The nearest airport to Benidorm is Alicante. Although there are no airports directly in Benidorm, getting to the resort from Alicante Airport is pretty simple, and does not take too long.
Alicante, the nearest airport to Benidorm is ideal for many of us travelling to Benidorm.
Flights are pretty cheap and the time your on the plane is normally around 2 ½ hours.
With Alicante being the nearest airport to Benidorm it’s also not a long way to travel when you arrive in Alicante.
Taxis take around 40 minutes and depending what order on the drop off list you are, you can normally be at your hotel in around an hour.
Beniconnect are a popular transfer service from Alicante Airport to Benidorm and offer great rates.
Getting the train to Benidorm from Alicante is also another option. Although it takes slightly longer, its inexpensive and you pass through some stunning towns along the way.
When you are returning to Alicante Airport, it’s always worth double checking you have all your belongings.
Passports and other travel documents should be kept on your possession ready to check in.
Alicante Airport is also a non smoking airport so if you are smoker, and leaving it till the last minute before you check in, keep an eye on the departures board for any changes to your flight.
Although Alicante is the nearest airport to Benidorm, you can fly in to any of the other Spanish airports and get to Benidorm by Alsa Bus, car hire or train.
This is ideal if you are planning on spending more time in Spain and want to travel around more freely.
Valencia Airport is a popular option for this and takes around an hour and half by car to reach Benidorm.
The train from Valencia to Benidorm takes around 3 hours and is worth checking the times against your landing time.