taking a train, which costs on average $14 (€12).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Alicante:

A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Cartagena to Alicante costing on average $15 (€12).

What is the quickest way from Cartagena to Alicante?

The fastest way from Cartagena to Alicante is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 23 min.

There are alternative travel options to Alicante that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 3 h 5 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Cartagena to Alicante would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 58 miles (93 km) between Cartagena and Alicante.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Cartagena to Alicante?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Cartagena to Alicante:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Cartagena, Estación de Autobuses and arrive in Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Cartagena and arrive in Alicante-Terminal.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Cartagena to Alicante?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Cartagena to Alicante:

  • You can travel from Cartagena to Alicante by bus with Bus BAM. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $15 (€12) with Bus BAM from Cartagena to Alicante.
  • You can travel to Alicante from Cartagena by train with Renfe Intercity. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $14 (€12) with Renfe Intercity from Cartagena to Alicante.

Is it possible to travel directly to Alicante from Cartagena?

Yes, there are direct routes from Cartagena to Alicante with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct bus with Bus BAM.

Direct services to Alicante tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Where should I go next after I travel to Alicante from Cartagena?

Your trip from Cartagena to Alicante doesn't have to end in Alicante. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia. If you’d like to add Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia to your Cartagena to Alicante tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Alicante today!

When should I book a ticket from Cartagena to Alicante online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Cartagena to Alicante, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $15 (€12) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $14 (€12) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Cartagena to Alicante online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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