Airport transportation and parking
Getting from Alicante Airport to Alicante and Benidorm
With the Alicante TRAM you can easily get to the centre of Alicante by public transport. Take the C-6 line from the airport, which has several stops in the city centre. The journey takes about 30 minutes and the tram departs every 20 minutes from the airport. From Alicante you can take the red line (L1) to Benidorm.
If you wish to travel by bus to Benidorm, an Intercity bus leaves every hour from the airport between 08:00 and 21:00. The journey by bus to Benidorm takes about 45 minutes.
Alicante Airport has no train connection.
Car and bus
From Alicante, the airport is accessible via the highway (Autovia) Alicante-Murcia, the N-332 also goes to the airport. From Benidorm you take highway (Autopista) A-7. The exit to the airport is clearly indicated on each road.
You see many buses at Alicante Airport, but nearly all of them are rented buses. The only bus line (C-6) to Alicante has a stop in front of the Arrivals Hall and leaves every 20 minutes, at least according to the schedule. A bus ride to the center of Alicante takes 40 minutes and costs €3.85. There are also bus services to Benidorm and Murcia at the same bus stop, but these leave less frequently.
Taxis go much faster to Alicante (15-20 minutes). An indication of the prices: Alicante €14.00-€18.00, Torrevieja €50.00-€60.00, Benidorm €60.00-€70.00.
Car rental - Alicante Airport
There are many car rental companies operating at Alicante Airport: Avis, Atesa, Auriga, Centauro, Europcar, Europa Car, Hertz, Sol-Mar and Record Rent-a-Car. You can also reserve a rental car in advance using the service EasyTerra provides, they compare the rates of several providers in a single quote.
Parking is possible opposite the terminal, prices are €1.50 per hour and €15.00 for a whole day. For long-term parking there are garages in the surrounding area of the airport, that are a cheaper option, most of these garages offer a free shuttle service to the airport.