Flying from Bucharest
Flights from Bucharest with airberlin depart from Henri Coandă International Airport (OTP), which is also known as Bucharest Airport and Otopeni Airport (its actual location is in the town of Otopeni, 18 kilometers to the north of Bucharest's center).
Henri Coandă International Airport Information
Henri Coandă International Airport was opened in the late sixties and redeveloped in the nineties to create what is now a modern and well-equipped facility. The airport offers all of the facilities you could need, including currency exchange services, ATMs, food and drink stands and a small supermarket. Car-hire desks and tourist information are also available in the airport terminals.
Getting to the Airport in Bucharest
The 783 Express bus to Henri Coandă International Airport leaves every 20 minutes from the city center during the day and every 40 minutes at night. Alternatively, you can use a combination of minibus and train to Henri Coandă International Airport instead, which involves taking a train to Bucharest Nord and catching the shuttle bus from there. Another option, if you want more flexibility, is to take a taxi to Henri Coandă International Airport, though take care to use only official taxi companies.
Arriving in Bari
One of the most prosperous cities in southern Italy, the port city of Bari exudes an alluring, olde-worlde charm. Bari maintains a deep connection to art and history, and the Golden Age that the city experienced during the Middle Ages is evident in its medieval architecture.
First Time in Bari
When you first travel to Bari, take a stroll down to Nderre a la Lanza, an area full of excellent fresh seafood restaurants. From there, head to the Piazza del Ferrarese, which provides an elegant entrance to the old city.
Families should book tickets to Bari’s Miragica theme park, which offers a wide variety of rollercoaster rides and water attractions for all ages. Shoppers should head for Via Sparano, the heart of Bari’s shopping scene.
Making the Most of Your Bari Holiday
The Apulia region boasts a pleasantly mild climate year-round, so it is possible to book your flights to Bari anytime, to suit any schedule. Travelers can easily find cheap hotels in Bari’s city center near the bus and train stations. Don’t forget to check the special offers section of airberlin.com for great flight deals to Bari. You'll find free soft drinks and light snacks on all airberlin flights.