There are 5 ways to get from Salou to Alicante by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Salou to Alacant-Terminal Tlg

$50 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Salou to Alicante

$40 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus via Valencia  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Salou to Valencia
  2. Take the bus from Valencia to Alicante

$63 - $91

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Salou to Alicante 261.6 miles

$45 - $75

Train, fly  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Salou to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Alicante (ALC) BCN - ALC

$54 - $215

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Salou to Alicante every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salou to Alicante via Valencia in around 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salou to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salou to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Salou to Valencia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Valencia to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Salou to Alicante
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
alsa.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salou and Alicante is 334 km. The road distance is 419 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salou to Alicante is to bus which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 7 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Salou to Alicante is to drive which takes 4 h 9 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salou and arriving at Alacant-Terminal. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 4 h 12 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salou and arriving at Alicante. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

The train from Salou to Alacant-Terminal takes 4 h 12 min including transfers and departs every four hours.