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Alicante Elche Airport Set For A Busy Summer 2012

AENA, the Spanish airport authority, who are responsible for Alicante Elche airport, have said that they have received an increase of 15% for flight slots for Summer 2012, including new airlines offering flights to 14 out of the 15 destinations that Ryanair’s withdrawal would have affected.

Ryanair At Alicante Elche

At the time of writing, Ryanair had not officially replied to either the latest court ruling, or to AENA´s suggestion to allow Ryanair to use autobus connections to Alicante Elche’s terminal building, however it is thought that Ryanair are planning in March 2012 to restore some of their previously withdrawn routes as on Ryanair’s website there are currently flights between Alicante Elche and other previously withdrawn destinations such as Cork, Kerry, Knock and Bournemouth.

Vueling At Alicante Elche Airport

The Spanish low cost carrier Vueling has announced a new flight route to Alicante from Cardiff. The flights will begin in June and will fly 3 times a week to Alicante.

WOWair Flying To Alicante Elche Airport

In addition, from April, the Icelandic airline WOWair will be offering two new weekly flights from Reykjavik to Alicante.

Edelweiss Air And Air Berlin At Alicante Elche Airport

Edelweiss Air will be launching flights to Alicante from Zurich and Air Berlin will be operating a direct flight from Nuremberg to Alicante, in addition to those flights to Alicante from Munich, Berlin and Hamburg., Easjet And BmiBaby Flights To Alicante Elche Airport will start a new route with flights from Edinburgh to Alicante Elche plus increasing flight frequencies to Newcastle, Belfast and East Midlands from Alicante. Easyjet will add a new route to Alicante from London Southend and Bmibaby will begin flights from Belfast City to Alicante Elche airport.

Flights From Russia To Alicante Elche

The Russian holiday market to Alicante will also grow this year, with two regular daily direct flights from Moscow to Alicante beginning in June 2012 operated by Siberia Airlines, plus Aeroflot who will begin a direct route to Alicante from Sheremetyevo. Also there will be a weekly charter flight to Alicante from St. Petersburg beginning in April 2012.

Flights From Sweden To Alicante Elche

Holidaymakers to Alicante from Sweden will also benefit with Scandinavian Airlines flights to Alicante from Stockholm beginning in June 2012.

Flights From Norway To Alicante Elche Airport

Norwegians wanting to holiday in Alicante and perhaps rent a holiday villa with Alicante Holiday Villas will also benefit with the new destination of Alesund, plus more flights to Alicante from Oslo.

Flights From Finland And Belgium To Alicante Elche

Norwegian Airlines will be operating additional flights to Alicante from Helsinki in Finland and Air Berlin are increasing their flights to Alicante from Charleroi in Belgium.

Alicante Elche Airport

In 2011, Alicante Elche airport reported a massive year on year increase of 500,000 passengers, taking its total to a massive 10 million passengers and, with the latest route additions, Alicante Elche Airport is fast becoming one of the major airports in Europe.

Alicante Holiday Villas

Alicante Holiday Villas look forward to welcoming more people who wish to rent a holiday villa in Alicante. Why not take a look at our portfolio of lovely holiday apartments and holiday villas to rent for Summer 2012 now? If you don’t want to hire a car during your holiday in Alicante, then don’t forget about the Gran Alacant Tourist Train! Alicante Holiday Villas can also help with baby equipment hire and arrange for a welcome pack to be placed into your holiday villa or holiday apartment in Alicante for when you arrive.

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