There are 8 ways to get from Alicante to Ronda by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Ciudad Real Ir
  2. Take the train from Ciudad Real to Ronda Atr

$90 - $118

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Bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Malaga
  2. Take the bus from Málaga to Ronda 733

$42 - $66

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Train via Cuenca Fernando Zobel  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Cuenca Fernando Zobel Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Cuenca Fernando Zobel to Antequera-Santa Ana Ic
  3. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Ronda Ir / ...

$120 - $166

Drive  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Ronda 329.5 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Valencia, fly to Malaga, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Malaga (AGP) VLC - AGP
  3. Take the train from Malaga to Antequera-Santa Ana
  4. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Ronda

$91 - $325

Fly Alicante to Sevilla, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Sevilla (SVQ) ALC - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Antequera-Santa Ana
  3. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Ronda

$110 - $377

Train to Valencia, fly to Sevilla, train  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Sevilla (SVQ) VLC - SVQ
  3. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Antequera-Santa Ana
  4. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Ronda

$101 - $309

Fly Alicante to Jerez, train  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Jerez (XRY) ALC - XRY
  2. Take the train from Aeropuerto de Jerez to Dos Hermanas (APT.-CGD.)
  3. Take the train from Dos Hermanas (APT.-CGD.) to Bobadilla
  4. Take the train from Bobadilla to Ronda

$123 - $371

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Alicante to Ronda. However, there are services departing from Alicante and arriving at Ronda via Málaga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Alicante to Ronda. However, there are services departing from Alacant-Terminal and arriving at Ronda via Ciudad Real. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 37 min.

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The distance between Alicante and Ronda is 450 km. The road distance is 527.3 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Ronda without a car is to train which takes 7 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Alicante to Ronda, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Alicante to Ronda is to train which takes 7 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Malaga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Alicante to Ronda.
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  • Distance: 281.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 37 min

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Ronda, Andalusia, Spain?

You can take a train from Alicante to Ronda via Ciudad Real in around 7 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alicante to Ronda via Malaga and Málaga in around 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Algiers, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Jerez via Algiers, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
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 Ciudad Real
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Ciudad Real to Ronda
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cuenca Fernando Zobel to Antequera-Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Ronda
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $19
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
Train from Malaga to Antequera-Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Antequera-Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Train from Aeropuerto de Jerez to Dos Hermanas (APT.-CGD.)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
renfe.com
Train from Dos Hermanas (APT.-CGD.) to Bobadilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bobadilla to Ronda
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
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 Malaga
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
alsa.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Ronda is 527 km. It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to drive from Alicante to Ronda.

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Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Valencia Airport to Malaga Airport.

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There are 614+ hotels available in Ronda. Prices start at $56 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 .

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