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There are 6 ways to get from Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from Alicante-Termino to Barcelona-Sants Eur / ...

€39 - €48

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Barcelona N1134 / ...

€25 - €60

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the rideshare from Alicante to Barcelone 512.2 km

€29

Drive  •  5h 12m

  1. Drive from Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) 518.9 km

€50 - €75

Fly from Alicante  •  3h 5m

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Barcelona (BCN) ALC - BCN

€40 - €104

Train to Valencia, fly  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Alicante-Termino to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Barcelona (BCN) VLC - BCN

€50 - €127

Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) by train and walk

The journey time between Alicante and Estació del Nord (Station) is around 8h 36m and covers a distance of around 541 km. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 51m. Operated by Renfe Viajeros and Renfe Cercanias, the Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) service departs from Alicante-Termino and arrives in Estació del Nord (Station). Typically 20 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 36m
Fastest journey time:
5h 51m
Services per week:
20
Cheapest price:
€39
Carbon emissions:
28 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:25
Last service departs at:
18:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) train and walk schedules

Alicante → Estació del Nord (Station)
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) is to rideshare, which costs €29 and takes 6h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) is to fly which costs €40 - €110 and takes 3h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alicante and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station). However, there are services departing from Alicante-Termino and arriving at Arc De Triomf via Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between Alicante and Estació del Nord (Station) is 408 km. The road distance is 518.9 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) without a car is to train which takes 4h 45m and costs €35 - €50.

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It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station), including transfers.

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Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Alicante station.

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Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Alicante-Termino station.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) is to train which takes 4h 45m and costs €35 - €50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €25 - €60 and takes 6h 55m, you could also fly, which costs €40 - €110 and takes 3h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station).
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  • Distance: 408.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 45m

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Estació del Nord (Station), Catalonia, Spain?

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Alicante-Termino to Barcelona-Sants 5 times a day. Tickets cost €30 - €45 and the journey takes 4h 30m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Alicante to Barcelona 3 times a day. Tickets cost €25 - €35 and the journey takes 6h 55m. ALSA also services this route 5 times a day.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €220
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€22 - €220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Algiers
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €220
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alicante-Termino to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Alicante-Termino to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Alicante to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€29
Book at
blablacar.es

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The quickest flight from Alicante Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) is 519 km. It takes approximately 5h 12m to drive from Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station).

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Iberia and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Alicante Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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Book your Alicante to Estació del Nord (Station) bus tickets online with Omio, FlixBus and Busbud.

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There are 1730+ hotels available in Estació del Nord (Station). Prices start at €75 per night.

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

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The best way to get from Alicante to Alicante Airport is to bus which takes 13 min and costs €1 - €4.

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