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Alicante Airport (ALC)

Full Airport Name

Alicante Airport


Alicante Airport, 03071 Alicante, Spain

Airport Code


Country Code



96 691 9000 or 9100 or 9310


96 691 9354



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 11km (7 miles) south of Alicante

Driving Directions

From Alicante, booty the Autovia Alicante-Murcia and leave at the airport junction; alternatively, booty the civic alley N-340 to the airport. From Benidorm, booty the Autopista A-7.

Car Parking

Parking is accessible at the airport in two car parks with a absolute accommodation of 1,500 spaces. One car esplanade is amid adverse the terminal architecture and the added abutting to it; long- and concise parking ante are available.

Car Hire

Avis, Atesa, Auriga, Centauro, Europcar, Europa Car, Hertz, Sol-Mar and Record Rent a Car are all represented in Arrivals, abutting to accoutrements reclaim.

Public Transport

Road: Taxi: Taxis are accessible at the airport (journey time to Alicante: 15-20 minutes). The auto rank is anchored in advanced of the Arrivals hall. Bus: Scheduled buses run every hour to/from Alicante axial bus station. Added casework run to Benidorm and Murcia. All buses abandon from adverse the Arrivals hall.

Information and Help Desks

An Aena advice board (tel: (0)96 691 9100) is amid at the check-in area; addition one, in the Departures area, operates back the airport is busy. The Valencia Tourism Agency has an advice board on the lower attic (tel: (0)96 691 9367).

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: Accessories accommodate bureaux de change, ATMs and a column office. Eating and drinking: There are confined and restaurants, a fast-food outlet, an ice chrism parlour and a cafeteria. Eight cafés and four restaurants are amid in the Costa Blanca Plaza, the airport arcade and ball centre. Shopping: Shops accommodate newsagents, tobacconists, allowance and jewellery shops, a music store, block shop, sports and shoe shops, CD and video store, and three duty-free shops. Luggage: There are absent acreage offices on the arena floor. There is no left-luggage ability at the airport. Added facilities: There is a 24-hour aboriginal aid account and a pharmacy.

Conference and Business Facilities

Conference and business accessories are not about accessible at the airport although there is a Ifach VIP Lounge on Departures akin 1, alms phone, fax, photocopying and Internet admission for business chic passengers. Holiday Inn Alicante-Playa de San Juan (tel: (0)96 515 6185), which is 5km (3 miles) from Alicante, can accommodate appointment and business accessories for up to 150 people.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

There is a appointed breadth alfresco the terminal architecture for bottomward off disabled passengers. There are additionally appointed parking spaces for disabled cartage in the airport car esplanade adverse the terminal building. The airport has lifts, ramps and disabled toilets; wheelchairs are accessible on request; cartage acute wheelchairs and appropriate abetment should acquaint their airline above-mentioned to travel.


There are no hotels at the airport. The Holiday Inn Alicante-Playa de San Juan (tel: (0)96 515 6185) is 5km (3 miles) from Alicante. Sidi San Juan Auberge (tel: (0)96 516 1300) is a best auberge 15km (9 miles) from the airport. Added adjacent hotels accommodate the Auberge Tryp Gran Sol, Hesperia Eurhotel Auberge and the Residencia Maya Hotel.