Flying from Patras
The Greek Araxos Airport (GPA) is 45 kilometers from the center of the city of Patras. The airport offers domestic flights throughout the year, and seasonal and charter flights from Patras to destinations across Europe during the summer months. Book your flights with airberlin and enjoy a relaxing flight to your next destination.
Araxos Airport Information
Araxos Airport - also known as Agamemnon Airport - is a modestly-sized facility. In addition to offering domestic and seasonal international flights, Araxos Airport is also a base for the Hellenic Air Force. Travelers will find a number of amenities here, including a gift store and duty-free outlets for those last-minute souvenirs. There is also a snack bar that serves light snacks, ice cream and drinks.
Getting to the Airport in Patras
Travelers can take a bus to Araxos Airport from Patras. The journey will take about 45 minutes and connects through Patras Central Bus Station. Car rentals are available at the airport and can be booked in advance. A taxi to Araxos Airport is also an option, and will take roughly the same amount of time as the bus.
Arriving in Berlin
Uniquely molded by history and the stalwart resolve of its citizens, Berlin is a city of startling variety and beauty. Germany’s capital is home to nearly 200 museums and over 400 art galleries, as well as boutiques, restaurants and nightclubs.
First Time in Berlin
There are a number of iconic attractions within the city that you shouldn’t miss when you first travel to Berlin. Among them is the Reichstag, home to the German Parliament since the turn of the century and capped by Norman Foster’s awe-inspiring glass dome.
History buffs should purchase tickets to Berlin’s Schloss Charlottenburg, the most luxurious of nine surviving royal dwellings dating back to the reign of King Friedrich I. Gastronomes will love Die Hackeschen Höfe, a bustling collection of over 100 stores, restaurants and cafes.
Making the Most of Your Berlin Holiday
For the best weather during your holiday, plan for your flights to Berlin to arrive during its mild summer season between May and September. Cheap hotels in Berlin are generally easy to find near the Kurfürstendamm and around the city center. Remember to log on to airberlin.com for a great selection of flight deals to Berlin. Find attractive fares year-round to Berlin on airberlin.com