The cheapest times to fly from PHX to ALC are

  • January 1st to May 13th
  • October 29th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from PHX to ALC is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $2348 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $482 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Alicante

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Alicante (ALC) will usually cost between $769 to $1621 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $731. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1652. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $921 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1062 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to ALC flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PHX to ALC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

PHX to ALC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to ALC flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Alicante, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Phoenix. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $177 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1011. Return trip prices are from the ALC to PHX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PHX to ALC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from PHX to ALC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Valencia Airport (VLC) in Valencia

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from ALC
  • Usually 9.09% less expensive than ALC
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to VLC flights

Destination alternative #2: Ibiza Airport (IBZ) in Ibiza

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from ALC
  • Usually 5.70% less expensive than ALC
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to IBZ flights


Flight Hacking PHX to ALC

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from PHX to ALC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (PHX > JFK > ALC)

  • Price for both tickets: $756
  • Average savings: $306 (28.83%)

See PHX to JFK flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (PHX > MIA > ALC)

  • Price for both tickets: $811
  • Average savings: $251 (23.65%)

See PHX to MIA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (PHX > LGA > ALC)

  • Price for both tickets: $818
  • Average savings: $244 (22.99%)

See PHX to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHX to ALC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Europa, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Alicante Elche Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5814 miles or 9357 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PHX to ALC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to ALC flight is about 11 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Alicante?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from PHX to ALC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePHX
Origination airport namePhoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeALC
Destination airport nameAlicante Elche Airport


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