There are 7 ways to get from Geneva to Alicante by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Alicante  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Alicante (ALC) GVA - ALC

$71 - $503

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Fly to Valencia, train  •  7 h 33 min

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

$97 - $397

Train  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal Em / ...

$177 - $242

Bus Domo Reisen  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneve to Alicante Airport

$106 - $135

Bus Eurolines IT  •  30 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Turin, Torino N504 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Torino Porta Nuova to Alicante

$111 - $156

Bus ALSA  •  6 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Ginebra to Alicante

$130 - $210

Drive  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Alicante 811 miles

$160 - $250

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ginebra and arriving at Alicante. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 days 0 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Alicante. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Alacant-Terminal via Lyon Part Dieu and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 2 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Alicante is 1029 km. The road distance is 1297.5 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Alicante without a car is to train which takes 14 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Geneva to Alicante, including transfers.

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Geneva to Alicante bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, depart from Geneve station.

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Geneva to Alicante train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Alicante is to fly which takes 4 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 14 h 2 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18 h 33 min.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Alicante Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Geneva to Alicante bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, arrive at Alicante Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Alicante.
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  • Distance: 643.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Alicante, Spain?

easyJet and Iberia fly from Geneva to Alicante twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva to Alicante via Lyon Part Dieu and Barcelona Sants in around 14 h 2 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Valencia via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $850
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Geneva to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Valencia via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Valencia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Geneva to Valencia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Geneve to Alicante Airport
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Ginebra to Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 days 0 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
alsa.com

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Geneva to Alicante train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Alacant-Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Alicante is 1298 km. It takes approximately 12 h 7 min to drive from Geneva to Alicante.

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easyJet and Iberia offer flights from Geneva Airport to Alicante Airport.

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Book your Geneva to Alicante train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Geneva to Alicante bus tickets online with Distribusion.

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There are 1878+ hotels available in Alicante. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Geneva Airport is to line 1 train which takes 7 min and costs .

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