Flying from Brindisi
Flights from Brindisi depart from Brindisi-Salento Airport (BDS), though there are other airports in the Puglia region in Bari, Taranto, and Foggia. airberlin offers regular flights into and out of Brindisi-Salento Airport.
Brindisi-Salento Airport Information
Brindisi-Salento Airport is a fairly small regional airport, but has all of the amenities passengers regularly require, including restaurants, a shopping area, cash machines, currency exchange services, car hire desks and a taxi rank.
Getting to the Airport in Brindisi
It is possible to take a bus to Brindisi-Salento Airport either from Brindisi itself, using the STP service which runs every 30 minutes from 5:45 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., or from the airports at Bari, Foggia, or Taranto. If you need greater flexibility or are traveling with a lot of luggage, a taxi to Brindisi-Salento Airport from the city is a convenient and readily available alternative. You can either flag down a taxi on the street or ask the front desk of your hotel for the contact information for a trusted local company.
Arriving in Cologne
The beautiful city of Cologne holds the proud claim to being the oldest city in Germany, as well one of its most beautiful. With flight deals to Cologne readily available, you can visit the city any time of year, whether you are looking for a fun metropolitan holiday or are traveling on business.
First Time in Cologne
Cologne is a very easy city to traverse, due to its integrated bus, tram, and subway system. Be sure to travel to Cologne’s most popular attractions, including the cathedral and the largest pop art museum outside of America. Many of these are located on the banks of the Rhine, so this would be a good area to start off your exploration.
If you are visiting as a family, don't miss the Chocolate Museum, which is an interesting place to go with children. For music lovers, tickets to Cologne's Kölner Philharmonie are a must.
Making the Most of Your Cologne Holiday
Amazingly for such a popular city, you can find cheap hotels in Cologne at any time of year, even during any of the major festivals throughout the year. airberlin offers free soft drinks and snacks on flights to Cologne.