Alicante-Elche Miguel Hernández Airport, also popularly known as El Altet Airport, is a Spanish airport located 8 km southwest of Alicante. It is located in the municipality of Elche, 10 km east of its urban area, between the districts of El Altet and Torrellano. Due to its location, this airport serves a large part of the Spanish Levante. It is the fifth airport in Spain by the number of passengers after the airports of Madrid-Barajas, Barcelona-El Prat, Palma de Mallorca and Malaga-Costa del Sol.
Alicante airport mainly serves tourist traffic from foreign countries. The United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands and Norway are the countries that contribute the most passengers.