There is no direct train or tram service to or from Alicante Airport. You will need to take a bus or a taxi to get from the airport to one of the train stations in Alicante. For trips around the Alicante area, you have the option of taking the tram. If you want to go further afield, you will need to use the national rail service.
The tram in Alicante is operated by Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat Valencia (FGV). As well as Alicante city, it serves several destinations along the Costa Blanca such as El Campello, Villajoyosa, Benidorm and Denia. Services run frequently and the tickets are good value.
|Line 1||Alicante Luceros to Benidorm (via El Campello and Villajoyosa)|
|Line 2||Alicante Luceros to Sant Vicent del Raspeig (via General Hospital and University)|
|Line 3||Alicante Luceros to El Campello|
|Line 4||Alicante Luceros to Plaza La Coruña (this line does a loop in the Playa de San Juan district)|
|Line 5||Alicante Porta del Mar to Plaza La Coruña (this line does a loop in the Playa de San Juan district)|
|Line 9||This line starts in Benidorm, where you can get to via Line 1. It goes to Dénia, via Altea and Calpe.|
Customer Service Centre: Luceros Station, 03003 Alicante, Spain
Customer Information line: +34 96 900 72 04 72
Alicante Tram website: https://www.tramalacant.es/page.php
See here for the Alicante tram map.
See here for Alicante tram timetables and further information.
The national train network in Spain is operated by Renfe (Red Nacional de los Ferrocarriles Españoles), the state-owned railway company. The rail network stretches all across Spain and beyond.
The Torrellano commuter train station is around 3 kilometres from Alicante Airport. It is the closest station to the airport. From the departures area, you can catch the C6 airport bus. Torrellano station is the 3rd stop, with a journey time of around 15 minutes. In a taxi, the journey will take you around 5 to 10 minutes, depending on traffic.
Murcia: From Torrellano you have a direct train connection to Murcia del Carmen with a journey time of slightly over 1 hour.
Alicante city: It is also possible to catch a train from Torrellano to the main train station in Alicante, with a journey time of around 20 minutes.
This is the central railway station in Alicante, commonly referred to as the Renfe train station. In the regional Valencian language, it is also known as Alacant Terminal.
From Alicante Airport, you can take the C6 bus, which stops right by Alicante Terminal. In a taxi, the journey from the airport to Alicante train station will take around 20 to 30 minutes.
For train routes and timetables from Alicante Terminal, please see the Renfe website.
Avda. Salamanca, 1
Tel: +34 96 912 432 343
Alicante Terminal Website