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Duration 39h 26m
Distance 1662.7 km
Average price 204€
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The average train between Cherbourg-Octeville and Alicante takes 39h 26m and the fastest train takes 32h 11m. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Cherbourg-Octeville to Alicante. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Cherbourg
  2. Paris Gare De Lyon
  3. Figueres Vilafant
  4. Alicante
16h 50m
161€ - 245€

Cherbourg-Octeville to Alicante train times

Trains run four times a week between Cherbourg-Octeville and Alicante. The earliest departure is at 06:37 in the morning, and the last departure from Cherbourg-Octeville is at 19:23 which arrives into Alicante at 14:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 39h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cherbourg-Octeville to Alicante. However, there are services departing from Cherbourg and arriving at Alicante-Termino via Saint-Lazare, Paris Gare De Lyon and Figueres Vilafant. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 50m.

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The distance between Cherbourg-Octeville and Alicante is 1259 km. The road distance is 1662.7 km.

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Cherbourg-Octeville to Alicante train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Cherbourg station.

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Cherbourg-Octeville to Alicante train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Alicante-Termino station.

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