There are 5 ways to get from Barcelona to Torrevieja by train, bus, 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, bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal Em / ...
  2. Take the bus from Alicante to Torrevieja

$66 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Alicante
  2. Take the bus from Alicante to Torrevieja

$42 - $62

3 alternative options

Bus via Barcelona  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Alicante
  2. Take the bus from Alicante to Torrevieja

$45 - $66

Drive  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Torrevieja 353.6 miles

$65 - $100

Fly  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Alicante (ALC) BCN - ALC

$46 - $196

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Torrevieja is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Torrevieja is to fly which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 4 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Torrevieja. However, there are services departing from Barcelona/Sants and arriving at Torrevieja via Alicante. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Barcelona and Torrevieja is 451 km. The road distance is 565.7 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Torrevieja without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 46 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from Barcelona to Torrevieja, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Torrevieja bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Barcelona/Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Torrevieja is to bus which takes 9 h and costs 35€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 4 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Torrevieja.
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  • Distance: 281.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 46 min

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

You can take a bus from Barcelona to Torrevieja via Alicante in around 9 h. Alternatively, Vueling Airlines, Air Europa and Iberia fly from Barcelona to Torrevieja every 3 hours.

Airlines
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 Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Saturday
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 Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
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 Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 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 Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Autocars Costa Azul
Phone
+34 (0) 965710449
Email
info@costazul.net
Website
costazul.net
Bus from Alicante to Torrevieja
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
autocarescostazul.com
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/Sants to Alicante
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona to Alicante
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com

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