There are 8 ways to get from Cádiz to Alicante by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cadiz to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Alacant-Terminal Ave / ...

$133 - $178

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Bus  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Cadiz to Murcia
  2. Take the bus from Murcia to Alicante

$59 - $104

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Train  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Cadiz to Cordoba Central A / ...
  2. Take the train from Cordoba Central to Albacete Tlg
  3. Take the train from Albacete to Alacant-Terminal Ave / ...

$113 - $155

Drive  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Cádiz to Alicante 424.3 miles

$80 - $120

Train to Jerez, fly to Alicante  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Cádiz to Aeropuerto de Jerez
  2. Fly from Jerez (XRY) to Alicante (ALC) XRY - ALC

$91 - $322

Train to Sevilla, fly to Alicante  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Cadiz to Sevilla Santa Justa
  2. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Alicante (ALC) SVQ - ALC

$91 - $348

Train to Jerez, fly to Valencia, train  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Cádiz to Aeropuerto de Jerez
  2. Fly from Jerez (XRY) to Valencia (VLC) XRY - VLC
  3. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal

$137 - $376

Train to Sevilla, fly to Valencia, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Cadiz to Sevilla Santa Justa
  2. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Valencia (VLC) SVQ - VLC
  3. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal

$82 - $282

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No, there is no direct bus from Cádiz to Alicante. However, there are services departing from Cadiz and arriving at Alicante via Murcia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cádiz to Alicante. However, there are services departing from Cadiz and arriving at Alacant-Terminal via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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The distance between Cádiz and Alicante is 551 km. The road distance is 678.9 km.

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The best way to get from Cádiz to Alicante without a car is to train which takes 7 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Cádiz to Alicante, including transfers.

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Cádiz to Alicante bus services, operated by Transportes Comes, depart from Cadiz station.

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Cádiz to Alicante train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Cadiz station.

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The best way to get from Cádiz to Alicante is to train which takes 7 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 22 min.

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There is no direct flight from Jerez Airport to Alicante Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Cádiz to Alicante bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Alicante station.

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Map of how to get from Cádiz to Alicante.
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  • Distance: 344.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 35 min

What companies run services between Cádiz, Spain and Alicante, Spain?

You can take a train from Cádiz to Alicante via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha in around 7 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cádiz to Alicante via Murcia in around 11 h 22 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Jerez to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Jerez to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Jerez to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Jerez to Alicante via Madrid, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Jerez to Alicante via Bilbao, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Jerez to Alicante via Palma Mallorca, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Jerez to Alicante via Madrid, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Jerez to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jerez to Valencia via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Jerez to Valencia via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Jerez to Valencia via Madrid, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jerez to Valencia via Madrid, Oviedo
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jerez to Valencia via Madrid, Mahon
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jerez to Valencia via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Jerez to Valencia via Madrid, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jerez to Valencia via Madrid, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Sevilla to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Jerez to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Jerez to Alicante via Bilbao, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Jerez to Alicante via Palma Mallorca, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Jerez to Valencia via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Sevilla to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sevilla to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Flights from Sevilla to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
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 Cadiz to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cadiz to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cordoba Central to Albacete
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cádiz to Aeropuerto de Jerez
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $17
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cadiz to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
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Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Albacete to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Transportes Comes
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 Cadiz to Murcia
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Murcia to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com

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Cádiz to Alicante train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, arrive at Alacant-Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cádiz to Alicante is 679 km. It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to drive from Cádiz to Alicante.

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Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Jerez Airport to Alicante Airport.

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