There are 13 ways to get from Southampton to Alicante by plane, train, bus, car ferry, car, ferry or car train

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

Fly from Southampton  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Alicante (ALC) SOU - ALC

$113 - $693

Cheapest option

Train to Bournemouth, fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
  2. Fly from Bournemouth (BOH) to Alicante (ALC) BOH - ALC

$65 - $292

11 alternative options

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Alicante (ALC) LGW - ALC

$73 - $459

Train to Bristol, fly  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Alicante (ALC) BRS - ALC

$104 - $287

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Alicante (ALC) STN - ALC

$88 - $680

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Alicante (ALC) LTN - ALC

$84 - $495

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Alicante (ALC) BHX - ALC

$108 - $361

Train, bus Ouibus  •  32 h

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from London to San Sebastián
  3. Take the train from San Sebastian to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha A
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Alacant-Terminal Ave / ...

$213 - $307

Train, bus Starbus  •  32 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Alicante

$241 - $353

Car ferry, train  •  35 h 27 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
  2. Take the train from Santander to Alacant-Terminal A

$224 - $645

Car ferry, drive  •  32 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Bilbao
  2. Drive from Bilbao to Alicante

$204 - $696

Car ferry, ferry, bus  •  44 h 36 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Saint-Malo
  2. Take the ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard
  3. Take the bus from Dinard Le Gallic to Rennes Gare Routière 7
  4. Take the bus from Rennes to Alicante

$159 - $330

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  21 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  5. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  6. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  7. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Alicante

$542 - $668

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Alicante, Spain?

Flybe, KLM and Transavia Holland fly from Southampton to Alicante 6 times a week.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $1,300
Flights from Bristol to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Bristol to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from London Stansted to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $700
Flights from London Stansted to Alicante via Cork
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $700
Flights from London Stansted to Alicante via Bremen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $700
Flights from London Stansted to Alicante via Billund
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $700
Flights from Bournemouth to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $1,000
Flights from Bristol to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Bristol to Alicante via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Bristol to Alicante via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Alicante via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Luton to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $1,300
Flights from London Gatwick to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $1,300
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Bristol to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from London Stansted to Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Train from Southampton Central to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $100
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from San Sebastian to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$130 - $180
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $60
Premier
$68 - $71
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $32
1st Class
$46 - $48
Train from Lille Europe to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $360
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$67 - $72
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$67 - $72
1st Class
$80 - $130
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Lille to Alicante
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$156
Schedules at
starbus.es
Illenoo
Phone
0 810 35 10 35
Website
illenoo-services.fr
Bus from Dinard Le Gallic to Rennes Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
illenoo-services.fr
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$110 - $140
Car
$350 - $500
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$110 - $150
Car
$360 - $550
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$45 - $60
Car
$100 - $170
Corsaire Ferry
Phone
0825 138 100
Website
compagniecorsaire.com
Ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
compagniecorsaire.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Southampton to Alicante?

The distance between Southampton and Alicante is 1398 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Southampton to Alicante?

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Alicante is to train and fly which costs £50 - £330 and takes 6 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Southampton to Alicante?

The quickest way to get from Southampton to Alicante is to fly which takes 5 h 11 min and costs £80 - £500.

How long does it take to get from Southampton to Alicante?

It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Southampton to Alicante, including transfers.