There are 3 ways to get from Cartagena to Vera Playa by train, bus or car

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  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Cartagena to Murcia del Carmen R / ...
  2. Take the train from Murcia del Carmen to Pulpí C-2

$64 - $89

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartagena to Vera

$22 - $46

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Cartagena to Vera Playa 66.9 miles

$12 - $19

What companies run services between Cartagena, Spain and Vera Playa, Spain?

You can take a train from Cartagena to Vera Playa via Murcia del Carmen and Pulpí in around 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, BusbamSL operates a bus from Cartagena to Vera Playa 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min. ALSA also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Murcia-Alicante Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Murcia del Carmen to Pulpí
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
BusbamSL
Phone
902 22 72 72
Email
atencionaclientes@busbam.com
Website
busbam.com
Bus from Cartagena to Vera
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
busbam.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cartagena to Vera Playa?

The distance between Cartagena and Vera Playa is 83 km. The road distance is 107 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cartagena to Vera Playa?

The cheapest way to get from Cartagena to Vera Playa is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 1 h 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cartagena to Vera Playa?

The quickest way to get from Cartagena to Vera Playa is to drive which takes 1 h 14 min and costs 10€ - 15€.

Is there a direct bus between Cartagena and Vera Playa?

No, there is no direct bus from Cartagena to Vera Playa. However, there are services departing from Cartagena and arriving at Vera Playa - Rotonda Vera Natura via Vera. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Cartagena to Vera Playa?

It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Cartagena to Vera Playa, including transfers.