Murcia-San Javier Airport is a civilian and military transportation hub located within the region of Murcia. However, this airport also serves the nearby locale of Alicante. It is found in the town of San Javier, approximately 42 kilometres to the south of Murcia, Spain. The entire province of Murcia is known for its amenable temperatures throughout the year, as well as offering access to what can be only be called some of the most splendid beaches within the Mediterranean region. Many will arrive here to travel to other locations such as Andalusia (to the south) and Tarragona (to the north). It is easy to find a vehicle due to the fact that local Enterprise Rent-A-Car offices are located within the airport itself. Murcia is a popular tourist destination throughout the year.