Car Hire Alicante Airport
Originally named El Altet, Alicante International Airport (ALC), based on passenger numbers, is the sixth busiest airport in Spain and the main airport for the Alicante Province and the Region of Murcia.
The airport is situated 9 km (5.6 miles) southwest of Alicante city (population 335,000) and 10 km (6.2 miles) east of Elche in the municipality of Elche on the Mediterranean Costa Blanca (coast).
Popular domestic destinations are Madrid, Barcelona and the island of Palma de Mallorca. Both domestic and international passenger traffic has experience a sharp rise in the last decade through this airport, as well as other Spanish Airports.
In 2011, Alicante Airport handled 9,913,764 passengers, 75,572 flight operations and 3,011 tonnes of cargo, making it the busiest airport in the Valencian Community by passenger numbers, and one of the 50 busiest in Europe. The airport is the fourth largest base for low-cost giant Ryanair with 59 destinations served by the airline. The largest number of passengers is carried by Ryanair (3,152,724 passengers in 2010), followed by EasyJet (1,337,350 passengers) and Air Berlin (620,671 passengers).
Alicante Airport Car Hire with MisterHire.Com
Alicante Airport and the Costa Blanca Area, is one of our busiest car rental hubs. There is great demand for car rental and early bookings are highly recommended to avoid disappointment. Pre-booking a Car from us and arranging to receive delivery at Alicante Airport is always a breeze, where you may pick up your car from one of our many car rental kiosks and efficiently drive away into the lovely Costa Blanca area. Our Online Rental Rates are always inclusive of collision damage waiver & theft waiver insurances, unlimited mileage and breakdown assistance, so when you get to pre-book with us, you end up knowing there will be no surprises when you have reached Alicante Airport.
We wish you a pleasant drive and a most enjoyable stay there!
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