British Consulate Alicante

British Consulate Alicante

Edificio Espacio
Rambla Méndez Núñez 28-32
6ª planta
03002 Alicante

Fax+34 965 14 05 28

Telephone enquiries:
+34 965 21 60 22

Opening hours

The consulate is open to visitors Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 1.30pm, excluding public holidays. Consular phone lines are open from 8am to 4pm.

2022 public holidays

Our offices will be closed for the following public holidays in 2022:

DatePublic holiday
Monday 3 JanuaryNew Year’s Day (substitute day)
Thursday 6 JanuaryEpifanía del Señor
Thursday 14 AprilMaundy Thursday
Friday 15 AprilGood Friday
Monday 18 AprilEaster Monday
Friday 3 JuneHM The Queen Platinum Jubilee
Thursday 23 JuneThe Hogueras (local)
Friday 24 JuneSan Juan (local)
Monday 15 AugustAsunción de la Virgen
Wednesday 12 OctoberFiesta Nacional de España
Tuesday 1 NovemberDía de Todos los Santos
Tuesday 6 DecemberConstitution Day
Thursday 8 DecemberDía Inmaculada Concepción
Monday 26 DecemberBoxing Day
Tuesday 27 DecemberChristmas Day (substitute day)

Consul details

  • British Consul Sarah-Jane Morris
  • British Vice Consul Sara Munsterhjelm

Disabled access

The Alicante consulate is located on the 6th floor of a building which has lift access. Wheelchairs fit into the lift but there is no additional space for the carer to accompany the wheelchair user. Wheelchair users who are concerned about how to access the consulate should call the consulate first to ensure they are given any additional assistance needed.

How to find us

By car: approach the city along the coast road N332 or if approaching by motorway take the exit “Alicante Norte/Avenida Denia”. When you reach the marina, you will find an underground car park, and the consulate is 5 minutes walk from there.

By tram: get off at the “Mercado” stop and exit onto the Rambla Méndez Núñez. Walk down this street until you see the consulate building, which is on your left.

By bus: the bus station is located 15 minutes walk from the consulate. When you exit the bus station, turn right and continue until you reach the Rambla Méndez Núñez on your left. Turn onto the Rambla Méndez Núñez and walk up until you see the consulate on your right. Alternatively, take a taxi from the taxi rank located outside the bus station.

By train: the train station is located 20 minutes walk from the consulate. Ask for directions at the tourist information office which is located at the train station or alternatively take a taxi from the taxi rank located outside the train station.