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There are 5 ways to get from Alicante to Altea by bus, tram, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Altea

$16 - $26

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h

  1. Take the rideshare from Alicante to Altea 33.3 miles

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Tram, train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the tram from Mercado to Benidorm L1
  2. Take the train from Benidorm to Altea L9

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alicante to Altea 32.7 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Altea 32.7 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Altea is to rideshare which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Altea is to taxi which costs 60€ - 75€ and takes 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alicante and arriving at Altea. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Alicante and Altea is 47 km. The road distance is 52.3 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Altea without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs 14€ - 22€.

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The bus from Alicante to Altea takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Alicante to Altea bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Alicante station.

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Alicante to Altea bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Altea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Altea is 52 km. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Alicante to Altea.

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  • Distance: 29.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Altea, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Alicante to Altea 3 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Alicante Metro Tram
Phone
961 924 000
Website
tramalicante.es
Tram from Mercado to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tramalicante.es
Train from Benidorm to Altea
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tramalicante.es
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante to Altea
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Alicante to Altea
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Book at
blablacar.es
Taxi from Alicante to Altea
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Taxi 204 Alicante
Phone
+34 616 49 61 28
Website
alicantetaxi.es
Costa Blanca Taxi
Phone
+34 627 24 57 17
Website
costablancataxialicante.com
Aleata Tele Taxi
Phone
+34 965 10 16 11
Website
taxienalicante.com

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Alicante and Altea. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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