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Flight Information to Alicante from Madrid

distanceDistance223 miles (360 km)
durationAverage flight duration1 h 5 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$95 (€76)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesAir Europa, Iberia or Air Nostrum

Flights from Madrid to Alicante cover the 223 miles (360 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 5 min with our travel partners like Air Europa, Iberia or Air Nostrum. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $95 (€76), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $37 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Alicante Elche Airport.

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Madrid to Alicante with Air Europa and Iberia

Travel from Madrid to Alicante from $37 (€30) with Omio’s flight partners Air Europa and Iberia! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

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Air Europa is Spain's 3rd most popular airline with flights around Europe and the rest of the world and a choice between Economy or Business fares for your flight between Madrid and Alicante.

If you're looking for cheap Air Europa tickets from Madrid to Alicante, check out Omio! With one-way Madrid to Alicante plane ticket prices starting as low as $37 (€30) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Alicante from Madrid by showing you the latest Air Europa offers, flight schedules and tickets for this 223 miles (360 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with Air Europa. If you search for Air Europa tickets between Madrid and Alicante in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the flight. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight between Madrid and Alicante on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect flight with Air Europa so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Air Europa has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Air Europa tickets between Madrid and Alicante and when traveling by flight:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • Passengers with tickets on canceled flights will be automatically accommodated on other Air Europa flights, without needing to contact the company. Date changes and/or refunds will also be allowed.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Flights from Madrid to Alicante: An Overview

Alicante is a city situated in the southeast of Spain with a fantastic atmospheric Moorish quarter. It offers many inviting resorts situated on the Mediterranean coastline of Costa Blanca. The city is popular with tourists looking for a relaxing time in a beautiful location, for leisure or business. Take a walk along the beach of Postiguet and Explanada de Espana situated at the heart of the Mediterranean coast, and see why Alicante is one of Span'smost popular destnations. Flights from the Spanish capital of Madrid to Alicante are the fastest, cheapest, and often most convenient way to get between the two locales. 

Which airlines fly from Madrid to Alicante?

There are various airlines operating flights from Madrid city to Alicante. vueling Airlines, Air Europa, Alitalia, and Air Nostrum, among others operate regular flights along this route. Spanish budget airline vueling offers the most direct flights from Madrid to Alicante and is the most convenient and fastest journey for passengers looking to visit Alicante without stopping along the way. AirEuropa, Iberia, and Air Nostrum offer indirect flight connections via Mallorca, Palma De and are a relatively cheaper option. 

How long is the flight from Madrid to Alicante?

The flights from Madrid to Alicante cover a distance of 355 kilometers on average, however flight time is short. Flights from Madrid city to Alicante take an approximate one hour 10 minutes. Direct flights with vueling offer the fastest option for travelers seeking to get to Alicante within the shortest time. Indirect flights from Madrid with connections via Mallorca or Palma de take a minimum of two hours 40 minutes and a maximum of four hours to get to land in Alicante Elche Airport. Indirect flights are also available, offering connections to some cities en route to Alicante, thereby increasing passenger travel options to Alicante. 

How many flights are there from Madrid to Alicante?

There are approximately ten direct flights from Madrid to Alicante per week and an average of three daily flights. Departure times include morning, evening and afternoon for all the airlines offering direct flights throughout the week. There are about 20 indirect flights per week from Madrid to Alicante involving one stop in the journey.

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Madrid to Alicante?

Departure Airport: Flights from Madrid city to Alicante depart from Adolf Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport, situated 12-kilometers north-east from the city center. Travelers from Madrid city center or nearby hotels can access the airport via public transport system using buses that leave the city center every hour to the airport. Travelers can also opt to take a taxi, which are readily available 24 hours a day and are more convenient than the bus, especially if time is of the essence. Once in the parking area, there is a free airport bus service that takes passengers to the terminals at no extra cost. Public amenities available in Madrid Airport include restaurants, luggage area, business lounges, free WiFi, a parking area, a tapas bar, and cafés.

