Alicante airport

Alicante Airport


Alicante Airport (airport code ALC) , also called El Altet is, with almost 10 Mio passengers, one of the biggest airports in Spain. The airport is located 10 km southwest of Alicante city and is the gateway to Costa Blanca, Costa Azahar and Costa Almeria.


Most flights come from the Netherlands, Belgium, United Kingdom, Germany and Scandinavia.


Popular local destinations are the flights to Madrid, Barcelona and Palma the Mallorca.


Getting to and from Alicante Airport



The only way to get to the airport is by road. There is no train. The road to the airport is the N 338. This road connects the Alicante airport with following motorways.


  • The N 332 : the old highway from Cartagena to Valencia.
  • The N 340 : leading to Murcia.
  • The A 7 : the “Autopista del Mediterraneo” , the Mediterranean motorway.