There are 9 ways to get from Alicante to Gibraltar by train, bus, car, plane or car ferry

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Train  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Ciudad Real Ir
  2. Take the train from Ciudad Real to San Roque-La Linea Atr

$100 - $131

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Bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Algeciras

$44 - $67

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Bus via Málaga  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Malaga
  2. Take the bus from Málaga to Sotogrande

$47 - $83

Drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Gibraltar 376.7 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Valencia, fly to Malaga, bus  •  8 h 28 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 Marbella to Sotogrande

$89 - $319

Fly Alicante to Jerez, bus  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Jerez (XRY) ALC - XRY
  2. Take the bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Los Barrios

$99 - $338

Fly Alicante to Sevilla, train, bus  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Sevilla (SVQ) ALC - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Jerez de la Frontera
  3. Take the bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Los Barrios

$96 - $364

Fly Alicante to Tangier, carferry  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Tangier (TNG) ALC - TNG
  2. Take the carferry from Tangier to Tarifa

$167 - $406

Train to Valencia, fly to Sevilla, train, bus  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Sevilla (SVQ) VLC - SVQ
  3. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Jerez de la Frontera
  4. Take the bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Los Barrios

$86 - $296

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Alicante to Gibraltar. However, there are services departing from Alicante and arriving at Mondéjar via Algeciras San Bernardo Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 26 min.

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The distance between Alicante and Gibraltar is 496 km. The road distance is 602.7 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Gibraltar without a car is to train which takes 10 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 3 min to get from Alicante to Gibraltar, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Alicante to Gibraltar is to train which takes 10 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 26 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Gibraltar is 603 km. It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to drive from Alicante to Gibraltar.

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Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Valencia Airport to Malaga Airport.

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Map of how to get from Alicante to Gibraltar.
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  • Distance: 309.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 3 min

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Gibraltar?

You can take a train from Alicante to Gibraltar via Ciudad Real, San Roque-La Linea, and Estación de San Roque in around 10 h 3 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Alicante to Gibraltar 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 9 h 30 min.

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 Valencia to Malaga via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 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 Algiers, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Tangier via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
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 Algiers, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Alicante to Tangier via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Alicante to Tangier via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Tangier via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Flights from Alicante to Tangier via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Ciudad Real
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Ciudad Real to San Roque-La Linea
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Jerez de la Frontera
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
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 Algeciras
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Alicante to Malaga
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Málaga to Sotogrande
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
portillo.avanzabus.com
Bus from Marbella to Sotogrande
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
portillo.avanzabus.com
Autocares Valenzuela
Phone
+34 (0) 956702609
Email
informacion.cadiz@grupovalenzuela.com
Website
grupovalenzuela.com
Bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Los Barrios
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
grupovalenzuela.com
Ferry operators
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
intershipping.es

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