Transportation from the airport

Taxi: The journey to the city centre takes from 20 to 30 minutes depending on road conditions. Fare around €30.

Aerobus: The C6 line is an express bus service linking Alicante international airport (El Altet) and the city centre, with buses normally leaving every 20 minutes. Simple ticket costs around €3.85 for a single and €10.20 for a return (return ticket valid for 15 days).

Please note that all indicated fees are estimate.

Please confirm official prices and expiration date of return bust ticket upon arrival.

International Time Zone

The time in Spain is CET (Central European time) which is GMT + 1 hour.

Electricity supply

Electricity supply is 220 volts throughout Spain with 2 pin wall sockets. For any European countries that use 240 volts e.g. UK and Ireland most electrical equipment will function adequately.

Climate

Alicante’s climate is generally moderate and mild. Average October temperatures range from 15°C to 25°C.

Currency & Bank/ATM

The currency used in Spain is the Euro.
Banks and currency exchange offices are located around the city and automated teller machines (ATMs) are found in various places throughout Alicante, including the train stations and airport.

Insurance

Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.

Language

The language spoken in Alicante is Spanish and Catalan. The official language of the congress is English.

Restaurants

Alicante and its surrounding areas have become renowned internationally for food and eating. Its location on the Mediterranean coast offers a generous and varied selection of meals.

Alicante’s eateries range from traditional Mediterranean restaurants to the luxurious gourmet temple. Typical Mediterranean food includes Paella, Sarsuela, Fideuà, Orxata and Fartons.

City Public Transportation

We suggest you to visit: http://www.alicante.es/es/contenidos/transporte-alicante-metropolitano-tam

The organisers are not responsible for any change in the above mentioned rates.