Cheap flights from Cardiff to Alicante

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The best prices from Cardiff Wales to Alicante are usually found in January or February, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Cardiff (CWL) to Alicante (ALC)

All the information you need to plan the best CWL to ALC flight in 2022: compare Cardiff to Alicante flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Alicante.
CWL - ALC
Price
£102 - £233
ALC
Temperature
12 - 26 °C
ALC
Rainfall
6 - 52 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 47% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£82

From Cardiff Wales to Alicante

One-way from

£31

One-way flight from Cardiff Wales to Alicante

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Cardiff to Alicante?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 48 days in advance to save up to 18% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 48 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Cardiff to Alicante 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £164, or £183 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cardiff to Alicante (CWL - ALC)?

When flying from Cardiff to Alicante, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 39% versus a flight at midday.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Cardiff to Alicante?

Flights from Cardiff to Alicante are found to be more expensive on Thursday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Alicante.

Cheap flights from Cardiff to Alicante in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CWL to ALC flights in May, June
14 Jun - 21 Jun
£36pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Wizz Air UK
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Wizz Air UK
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales
25 Jun - 5 Jul
£41pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Multiple airlines
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Vueling
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales
14 Jun - 18 Jun
£42pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Wizz Air UK
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Wizz Air UK
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales

Cardiff Wales to Alicante 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Alicante from Cardiff found for this year
5 Jul - 19 Jul
£33pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Wizz Air UK
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Wizz Air UK
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales
14 Jun - 21 Jun
£36pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Wizz Air UK
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Wizz Air UK
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales
25 Jun - 5 Jul
£41pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Multiple airlines
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Vueling
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales

Direct flights to Alicante from Cardiff

Save time with Cardiff to Alicante direct flight deals
5 Jul - 19 Jul
£33pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Wizz Air UK
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Wizz Air UK
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales
14 Jun - 21 Jun
£36pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Wizz Air UK
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Wizz Air UK
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales
25 Jun - 5 Jul
£41pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Multiple airlines
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Vueling
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales

Last-minute flights from Cardiff to Alicante

Late deals on return flights to Alicante from Cardiff, departing today and this week
24 May - 30 May
£44pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Multiple airlines
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Wales
24 May - 28 May
£46pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Wizz Air UK
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Wizz Air UK
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales
24 May - 28 May
£47pp
CWL
Cardiff Wales
Wizz Air UK
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Wizz Air UK
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Wales

One-way flights to Alicante from Cardiff

The cheapest one-way flights from Cardiff to Alicante
08:10 - 11:40
Wizz Air UK
Direct
2h 30m
CWL - ALC
Wizz Air UK
£31
lastminute.com
08:45 - 12:10
Iberia
Direct
2h 25m
CWL - ALC
Iberia
02:00 - 12:40
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
9h 40m
CWL - ALC
Multiple Airlines
£103
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Cardiff to Alicante

What airports do I use to fly from Cardiff to Alicante?

If you book a flight from Cardiff to Alicante, you will be flying from Cardiff Wales to Alicante. Flights to Alicante (ALC) from Cardiff Wales (CWL) take 2h 25m for a nonstop flight. There are 2 flights from Cardiff Wales to Alicante per day from 8 airlines.

Which airlines flying from Cardiff Wales to Alicante have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Cardiff Wales to Alicante that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Vueling, Wizz Air UK, and TUI Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Cardiff to Alicante for under £100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cardiff to Alicante for under £100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Wizz Air UK for just £33, but on average you can expect to pay £49.

Are there nonstop flights from Cardiff to Alicante for under £100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Cardiff to Alicante under £100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Cardiff to Alicante is less than £54.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cardiff to Alicante for under £100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cardiff to Alicante within the next 7 days for less than £100.

How popular is this Cardiff to Alicante flight route?

This flight path from Cardiff Wales to Alicante was viewed by 3,668 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Cardiff to Alicante round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Cardiff to Alicante round-trip from £33. Wizz Air UK is 78% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cardiff to Alicante one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £28 on Wizz Air UK. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Vueling from £31 and Ryanair from £44 one-way.

What are the most reliable airlines from Cardiff to Alicante?

