Sea Horse Aguas Tranquilas - Bed and Breakfast Suite

Location and Travel Information for Mar de Cristal

Mar de Cristal is located on the Mar Menor in Murcia.  The closest airport is Murcia San Javier (MJV) which is just 30 mins away.  Alicante (ALC) airport is 1 hour and 20 minutes.  Please see our Flight Information page for details of which airlines fly to Murcia and Alicante airports.

The map below shows an overview of the Mar Menor highlighting Mar de Cristal and the airport (San Javier).

You can either hire a car or arrange an airport transfer.  We would recommend car hire as the roads are good and there are plenty of places to visit in the area.  However if you prefer not to drive we can arrange an airport transfer for you. Our driver also provides taxi rides so that you can get out and see the many interesting places in the area.

Prices for Taxis

Please note these prices are for our driver Brad - he is cheaper than the local taxis

To & From Mar de Cristal up to 4 persons
Murcia Airport 35
Alicante Airport 100
Los Nietos (train station) 10
Los Belones (shops, market, restaurants) 10
La Manga Club (golf, spa, shops, restaurants) 10 - 15
Cabo de Palos (shops, restaurants, beaches, walks) 10
Los Alcazares (Shopping, restaurants, beaches) 25
Cartagena (Out of town shopping centre) 20
Cartagena Port & Town Centre 25
La Manga Strip (Km 3-4 beaches, watersports) 15
Murcia City (shops, restaurants) 50

For 5-6 persons the cost would normally be 5 euros extra (10 euros extra for longer trips).


Note Regarding Car Hire: Please beware of the hire company Goldcar, we have had reports of poor quality cars, hidden charges and very long queues at the airport.

Page Last Edited - 23 May 2015