There are 9 ways to get from Dublin to Alicante by plane, bus, train, car ferry, bus and ferry 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

Fly Dublin to Alicante  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Alicante (ALC) DUB - ALC

$60 - $438

8 alternative options

Fly Dublin to Murcia, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Murcia (MJV) DUB - MJV
  2. Take the bus from Pilar de la Horadada to Alicante

$95 - $653

Bus to Belfast (Aldergrove), fly to Alicante  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  2. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Alicante (ALC) BFS - ALC

$86 - $170

Fly Dublin to Valencia, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Valencia (VLC) DUB - VLC
  2. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal

$86 - $402

Car ferry, train  •  26 h 37 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Avignon TGV
  4. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  5. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Alacant-Terminal Ave / ...

$544 - $1,153

Bus and ferry, bus Starbus  •  45 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Alicante

$233 - $265

Bus and ferry, bus via Bordeaux  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London to Bordeaux City Center
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Alicante

Car ferry, train, bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Take the train from Cherbourg to Lison(F) Ic
  3. Take the train from Lison(F) to Rennes
  4. Take the bus from Rennes to Alicante

$172 - $280

Car ferry, drive  •  36 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Drive from Cherbourg to Alicante

$261 - $419

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Alicante, Spain?

Ryanair, Aer Lingus and six other airlines fly from Dublin to Alicante hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Murcia
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Murcia via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $1,200
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Alicante via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Dublin to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Alicante via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Alicante via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Alicante via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Alicante via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Murcia
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Murcia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dublin to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Valencia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Eurostar
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Cherbourg to Lison(F)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Lison(F) to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $55
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Autocars Costa Azul
Phone
+34 (0) 965710449
Email
info@costazul.net
Website
costazul.net
Bus from Pilar de la Horadada to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
costazul.net
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Alicante
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Lille to Alicante
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$149
Schedules at
starbus.es
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from London to Bordeaux City Center
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$118
Passenger
$42
Car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$80 - $90
car
$118
Passenger
$42

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin and Alicante is 1724 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Alicante is to fly which costs 50€ - 380€ and takes 5 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Alicante is to fly which takes 5 h 41 min and costs 50€ - 380€.

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Alicante. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Alicante via London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 52 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Dublin to Alicante, including transfers.