There are 5 ways to get from Orihuela to Murcia by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car
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Train • 18m
3€ - 11€
Rideshare • 42m
3 alternative options
Bus • 45m
13€ - 20€
Taxi • 27m
22€ - 27€
Drive • 27m
2€ - 4€
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Orihuela to Murcia is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 42m.
The quickest way to get from Orihuela to Murcia is to train which costs 3€ - 11€ and takes 18m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Orihuela and arriving at Murcia. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 45m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Orihuela Miguel Hernández and arriving at Murcia del Carmen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18m.
The distance between Orihuela and Murcia is 20 km. The road distance is 24.2 km.
The best way to get from Orihuela to Murcia without a car is to train which takes 18m and costs 3€ - 11€.
The train from Orihuela Miguel Hernández to Murcia del Carmen takes 18m including transfers and departs hourly.
Orihuela to Murcia bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Orihuela station.
Orihuela to Murcia train services, operated by Murcia-Alicante Cercanías (RENFE), depart from Orihuela Miguel Hernández station.
The best way to get from Orihuela to Murcia is to train which takes 18m and costs 3€ - 11€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 45m.
What companies run services between Orihuela, Spain and Murcia, Spain?
Murcia-Alicante Cercanías (RENFE) operates a train from Orihuela to Murcia hourly, and the journey takes 18m. Spanish Railways (RENFE) also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Orihuela to Murcia twice daily. Tickets cost 13€ - 20€ and the journey takes 45m.
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.
Train from Orihuela to Murcia del Carmen
- Ave. Duration
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- 3€ - 11€
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.
Bus from Orihuela to Murcia
- Ave. Duration
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- 13€ - 20€
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More Questions & Answers
Orihuela to Murcia bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Murcia station.
Orihuela to Murcia train services, operated by Murcia-Alicante Cercanías (RENFE), arrive at Murcia del Carmen station.
Yes, the driving distance between Orihuela to Murcia is 24 km. It takes approximately 27m to drive from Orihuela to Murcia.
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There are 454+ hotels available in Murcia. Prices start at 40€ per night.
Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Orihuela and Murcia. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.