Book flights from Basel to Catania
Flying from Basel
Local and international flights from Basel are handled through EuroAirport Basel – Mulhouse – Freiburg (BSL), which is located a very convenient 6 kilometers from the city. A bit of a geographical oddity, EuroAirport Basel is one of only a handful of airports that is jointly operated by two countries, with its international status requiring the unusual assignment of 3 different airport codes. Located entirely on French soil, the airport nevertheless contains a Swiss customs area, and it is possible to pass between the two countries through the airport with valid ID.
Basel Airport Information
A modern facility both in design and amenities, EuroAirport Basel contains all the conveniences passengers require for a relaxing and comfortable journey. The airport features a wide variety of restaurants, bars, stores and duty-free establishments, and is equipped with Wi-Fi throughout the facility. An international currency exchange and ATM machines are also located within the airport, as well as convenient parking structures on both sides of the border.
Getting to the Airport in Basel
The number 50 bus to EuroAirport Basel takes approximately 20 minutes to arrive from the city. A taxi to EuroAirport Basel is also available and more convenient, but is more expensive.
Arriving in Catania
Book your flights to Catania and prepare for unique experiences like walking through the city’s many piazzas ornamented with beloved works, or delving into Le Ciminiere, a sprawling art museum housed in a former sulfur refinery. airberlin’s flight deals to Catania will get you started on an Italian adventure you will not forget.
First Time in Catania
Make time in your schedule for a trip to visit Mount Etna. Hike through the forests and craters of Europe’s tallest active volcano and the world’s second tallest active volcano. Guided tours are available.
Spend a day enjoying the many street markets around Catania including La Fiera, a chaotic collection of vendors and products from fresh fruit to clothing and handbags. Reserve your tickets to Catania to immerse yourself in this city of traditional delights and modern amenities.
Making the Most of Your Catania Holiday
Catania has a Mediterranean climate with hot dry summers and rainy winters. To experience the city with fewer crowds, visitors might want to travel to Catania during the winter. To find cheap hotels in Catania, consider visiting during the off-season. You can find affordable prices year-round through airberlin.