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Alicante to Santander by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 40m
  • Distance
    634 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 58m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Alicante to Santander by train

Fast trains from Alicante to Santander take around 7 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 634 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Alicante and Santander.

1. Are there direct trains from Alicante to Santander?

Direct trains from Alicante to Santander have been found.

We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Alicante to Santander every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Alicante to Santander?

The Alicante to Santander train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Alicante to Santander train times and schedule?

On weekdays the only direct train to Santander is usually scheduled to depart Alicante around 10:30. At weekends the only direct train usually departs Alicante around 10:20.

When to book Alicante to Santander train tickets?

Trains in Spain usually open for booking around 4 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Alicante to Santander by train.

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Which train companies operate between Alicante and Santander?

Alvia is the train company that operates on the route from Alicante to Santander.

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.