Alicante-Elche Airport is one of Spain’s most modern and well-maintained airports, with the new Terminal N opening its doors in 2011.
The airport has an extensive and diverse range of services and facilities that are ideal for both leisure and business travellers.
Restrictions in place as a result of the global coronavirus outbreak – and ongoing cautionary health and safety protocols during the “new normality” era – may mean that some of the services and facilities detailed below (and in this “At the Airport” section) are temporarily closed or not fully available.
Bars & Restaurants
Alicante-Elche Airport offers a huge variety of restaurants, cafés and bars to ensure there is always somewhere you can relax while waiting for your flight. These include cafeterías, coffee shops, fast-food counters, snack stands and Spanish tapas bars within the departures and arrivals areas of the airport.
More information on bars and restaurants
Both the departures and arrivals areas of the airport have an array of shopping facilities including duty-free stores as well as a pharmacy, bookshop, newsagent, and various fashion and travel stores.
Throughout the airport you will find everything from sweets and clothes to electronic gadgets and alcohol. Spanish retailers Desigual and Trucco are among the top stores here.
More information on shops
Ideal for business travellers at Alicante-Elche Airport is the Salon Ifach VIP Lounge, which provides complimentary Wi-Fi, newspapers and coffee facilities.
You can also hire meeting amenities if required during your time at the airport.
Everything that you would expect from a modern airport is available at Alicante-Elche. There are international car rental desks, foreign exchange counters, tourism agency representatives, cash machines and many other key services.
High-speed free Wi-Fi is available throughout the airport, and there is a children’s play area for families.
More information on passenger services
Outside the terminal building, there are designated disabled parking spaces to facilitate access into Alicante-Elche Airport. There are also ramps, braille leaflets, emergency intercoms, low-level signalling, and sound and sight information – plus specially adapted toilets, lifts and telephone cubicles for disabled passengers.
More information on disabled facilities