Alicante Airport - IATA Airport Code ALC
Alicante El Altet Airport
03071 Alicante, Spain
Telephone: +34 902 404 704
Alicante Airport is just 9km south east of Alicante City Centre. There are good connections to the airport on the A-7 and N-332 national motorways, but the journey can take anything from 15-40 minutes depending on the time of day and traffic.
Alicante El Altet Airport currently has two terminals in operation, with the temporary Terminal 2 building being used to cope with increased passenger traffic. Both terminals are connected by a walkway.
When you arrive in Alicante you will see that building works for a new terminal are currently well underway on the east side of the main building. It is scheduled for completion next year, and this new terminal will have 16 telescopic runways and will increase the airport's capacity so that it can handle 20,000,000 passengers every year.
Alicante Airport Arrivals
We provide live flight information on Alicante Airport Arrivals so that you can check when someone is due to land. We also provide details of how to get from the plane to the luggage hall, where you can find the car hire desks and where the taxi rank and bus stops are located.
Alicante Airport Buses
You can find out about Alicante Airport buses with links to the operators' websites and details of routes, fares and timetables as well as information on buses which run to Murcia and Elche from the bus terminal in the city centre.
Car Hire at Alicante Airport
Alicante Airport car hire provides information about the car hire companies who are actually based in the airport terminal building, their contact details, opening hours and where you can find them at Alicante Airport.
Alicante Airport Departures
When you are heading back home from Alicante you can check the live flight departures here and find out more about the Alicante Airport Departures area including where to check in, places where you can get something to eat and drink and the locations of the duty free shops as well as a list of all the shops based at Alicante Airport.
Flights to Alicante Airport
Because Alicante Airport is the main gateway to the Costa Blanca you can fly can fly there from 17 airports in the UK with the choice of several airline companies to travel with.
To decide which is the best flight option before you book your holiday in Alicante you can find out all about Alicante Airport flights and which airlines fly there from all the UK airports. The help you check this out the airport’s full name is Aeropuerto Alicante El Altet and the IATA code is ALC
Maps & Driving Directions for Alicante Airport
Once you have collected your rent a car you need directions on how to get out of Alicante Airport into the city centre (which is about a 40 minute drive.) or maybe you are heading down to La Manga on the Mar Menor. We also provide an Alicante Airport map showing the location of the airport and its various motorway connections to other parts of the Iberian Peninsula.
Alicante Airport Parking
If you are leaving your car at the airport we provide details of alicante Airport parking with short and long term options as well as information on the various car parking tariffs. If you are going to be away for more than a few days there are great savings to be made by using off airport parking.
Cafes and Restaurants at Alicante Airport
You can find out where you can get something to eat and drink in the Alicante Airport restaurants either before you check in or while you are waiting for your flight to be called.
Alicante Airport Shopping
If you are planning on doing some last minute shopping or want to buy some duty free goods, our information on Alicante Airport shops provides a full list of all the shops, what they sell and where they are located so that you can plan how to spend those last few euros before you arrive at the airport!
Taxis at Alicante Airport
We provide information on the location of the rank for Alicante Airport taxis with a guide to the fares you can expect to pay to some of the most popular resorts and a link to a local firm which can supply taxis for passengers with reduced mobility or wheelchair users.
Alicante Airport Transfers
If you want a hassle free journey from the airport to your holiday destination then pre-book a private Alicante Airport transfer. You can find out more about the benefits of travelling this way and get a free online quote by clicking on the link.
Alicante Airport Weather
We have provided seasonal climate information on Alicante weather with a guide to what you can expect during the various seasons of the year. You can also obtain details of what the weather is like today in Alicante and also get a 5 and 10 day forecast.