There are 7 ways to get from Carcassonne to Alicante 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Ic / ...
  2. Tgv / ...
  3. Em / ...

$102 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus ALSA  •  12 h 35 min

$55 - $85

5 alternative options

Bus Starbus  •  18 h 55 min

  1. Ouibus

Drive  •  7 h 45 min

  1. 508.5 miles

$100 - $160

Train to Toulouse, fly  •  5 h 50 min

  1. TLS - ALC

$103 - $295

Fly from Castres  •  6 h 43 min

  1. DCM - ALC

$261 - $899

Train, train to Barcelona, fly  •  6 h 52 min

  1. BCN - ALC

$84 - $265

What companies run services between Carcassonne, France and Alicante, Spain?

You can take a train from Carcassonne to Alicante via Narbonne and Barcelona Sants in around 9 h 20 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Carcassonne to Alicante twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Toulouse to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Flights from Castres to Alicante via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Castres to Alicante via Paris Orly, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
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 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Castres to Alicante via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Castres to Alicante via Paris Orly, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
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
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Castres to Alicante via Paris Orly, Madrid
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Toulouse to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Narbonne to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Narbonne to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$46 - $50
1st Class
$55 - $90
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$42 - $43
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Carcassonne to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Perpignan to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
starbus.es

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Carcassonne and Alicante is 591 km. The road distance is 814 km.

The cheapest way to get from Carcassonne to Alicante is to bus which costs 50€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Carcassonne to Alicante is to train and fly which takes 5 h 50 min and costs 85€ - 260€.

No, there is no direct train from Carcassonne to Alicante. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Alacant-Terminal via Narbonne and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 20 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Alicante. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 12 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 20 min to get from Carcassonne to Alicante, including transfers.