Alicante to Madrid

Alicante to Madrid

0 trips (39 – 258)  

Other Options

Transportation from Alicante to Madrid

How to get from Alicante to Madrid

Travelling between Alicante and Madrid is possible by Flight and bus. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you EUR 258.47 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a flight which will set you back mere EUR 38.56.

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

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 21 hours to travel between Alicante and Madrid depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Alicante and Madrid. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 5m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 20h 10m to reach Madrid.

How much does it cost to get from Alicante to Madrid?

Travelling between Alicante and Madrid can be as cheap as EUR 38.56 if you opt for a Ryanair flight and as expensive as EUR 258.47 if you buy a Vueling flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Alicante and Madrid ?

  • 36 from Alicante to Madrid starting from 01:45 Alicante Central until 17:15 Alicante Central
  • 6 from Alicante to Madrid starting from 07:00 Alicante Airport until 21:30 Alicante Airport

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Alicante to Madrid.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Alicante to Madrid, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as EUR 39.00.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Alicante and Madrid

Air Europa, Iberia, Ryanair, Vueling


Travelling from Alicante to Madrid overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Alicante and Madrid


What is the most popular transport to get from Alicante to Madrid?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with flight remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% decided to fly