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There are 4 ways to get from Alicante to Murcia (Region) by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the train from Alicante-terminal to Murcia Del Carmen C1 / ...

9€ - 12€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the rideshare from Alicante to Murcie 82.4 km

5€

2 alternative options

Bus  •  1h

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Murcia N1131 / ...

6€ - 12€

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Murcia (Region) 81 km

7€ - 12€

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The cost-effective way to get from Alicante to Murcia (Region) is to rideshare, which costs 5€ and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Murcia (Region) is to drive which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alicante and arriving at Murcia. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Alicante-terminal and arriving at Murcia Del Carmen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 24m.

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The distance between Alicante and Murcia (Region) is 70 km. The road distance is 81 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Murcia (Region) without a car is to train which takes 1h 24m and costs 9€ - 12€.

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The train from Alicante-terminal to Murcia Del Carmen takes 1h 24m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Alicante to Murcia (Region) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Alicante, Alicante station.

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Alicante to Murcia (Region) train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, depart from Alicante-terminal station.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Murcia (Region) is to train which takes 1h 24m and costs 9€ - 12€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 12€ and takes 1h.

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Map of how to get from Alicante to Murcia (Region).
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  • Distance: 70.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 24m

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Murcia (Region), Murcia, Spain?

Renfe Cercanias operates a train from Alicante-terminal to Murcia Del Carmen hourly, and the journey takes 1h 24m. Renfe Viajeros also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Alicante, Alicante to Murcia, Murcia every 4 hours. Tickets cost 7€ - 9€ and the journey takes 1h. Interbus also services this route twice a week.

Train operators
Renfe Cercanias

This regional commuter train system (also known as Cercanías) connects Barcelona with Catalonia and the Barcelona metropolitan area, including popular destinations like Sitges and the Costa Brava. The network of routes mostly runs overground and connects to many Barcelona metro and bus stations. Trains run frequently, and tickets can be bought at station ticket machines on the day of travel. Two children per adult (up to 6 years) can travel for free. If you’re arriving or departing Barcelona on a domestic AVE or long-distance train, check your ticket for a 5-digit Combinado Cercanias code, which is redeemable for a free local ticket from the ticket machines.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alicante-terminal to Murcia Del Carmen
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Renfe Cercanias
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 Murcia Del Carmen
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
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, Alicante to Murcia, Murcia
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Interbus
Phone
+34 (0) 902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
interbus.es
Bus from Alicante to Murcia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Schedules at
interbus.es
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Alicante to Murcie
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€
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blablacar.es

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Alicante to Murcia (Region) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Murcia, Murcia station.

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Alicante to Murcia (Region) train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, arrive at Murcia Del Carmen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Murcia (Region) is 81 km. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Alicante to Murcia (Region).

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There are 258+ hotels available in Murcia (Region). Prices start at 75€ per night.

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

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