Arrival Airport: Passengers from Madrid arrive at Alicante Elche Airport. The airport is located nine kilometers southwest of Alicante city center. Travelers can easily travel to the city center or their hotels via the local bus service that connects to the Elche center and various Costa Blanca resorts along the Mediterranean coast. Travelers can also opt to take taxis 24 hours a day. Alicante Elche Airport has excellent public amenities such as duty-free shops, WiFi, ATM lobbies, and car rental desks, wheelchair-accessible toilets. Travelers arriving In Alicante can expect to enjoy cool summer weather averaging 24°C, and can decide to explore the Bario de la Santa Cruz narrow streets and nightlife at any time of year. They can also enjoy the picturesque Castillo de Santa Barbara and views of the Mediterranean coast, known to be one of the most iconic sights in the region. 

Cheap flights from Madrid to Alicante: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 49 €
2 weeks earlier 41 €20%
3 weeks earlier 34 €44%
1 month before 36 €36%
2 months earlier 40 €23%
3 months earlier 34 €44%


When it comes to booking flights, planning ahead always pays off! Both scheduled and low-cost airlines often release promotional prices and discounted fares—so by buying in advance—you can get access to the cheapest airline tickets. Use Omio to check prices and flight offers Madrid - Alicante: look for the most attractive fares and choose the most suitable solution for you. But hurry up—if you want to buy cheaper airline tickets from Madrid to Alicante timing is everything.

Flight prices can fluctuate massively. However, we have studied price trends to help you find cheap flights from Madrid to Alicante and save as much as possible on ticket prices. In general, when you book a flight:

  • Buying your air tickets from Madrid to Alicante 3 weeks in advance means you could save up to 44% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a flight from Madrid - Alicante 2 months in advance you save up to about 23% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance you could save up to 44%
  • Check back to our website where you can explore airline offers and cheap flights to travel all over Europe, the U.S. and Canada.

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Flights from Madrid to Alicante
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest flight from Madrid to Alicante?
Flight tickets to Alicante from Madrid for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $37 (€30)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a flight from Madrid to Alicante?
The Madrid to Alicante plane ticket price is on average $95 (€76)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Alicante from Madrid by plane?
The Madrid to Alicante flight distance is approximately 223 miles (360 km).
How long is the flight from Madrid to Alicante?
On average the Madrid to Alicante flight time is 1 h 5 min  covering the 223 miles (360 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure airport in Madrid and arrival airport in Alicante?

Omio customers traveling this route book their cheap flights from Madrid Barajas Airport   to Alicante Elche Airport   most frequently.

Where is the airport in Madrid to go to Alicante? Where is the airport in Alicante located?

You can find the most popular departure airport for this trip, Madrid Barajas Airport, located approximately 7 miles (12 km) from the city center of Madrid. The most popular arrival airport in Alicante, called Alicante Elche Airport, is located around 6 miles (9 km) away from its city center. To reach the city center of Alicante from Alicante Elche Airport, check what taxi services, airport shuttle services or public transit options are available.

Which airlines can take me to Alicante from Madrid?
For the trip from Madrid to Alicante you can take a flight with Air Europa, Iberia or Air Nostrum. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services from Madrid to Alicante on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any direct flights from Madrid to Alicante?
Yes, there are direct flights from Madrid to Alicante, and you can find a direct flight for this journey with Air Nostrum or Air Europa  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your plane ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When is the earliest flight from Madrid to Alicante? When is the last flight from Madrid to Alicante?
You can take the first flight from Madrid to Alicante at 5: 05 AM. The last flight from Madrid to Alicante that you can take departs at 5: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest flight from Madrid to Alicante schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How early should I buy Madrid to Alicante plane tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy the Madrid to Alicante flight within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $95 (€76). However, booking your plane ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for flights from Madrid to Alicante. Look out for plane tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.