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There are 9 ways to get from Alicante to Avignon by train, plane, bus 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.

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Train to Valencia, fly to Marseille, train  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Marseille (MRS) VLC - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$116 - $334

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Fly Alicante to Marseille, train  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Marseille (MRS) ALC - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$91 - $272

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Fly Alicante to Barcelona, train  •  8h 45m

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Barcelona (BCN) ALC - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Nîmes
  3. Take the train from Nîmes to Avignon Centre

$112 - $303

Fly Alicante to Montpellier, train  •  10h 19m

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Montpellier (MPL) ALC - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre

$126 - $277

Fly Alicante to Geneva, train  •  8h 52m

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Geneva (GVA) ALC - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève to Avignon TGV

$147 - $587

Train  •  10h 44m

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants Em / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Nîmes Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Nîmes to Avignon Centre

$130 - $186

Bus Eurolines FR  •  18h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Aix en Provence
  2. Take the bus from Gare Routière to Porte Limbert 23

Bus ALSA  •  2 days 18h

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Avignon

$100 - $160

Drive  •  9h 10m

  1. Drive from Alicante to Avignon 588.9 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Avignon is to bus which costs 85€ - 140€ and takes 2 days 18h.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Avignon is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 5h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alicante and arriving at Avignon. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 days 18h.

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No, there is no direct train from Alicante to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Alacant-Terminal and arriving at Avignon Centre via Barcelona Sants and Nîmes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 44m.

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The distance between Alicante and Avignon is 764 km. The road distance is 942.3 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Avignon without a car is to train which takes 10h 44m and costs 110€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 6h 52m to get from Alicante to Avignon, including transfers.

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

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Alicante to Avignon train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Alacant-Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Avignon is to train which takes 10h 44m and costs 110€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Alicante to Avignon.
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  • Distance: 477.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 52m

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Avignon, France?

You can take a train from Alicante to Avignon via Barcelona Sants and Nîmes in around 10h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alicante to Avignon via Gare Routière in around 18h 41m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $460
Flights from Valencia to Marseille via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$28 - $460
Flights from Alicante to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Alicante to Montpellier via Basel
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Alicante to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Alicante to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Alicante to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Evelop
Website
evelop.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Alicante to Montpellier via Algiers
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Alicante to Montpellier via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Alicante to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Alicante to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Barcelona Sants to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Genève to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Nîmes to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$25 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Alicante to Aix en Provence
Ave. Duration
16h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ler
Bus from Gare Routière to Porte Limbert
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 Avignon
Ave. Duration
2 days 18h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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

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Alicante to Avignon train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Avignon Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Avignon is 942 km. It takes approximately 9h 10m to drive from Alicante to Avignon.

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Iberia and Ryanair offer flights from Valencia Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 1662+ hotels available in Avignon. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Alicante Airport is to bus which takes 25m and costs 1€ - 4€.

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