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There are 7 ways to get from Alicante to Perpignan by train, bus, car 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.

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Train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants Em / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Perpignan Tgv / ...

$91 - $125

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Bus via Barcelona  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Valencia
  2. Take the bus from Valencia to Barcelona
  3. Take the bus from Barcelona to Perpignan

$33 - $97

5 alternative options

Bus Starbus  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Perpignan

$45 - $75

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Perpignan 438 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Alicante to Barcelona, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Barcelona (BCN) ALC - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Perpignan

$73 - $242

Train to Valencia, fly to Barcelona, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Barcelona (BCN) VLC - BCN
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Perpignan

$81 - $234

Fly Alicante to Toulouse, train  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Toulouse (TLS) ALC - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Narbonne
  3. Take the train from Narbonne to Perpignan

$126 - $329

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Perpignan is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 14 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Perpignan is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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

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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 38 min.

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The distance between Alicante and Perpignan is 562 km. The road distance is 700.8 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Perpignan without a car is to train which takes 7 h 38 min and costs 75€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to get from Alicante to Perpignan, including transfers.

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

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Alicante to Perpignan train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Alacant-Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Perpignan is to train which takes 7 h 38 min and costs 75€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 85€ and takes 11 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Alicante to Perpignan.
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  • Distance: 351.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 38 min

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 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alicante to Perpignan via Valencia and Barcelona in around 11 h 42 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 Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $950
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 Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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 Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Barcelona Sants to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Narbonne to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
Spanish Railways AVE
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Narbonne to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
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 Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Alicante - bus station to Valence - bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Valence - bus station to Barcelona City Centre
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Valencia to Barcelona Nord Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
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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The quickest flight from Alicante Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Alicante to Perpignan bus services, operated by Autocares Grupo Samar, arrive at Perpignan station.

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Alicante to Perpignan train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Perpignan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Perpignan is 701 km. It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to drive from Alicante to Perpignan.

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Vueling Airlines offers flights from Alicante Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 1353+ hotels available in Perpignan. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Alicante Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs 1€ - 4€.

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