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.

2018 public holidays

Our offices will be closed for the following public holidays in 2018:

DatePublic holiday 
Date Public holiday
Monday1 JanuaryNew Year’s Day
Monday19 MarchSan José
Thursday29 MarchMaundy Thursday
Friday30 MarchGood Friday
Monday2 AprilEaster Monday
Tuesday1 MayFiesta del Trabajo
Wednesday15 AugustAsunción de la Virgen
Tuesday9 OctoberDía de la Comunidad Valenciana
Friday12 OctoberFiesta Nacional de España
Thursday1 NovemberDía de Todos los Santos
Thursday6 DecemberConstitution Day
Monday24 DecemberChristmas Eve
Tuesday25 DecemberChristmas Day
Wednesday26 DecemberBoxing 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.