Flights from East Midlands to Alicante

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Here you can compare cheap flights from East Midlands (EMA) to Alicante (ALC) for one-way or return trips. The following offers were searched for and found on idealo during the last few days. Or start your own flight search to Alicante. Prices and availability may change at any time.

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Favourite airline:
92 % of travellers choose to book flights on this route with, Aer Lingus and British Airways.
69 %
Aer Lingus
15 %
British Airways
8 %
Cheapest weekday: Monday
The cheapest days to fly on this route are Monday.
Direct flights are more expensive
Compared to direct flights, flights with a stopover on this route are on average 22 % cheaper.
non stop flight
2 stops
02h 45min
32h 15min
Favourite connection: via Ibiza and Madrid
50 % of tickets booked on this route are for flights via Ibiza and Madrid.
2 stopovers Ibiza Madrid Barajas
32h 15min, from £318
50 %
2 stopovers Belfast City London Heathrow London Gatwick
48h 25min, from £675
33 %
2 stopovers Belfast City Amsterdam Schiphol
25h 25min, from £2,664
17 %

Useful information about the flight from East Midlands to Alicante

Flights from East Midlands to Alicante: Plenty of Sun All Year Round

Alicante offers a wealth of tourist attractions centred around the famous beaches.

Best weather and festivities

Alicante's weather makes it an inviting destination all year round with mild winters and hot summers. Although very hot, the peak season is generally in July and August. Alicante marks the start of summer with the St. John's festivities from June 20th till 24th. The celebration features fireworks and paper mache monuments which are burned on June 24th. The Moors and Christians Festival reenacts the battles that took place between Christians and Arabs back in the 12th century and occurs yearly April 21st-24th.  

About the Alicante area

Alicante's beaches are a huge draw and the most popular beaches are often crowded. Fortunately, less crowded beaches are available if you're willing to travel just a little way out of town. The cost of living in the city is noticeably lower, approximately 30% lower than in London with restaurant prices generally even around 45% cheaper. A local dish known as Paella is a regional favourite and common throughout Alicante.  

Alicante Airport: transfer to your accommodation and other local facts

An airport bus is available that goes to central Alicante and costs roughly 3.80 euros. The ride takes about 20 minutes and bus shuttles depart three times per hour at 20 minute intervals. Other local buses travelling from the airport to Alicante and the nearby areas of Benidorm, Torrevieja and Murcia depart from the terminal's departure building. For those that would rather take a taxi, the cost ranges from around EUR25. While the taxis are generally cheaper than London, they are rarely faster than public transportation. Once in central Alicante, the best way to explore this small area is on foot. Accommodation prices range from hotels around 40EUR to shared hostel rooms running for about 15EUR. Alicante is known for its reliable bus network. A public use tram also serves important destinations within Alicante and along the Costa Blanca. You can purchase single tickets or a 10 journey rechargeable card for longer stays. For a different experience, travel to Tabarca Island which is car free and surrounded by a nature reserve.

Flight information: East Midlands - Alicante

Outbound and return from £134.89
Flight duration min. 02:40 / max. 02:45
Return flight duration min. 02:40/ max. 02:55
Distance 1621 km
Flights per week 7
Departure airport Airport East Midlands (EMA)
Arrival airport Airport Alicante (ALC)
Destination country Flights to Spain