Recommended flights from London to Alicante

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7 h 20 m

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Flights per day



1464 km

There are 0 direct flights between London and Alicante per day, with the fastest journey taking just 7 hours and 20 minutes.

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06:30London Heathrow Airport12h35 20:05Alicante Elche Airport
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20:05London Gatwick Airport11h35 08:40Alicante Elche Airport
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20:05London Gatwick Airport13h00 10:05Alicante Elche Airport
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17:50London City Airport21h35 16:25Alicante Elche Airport
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10:35London Heathrow Airport9h20 20:55Alicante Elche Airport
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Journey Summary

London to Alicante Flight Information

Avg. Flight Duration
4 hours 34 minutes
Flight Price: £35
Flights Depart from:London
Flights arrive in:Alicante
Distance:1464 km
Airlines:Ryanair, Vueling, KLM, Air Europa, wizz air uk, British Airways, easyJet

Travel with Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and Iberia between London and Alicante

For as little as £10 you can travel by flight from London to Alicante with Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and Iberia. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Vueling Airlines

Ryanair is the leading low-cost airline offering flights within Europe, where you can choose different ticket types for your flight from London to Alicante: Value, Regular, Plus or Flexi Plus.

If you're looking for cheap Ryanair tickets between London and Alicante, check out Omio! With one-way London to Alicante plane ticket prices starting as low as £10 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Alicante from London by showing you the latest Ryanair offers, flight timetables and tickets for this 907 miles (1463 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with Ryanair. If you search for Ryanair tickets from London to 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 London and Alicante on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect flight with Ryanair so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Ryanair has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Ryanair tickets between London and Alicante and when travelling by flight:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

London to Alicante Flights: An Overview

Alicante is a historic Mediterranean city and port in Spain. It’s located in Costa Blanca on the Mediterranean coast, in eastern Spain. The city attracts vacationers every year with magnificent palm trees, huge plazas, and stunning beaches. Flights from London to Alicante offer a quick and convenient method to connect the two cities, with flight times of around two hours 35 minutes. Both direct and indirect flights are available on this route multiple times a day, offering travelers a good amount of choice.

Which airlines fly from London to Alicante?

There are several airlines offering direct flights between London and Alicante. These include easyJet, Ryanair, British Airways, Norwegian Airways, Jet 2, and vueling airlines. These airlines offer direct flights multiple times a day. Indirect flights are operated by Iberia, British Airways, and vueling, with layovers and connecting flights to Alicante. Connecting flights have layovers in Madrid, Ibiza, and Barcelona.

How long is the flight from London to Alicante?

Direct flights from London to Alicante take two hours 35 minutes. The distance between the two cities is approximately 1,460 kilometers. Norwegian Air Shuttle operates the fastest service, taking two hours 20 minutes to complete the journey. Although there are plenty of direct options daily, indirect services with one change usually complete the journey in under six hours, with the fastest taking four hours 30 minutes.

How many flights are there from London to Alicante?

The number of flights between London and Alicante varies from day to day, but travelers can expect more than 16 direct flights every day of the week, with almost 100 every week. Weekend services operate close to 20 direct flights from London to Alicante each day. Both direct and indirect airlines offer morning, afternoon, and evening flights. 

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

Departure airport: London Heathrow airport is the leading international airport in London. It’s also ranked the second busiest airport in the world. The airport handled over 80.1 million passengers in 2018. The airport is known for its large number of international flights. Passengers can travel from the city center to the airport by car, train, coach, or taxi. The fastest way to reach Heathrow Airport from central London is by train, with services leaving London Paddington every 15 minutes, with journeys taking around 15-20 minutes to Terminals two and 3. Facilities available at the airport include bars, business areas, and wellness centers. The airport also has free unlimited WiFi for passengers.

Arrival airport: Alicante-Elche airport is the fifth busiest airport in Spain. The airport is located nine kilometers east of the city center. Taking a taxi is the fastest way to get from the airport to the city center, taking around 20 minutes. Passengers looking for a cheaper way to reach the city center can catch the C-6 bus which operates 24/7 all year-round. It takes around 25 minutes to reach the central Luceros station. Facilities at the airport include lounges, cafes, ATMs, and food and drink courts. Car rental services are available just outside the Arrivals gates. Free WiFi is available for passengers in Terminal 1.

Travel Tips

Flights from London to Alicante
Take a flight to Alicante easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Alicante.
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my flight to Alicante from London?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Alicante, Spain by plane is: Fully open.

Can I enter Spain from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Alicante, Spain?

All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 15/06/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight to Alicante from London as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by plane to London, United Kingdom from Alicante, Spain?

Return travel from Spain to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Alicante?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Alicante?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 14/06/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to London from Alicante.

How much does a cheap flight between London and Alicante cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest flights to Alicante from London to cost as little as £9  in the next 7 days.
How much is a plane ticket from London to Alicante?
If you’re looking to buy your plane tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Alicante flight price to come in at an average of £44  one way.
What is the distance between London and Alicante by flight?
You should expect to travel around 907 miles (1463 km)  between London and Alicante by plane.
How long does it take from London to Alicante by plane?
The flight time from London to Alicante is on average 2 h 30 min  for the 907 miles (1463 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Alicante from London by flight can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure airport in London and arrival airport in Alicante?

Omio customers most frequently book their flights from London Heathrow Airport   to Alicante Elche Airport.

Where is the departure airport in London located? Where is the arrival airport in Alicante located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their flights from London Heathrow Airport and need to travel around 0 miles (0 km) from the city centre to get to this airport.

Passengers arriving in Alicante most often land in Alicante Elche Airport and need to travel about 0 miles (0 km) from this airport to reach the city centre. You can check for public transportation connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Alicante Elche Airport to get you to the city centre of Alicante.

What airlines go from London to Alicante?
For the journey from London to Alicante you can take a flight with Ryanair, easyJet, British Airways, Vueling, Primera Air, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Jet2. Com or Iberia. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services from London to Alicante on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
When is the earliest flight from London to Alicante? When is the last flight from London to Alicante?
You can take the first flight from London to Alicante at 05: 35   or take the last flight from London to Alicante leaving at 17: 10. Look for the latest London Alicante flight times on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this trip.
How early should I purchase London to Alicante plane tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase London to Alicante plane tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £44. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for flights from London 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.