There are 6 ways to get from Barcelona to Benidorm by train, tram, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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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Train, tram  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal Em / ...
  2. Take the tram from Alicante - Luceros to Benidorm L1

$65 - $81

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Barcelone to Benidorm 305.5 miles

$35

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Benidorm

$35 - $60

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Benidorm 306.9 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Alicante, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Alicante (ALC) BCN - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Benidorm

$58 - $212

Fly to Valencia, bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Valencia (VLC) BCN - VLC
  2. Take the bus from Valencia Airprt to Benidorm

$50 - $182

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Benidorm. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Barcelona and Benidorm is 372 km. The road distance is 491 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Benidorm without a car is to train and tram which takes 6 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from Barcelona to Benidorm, including transfers.

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

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

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Barcelona to Benidorm bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Benidorm station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Benidorm is 491 km. It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to drive from Barcelona to Benidorm.

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

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Benidorm.
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  • Distance: 232.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 26 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Benidorm, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Barcelona to Benidorm 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 9 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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 Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Alicante Metro Tram
Phone
961 924 000
Website
tramalicante.es
Tram from Alicante - Luceros to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tramalicante.es
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 Barcelona to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Alicante Airport to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Valencia Airprt to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Barcelone to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Book at
blablacar.es

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There are 3401+ hotels available in Benidorm. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Barcelona and Benidorm. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs .

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