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ALC Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ALC / LEAL
Airport Names:
  1. Alicante-Elche Airport
  2. Aeropuerto de Alicante-Elche
  3. Aeroport d'Alacant-Elx
Location: Alicante, Spain
GPS Coordinates: 38°16'55"N by 0°33'29"W
Area Served: Alicante - Elche
Valencia
Murcia
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 141 feet (43 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Alicante-Elche Airport (ALC):

  • Alicante-Elche Airport, originally named El Altet, is the sixth busiest airport in Spain based on passenger numbers, and the main airport for the Valencian Community and the Region of Murcia.
  • The closest airport to Alicante-Elche Airport (ALC) is Murcia–San Javier Airport (MJV), which is located 38 miles (61 kilometers) SSW of ALC.
  • The New Terminal is the only terminal currently in service.
  • Because of Alicante-Elche Airport's relatively low elevation of 141 feet, planes can take off or land at Alicante-Elche Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • Alicante-Elche Airport (ALC) currently has only 1 runway.
  • Terminal 1 had 38 check-in desks numbered 1 - 38, along with one for special baggage which is desk number 39.
  • In addition to being known as "Alicante-Elche Airport", other names for ALC include "Aeropuerto de Alicante-Elche" and "Aeroport d'Alacant-Elx".
  • The furthest airport from Alicante-Elche Airport (ALC) is Gisborne Airport (GIS), which is nearly antipodal to Alicante-Elche Airport (meaning Alicante-Elche Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Gisborne Airport), and is located 12,353 miles (19,881 kilometers) away in Gisborne, New Zealand.
  • New car parking was opened in 2011 together with the new terminal.

Map of Nearest Airports from Alicante-Elche Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Alicante-Elche Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
137.69 miles (60.66 km) SSWMurcia–San Javier Airport (MJV)Murcia, SpainView Murcia–San Javier Airport on a map View satellite image of Murcia–San Javier Airport Set MJV as destination Airport Get more information about Murcia–San Javier Airport
283.51 miles (134.40 km) NValencia Airport (VLC)Valencia, Valencian Community, SpainView Valencia Airport on a map View satellite image of Valencia Airport Set VLC as destination Airport Get more information about Valencia Airport
3112.14 miles (180.47 km) ENEIbiza Airport Aeroport d'Eivissa Aeropuerto de Ibiza (IBZ)Ibiza, SpainView Ibiza Airport Aeroport d'Eivissa Aeropuerto de Ibiza on a map View satellite image of Ibiza Airport Aeroport d'Eivissa Aeropuerto de Ibiza Set IBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Ibiza Airport Aeroport d'Eivissa Aeropuerto de Ibiza
4122.68 miles (197.43 km) NNECastellón Airport (CDT)Castellón de la Plana, Comunidad Valenciana, SpainView Castellón Airport on a map View satellite image of Castellón Airport Set CDT as destination Airport Get more information about Castellón Airport
5140.44 miles (226.01 km) SWAlmería Airport (LEI)Almería, SpainView Almería Airport on a map View satellite image of Almería Airport Set LEI as destination Airport Get more information about Almería Airport
6176.77 miles (284.49 km) SEChlef International Airport (CFK)Chlef, AlgeriaView Chlef International Airport on a map View satellite image of Chlef International Airport Set CFK as destination Airport Get more information about Chlef International Airport
7183.87 miles (295.91 km) SEs-Sénia – Ben Bella Airport (ORN)Oran, AlgeriaView Es-Sénia – Ben Bella Airport on a map View satellite image of Es-Sénia – Ben Bella Airport Set ORN as destination Airport Get more information about Es-Sénia – Ben Bella Airport
8186.66 miles (300.39 km) SSERelizane Airport (QZN)Relizane, AlgeriaView Relizane Airport on a map View satellite image of Relizane Airport Set QZN as destination Airport Get more information about Relizane Airport
9188.52 miles (303.40 km) WNWCiudad Real Central Airport (CQM)Ciudad Real, SpainView Ciudad Real Central Airport on a map View satellite image of Ciudad Real Central Airport Set CQM as destination Airport Get more information about Ciudad Real Central Airport
10189.40 miles (304.81 km) SOran Tafaraoui Airport (TAF)Oran, AlgeriaView Oran Tafaraoui Airport on a map View satellite image of Oran Tafaraoui Airport Set TAF as destination Airport Get more information about Oran Tafaraoui Airport
