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There are 4 ways to get from Cape Palos to Cartagena by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h

  1. Take the bus from Cabo Palos to Cartagena

$15 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Cabo Palos to Los Nietos
  2. Take the train from Los Nietos Pescadería to Cartagena

$2 - $25

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24m

  1. Take a taxi from Cape Palos to Cartagena 19.7 miles

$25 - $31

Drive  •  24m

  1. Drive from Cape Palos to Cartagena 19.7 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Cape Palos to Cartagena is to drive which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Cape Palos to Cartagena is to taxi which costs 22€ - 27€ and takes 24m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cabo Palos and arriving at Cartagena. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1h.

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The distance between Cape Palos and Cartagena is 26 km. The road distance is 31.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cape Palos to Cartagena without a car is to bus which takes 1h and costs 13€ - 21€.

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The bus from Cabo Palos to Cartagena takes 1h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Cape Palos to Cartagena bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Cabo Palos station.

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Cape Palos to Cartagena bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Cartagena station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Palos to Cartagena is 32 km. It takes approximately 24m to drive from Cape Palos to Cartagena.

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  • Distance: 16.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h

What companies run services between Cape Palos, Spain and Cartagena, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Cape Palos to Cartagena once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 1h.

Train operators
Renfe Feve
Phone
+34 912320320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Los Nietos Pescadería to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
renfe.com
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 Cabo Palos to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Cabo Palos to Los Nietos
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
alsa.com
Interbus
Phone
902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
interbus.es
Bus from Cabo de Palos to Los Nietos
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
interbus.es
Other operators
Taxi from Cape Palos to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
24m
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Radio Taxi Cartagena
Phone
+34 968 311 515 / +34 968 520 404
Website
radiotaxicartagena.es

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