Flying from Alicante
Flights from Alicante depart from the Alicante-Elche Airport (ALC), which is located a convenient 9 kilometers from the city center. Alicante-Elche is the 6th busiest airport in Spain, a figure that can be a bit misleading, as the facility serves over 10 million passengers each year aboard 35 different airlines.
Alicante-Elche Airport Information
To keep up with increased tourist attention and passenger traffic into the area, Alicante-Elche Airport constructed a new terminal, which spans an area of over 330,000 square meters, more than six times the combined area of the previous two terminals. Alicante-Elche Airport features a shopping mall, a bank, a covered parking area, and a number of services and facilities for passengers that require special assistance.
Getting to the Airport in Alicante
A bus to Alicante-Elche Airport is available every 20 minutes from the city center, and it takes approximately 20 minutes to arrive. Though markedly more expensive, a taxi to Alicante-Elche Airport can also be obtained for increased convenience. However, there is no operating tram and rail system.
Arriving in Sofia
Book your flights to Sofia with airberlin and find yourself in a charming city with an appealing atmosphere, featuring a blend of old architecture and modern European tastes. With airberlin's regular flight deals to Sofia, you can discover this Eastern European gem with ease.
First Time in Sofia
Sofia is a relatively small capital and is easy to traverse, with many of the most popular attractions making their presence known with their dominance of the city architecture. Due to the abundance of Orthodox religious buildings, it is well worth spending some of your first trip exploring local cathedrals.
Students of the past visiting Sofia will find plenty to keep them interested at the National Museum of Military History. Culture lovers will not want to miss the chance to get tickets to Sofia’s National Opera and Ballet.
Making the Most of Your Sofia Holiday
Sofia has a fairly typical Eastern European climate, with temperate summers and chilly winters, so it is best to travel to Sofia for a late spring or summer holiday. If you are looking for the best deals, however, cheap hotels in Sofia are easiest to find outside of this peak season. Expect exceptional service and quality when you fly to Sofia with airberlin.