How to travel from Valencia to Cartagena

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from Valencia to Cartagena

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

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To get from Valencia to Cartagena on Aug 10 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:30AMValencia, Estación de Autobuses4h25 03:55PMCartagena
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11:30AMValencia, Estación de Autobuses4h25 03:55PMCartagena
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03:00PMValencia, Estación de Autobuses5h15 08:15PMCartagena
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04:28PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord4h19 08:47PMCartagena
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11:30AMValencia, Estación de Autobuses5h15 04:45PMCartagena
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Travel Information from Valencia to Cartagena

distanceDistance132 miles (213 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$1 - $37
fastestFastest modeTrain • $37 (€34) • 4 h 19 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Renfe MD

Travel 132 miles (213 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Cartagena from Valencia. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Alsa or Renfe MD among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Valencia to Cartagena.

Travel Tips: Travel from Valencia to Cartagena

Travel to Cartagena 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 Valencia to Cartagena.

There are 4 ways that you can travel from Valencia to Cartagena. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Valencia to Cartagena is by taking a flight with an average price of $1 (€1).

This is compared to other travel options to Cartagena:

Taking a flight is about $23 (€22) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€23) for this trip.

A flight is generally $36 (€33) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $37 (€34) from Valencia to Cartagena.

The quickest way to travel to Cartagena from Valencia is by train, which takes on average 4 h 19 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by flight can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

The Valencia to Cartagena distance is around 132 miles (213 km).

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Valencia to Cartagena:

  • Buses mostly leave from Valencia, Estación de Autobuses and tend to arrive in Cartagena, Estación de Autobuses.
  • Trains from Valencia to Cartagena most often leave from Valencia Joaquín Sorolla and arrive in Cartagena.

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

  • Alsa can take you to Cartagena by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Alsa from Valencia to Cartagena for $24 (€23).
  • Travel with Renfe MD to go to Cartagena by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Renfe MD Valencia to Cartagena tickets on Omio for $37 (€34).

Yes, there are direct services available from Valencia to Cartagena with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with Alsa.
  • You can travel directly by train with Renfe MD.

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

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

Before traveling from Valencia to Cartagena, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $24 (€23) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $1 (€1) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $37 (€34) one way.

But we recommend booking Valencia to Cartagena tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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