There are 4 ways to get from Alicante to Estepona by bus, car, train or plane

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

Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Estepona

$40 - $60

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Estepona 349.1 miles

$65 - $95

Train to Valencia, fly to Malaga, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Malaga (AGP) VLC - AGP
  3. Take the bus from Malaga Airport to Estepona

$85 - $304

Fly Alicante to Jerez, bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Jerez (XRY) ALC - XRY
  2. Take the bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Algeciras
  3. Take the bus from Algeciras to Estepona

$107 - $349

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Estepona is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 9 h.

More details

The quickest way to get from Alicante to Estepona is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 5 h 32 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alicante and arriving at Estepona. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 9 h.

More details

The distance between Alicante and Estepona is 464 km. The road distance is 558.5 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Alicante to Estepona without a car is to bus which takes 9 h and costs 30€ - 55€.

More details

The bus from Alicante to Estepona takes 9 h including transfers and departs three times a day.

More details

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

More details

The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Malaga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

Search flights

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Estepona is 559 km. It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to drive from Alicante to Estepona.

Get driving directions

Iberia offers flights from Valencia Airport to Malaga Airport.

Search flights

Book your Alicante to Estepona bus tickets online with Busbud.

Search and book

Map of how to get from Alicante to Estepona.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 289.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h

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

ALSA operates a bus from Alicante to Estepona 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 9 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Mahon, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Palma Mallorca, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Mahon, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Mahon, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
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
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
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 Estepona
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Malaga Airport to Estepona
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
portillo.avanzabus.com
Bus from Algeciras to Estepona
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Autocares Valenzuela
Phone
+34 (0) 956702609
Email
informacion.cadiz@grupovalenzuela.com
Website
grupovalenzuela.com
Bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
grupovalenzuela.com

Want to know more about travelling around Spain

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.