Trains from Madrid to Alicante

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Today22 Apr
from £31
Tomorrow23 Apr
from £24
Wed24 Apr
from £18
Thu25 Apr
from £23
Fri26 Apr
from £39
Sat27 Apr
from £24
Sun28 Apr
from £36
Mon29 Apr
from £36

Trains leaving today

One passenger / one way

14:00
2h28m
16:28
Madrid - Madrid-Chamartin
Cheapest
Alicante - Alacant-Terminal
Cheapest
15:00
2h17m
17:17
Madrid - Madrid-Chamartin
2nd Cheapest
Alicante - Alacant-Terminal
2nd Cheapest
15:00
2h17m
17:17
Madrid - Madrid-Chamartin
Fastest
Alicante - Alacant-Terminal
Fastest
14:25
2h27m
16:52
Madrid - Madrid Puerta De Atocha
Alicante - Alacant-Terminal
14:25
2h27m
16:52
Madrid - Madrid Puerta De Atocha
Alicante - Alacant-Terminal
Train Madrid to Alicante: Trip Overview

Train Madrid to Alicante: Trip Overview

Average ticket price£36
Average train trip duration2h 28m
Number of daily trains10
Earliest train departure07:00
Distance222 miles
Latest train departure20:15
Please note, this information is subject to change.
Train Companies

Train Companies

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Madrid to Alicante Trains

Information on this train trip

Daily Trains10
Earliest and Latest Train Departures07:00 - 20:15
Minimum Price£18
Average Ticket Price£36
Minimum Trip Duration2h17m
Average Train Trip Duration2h28m
Distance222 miles
Train Companies on This RouteRenfe, OUIGO, Iryo
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Madrid - Alicante

The average train ticket price from Madrid to Alicante is £36. The best way to find cheap train tickets from Madrid to Alicante is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

A train trip between Madrid and Alicante is around 2h 28m, although the fastest train will take about 2h 17m. This is the time it takes to travel the 224 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of trains from Madrid to Alicante can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 10. Some trains are direct while others include transferring trains. Simplify your train trip from Madrid to Alicante by comparing and selecting the train that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the train from Madrid to Alicante, you can travel comfortably and safely with Renfe, OUIGO, Iryo.

Trains travelling between Madrid and Alicante leave from Madrid Puerta De Atocha or Madrid-Chamartin and arrive at Estación de Autobuses Nueva.

Find cheapest prices for trains

Find cheapest prices for trains

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
20/04
£18
21/04
£15
Today
£15
23/04
£9
24/04
£9
25/04
No data
26/04
£24
27/04
£12
The cheapest trip from Madrid to Alicante was searched and found on 24 Apr 2024 with a price of £9

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your train tickets from Madrid to Alicante as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from £9 to £56 for a train ticket from Madrid to Alicante based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at £9, which is on 2024-04-24.

Usually RENFE_AVE will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

About Train Travel

Train Travel Tips

Taking the fastest trains allows you to travel at speeds greater than 300 km/h. Taking a trip from Madrid to Alicante is not only much quicker but more comfortable too! You can usually travel directly to the city centre and save time while you're at it.

Whether you take a regional or high-speed train to Alicante, you’ll help reduce the environmental impact and carbon footprint of your trip. As you watch the landscapes unfold before your eyes, you can tell yourself that with this choice, you are making sure they remain protected.

The train emits up to 30x less CO2 for a trip between Madrid and Alicante compared to the same trip made by plane or car. A truly ecological mode of transport that will allow you to easily reduce your carbon footprint.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your train trip from Madrid to Alicante while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

You can find the straightest railway in the world in Australia. This railway line is 478 kilometres long and is also considered the longest and straightest railway line in the world.

New York holds the record for the most platforms and track numbers in a single station. Grand Central Station in Manhattan is one of the largest rail terminals in the world with more than 44 platforms and 67 tracks to accommodate passengers.

Japanese trains are always on time. It is extremely infrequent to see breakdowns during peak periods. In the event of a delay of more than 5 minutes, the crew will personally apologise to each passenger.

Will you be returning to Madrid by train?

Train from Alicante to Madrid

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