11191.43 miles (308.08 km) WSWGranada Airport (GRX)Granada, SpainView Granada Airport on a map View satellite image of Granada Airport Set GRX as destination Airport Get more information about Granada Airport
12197.74 miles (318.23 km) ENEPalma de Mallorca Airport (PMI)Palma de Mallorca, SpainView Palma de Mallorca Airport on a map View satellite image of Palma de Mallorca Airport Set PMI as destination Airport Get more information about Palma de Mallorca Airport
13214.89 miles (345.83 km) SSidi Bel Abbès Airport (BFW)Sidi Bel Abbès, AlgeriaView Sidi Bel Abbès Airport on a map View satellite image of Sidi Bel Abbès Airport Set BFW as destination Airport Get more information about Sidi Bel Abbès Airport
14215.98 miles (347.59 km) SGhriss Airport (MUW)Ghriss, AlgeriaView Ghriss Airport on a map View satellite image of Ghriss Airport Set MUW as destination Airport Get more information about Ghriss Airport
15217.20 miles (349.56 km) NWMadrid–Torrejón Airport (TOJ)Torrejón de Ardoz, SpainView Madrid–Torrejón Airport on a map View satellite image of Madrid–Torrejón Airport Set TOJ as destination Airport Get more information about Madrid–Torrejón Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Alicante-Elche Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Alicante-Elche Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,353.36 miles (19,880.76 km) ESEGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map View satellite image of Gisborne Airport Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
212,297.11 miles (19,790.24 km) EWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map View satellite image of Whakatane Airport Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
312,276.09 miles (19,756.40 km) ESEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Hawke's Bay Airport Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
412,266.71 miles (19,741.31 km) ERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map View satellite image of Rotorua International Airport Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
512,255.15 miles (19,722.71 km) ESETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map View satellite image of Tauranga Airport Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport
612,252.56 miles (19,718.53 km) ETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map View satellite image of Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
712,231.76 miles (19,685.06 km) EMatamata Airport (MTA)Matamata, New ZealandView Matamata Airport on a map View satellite image of Matamata Airport Set MTA as destination Airport Get more information about Matamata Airport
812,211.43 miles (19,652.35 km) EHamilton International Airport (HLZ)Hamilton, New ZealandView Hamilton International Airport on a map View satellite image of Hamilton International Airport Set HLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Hamilton International Airport
912,210.40 miles (19,650.68 km) ESEThames Aerodrome (TMZ)Thames, New ZealandView Thames Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Thames Aerodrome Set TMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Thames Aerodrome
1012,197.98 miles (19,630.70 km) ESECoromandel Aerodrome (CMV)Coromandel, New ZealandView Coromandel Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Coromandel Aerodrome Set CMV as destination Airport Get more information about Coromandel Aerodrome
1112,188.53 miles (19,615.48 km) SEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map View satellite image of Palmerston North Airport Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
1212,177.53 miles (19,597.79 km) ESEArdmore Airport (AMZ)Ardmore, New ZealandView Ardmore Airport on a map View satellite image of Ardmore Airport Set AMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Ardmore Airport
1312,176.95 miles (19,596.85 km) ESEGreat Barrier Aerodrome (GBZ)Great Barrier Island, New ZealandView Great Barrier Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Great Barrier Aerodrome Set GBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Great Barrier Aerodrome
1412,173.17 miles (19,590.77 km) ESEWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map View satellite image of Wanganui Airport Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport
1512,167.63 miles (19,581.85 km) ESEAuckland Airport (AKL)Mangere, New ZealandView Auckland Airport on a map View satellite image of Auckland Airport Set AKL as destination Airport Get more information about Auckland Airport