Alicante Airport to Alicante – Quick Bus Line C6

When travelling by plane it is important to know how to go from the airport to our final destination. There are several ways to go from Alicante airport to Alicante city centre and the cheapest one is by bus. Actually, it is a quick and good service. After reading this article you will have a better idea of how to go by bus using the regular shuttle.

Bus Line C6. Alicante-Airport

Alicante’s buses are divided into two colours: blue and red. All red buses operate within the municipality of Alicante city hall. Blue buses go further to transport people into other municipalities. The airport is in Elche’s area so blue is the colour of Alicante’s airport bus. The line name is C-6. The journey takes about 30 minutes to complete but it can be a bit more with dense traffic.

Where to Get Alicante Airport Bus C6

Alicante airport bus C6 to Alicante city centre or to the airport stops on the 2nd floor of Alicante Airport. Note that all buses stop at level 2. This is the top level at the airport, the same as departures. There are lifts right outside the arrivals door that are very convenient to get to the bus stop. There are also mechanical ramps or traditional stairs to use.

Bus C6 waiting for passengers at Alicante Airport

Some of the bus stops in Alicante are: Plaza de los Luceros, Alfonso el Sabio and the train station. All those are very convenient locations as you can commute to Renfe’s trains, Tram, the European EUIPO office or other bus services very easily.

C6 Bus Prices to Alicante or Alicante Airport

The price for one single trip to or from Alicante airport is 3.85€. Card and cash payments are permitted. Contactless, chip and magnetic debit or credit cards are accepted. Note that your bank might charge you for euro currency payments. Here you have some tips if you want to open a Euro account in a Spanish bank.

For frequent travellers to the airport, there is also available a bundle of 10 trips for 12€. The chip travel card cost 2€. To buy the travel card ask the driver on the bus, this is the only place to buy and recharge the bundle for the airport bus line C6.

C6 Alicante Airport Bus Stops

Here is a list of all the stops the C-6 Alicante Airport Bus does. Click on the address link to open the Google Maps address.

DirectionBus Stop AddressConnections/Points of Interest
Shared Both WaysPlaza Puerta del Mar ITRAM L5, Postiguet Beach,Melia Hotel
Shared Both WaysVazquez de MellaTRAM Marq lines L1, L2, L3, L4
Shared Both WaysAlfonso El Sabio, 12TRAM Mercado lines L1, L2, L3, L4
Shared Both WaysPlaza de Los Luceros, 17TRAM Luceros lines L1, L2, L4, L4
Shared Both WaysSalamanca – Train StationAlicante Train Station (Mad, Bcn…)
Alicante to AirportOscar Espla, 3
Alicante to AirportAvenida Elche – Federico Mayo I
Alicante to AirportAvenida Elche – Parque Gran Via Sur
Alicante to AirportAvenida Elche 92, CercaniasSan Gabriel Train Station Cercanias
Alicante to AirportAvenida Elche, 109Aluminium Factory
Alicante to AirportAvenida Elche – Euipo IEUIPO Office Alicante
Alicante to AirportAvenida Elche – Agua Amarga I
Airport StopAlicante AirportAlicante Airport
Airport to AlicanteAvenida Elche – Agua Amarga II
Airport to AlicanteAvenida Elche – Euipo IIEUIPO Office Alicante
Airport to AlicanteAvenida Elche – CercaniasSan Gabriel Train Station Cercanias
Airport to AlicanteAvenida Elche – Federico Mayo V
Airport to AlicanteLoring – Bus StationAlicante Coach Station
Alicante-Airport Bus Line C6 Stops


The bus operates from 5:00 in the morning to 0:00 at night; every 20min:

Bus ServiceTime (24h format)
Last Bus from Alicante Center23:20h
Last Bus from Alicante Airport00:00h
First bus from Alicante Center5:00h
First Bus from Alicante Airport5:40h
First and last C6 airport Bus services from Alicante/Aiport

Press here to download the official C6 Alicante Airport bus schedule. The bus frequency is one bus every 20 minutes in both directions, to Alicante airport from Alicante city centre and to Alicante from the airport.

Here is the valid timetable at the time this article is updated but remember to always double-check on the official website:

Alicante Airport Bus to Alicante C6 Schedule and Stops
C6 Alicante Airport to Alicante Bus Schedule and Stops
How much is the C6 Bus from Alicante Airport to Alicante?

A one-way trip costs 3.85€. A 10 trips bundle card costs 12€. Only contactless and bundle cards are accepted.

How far is Alicante from Alicante Airport?

The distance between Alicante and Alicante Airport is 11km (7.8mi). The journey takes about 15 minutes by car and from 20 to 30 min by bus.

How to go from Alicante airport to Alicante?

Take the bus C6. It stops on floor 2 at the airport and in Alicante city centre (departures floor). Another option is to take a taxi or pre-book the ride with a transfer company.

If you have any questions about how to go from Alicante airport to Alicante city centre by shuttle bus or you have any experience with the service, share them in the comments and w will do our best to help.