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

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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Fly Alicante to Porto  •  4h 38m

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Porto (OPO) ALC - OPO

$78 - $246

Cheapest option

Train to Valencia, fly to Porto  •  6h 18m

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

$68 - $238

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Fly Alicante to Vigo, train  •  7h 19m

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Vigo (VGO) ALC - VGO
  2. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha)

$78 - $203

Train, bus via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  10h 43m

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Zamora A / ...
  3. Take the bus from Zamora - Estación de Autobuses to Porto - Campo 24 de Agosto - Enfrente ao Pingo Doce

$172 - $225

Train  •  13h 15m

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Vigo-Guixar A
  3. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha) Ic

$149 - $207

Train, bus  •  14h 32m

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to A Gudina A
  2. Take the bus from Gudina to Porto Campo 24 Agosto Ouibus

$113 - $137

Bus ALSA  •  16h

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Madrid Estacion Sur
  2. Take the bus from Madrid to Oporto

$73 - $124

Bus FlixBus  •  17h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Villarrobledo
  2. Take the bus from Villarrobledo to Madrid 003
  3. Take the bus from Madrid to Porto, Porto 745

$71 - $110

Drive  •  9h 35m

  1. Drive from Alicante to Porto 616.5 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Porto is to bus which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 16h.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Porto is to fly which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 4h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alicante to Porto. However, there are services departing from Alicante and arriving at Oporto via Madrid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h.

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No, there is no direct train from Alicante to Porto. However, there are services departing from Alacant-Terminal and arriving at Porto(Campanha) via Madrid Atocha, Madrid-Chamartin and Vigo-Guixar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 15m.

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The distance between Alicante and Porto is 761 km. The road distance is 986.4 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Porto without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 43m and costs 140€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 4h 38m to get from Alicante to Porto, including transfers.

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

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Alicante to Porto train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Alacant-Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Porto is to fly which takes 4h 38m and costs 65€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 180€ and takes 13h 15m, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 16h.

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Map of how to get from Alicante to Porto.
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  • Distance: 475.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 38m

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Porto, Portugal?

Ryanair, Iberia and Air Europa fly from Alicante to Porto 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Alicante to Porto via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Atocha, Madrid Chamartín, Madrid-Chamartin, and Vigo-Guixar in around 13h 15m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Valencia to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Alicante to Vigo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Valencia to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Alicante to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Alicante to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Valencia to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Evelop
Website
evelop.com
Flights from Alicante to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Vigo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Zamora
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to A Gudina
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Zamora - Estación de Autobuses to Porto - Campo 24 de Agosto - Enfrente ao Pingo Doce
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
iberocoach.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 Gudina to Porto Campo 24 Agosto
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
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 Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Oporto
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Madrid Avenida de América to Porto - Casa da Música
Ave. Duration
10h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
internorte.pt
bus
Bus from Madrid Avenida de América to Porto - Casa da Música
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
eurolines.es
Interbus
Phone
902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
interbus.es
Bus from Alicante to Villarrobledo
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
interbus.es
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Porto, Porto
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Alicante Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Alicante to Porto bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Oporto station.

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Porto is 1h behind Alicante. It is currently 9:49 AM in Alicante and 8:49 AM in Porto.

Alicante to Porto train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Porto(Campanha) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Porto is 986 km. It takes approximately 9h 35m to drive from Alicante to Porto.

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Ryanair, Air Europa and Iberia offer flights from Alicante Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 3772+ hotels available in Porto. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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

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