Flying from Bari
Bari Karol Wojtyła Airport (BRI), also known as Palese Airport, is the primary facility handling both local and international flights from Bari. Located a very convenient 8 kilometers from the city center, Palese Airport serves nearly 4 million passengers each year aboard 19 different airlines.
Palese Airport Information
Palese Airport offers a surprisingly large number of amenities for a facility of its size. Financial services are available, including a bank branch, ATM machines and a currency exchange bureau. Palese Airport also contains several restaurants, as well as a wide variety of duty-free and retail stores offering goods from books and cosmetics to leather products, electronics and jewelry. The airport has several parking areas, and assistance is available for passengers with limited mobility.
Getting to the Airport in Bari
Several companies provide a bus to Palese Airport, with the journey taking anywhere from 25 to 40 minutes. You can also take a taxi to Palese Airport, but this is considerably more expensive and only marginally faster. Passengers also have the option of taking a train to Palese Airport from the city center.
Arriving in Budapest
Flights to Budapest with airberlin arrive at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport. airberlin offers regular flight deals to Budapest, so you can experience the intrigue of the city known to some as the ‘Paris of Eastern Europe’.
First Time in Budapest
Budapest is divided into three areas – the Castle district, Buda, and Pest, each of which offer plenty to see and do. The Castle district is a fascinating area, with a large collection of museums and magnificent views of the Danube. Buda and Pest, once individual cities, have since combined to form a city straddling the river, and are connected by a series of bridges, though Pest has the monopoly on exciting nightlife.
For art lovers, tickets to Budapest make it possible to see some unique galleries like the Kassák Museum in Buda, which honors the life of Lajos Kassák, or the MissionArt Gallery, showcasing some of Hungary’s best modern art. For a relaxing experience, try one of the city's famous thermal baths.
Making the Most of Your Budapest Holiday
You can travel to Budapest at any time, but the winter period from December to February can be chilly. There are cheap hotels in Budapest available all year round, though it can be harder to find one during the peak summer season. Arrive in Budapest in comfort and style with airberlin.