Alicante, Spain

Book a flight to Alicante for white beaches on the Costa Blanca! Take a wonderful sun filled holiday along a long coastline.

Surrounded by hills and white beaches, sunny Alicante lies on the Costa Blanca. With Mediterranean climate in Spain it means that you can enjoy its white sandy beaches almost all year round. Or perhaps you would like a day of not walking barefoot on the sand? In that case, enjoy a citytrip to Alicante and stroll around the historic district of El Barrio with its colourful houses. This area is the starting point to the Santa Bárbara Castle. This enormous castle on top of Mount Benacantil lies high above the city. If the walk to the top is too strenuous, just take the cable car. The view over the city, the harbour and the Mediterranean Sea is a fabulous memory! We’ve put together a list of attractions and sights in Alicante just for you.

When can you fly to Alicante?

Alicante has one of the best climates in Europe. It is always warm in summer with temperatures of up to 30 degrees. And it is usually very pleasant in winter. Enjoy the good weather with a glass of wine and some tapas at one of the atmospheric cafés. Fly to Alicante and before you know it you will be on the Costa Blanca!

Practical information

Time zone

GMT +1 (summer time +2)
There is no time difference between Alicante and the Netherlands. 


The currency used in Alicante is the Euro (EUR).

Duration of flight

The flight to Alicante is about 2.5 hours. The outbound and inbound flights may be shorter if the wind direction is favourable.