British Consulate Alicante

Edificio Espacio
Rambla Méndez Núñez 28-32
6ª planta

03002 Alicante

Use our contact form for consular enquiries including EU Exit guidance, residency, healthcare and driving:

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.

If any emergency assistance is required on a public holiday, please call +34 965 21 60 22.

2019 public holidays

Our offices will be closed for the following public holidays in 2019:

Date Public holiday  
Tuesday 1 January New Year’s Day
Wednesday 30 January Closed for training
Tuesday 19 March San José
Thursday 18 April Maundy Thursday
Friday 19 March Good Friday
Monday 22 April Easter Monday
Wednesday 1 May Fiesta del Trabajo
Thursday 2 May Santa Faz
Monday 24 June San Juan
Wednesday 9 October Día de la Comunidad Valenciana
Friday 1 November Día de Todos los Santos
Friday 6 December Constitution Day
Monday 9 December Día Inmaculada Concepción
Wednesday 25 December Christmas Day
Thursday 26 December Boxing 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.