How to travel from Marseille to Alicante

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from Marseille to Alicante

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

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To get from Marseille to Alicante on Dec 07 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:00PMMarseille, Gare St. Charles16h45 07:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
0 transfers
761One-way
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03:00PMMarseille, Gare St. Charles16h45 07:45AMAlicante, Estación de Autobuses Nueva - Puerto de Alicante
0 transfers
761One-way
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12:40PMMarseille Provence Airport4h25 05:05PMAlicante Elche Airport
1 transfer
3241One-way

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Travel Information between Marseille and Alicante

distanceDistance458 miles (738 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $157
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $6 (€5) • 12 h 32 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $157 (€142) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 458 miles (738 km) between Marseille and Alicante. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $6 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Marseille to Alicante.

Travel Tips: Travel from Marseille 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 Marseille to Alicante.
FAQs

International travel from Marseille, France to Alicante, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Spain if coming from France?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Alicante if traveling from Marseille?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Alicante, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/17/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Marseille and Alicante.

The restriction level for your return to Marseille, France from Spain is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Marseille from Alicante restricted?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Marseille from Alicante?

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Marseille, France?

You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 11/6/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Marseille from Alicante closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel to Alicante from Marseille 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Marseille and Alicante is by taking a train with an average price of $6 (€5).

This is compared to other travel options to Alicante:

Taking a train is about $94 (€85) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $99 (€90) for this journey.

Taking a train is about $151 (€137) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $157 (€142) for this trip.

The fastest way from Marseille to Alicante is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 14 h 50 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 12 h 32 min   on average.

Alicante is approximately 458 miles (738 km) away from Marseille.

The average frequency per day from Marseille to Alicante is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Alicante from Marseille as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Marseille to Alicante:

  • Buses from Marseille to Alicante most often leave from Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles and arrive in Alicante, Estación de Autobuses.
  • Flights from Marseille to Alicante most often leave from Marseille Provence Airport and arrive in Alicante Elche Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Marseille-St-Charles and tend to arrive in Alicante-Terminal.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Marseille to Alicante, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Alicante by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Marseille to Alicante tickets on Omio for $99 (€90).
  • Travel with Vueling for flights to Alicante. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Vueling Marseille to Alicante tickets on Omio for $157 (€142).

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

  • You can check for a direct bus to Alicante with Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International with 1 direct bus per day.

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.

Looking to extend your trip from Marseille to Alicante? Many Omio customers who go from Marseille to Alicante usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia. If you're looking to explore Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia from Alicante, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Marseille 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 $99 (€90) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $157 (€142) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $6 (€5) one way.

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

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