How to travel from Zaragoza to Cartagena

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from Zaragoza to Cartagena

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

Our recommendation

To get from Zaragoza to Cartagena on Jul 08 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:50AMZaragoza Airport2h40 11:30AMAlicante Elche Airport
1 transfer
08:50AMZaragoza Airport10h50 07:40PMAlicante Elche Airport
1 transfer
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08:50AMZaragoza Airport23h20 08:10AMAlicante Elche Airport
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Travel Information between Zaragoza and Cartagena

distanceDistance279 miles (450 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $1 (€1) • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesJimenez or Renfe MD

Travel 279 miles (450 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Zaragoza to Cartagena. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Jimenez or Renfe MD among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Zaragoza to Cartagena.

Travel Tips: Travel from Zaragoza 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 Zaragoza to Cartagena.

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

The cheapest way to go to Cartagena from Zaragoza is by taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cartagena:

A ferry is $46 (€41) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Zaragoza to Cartagena costing on average $46 (€41).

A ferry is generally $1 (€1) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $1 (€1) from Zaragoza to Cartagena.

Taking a ferry is usually $58 (€52) less than taking a train to Cartagena, which costs on average $58 (€52) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Cartagena from Zaragoza is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Cartagena can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 9 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Cartagena by ferry can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 9 h 27 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 279 miles (450 km) from Zaragoza to Cartagena.

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

  • Buses from Zaragoza to Cartagena most often leave from Zaragoza, Estación De Autobuses and arrive in Cartagena, Estación de Autobuses.
  • Trains from Zaragoza to Cartagena most often leave from Zaragoza-Delicias and arrive in Cartagena.

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

  • Jimenez can get you to Cartagena by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Jimenez from Zaragoza to Cartagena for $46 (€41) on Omio.
  • Travel with Renfe MD to go to Cartagena by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Renfe MD Zaragoza to Cartagena tickets on Omio for $58 (€52).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Zaragoza to Cartagena often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Murcia or Alicante. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Zaragoza and Cartagena itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Cartagena and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $46 (€41) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average $1 (€1) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $58 (€52) one way on average.

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

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