If you're looking for cheap flights near Murcia, Flybe offers flights to Alicante, the closest major airport to Murcia. There are a number of options for your journey to Murcia from Alicante.
The majority of tourists who visit Murcia each year arrive at Alicante Airport and travel to the resort from there. Our budget flights near Murcia will help save you money and although we are a low cost airline, this doesn't mean we don't take pride in our exceptional customer service. The idyllic southern Spanish city of Murcia is situated between the Sierra de Orihuela and the Cresta de Gallo in one of Spain's most important tourist resort areas, La Manga. Murcia's mild climate, low rainfall and great beaches make this picturesque city an ideal location for a summer break.
Our cheap flights near Murcia are perfect for those who love fine food and drink. The region of Murcia has a rich history of agriculture and produces a wide variety of crops. The local cuisine reflects this and in one of the city's many eateries you can try the various stews, rice dishes and meats on offer. The close proximity to the sea ensures there are also plenty of seafood dishes to try. Murcia is also a successful wine producing region of Spain and what Mediterranean meal is complete without a glass (or two) of the local tipple?
One of the most popular attractions in Murcia - and certainly the most striking ' is the Cathedral de Santa Maria, a must see for anyone visiting this glorious city. The Cathedral was completed in the 15th century and also houses a museum explaining the history of Murcia's most famous landmark. There are a number of other museums and galleries too.
Many people choose to take one of our flights near Murcia to try out one of the fabulous golf courses in the region, although the reason most people choose to visit Murcia is for the glorious, golden beaches this vibrant Spanish city has to offer.
If you would like to explore the Costa Calida and the Costa Blanca in total freedom, you may wish to hire a car and make the journey to Murcia yourself. There are a number of car hire companies at Alicante Airport and if you make arrangements prior to travel, you could make a significant saving. The journey will take around 50 minutes and Murcia is clearly signposted from the airport, so you should have no problem finding your way there.
There are always plenty of taxis at Alicante Airport, especially in the busy summer periods, and it is possible to take one to Murcia. If you are travelling in a group this may be the best option as a typical taxi fare will cost around 85 euros. If you make arrangements in advance of travel, you may be able to secure a taxi for a cheaper price.
The cheapest way to reach Murcia from Alicante is by bus as there is a direct service from the airport to Murcia that runs around eight times a day. A typical adult single ticket will cost around five euros and the journey will take about an hour. The buses leave from the departure level of the airport's terminal. Note that the arrival level is for tour companies and charter coaches only. The service runs between 9am and 8pm every day so if you arrive after 8pm, you will have to take a taxi to Murcia.
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Alicante ' roughly 75km from Murcia. It will take just under an hour to reach Murcia from Alicante by car or taxi, and slightly longer by direct bus from the airport.
Please note not all flights are direct. Please see our timetable for further details.
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