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 Zürich
Book your flights to Zürich and prepare to explore a city renowned for its cultural richness and historical significance. Zürich has withstood the passage of time and made itself an icon of modernism while holding on to its ancient treasures. Visit airberlin.com to find flight deals to Zürich today.
First Time in Zürich
On your first trip to Zürich make sure to visit the Grossmünster, a medieval landmark and the cradle of the Swiss-German Reformation. Learn the fascinating legend of how Charlemagne founded the church and admire its beautiful Romanesque architecture.
Indulge in a performance at Zürich Opera House. With an annual schedule of over 300 performances, the repertoire features operas, ballets, and performances especially for children. Visitors are advised to reserve their tickets to Zürich Opera House well in advance.
Making the Most of Your Zürich Holiday
Both winter and summer are prime times to travel to Zürich. Skiing in the Swiss Alps is an ever-popular activity, while warmer weather allows for swimming in the lake. However, to find cheap hotels in Zürich, consider visiting during spring or fall. The weather is still pleasant during these months and the crowds noticeably thinner. Enjoy a comfortable, smooth flight to Zürich with airberlin.