Alicante-Elche Airport is about 12 kilometers south of Alicante city center, in the district of El Altet.
03195 El Altet
Lufthansa at the airport
How to get there
The airport is located on the N-338. This highway connects the airport to downtown Alicante as well as to highways N-340 (Carretera Alicante – Murcia – Játiva), N-332 (Highway Cartagena – Alicante – Valencia) and the A-7 expressway.
The C6 bus line runs from the airport to the center of Alicante every 20 minutes, stopping at the main train station and offering connections to the Metropolitan Tram at the stations Alfonso X El Sabio and Plaza de los Luceros. The 1A bus line runs to Elche, stopping in Torrellano and Elche/industrial park. The 1B bus line heading east also stops at Torrellano and Elche, and at Playa El Altet and Arenales del Sol heading south.
There are also bus connections to Torrevieja (non-stop), Cartagena and Santa Pola stopping at many popular vacation spots along the coast. An overview can be found on the airport website (aena.es).
Taxis at the airport are operated by the company Radio Taxi Elche (tel: +34-965/42 77 77; radiotaxielche.es). The taxis wait in front of the terminal building.
Short-term parking (up to 30 minutes) is available across from the terminal. The main parking lot (P1) is located directly at the terminal. Long-term parking (PL) is just a few minutes away from the terminal. Spaces can be booked in advance via the airport website (aena.es).