Flying from Alicante
Flights from Alicante depart from the Alicante-Elche Airport (ALC), which is located a convenient 9 kilometers from the city center. Alicante-Elche is the 6th busiest airport in Spain, a figure that can be a bit misleading, as the facility serves over 10 million passengers each year aboard 35 different airlines.
Alicante-Elche Airport Information
To keep up with increased tourist attention and passenger traffic into the area, Alicante-Elche Airport constructed a new terminal, which spans an area of over 330,000 square meters, more than six times the combined area of the previous two terminals. Alicante-Elche Airport features a shopping mall, a bank, a covered parking area, and a number of services and facilities for passengers that require special assistance.
Getting to the Airport in Alicante
A bus to Alicante-Elche Airport is available every 20 minutes from the city center, and it takes approximately 20 minutes to arrive. Though markedly more expensive, a taxi to Alicante-Elche Airport can also be obtained for increased convenience. However, there is no operating tram and rail system.
Arriving in Abu Dhabi
A metropolitan desert oasis, the island capital of Abu Dhabi exudes an atmosphere of wealth and luxury. Your tickets to Abu Dhabi grant you access to a city in burgeoning transition, with vacation resorts, massive glittering skyscrapers and elegant galleries springing up on every corner.
First Time in Abu Dhabi
Once you have booked your flights to Abu Dhabi, it’s time to plan your trip. Set aside some time to visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest and most striking mosques in the world.
Your Abu Dhabi
Gastronomes will delight in the plethora of food souks populating the Al Meena area of the city. Families will enjoy the Marina and Abu Dhabi Malls, which contain stores and high-tech entertainment centers for children.
Making the Most of Your Abu Dhabi Holiday
Since the weather in Abu Dhabi is very hot between May and September, some vacationers prefer to travel to Abu Dhabi during the more temperate winter months, though great flight deals to Abu Dhabi can be found year-round on airberlin.com. If you’re looking to save money on cheap hotels in Abu Dhabi, consider one of the many hotels near the airport. With airberlin, you'll get the best service at the best prices.