Directions from Valencia Airport (VLC) to Cartagena

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Cartagena Ir / ...

$37 - $59

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm to Murcia
  2. Take the bus from Murcia to Cartagena

$38 - $93

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Valencia Airport (VLC) to Cartagena 174.3 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Alicante (ALC) VLC - ALC
  2. Take the train from San Gabriel (APT.) to Cartagena

$107 - $467

What companies run services between Valencia Airport (VLC), Spain and Cartagena, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Valencia Airport (VLC) to Cartagena 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Valencia Airport (VLC) to Cartagena via Valencia - Av. del Cid Bankia, Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm, and Murcia in around 6 h 54 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Palma Mallorca, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Valencia to Alicante via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from San Gabriel (APT.) to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm to Murcia
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Murcia to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
alsa.com
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Valencia Airport (VLC) and Cartagena is 215 km. The road distance is 279 km.

The cheapest way to get from Valencia Airport (VLC) to Cartagena is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Valencia Airport (VLC) to Cartagena is to drive which takes 2 h 52 min and costs 27€ - 40€.

No, there is no direct bus from Valencia Airport (VLC) to Cartagena. However, there are services departing from Valencia Airport and arriving at Cartagena via Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm and Murcia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Valencia Airport (VLC) to Cartagena, including transfers.