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Nottingham to Alicante Flights
East Midlands Airport
Recipient of the British Travel Award for most ecofriendly airport in the world, the East Midlands Airport in Nottingham provides service to over ninety destinations using well-known operators such as Air France and Olympic Airlines. Using ebookers, you can find up-to-date information on rates and times for an appropriate airline departing from the Nottingham airport. The city centre is approximately fourteen miles from the airport, so be sure to set aside approximately thirty minutes for prompt arrival at your terminal.
Parking at Nottingham Airport
The Nottingham airport offers affordable on-site parking, and making reservations ensures even lower rates. For a week-long trip, three long-stay economy lots are available for about £5 per day when reserved and £9 daily for unreserved spots. The rate is further reduced for longer stays. At the Express Park area, no reservations are necessary, and you are given quick access to the terminals. The cost in this parking area is £30 for the first two days and £8 per additional day.
Ground Transportation to East Midlands Airport
Multiple buses and trains are available locally to take you to the Nottingham airport. The Skylink stops at Nottingham train station and the airport, running frequently during peak hours and at least every thirty minutes during off-peak times. A single-ride ticket costs £3, and a two-ride ticket is only £5.20. For an economy taxi fare, you can pre-book a shared ride at £6 per person, but be aware of possible wait times as fellow passengers arrive.
Restaurants at Nottingham Airport
Don't hesitate to treat yourself to a mini English breakfast while visiting the Nottingham airport. Café Ritazza, Greggs, and Lavazza Espression all offer refreshing coffee and tea, along with delicious sandwiches and baked goods to enliven your appetite. Arriving early gives you extra time to enjoy these inviting eateries before setting off for your next destination.
Alicante Airport is the sixth-busiest in Spain, providing services for the Province of Alicante from a location about 5.6 miles from the south-western edge of the city. Both domestic and international flights operate through Alicante, provided by airlines such as Ryanair, Air Berlin, and easyJet.
Transportation from the Airport
Transportation into Alicante from the airport is provided by city bus and taxi. The C-6 bus to the city centre leaves the airport terminal every twenty minutes and costs €2.70. Taxi services are provided by Radio Taxi Elche, which provides service to Alicante for approximately €19, not counting any toll fees encountered along the way. The fare rises to €21 during the night on Sundays and during holidays. The official taxis can be identified by a green stripe and the city's coat of arms on the doors.
The Weather in Alicante
The weather in Alicante is typical for the Mediterranean region, with hot summers and mild winters. From November to April, the high temperature tends to average between 16°C and 20°C. During the summer months, temperatures can rise as high as 30°C. Dress should be light to moderate jackets during the winter and generally light clothing during the summer.
Things to Do in Alicante
Due to the mild winters, Alicante is comfortable year round. The best times to visit the city though, are during summer and early fall when temperatures are at their most hospitable. During the summer, visitors can enjoy the Alicante Summer Festival, which is held in July and August. The Las Hogueras de San Juan at the end of June also offers a good time for travellers, with street parties and firework displays taking place, as well as a parade. For cheaper accommodation, travellers should visit the city during winter. Flights to Alicante, as well as hotel rooms, can be reserved online using ebookers.
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