There are 11 ways to get from Alicante to Cherbourg-Octeville by plane, train, car ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Alicante to Paris Orly, train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Paris Orly (ORY) ALC - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg

$136 - $458

Cheapest option

Bus via Maria Cristina pte./zubia  •  24 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to San Sebastián
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Caen
  3. Take the bus from Caen to Cherbourg-Octeville

$86 - $105

9 alternative options

Fly Alicante to Rennes, train  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Rennes (RNS) ALC - RNS
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Lison(F)
  3. Take the train from Lison(F) to Cherbourg

$144 - $934

Fly Alicante to Caen, train  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Caen (CFR) ALC - CFR
  2. Take the train from Caen to Cherbourg

$167 - $742

Fly Alicante to Bournemouth, car ferry  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Bournemouth (BOH) ALC - BOH
  2. Take the car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg

$95 - $360

Train to Valencia, fly to Paris Orly, train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Paris Orly (ORY) VLC - ORY
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg

$147 - $360

Fly Alicante to Nantes, train  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Nantes (NTE) ALC - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Le Mans
  3. Take the train from Le Mans to Caen
  4. Take the train from Caen to Cherbourg

$152 - $386

Fly Alicante to Beauvais, train  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Beauvais (BVA) ALC - BVA
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg

$113 - $1,407

Train  •  16 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants Em / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg Ic

$315 - $390

Bus ALSA  •  30 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris West - La Défense to Cherbourg-Octeville Ouibus

$100 - $150

Drive  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Cherbourg-Octeville 1031.3 miles

$220 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Cherbourg-Octeville is to bus which costs 70€ - 90€ and takes 24 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Cherbourg-Octeville is to fly and train which takes 9 h 39 min and costs 110€ - 400€.

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The distance between Alicante and Cherbourg-Octeville is 1259 km. The road distance is 1650 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 39 min to get from Alicante to Cherbourg-Octeville, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alicante to Cherbourg-Octeville. However, there are services departing from Alicante and arriving at Cherbourg-Octeville via SanchoSabio 33, San Sebastián and Caen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 52 min.

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What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Cherbourg-Octeville, France?

You can take a train from Alicante to Cherbourg-Octeville via Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare de Lyon, Gare de Lyon, Saint-Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 16 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alicante to Cherbourg-Octeville via San Sebastián, SanchoSabio 33, Maria Cristina pte./zubia, San Sebastián, and Caen in around 24 h 52 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Paris Orly via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Paris Orly via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Rennes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Rennes via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,800
Flights from Alicante to Rennes via Ibiza, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,800
Flights from Valencia to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Valencia to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Valencia to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Valencia to Paris Orly via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Valencia to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Alicante to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Nantes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Nantes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Rennes via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,800
Flights from Alicante to Rennes via Ibiza, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,800
Flights from Valencia to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Valencia to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Valencia to Paris Orly via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Alicante to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Nantes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Alicante to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Alicante to Rennes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $5,500
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Madrid, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Milan Malpensa, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Bordeaux, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Barcelona, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Barcelona, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Toulouse, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Malaga, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Madrid, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Milan Malpensa, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Bordeaux, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Barcelona, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Barcelona, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Toulouse, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Alicante to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Valencia to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Nantes
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Madrid, Nantes
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Alicante to Caen via Bordeaux, Nantes
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Alicante to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $950
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Alicante to Paris Orly via Algiers
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Alicante to Rennes via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Alicante to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Alicante to Rennes via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Alicante to Nantes
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Rennes to Lison(F)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Lison(F) to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Caen to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Nantes to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Le Mans to Caen
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Nantes to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Bus operators
Bilman Bus
Website
bilmanbus.es
Bus from Alicante to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
bilmanbus.es
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from San Sebastián to Caen
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Caen to Cherbourg-Octeville
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris West - La Défense to Cherbourg-Octeville
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$55 - $80

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