Alicante Airport for Benidorm and Costa Brava
Details of other Airports, Murcia and Valencia will be added soon
The airport is located between the 2 roads, the A79 (turn left onto N338) and the N332 (turn right onto N338) 11 kilometres(7 miles) south west of the town of Alicante. Just to the south east of the airport is the village of El Altet which was the name, El Altet Airport, previously used for the airport
Alicante Airport is 5th busiest airport in Spain following Madrid Airport, Malaga Airport, Mallorca Airport, Murcia Airport, Airport
Information and help desks
An information desk (tel: + 34 966 91 9 367 is located in arrivals on the
There is a selection of restaurants and cafes at the airport.
There are the usual gift, sweet, newspaper and book shops
A phamacy is in arrivals.
Report to counter a few metres away from the luggage belt and fill in a form, ask for an English one.
Obtain a form to give to your Airline.
Your luggage will be delivered to your accommodation when located.
Direct Transport to / from Alicante Airport
Package Tour companies usually include transport to your Hotel/Apartment although with some tour operators this transfer is an extra to the package. Look for your tour companies rep when you leave the customs area
Approx €70.00 to Benidorm. Check with driver before hand.
See our car hire page
Alicante - Benidorm run from Alicante bus station in downtown Alicante.
Getting to Bus Station from the Airport:
Bus C 6 from the Airport to the bus station Purta de Marto.
The bus stop is No.30, out of the arrival building, go to the left after crossing the first road.
Every 45 mins
Airport - Alicante bus station €1.00
Alicante - Benidorm Single €3.00
There is a short term Car Park oposite the terminal buildind and a long term car park next to the terminal.Parking at the Airport is Expensive. Cheaper long term parking is available near to the Airport.
Transport Alicante Town
There is additional transport from Alicante to The Costa Brava coastal and inland towns and cities from Alicante Town via either
- Alsa Buses The majority of towns are covered by the bus network
- FGV Train / Tram. Mainly coastal resorts and villages near the coast north of Alicante
- RENFE National train network.
- Connects to Madrid, Valencia, Elche, Orihuela, Murcia, Aqilas, Albacete
- Usless for the coastal resorts north of Alicante - use FGV Train / Tram or Bus
The Ferrocarril de la Generalitat Valenciana (FGV) the Alicante - Benidorm - Denia train
is a private small gauge railway. The railway station is in on the
Avenida de Villajoyosa
on the West side of Alicante Next to the coast
NOTE: This is a seperate station from the main railway station.
Getting to Rail station from Airport:
C 6 from the Airport to the bus station Purta de Marto (about 45 mins)
The rail station is about 1km away so take a taxi if you have luggage.
Stations on route
Albufereta, El Campello, Vila Joiosa, Benidorm, Altea, Calpe, Benissa, Teulada, Gata
Alicante - Benidorm Adult Single €3.50
RENFE, the national rail network runs to the West and South from Alicante. The Northern line runs inland (West) before turning North joining the coast North of Denia thus by-passing most of the Costa Blanca and Benidorm. The RENFE station (Estacion FC de Madrid) is in the centre of Alicante
From Alicante, drivers should take either:
the Autovia Alicante-Murcia A-7and leave at the airport junction
the national road 332 then N-338 to the airport.
From Benidorm, drivers should take the Autovia A-7.