How to travel by bus and Tram around Alicante

When you come to Alicante on holidays, one of the best ways to move around the city is public transport. You will find that the capital of the Costa Blanca is a very comfortable place and that you have many options to travel by bus and tram around Alicante. You will save money and will be able to go from one place to another without having to buy a one way ticket.
The urban bus network runs through all points of the city, and links Alicante with El Campello, San Juan de Alicante, San Vicente del Raspeig and Mutxamel. Both the bus and the Tram will leave you at the main beaches of the metropolitan area. If you want to visit the Postiguet beach and you are staying in Be Alicante, you will not need public transport, since it is only a five minute walk away. But if you want to go to the beaches of San Juan or El Campello, you will need to take the bus or the tram. It is a short and very pleasant trip, and bus and tram lines run between 5 and 20 minutes in both directions.

You have stops right in the center of the city, very close to your accommodation in Be Alicante. You only need to walk a few minutes and you will be connected to the rest of the capital. You also have night services, not in all lines, but in many that go through the downtown area of Alicante.

To travel by bus and tram around Alicante, the single-ride ticket costs 1.45 euros. You can transfer with other lines within one hour. That is, if you need to take two buses, or the bus and the tram, you can do it with the same ticket if it takes less than 60 minutes.

If you are going to spend a few days in the city, we recommend that you buy a public transport pass in Alicante. You can buy your ‘Mobilis Card’ for 10 or 30 trips. If you come as a group, it is the best option to travel cheaper and more comfortably.

  • Price: 8.70 euros (10 trips) / 26.10 euros (30 trips) / 2 euros per card.
  • Where to buy it ?: At the TAM Customer Service office (C / Díaz Moreu Nº 6, in Rambla Méndez Núñez), at the TRAM office, in Luceros Station (Plaza De Los Luceros), and at any kiosk from the city.


Alicante Tourist Card

But to travel by bus and tram around Alicante, we recommend you to buy the Tourist Card. It will allow you to travel around the city by bus or tram, as with the normal Móbilis Card, but it also includes a trip on TURYBUS. It is the tourist bus of Alicante, with which you can travel around the most important historical points of the city, with an audio guide that is available in Spanish, English, French, German and Italian.
  • Price: 13 euros (24 hours) / 16 euros (48 hours) / 18 euros (72 hours) / 2 euros per card.
  • Where to buy it?: At the TAM Customer Service Office (C/ Díaz Moreu Nº 6, en Rambla Méndez Núñez).

In addition, you also have an Alicante-Airport bus pass, with which you can travel to the airport up to 10 times. The price of a one-time ticket is 3.85 euros, while the bonus will cost 12 with 10 trips. You have to add 2 euros to buy the card. If you travel in a group, it is the best option to save money. The card is purchased on board the Alicante-Aeropuerto bus, you only have to ask the diver!

Do you fancy visiting Alicante on public transport? Do not lose track of everything that happens in the capital of the Costa Blanca and come to stay in Be Alicante. We are in the historic center of the city, just a few minutes from the main bus and tram stations.



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