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There are 3 ways to get from Alicante to The Strip by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Murcia N1133 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Murcia to Puerto de Mazarrón-Bolnuevo

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the train from Alicante-Termino to Cartagena 18523 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cartagena to Puerto De Mazarrón Vac-228

Drive  •  1h 29m

  1. Drive from Alicante to The Strip 145.1 km

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The cheapest way to get from Alicante to The Strip is to bus which costs €8 - €15 and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to The Strip is to drive which costs €16 - €24 and takes 1h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alicante to The Strip. However, there are services departing from Alicante and arriving at Puerto de Mazarrón-Bolnuevo via Murcia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Alicante and The Strip is 110 km. The road distance is 145.1 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to The Strip without a car is to bus which takes 3h 50m and costs €8 - €15.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Alicante to The Strip, including transfers.

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

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Alicante to The Strip bus services, operated by Interbus Murcia, arrive at Puerto de Mazarrón-Bolnuevo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to The Strip is 145 km. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Alicante to The Strip.

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Map of how to get from Alicante to The Strip.
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  • Distance: 110.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 50m

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and The Strip, Spain?

You can take a bus from Alicante to The Strip via Murcia and Puerto de Mazarrón-Bolnuevo in around 3h 50m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alicante-Termino to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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. 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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante to Murcia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Murcia to Puerto De Mazarrón
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Cartagena to Puerto De Mazarrón
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
alsa.com
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Alicante to Murcia
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Interbus
Phone
+34 (0) 902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
interbus.es
Bus from Alicante to Murcia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Interbus
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Alicante Central Bus Station to Murcia Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€3 - €4
Website
Union Ivkoni
Interbus Murcia
Phone
968 291 911
Email
murcia@interbus.es
Website
interbusmurcia.es
Bus from Murcia to Puerto de Mazarrón-Bolnuevo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Schedules at
interbus.es
BusbamSL
Phone
902 22 72 72
Email
atencionaclientes@busbam.com
Website
busbam.com
Bus from Cartagena to Puerto De Mazarrón
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€28 - €30
Schedules at
busbam.com

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