Cheap Flights from Leeds Bradford to Alicante

Flight information Leeds Bradford to Alicante

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Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 1078 miles

2h 50min

Most popular airline last month



1 airport

Explore Alicante

Alicante Hotels

Melia Alicante


Hostal La Lonja


This information is correct as of April 2016

Airlines that fly from Leeds to Alicante

Jet2, Monarch and Ryanair all fly direct from Leeds-Bradford Airport to Alicante. This route is in the airport's top five busiest, so we recommend booking your flights as early as you can.

Terminal Information – Departing

Leeds-Bradford Airport only has one terminal. After security you'll find all the shops you need for picking up last minute essentials, as well as a World Duty Free for little holiday luxuries. There's even a Travelex, in case you forgot to buy your Euros in advance. Alicante is sunny all year round, so don't forget to pick up some sunscreen in Superdrug or some beach reading in WH Smith. There's no need to fly on an empty stomach: Leeds Airport has a fine selection of snack bars, coffee shops and a pub. Those who like to fly in luxury can check into The Yorkshire Lounge for £20*. Inside you'll find a range of complimentary snacks and drinks as well as free Wi-Fi access.

Terminal Information – Arriving

Alicante Airport has one terminal, with arrivals on the lower level and departures upstairs. Public transport is available, with Bus C travelling from the airport to Alicante bus station. The bus stop is located on the departures level, and one-way tickets Alicante cost €3.85* (about £3). Once you reach the city centre you can find onward transportation if required. Car hire is available from Alicante Airport, with all the big brands present in the arrivals hall. There's a taxi rank outside the arrivals area, and trips into Alicante from the airport usually cost €20-25* (about £15-20). If you're arriving in the evening or on a weekend, expect to pay a little more.

Practical Information

You need a valid passport to fly from Leeds to Alicante. Aim to arrive at the airport no later than 90 minutes before scheduled departure. If you're going during the school holidays you might need to budget some extra time to get through airport security.

What to expect in Alicante

Alicante is one hour ahead of Leeds. The local currency is the Euro (€) and the language is Spanish. Most people can speak English, but we recommend learning how to say a few essential phrases like 'please' (por favor), 'thank you' (gracias) and 'hello' (hola). Alicante is one of Europe's best budget destinations, with a three course dinner for two coming in at less than £24* and a pint of draught beer at £1.20*. The weather is great all year round, with scorching hot summers and mild winters. Temperatures of 17°C are not uncommon in December and January, so if you fancy Christmas on the beach you know where to go.

*Prices subject to change

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