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There are 6 ways to get from Alicante to Sils by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the train from Alicante-Termino to Barcelona-Sants Eur / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Sils Re / ...

43€ - 53€

Cheapest option

Fly from Alicante, train  •  4h 54m

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

33€ - 101€

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Alicante, Alicante to Port Aventura
  2. Take the bus from Port Aventura - Hotel Caribe to Barcelona
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Paseo De Gracia to Sils Re

Bus  •  11h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Barcelona N1131
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Sils Olot

39€ - 78€

Drive  •  5h 44m

  1. Drive from Alicante to Sils 590.9 km

55€ - 85€

Train to Valencia, fly, train  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Alicante-Termino to Valencia-Estacio Del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Barcelona (BCN) VLC - BCN
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Sils

48€ - 118€

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The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Sils is to train which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 6h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Sils is to fly and train which costs 30€ - 110€ and takes 4h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alicante to Sils. However, there are services departing from Alicante and arriving at Sils via Estació del Nord and Barcelona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alicante to Sils. However, there are services departing from Alicante-Termino and arriving at Sils via Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 13m.

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The distance between Alicante and Sils is 473 km. The road distance is 590.9 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Sils without a car is to train which takes 6h 13m and costs 40€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 6h 13m to get from Alicante to Sils, including transfers.

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

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Alicante to Sils train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Alicante-Termino station.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Sils is to train which takes 6h 13m and costs 40€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 80€ and takes 11h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Alicante to Sils.
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  • Distance: 472.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 13m

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Sils, Spain?

You can take a train from Alicante to Sils via Barcelona-Sants in around 6h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alicante to Sils via Barcelona, Estació del Nord, Gran Via - Pau Claris, and Barcelona in around 11h 9m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 150€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
21€ - 130€
Train operators
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 Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Sils
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Barcelona-Paseo De Gracia to Sils
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Alicante-Termino to Valencia-Estacio Del Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Alicante, Alicante to Port Aventura
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Alicante, Alicante to Barcelona, Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Port Aventura - Hotel Caribe to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
alsa.com
Transports Elèctrics Interurbans S.A.
Phone
+34 972204868
Email
teisa-bus@teisa-bus.com
Website
teisa-bus.com
Bus from Barcelona to Sils
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 15€
Schedules at
teisa-bus.com

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The quickest flight from Alicante Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Alicante to Sils bus services, operated by Transports Elèctrics Interurbans S.A., arrive at Sils station.

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Alicante to Sils train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Sils station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Sils is 591 km. It takes approximately 5h 44m to drive from Alicante to Sils.

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Iberia, Air Europa and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Alicante Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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Book your Alicante to Sils train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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There are 1880+ hotels available in Sils. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Alicante Airport is to bus which takes 13 min and costs 1€ - 4€.

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