There are 5 ways to get from Alicante to Villena by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car
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Train • 55 min
6€ - 26€
Bus • 2h 5m
1€ - 10€
3 alternative options
Rideshare • 58 min
Taxi • 38 min
95€ - 120€
Drive • 38 min
5€ - 9€
Alicante to Villena by trains
The train journey time between Alicante and Villena is around 34 min and covers a distance of around 59 km. The fastest train normally takes 20 min. Operated by Renfe Viajeros and Renfe AVE, the Alicante to Villena train service departs from Alicante-Termino and arrives in Villena. Typically 99 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Train route overview
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Alicante to Villena train schedules
Trains departing Monday, June 14, 2021
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Last updated: 9 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Villena is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 58 min.
The quickest way to get from Alicante to Villena is to taxi which costs 95€ - 120€ and takes 38 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alicante and arriving at Villena. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 5m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Alicante-Termino and arriving at Villena. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.
The distance between Alicante and Villena is 47 km. The road distance is 59.1 km.
The best way to get from Alicante to Villena without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs 6€ - 26€.
The train from Alicante-Termino to Villena takes 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Alicante to Villena bus services, operated by Vectalia - Grupo SuBús, depart from Alicante station.
Alicante to Villena train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Alicante-Termino station.
The best way to get from Alicante to Villena is to train which takes 55 min and costs 6€ - 26€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1€ - 10€ and takes 2h 5m.
What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Villena, Valencia, Spain?
Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Alicante-Termino to Villena every 3 hours. Tickets cost 8€ - 11€ and the journey takes 55 min. Renfe AVE also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Vectalia - Grupo SuBús operates a bus from Alicante to Villena 4 times a day. Tickets cost 1€ - 6€ and the journey takes 2h 5m. ALSA also services this route once daily.
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.
Train from Alicante-Termino to Villena
- Ave. Duration
- 55 min
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- 8€ - 11€
- Renfe Viajeros
Train from Alicante-Termino to Villena Av
- Ave. Duration
- 20 min
- 5 times a day
- Estimated price
- 6€ - 26€
- Renfe AVE
- 6€ - 8€
- 11€ - 12€
- 20€ - 26€
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.
Bus from Alicante to Villena
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 20m
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- 7€ - 10€
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More Questions & Answers
Alicante to Villena bus services, operated by Vectalia - Grupo SuBús, arrive at Villena station.
Alicante to Villena train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Villena station.
Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Villena is 59 km. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Alicante to Villena.
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