How to travel from Cartagena to Alicante

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from Cartagena to Alicante

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

Our recommendation
bus

To get from Cartagena to Alicante on Dec 05 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:45AMCartagena2h25 12:10PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
1 transfer
111One-way
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09:45AMCartagena2h25 12:10PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
1 transfer
111One-way
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07:32AMCartagena2h26 09:58AMAlicante-Terminal
0 transfers
171One-way
04:15PMCartagena2h45 07:00PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
1 transfer
111One-way
09:45AMCartagena2h25 12:10PMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
1 transfer
161One-way

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Travel Information to Alicante from Cartagena

distanceDistance58 miles (93 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $34
fastestFastest modeTrain • $34 (€31) • 2 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBus BAM or Renfe Intercity

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 58 miles (93 km) from Cartagena to Alicante. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Bus BAM or Renfe Intercity among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Cartagena to Alicante.

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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Travel Tips: Travel from Cartagena to Alicante

Travel Tips: Travel to Alicante 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 Cartagena to Alicante.
FAQs

You can travel between Cartagena and Alicante 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Alicante from Cartagena is by taking a flight, which costs on average $2 (€2).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Alicante:

A flight is generally $11 (€10) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $14 (€12) from Cartagena to Alicante.

A flight is generally $32 (€29) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $34 (€31) from Cartagena to Alicante.

The quickest way to travel to Alicante from Cartagena is by train, which takes on average 2 h 17 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

The distance from Cartagena to Alicante is approximately 58 miles (93 km).

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

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

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

  • You can travel to Alicante from Cartagena by bus with Bus BAM. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $14 (€12) with Bus BAM from Cartagena to Alicante.
  • You can go to Alicante from Cartagena by train with Renfe Intercity. You'll see cheap train tickets for $34 (€31) with Renfe Intercity from Cartagena to Alicante on Omio.

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

  • You can take a direct bus with Bus BAM.
  • You'll find direct trains with Renfe MD or Renfe Intercity.

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 trip.

Omio customers who travel from Cartagena to Alicante often also extend their vacation to go to Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Alicante and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $14 (€12) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $34 (€31) 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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