There are 4 ways to get from San Javier to Cartagena by taxi, train, rideshare or car

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Taxi, train  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Javier to Balsicas-Mar Menor
  2. Take the train from Balsicas-Mar Menor to Cartagena Atr / ...

$14 - $26

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from San Javier to Cartagène 19.8 miles

$2 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Javier to Cartagena 18.4 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from San Javier to Cartagena 18.4 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from San Javier to Cartagena is to rideshare which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Javier to Cartagena is to taxi which costs 20€ - 25€ and takes 19 min.

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The distance between San Javier and Cartagena is 26 km. The road distance is 29.4 km.

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The best way to get from San Javier to Cartagena without a car is to taxi and train which takes 30 min and costs 12€ - 23€.

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from San Javier to Cartagena, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Javier to Cartagena is 29 km. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from San Javier to Cartagena.

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There are 686+ hotels available in Cartagena. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between San Javier and Cartagena. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from San Javier to Cartagena.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between San Javier, Murcia, Spain and Cartagena, Spain?

There is no direct connection from San Javier to Cartagena. However, you can take the taxi to Balsicas-Mar Menor then take the train to Cartagena. Alternatively, BlaBlaCar.es operates a vehicle from San Javier to Cartagena every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 38 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Balsicas-Mar Menor to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $13
Website
renfe.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from San Javier to Cartagène
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Book at
blablacar.es
Taxi from San Javier to Balsicas-Mar Menor
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Taxi Torrevieja 15
Phone
+34 659 04 11 20
Website
taxi-torrevieja.com
Taxi Coast
Phone
+34 649 23 00 23
Radio Taxi Cartagena
Phone
+34 968 311 515 / +34 968 520 404
Website
radiotaxicartagena.es

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