There are 6 ways to get from Alicante to Madrid Airport (MAD) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Alicante  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Madrid (MAD) ALC - MAD

$42 - $195

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Madrid - Barajas Airport T4

$30 - $50

4 alternative options

Train to Valencia, fly  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Madrid (MAD) VLC - MAD

$58 - $266

Train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$67 - $91

Bus MonBus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to La Roda 9335-9296
  2. Take the bus from La Roda to Madrid-Barajas Airport T4

$41 - $64

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Madrid Airport (MAD) 266.1 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to bus which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to fly which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Alicante and Madrid Airport (MAD) is 358 km. The road distance is 425.7 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Alicante to Madrid Airport (MAD), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alicante and arriving at Madrid - Barajas Airport T4. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Alicante to Madrid Airport (MAD). However, there are services departing from Alacant-Terminal and arriving at Madrid Airport via Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain?

Iberia and Air Europa fly from Alicante to Madrid Airport (MAD) every 4 hours. Alternatively, Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Alicante to Madrid Airport (MAD) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $90 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Valencia to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Madrid via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Alicante to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Valencia to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Train operators
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante to Madrid - Barajas Airport T4
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from La Roda to Madrid-Barajas Airport T4
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
alsa.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Alicante to La Roda
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
monbus.es

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