16 July 2020
Faculty of Social and Legal Sciences of Elche
Main building for services and administrative staff: Elche Campus. La Galia Building.
The Miguel Hernández University of Elche (UMH) counts with four campuses located in the province of Alicante: Elche (central campus), Orihuela, Sant Joan d’Alacant and Altea. The campuses are located within a 50 km radius around the city of Alicante.
The international airport of Alicante (El Altet, with airport code ALC), offers direct flights to and from several european cities. It is 10 km away from Elche and Alicante, 80 km away from Altea and 30 km from Orihuela. It can be reached easily by taking the A-7 highway, as well as national roads N-332 and N-340. The airport is also connected to the cities of Elche and Alicante by bus. To get there from Elche, lines 1A or 1B are available, and from Alicante, the line C6. ‘Subus’ is the company that operates this routes.
The cities of Elche, Orihuela and Alicante are connected by a railway line (Murcia-Alicante). Elche-Parque train station is located just 5 minutes walking from the campus of Elche de UMH train station is located 15 minutes walking from the bus stop of Plaza de los Luceros airport, from where it is possible to continue by bus until the airport of Alicante (Alicante- Aeropuerto). Moving between Alicante and Altea is also possible by railway, there is a station in Plaza de los Luceros, where the bus that connects Alicante with the airport also has a stop.
Alicante is also connected by railway to the main spanish capitals.
To go to Sant Joan d’Alacant, you can take a bus that connects Alicante with the airport (Plaza de Luceros bus stop), and then continue with the urban bus, line 23 of ‘Subus’.