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There are 15 ways to get from Altea to London by bus, plane, train, night bus, car, car train or car ferry

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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Bus to Alicante, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to London Gatwick (LGW) ALC - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£28 - £332

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Bus to Alicante, fly to London Luton, train  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to London Luton (LTN) ALC - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL

£45 - £162

Bus to Alicante, fly to London Stansted  •  7h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to London Stansted (STN) ALC - STN

£31 - £156

Bus to Alicante, fly to Southend, train  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Southend (SEN) ALC - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

£52 - £174

Bus to Valencia, fly to London Heathrow  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to London Heathrow (LHR) VLC - LHR

£59 - £206

Bus to Valencia, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to London Gatwick (LGW) VLC - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£78 - £184

Bus to Alicante, fly to Birmingham, train  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Birmingham (BHX) ALC - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston

£65 - £289

Bus to Alicante, fly to Bristol, train  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Bristol (BRS) ALC - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington

£79 - £246

Bus, train  •  18h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm
  2. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona-Sants Eur
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£211 - £478

Bus, train via Figueres  •  19h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Denia to La Selva
  2. Take the train from Figueres Vilafant to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£217 - £491

Bus, train #2  •  28h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£207 - £478

Bus  •  33h

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to London 450

£126 - £189

Bus, night bus  •  33h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Benidorm, Benidorm to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine N1131
  2. Take the night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London, London Victoria Coach Station N700

£89 - £109

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  18h 33m

  1. Drive from Altea to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

£330 - £420

Drive, car ferry  •  19h 48m

  1. Drive from Altea to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

£206 - £337

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The cheapest way to get from Altea to London is to bus and fly which costs 30€ - 180€ and takes 7h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Altea to London is to bus and fly and train which costs 30€ - 370€ and takes 6h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Altea to London. However, there are services departing from Altea and arriving at London via Benidorm and Paris, Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h.

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The distance between Altea and London is 897 miles.

The best way to get from Altea to London without a car is to bus and train which takes 18h 6m and costs 230€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 6h 59m to get from Altea to London, including transfers.

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Altea to London bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Benidorm station.

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The quickest flight from Alicante Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Altea to London bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at London station.

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London is 1h behind Altea. It is currently 3:45 AM in Altea and 2:45 AM in London.

Map of how to get from Altea to London.
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  • Distance: 897.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 59m

What companies run services between Altea, Spain and London, England?

You can take a bus from Altea to London Victoria via Benidorm, Paris Gallieni, and Paris, Gallieni in around 33h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Alicante to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £470
Flights from Alicante to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £200
Flights from Alicante to London Luton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£60 - £230
Flights from Alicante to London Luton via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£70 - £260
Flights from Alicante to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£65 - £250
Flights from Alicante to Southend
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £220
Flights from Valencia to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Alicante to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £260
Flights from Alicante to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £200
Flights from Alicante to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£60 - £240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£10 - £650
Flights from Alicante to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Flights from Alicante to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £140
Flights from Alicante to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£10 - £150
Flights from Alicante to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£10 - £150
Flights from Alicante to London Stansted via Bremen
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£10 - £150
Flights from Alicante to London Stansted via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£10 - £150
Flights from Alicante to Southend
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£29 - £140
Flights from Alicante to Southend via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Alicante to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£29 - £140
Flights from Alicante to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Alicante to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Flights from Alicante to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £140
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Alicante to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £950
Flights from Valencia to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £950
Flights from Alicante to London Stansted via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £310
Flights from Valencia to London Heathrow via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £300
Flights from Valencia to London Heathrow via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Flights from Valencia to London Heathrow via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Flights from Valencia to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £220
Flights from Valencia to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £240
Flights from Valencia to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£50 - £230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Valencia to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £220
Flights from Alicante to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £330
Flights from Alicante to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £350
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £750
Flights from Valencia to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £220
Flights from Alicante to Birmingham via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£65 - £290
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Alicante to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £550
Flights from Alicante to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £250
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Alicante to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Valencia to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £550
Flights from Alicante to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Valencia to London Heathrow via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £400
Flights from Alicante to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£100 - £340
Malta Air
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to London Stansted via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Valencia to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £460
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Valencia to London Heathrow via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £130
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Valencia to London Heathrow via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £240
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £150
Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham International to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £100
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
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
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£22 - £28
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Figueres Vilafant to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£70 - £100
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
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
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Benidorm to Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Benidorm to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£100 - £150
Website
alsa.com
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Denia to La Selva
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
ExpressBus
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to London
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
Eurolines FR
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 Benidorm, Benidorm to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£65 - £80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London, London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£23 - £28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Calais to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £45
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£4
2-bed inside cabin
£30 - £45

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