PUBLIC TRANSPORT

 

Alicante offers a well-connected public transportation system, making it easy to explore the city and its surroundings. The Tram is a popular choice, linking major areas including the beach and the city center. Buses provide comprehensive coverage, reaching both urban and suburban destinations. Additionally, taxis are readily available for convenient and quick point-to-point travel within the city.

Here are some convenient options:

Tram (Tramvia): The L3 tram line is a popular route, connecting Alicante city center to the beach, passing through key locations like Mercado Central and MARQ Archaeological Museum. Trams run frequently, and the coastal route offers stunning views.

Buses: The C-6 bus is excellent for airport transfers, connecting the city center with Alicante-Elche Airport. The Line 24 bus is convenient for traveling from central Alicante to the Gran Via Shopping Center and beyond.

Taxis: Taxis are readily available throughout Alicante. For example, a taxi from the city center to the Postiguet Beach typically takes around 10 minutes, and fares are reasonable. Cabify, a ride-hailing service, is also an option, providing a similar service to traditional taxis with the convenience of app-based booking.

Example Route: Suppose you want to travel from Mercado Central to the Gran Via Shopping Center. You could take the L3 tram from Mercado Central towards El Campello, then transfer to a bus like Line 24 to reach Gran Via.

Timings: Trams and buses generally operate from early morning until late evening, with varying frequencies. It’s advisable to check specific schedules for the most accurate information.

Remember, Cabify is a great alternative, especially for point-to-point travel. Using the Cabify app, you can conveniently book a ride to specific destinations within Alicante, providing flexibility and ease of transportation.