Before booking your flight to Alicante from Cardiff, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: TUI Airways (94%), Wizz Air UK (90%), Vueling( 87%).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cardiff to Alicante?

When booking a flight from Cardiff to Alicante, you may want to consider flying on British Airways, TUI Airways or Ryanair as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Cardiff to Alicante?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Cardiff to Alicante? While on average our users pay £60, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £22. The most popular route (Cardiff Wales - Alicante), is priced around £41.

What airports serve Cardiff to Alicante?

When ready to leave Cardiff for the sunny port of Alicante in Spain, you will leave from the busiest airport in Wales, namely Cardiff Airport (CWL). Due to the European proximity and availability of road travel between the two cities, there are additional flight and train combos, but when it comes to flight-only trips, Cardiff Airport will be the destination you leave from. Based approximately 15 miles from Cardiff city central, it is easy to reach via various public transportation methods that include the T9 Cardiff Airport Express Bus, taxis, and Uber. When you land at Alicante-Elche Airport (ELC) you will be based seven miles from the city centre. From here you can hop on the C-9 Bus Line directly from the airport into town. There are no trains from the airport so your alternative choice would be taxi, Uber or car hire.

Which airlines fly directly from Cardiff to Alicante?

To book a direct flight to Alicante from Cardiff you can fly with Vueling Airlines but you will need to book in advance and expect to possibly have one stop on your return flight. The direct flight averages 2h 25min; however, the return flights often have longer layover periods, so be sure to check that before booking. You can opt for one-stop flights with KLM that will see you stopping in Amsterdam or you can to do this journey with a two-stop flight that will see you flying on KLM Airlines and Air Europa respectively. You can catch a two-stop flight with TUI Airways and Air Europa that stops in Mallorca and Madrid. Veuling Airlines also offer two-stop flights that use Malaga and Barcelona as their layovers.

What are the stopover options between Cardiff to Alicante?

With KLM Airlines you can use Schipol Airport in Amsterdam as your stopover with an average of 5h 30min layover time. This will need to be booked a few weeks in advance. If you want to leave sooner using KLM, most one-stop flights will then see you stopping in Amsterdam for over 20h 15min on average, making it worth a day or overnight trip. Two-stop trips with TUI Airways and Air Europa offer Mallorca at a 2h 40min wait and then Madrid with roughly a 1h 10min wait. Direct flights with Vueling Airlines are well-priced in comparison, with great flight times, making them quite popular if time and budget are deciding factors.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Cardiff to Alicante?

British travellers will luckily not need to obtain a visa when visiting Alicante for periods up to three months. This can be for leisure, business, or medical reasons. Longer stays will need to be arranged with the appropriate authorities.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Alicante, Spain

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Alicante from Cardiff?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cardiff Wales to Alicante

Most visitors from Cardiff Wales need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Alicante.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cardiff Wales must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Alicante.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cardiff Wales are not required to quarantine after entering Alicante.

Do I need a test to fly back to Cardiff from Alicante?

Returning to Cardiff Wales from Alicante

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Alicante are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Cardiff Wales.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Alicante are not required to quarantine after entering Cardiff Wales.

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Alternative routes for Cardiff to Alicante

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Destination information for Alicante

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cardiff to Alicante.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = €1.19
Flight duration from CWL to ALC
2h 25m
Average temperature for May in Alicante
24.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Alicante
27.0 mm

Airports servicing Cardiff

Airports servicing Alicante

Top 8 airlines flying from Cardiff Wales to Alicante

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cardiff to Alicante choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Wizz Air UK
£37 £86 No cancel fee N/A

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Ryanair
£43 £101 No cancel fee N/A
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TUI Airways
£63 £110 No cancel fee N/A

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Vueling
£68 £128 No cancel fee 88%
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easyJet
£71 £144 No cancel fee 86%
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British Airways
£118 £222 No cancel fee 70%
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Iberia
£123 £189 No cancel fee 77%
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KLM
£125 £164 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Cardiff to Alicante

See what time of day planes typically take off from Cardiff towards Alicante.
Morning 6 AM to midday 78% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 21% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Cardiff to Alicante
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Cardiff to Alicante.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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