There are 11 ways to get from Bristol to Alicante by plane, train, bus, car ferry, bus and ferry, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Bristol to Alicante  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Alicante (ALC) BRS - ALC

$58 - $207

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Train to Cardiff, fly to Alicante  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Alicante (ALC) CWL - ALC

$93 - $263

Train to Birmingham, fly to Alicante  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Alicante (ALC) BHX - ALC

$91 - $372

Fly Bristol to Murcia, bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Murcia (MJV) BRS - MJV
  2. Take the bus from Pilar de la Horadada to Alicante

$256 - $1,143

Train to Southampton, fly to Alicante  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Alicante (ALC) SOU - ALC

$155 - $770

Train  •  20 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Avignon TGV
  3. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Alacant-Terminal Ave / ...

$406 - $989

Train, car ferry  •  32 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Take the train from Santander to Alacant-Terminal A

$259 - $634

Bus, bus and ferry  •  36 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 040
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Alicante

$215 - $244

Drive, car ferry  •  31 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Alicante

$211 - $568

Bus  •  41 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 040
  2. Take the bus from London to Rennes
  3. Take the bus from Rennes to Alicante

$119 - $187

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  22 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  5. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  6. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  7. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Alicante

$548 - $668

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Alicante is to fly which costs £40 - £160 and takes 5 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Alicante is to fly which takes 5 h 26 min and costs £40 - £160.

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The distance between Bristol and Alicante is 1467 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Bristol to Alicante, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Alicante. However, there are services departing from Bristol, Bus Station and arriving at Alicante via London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Bristol, England and Alicante, Spain?

easyJet, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Bristol to Alicante 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bristol to Alicante via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Avignon TGV, and Madrid-Puerta de Atocha in around 20 h 15 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Bristol to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Cardiff to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Bristol to Alicante via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Bristol to Murcia
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Cardiff to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $900
Flights from Cardiff to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $1,000
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Cardiff to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $900
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$160 - $600
Premier
$410 - $700
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$64 - $67
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Train from Lille Europe to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $350
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $140
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Autocars Costa Azul
Phone
+34 (0) 965710449
Email
info@costazul.net
Website
costazul.net
Bus from Pilar de la Horadada to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
costazul.net
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Lille to Alicante
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$147
Schedules at
starbus.es
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$85 - $110
Car
$270 - $380

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