Flight East Midlands to Valencia
We flew to Valencia with Ryanair for about £89 each including taxes and checking in 1 bag. Prices vary-You can get better prices than this when there are offers on.
Flew out Friday at 09.25 arrived Valencia at 12.55
Returned Sunday 13.20 arriving back to torrential down pour at EMA at about 14.55.
So this gave us quite a bit of time to explore, and get a taster of Valencia.
Airport to our hotel (Catalonia Excelsior in the centre) took about 10 minutes in a taxi. It is about 8km from the airport to city centre. (The cost is approx. 14 euros)
Taxi Rank is outside Departures Area.
Apparently, there is now a Metro connection - Line 5-3.
Tel info - 00 34 900 461 046
One of our party got the bus, then did a 5 min walk from the bus station.
Aero - Bus - Daily service runs 0800 - 2300hrs, every 20 minutes. Approx 2.50 euros
Stops at - Airport Departures Terminal,
-Av. del Cid/ Burgos Street (Local Police HQ),
-Bailen (G.V.Ramon y Cajal tunnel)
-Angel Guimera/ Juan Llorens Street
- Ave del Cid (in front of Police HQ
Sunday morning we had plenty of time to go out for a leisurely breakfast and pack, before setting off to the airport.
The airport had plenty of shops, cafes etc to keep us occupied while we waited for our flight home.