Cheap Flights from East Midlands to Alicante

Flight information East Midlands to Alicante

Cheapest return price last month


Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 1006 miles

2h 35min

Most popular airline last month



1 airport

Explore Alicante

Alicante Hotels

Melia Alicante


Hostal La Lonja


Airlines that fly from East Midlands to Alicante, Ryanair and Thomson Airways all offer direct flights from East Midlands to Alicante. This is the airport's busiest international route. We recommend booking your flights as early as possible to get the best price.

Terminal Information – Departing

East Midlands Airport has one terminal. The departure lounge has plenty of shops and places to eat, and each guest is entitled to one hour of free Wi-Fi. Pick up some luxuries at World Duty Free, grab a new gadget at Dixon's Travel, or stock up on sunscreen at Boots. The food court has a good range of refreshment stops, whether you're in the mood for a quick coffee or a sit-down meal. Enjoy locally sourced treats at Pork & Pickle and Castle Rock Tap Room & Kitchen, enjoy a quick snack at Grab and Fly, or perk up before the red-eye at Flat White Coffee Club.

If you're in a hurry you can use the Express Lane at security for £3* per person (free for under 5's). Add a bit of luxury to your travel experience by checking into the Escape Lounge. Inside you'll find comfortable seats away from the bustle of the main departure lounge. Some other perks include unlimited Wi-Fi and a complimentary selection of snacks and drinks.

Terminal Information – Arriving

Alicante Airport has one terminal. Public transport is available outside the departures area, one floor above arrivals. Bus C-6 goes to Alicante bus station. From the bus station you can take onward transport to the region's resort towns. Most people choose to rent a car when they arrive at Alicante. The car hire desks can be found inside the arrivals area. Compare car hire at Alicante Airport. Alternatively you can take a taxi from the rank. Cabs in Spain are metered, and fares are lower between 6am-10pm Monday-Friday.

Practical Information

You need a valid passport to fly from East Midlands to Alicante. We recommend arriving two hours before international flights.

What to expect in Alicante

Alicante is one hour ahead of the East Midlands and the currency is the Euro (€). Alicante Airport is the gateway to the Costa Blanca resorts. The region is known for pristine beaches and glorious weather. Expect average temperatures of 26°C during the summer and 12°C in the winter. Alicante is a lot cheaper than the East Midlands. Although most people can speak a bit of English, it's a good idea to learn some basic Spanish phrases before you travel.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.