There are 5 ways to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Alicante (ALC) FCO - ALC

$50 - $250

4 alternative options

Train  •  24 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Marseille-Saint-Charles Ec
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal Em / ...

$258 - $392

Bus Autolinee Gambioli  •  32 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Valencia
  2. Take the bus from Valencia to Benidorm
  3. Take the bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport

$185 - $282

Bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Alicante

$143 - $232

Drive  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) 1193.9 miles

$280 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) is to fly which costs 40€ - 220€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) is to fly which costs 40€ - 220€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC). However, there are services departing from Rome Fiumincino Airport and arriving at Alicante Airport via Termini, Rome Tiburtina, Marqués de Sotelo - Sant Pau, Valencia and Benidorm. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 39 min.

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The distance between Rome Airport (FCO) and Alicante Airport (ALC) is 1157 km. The road distance is 1910.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) without a car is to train which takes 24 h 24 min and costs 220€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to fly from Rome (FCO) to Alicante (ALC), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, depart from Rome Tiburtina station.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) is to fly which takes 2 h 5 min and costs 40€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 220€ - 340€ and takes 24 h 24 min, you could also bus, which costs 150€ - 250€ and takes 32 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Alicante Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Alicante Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) is 1910 km. It takes approximately 18 h 4 min to drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC).

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Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Rome Airport to Alicante Airport.

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  • Distance: 722.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

What companies run services between Rome Airport (FCO), Italy and Alicante Airport (ALC), Spain?

Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and Iberia fly from Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome Airport (FCO) to Alicante Airport (ALC) via Roma Termini, Milano Centrale, Marseille-Saint-Charles, Marseille-St-Charles, Barcelona Sants, Alacant-Terminal, and Salamanca - Adif in around 24 h 24 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rome to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Rome to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Rome to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Rome to Alicante via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Rome to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Rome to Alicante via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Valencia
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
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 Valencia to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Benidorm to Alicante Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Roma to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 days 5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
alsa.com

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