There are 4 ways to get from Alicante to Murcia by train, rideshare, taxi or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Train • 1 h 21 min
Rideshare • 1 h 15 min
2 alternative options
Taxi • 52 min
$65 - $85
Drive • 52 min
$9 - $14
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Murcia is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 1 h 15 min.
The quickest way to get from Alicante to Murcia is to taxi which costs 60€ - 75€ and takes 52 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Alacant Terminal and arriving at Murcia del Carmen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.
The distance between Alicante and Murcia is 69 km. The road distance is 81.4 km.
The best way to get from Alicante to Murcia without a car is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs 6€.
The train from Alacant Terminal to Murcia del Carmen takes 1 h 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Alicante to Murcia train services, operated by Murcia-Alicante Cercanías (RENFE), depart from Alacant Terminal station.
Alicante to Murcia train services, operated by Murcia-Alicante Cercanías (RENFE), arrive at Murcia del Carmen station.
Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Murcia is 81 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Alicante to Murcia.
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What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Murcia, Spain?
Murcia-Alicante Cercanías (RENFE) operates a train from Alicante to Murcia hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Spanish Railways (RENFE) also services this route every 4 hours.
Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Murcia del Carmen
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 5 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $9 - $19
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