Alicante - Train Tickets & City Guide

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Alicante by train - City guide & train tickets

What is the name of the main station in Alicante? 
Alicante Terminal is the central station. 

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre? 
Yes, the station is located near the centre of the city. 

Which hotels do you recommend near the station?  
Check our list of recommend hotels near the station. 

Which trains run to Alicante? 

  • AVE high speed trains by Spains national rail company RENFE. A high speed train that connects many cities in the country and to/from France
  • Talgo, long distance trains by RENFE, the national railway company in Spain
  • Euromed high-speed train, it runs along the Mediterranean coast from Barcelona to Alicante
  • Alvia connects both cities that are on the high-speed line and cities that are on normal train tracks. Maximum speed 250km / h.
  • Media Distancia (MD) trains connect larger cities with small cities

Are there direct trains to major cities nearby? 
Yes, to Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia, Murcia, Zaragoza and many other destinations.

Do you offer all train tickets to Alicante? 
Yes, we offer all train tickets - always the best price, no booking fees and e-tickets! 

About Alicante
Alicante is situated on the Costa Blanca and known for its beaches where travellers come to relax. Besides that you can visit many museums and historical buildings, like: Castillo de Santa Bárbara, Museo Arqueológico and Basilica de Santa María

Alicante Terminal - Info

Train Station Alicante

Alicante Terminal is the name of the main station in Alicante. AVE-trains run regularly to Seville and Madrid.  


  • Wifi: no 
  • Luggage lockers: yes, 06h00-21h00
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid, see Saba

To the city centre (Centro) 

  • Walking: 10 minutes
  • Bike: 
  • Tram: - 
  • Subway: -
  • Bus: -
  • Taxi: yes

Finding your platform:

  • On each platform and in the departure hall there are screens on which the departing trains are listed.

Finding your carriage: 

  • If you have a reserved seat, you can find the right spot on the platform where the carriage stops, by looking at the board of train compositions that can be found on any platform. 

Alicante Terminal - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings near Alicante Terminal

  •  Walking distance from the train station   •  Rating: 8+ 
Cheap hotels near Alicante Terminal - Trains to Alicante

La City***

Opposite the train station. Convenient, high rating, affordable.  •  Agoda  •  Trivago

•  Find more cheap hotels:  •  Agoda  •  Trivago

Alicante Terminal - Rental cars

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Rental Cars

14 rental car companies. Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Europcar, Flizzr, Goldcar, Hertz, Keddy, Rhodium, Sixt, Thrifty.   



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  • All major routes, like Barcelona to Madrid and Seville to Madrid
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