Flying from Ponta Delgada
Ponta Delgada’s airport, João Paulo II (PDL), is located two kilometers from the center of Ponta Delgada. Flights from Ponta Delgada connect to multiple destinations across Europe, Canada, and the United States.
João Paulo II Airport Information
Named to commemorate Pope John Paul II’s visit in the 1990s, João Paulo II Airport is a small but modern facility that serves as one of the busiest airports in the Azores. Inside the airport, passengers can pass the time at one of the many shops available. Shopping opportunities include gifts, fashion, jewelry, newspapers, and duty-free items. Relax and have a drink at the coffee bar, or grab a light snack in the Sky Plaza.
Getting to the Airport in Ponta Delgada
Travelers can hire a taxi to Ponta Delgada Airport from their hotel, which will not be too expensive as the airport is located extremely close to the city center. A bus to Ponta Delgada Airport is also available from many stations within the city. Travelers who choose to drive themselves have the options of short and long-term parking.
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.