There are 4 ways to get from Costa Blanca to Barcelona by train, bus, car, tram 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  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants Em / ...

$61 - $77

Cheapest option

Tram, fly  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the tram from Costa Blanca to Alicante - Luceros
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Barcelona (BCN) ALC - BCN

$43 - $195

2 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Valencia
  2. Take the bus from Valencia to Barcelona

$52 - $82

Drive  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Costa Blanca to Barcelona 316.6 miles

$55 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Costa Blanca to Barcelona is to bus which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 9 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Costa Blanca to Barcelona is to tram and fly which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Costa Blanca and Barcelona is 400 km. The road distance is 506.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Costa Blanca to Barcelona, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Costa Blanca to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from C. Blanca - Mtro. Jose Garberi and arriving at Barcelona via Alicante and Valencia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Costa Blanca, Valencia, Spain and Barcelona, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Costa Blanca to Barcelona every 3 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Costa Blanca to Barcelona via Alicante - Oscar Esplá 35, Alicante, and Valencia in around 9 h 44 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Alicante Metro Tram
Phone
961 924 000
Website
tramalicante.es
Tram from Costa Blanca to Alicante - Luceros
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tramalicante.es
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
alsa.com

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