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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Em / ...
  2. Tgv / ...

$92 - $127

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Ouibus / ...

$55 - $85

6 alternative options

Bus  •  14 h 45 min

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. 438 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Alicante to Barcelona, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. ALC - BCN

$73 - $242

Fly Alicante to Perpignan  •  10 h 1 min

  1. ALC - PGF

$102 - $654

Fly Alicante to Toulouse, train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. ALC - TLS

$118 - $319

Train to Valencia, fly to Barcelona, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. VLC - BCN

$82 - $234

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Perpignan, France?

You can take a train from Alicante to Perpignan via Barcelona Sants in around 7 h 19 min. Alternatively, Starbus operates a bus from Alicante to Perpignan twice daily, and the journey takes 14 h 45 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Alicante to Perpignan via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to Perpignan via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Alicante to Perpignan via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Alicante to Perpignan via Southampton
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Alicante to Perpignan via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $75
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Narbonne to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $23
Spanish Railways AVE
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Narbonne to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $18
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Barcelona City Center to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Barcelona to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Alicante to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
starbus.es

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Alicante and Perpignan is 562 km. The road distance is 701 km.

The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Perpignan is to bus and night bus which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 12 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Alicante to Perpignan is to fly and train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 60€ - 210€.

No, there is no direct train from Alicante to Perpignan. However, there are services departing from Alacant-Terminal and arriving at Perpignan via Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alicante and arriving at Perpignan. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Alicante to Perpignan, including transfers.