There are 4 ways to get from Marbella to Alicante by bus, car, plane or train

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Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Marbella to Alicante

$35 - $60

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Marbella to Alicante 329.6 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Alicante  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Alicante (ALC) AGP - ALC

$70 - $246

Fly to Valencia, train  •  6 h 35 min

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

$81 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Marbella to Alicante is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Marbella to Alicante is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marbella and arriving at Alicante. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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The distance between Marbella and Alicante is 439 km. The road distance is 527.4 km.

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The best way to get from Marbella to Alicante without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 5 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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The bus from Marbella to Alicante takes 9 h 5 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Marbella to Alicante bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Marbella station.

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The best way to get from Marbella to Alicante is to bus which takes 9 h 5 min and costs 30€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Marbella to Alicante.
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  • Distance: 274.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 5 min

What companies run services between Marbella, Spain and Alicante, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Marbella to Alicante 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 9 h 5 min. Alternatively, Vueling Airlines, Iberia and eight other airlines fly from Marbella to Alicante hourly.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Algiers
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Malaga to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Malaga to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Malaga to Valencia via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Malaga to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Algiers
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Malaga to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Liege
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Malaga to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $3,100
Train operators
Bus operators

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