Directions from Alicante to Cartagena

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Cartagena Ir / ...

$17 - $28

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Alicante to Cartagène 78.7 miles

$2 - $9

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Cartagena 76.8 miles

$14 - $21

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Alicante to Cartagena 3 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $28 and the journey takes 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
902 320 320
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Other operators
Rideshare from Alicante to Cartagène
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $9
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Alicante and Cartagena is 93 km. The road distance is 123 km.

The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Cartagena is to rideshare which costs 2€ - 8€ and takes 1 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Alicante to Cartagena is to drive which takes 1 h 14 min and costs 12€ - 18€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Alacant-Terminal and arriving at Cartagena. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

The train from Alacant-Terminal to Cartagena takes 2 h 6 min including transfers and departs three times a day.