New Timetable Torrevieja-Aeropuerto Alicante

From 1st July, the bus service between Torrevieja and Alicante Airport has a new timetable :

Torrevieja – Aeropuerto Alicante : 07.00 – 09.00 – 11.00 – 13.00 – 15.00 – 17.00 – 19.00 – 21.00 hrs

Aeropuerto Alicante – Torrevieja : 08.00 – 10.00 – 12.00 – 14.00 – 16.00 – 18.00 – 20.00 – 22.00 hrs

From Monday to Sunday – 7 days a week

Note this is a DIRECT route and stops ONLY at the airport and Torrevieja Bus Station

New bus service: Playa Flamenca – Alicante, El Altet airport

Costa Azul Buses have announced they are launching a new direct service between Playa Flamenca and Alicante airport. This will run in addition to the existing one from Torrevieja. The line, which starts on July 1, will also pick-up and set-down in La Marina and Guardamar and will run four times daily in both directions until 31 August.

The bus departs for the airport from Mercadona roundabout at Playa Flamenca at 08:00, 10:30, 15:00 and 17:30 and picks up at the bus station in Guardamar at 08:30, 11:00, 15:30 and 18:00. It then picks up at the Mercadona roundabout at La Marina, 08:40, 11:10, 15:40 and 18:10. It arrives at Alicante’s El Altet airport 09:10, 11:40, 16:10 and 18:40.

The bus from the airport departs at 09:15, 11:45, 16:15 and 18:45, with a journey time of about 30 minutes to La Marina, 40 minutes from Guardamar and 70 minutes to Playa Flamenca.

These services are operated by Costa Azul Tel: 965 710 146


Airport Bus sees Passenger Increase

By Keith Nicol

THE POPULARITY of the Express Bus service linking Torrevieja with Alicante airport continues to grow. During 2014, a total of 84,084 people used this service with an average occupancy rate in 2014 that amounted to 230 passengers per day, compared with 197 passengers per day in 2013. This represented an increase of 14.34% with the month of July, when 11,012 passengers used the service, being the busiest with an average of 355 passengers per day.

Torrevieja’s Mayor, Eduardo Dolón stated that; “The number of users during the 12 months of last year, originating in Torrevieja amounted to 40,429 (48% of all travellers), while users from the airport to Torrevieja were 43,655 (52%).” With these statistical data provided by the concessionaire, Coaches COSTA AZUL SA, the mayor expressed his satisfaction with the significant increase of travellers, numbers which have steadily increased every year since its introduction in 2012.