Flying from Budapest
Flights from Budapest leave from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD), a modern and convenient travel hub, and Hungary's largest airport. The airport is 16 kilometers away from the city center, and the two terminals, Terminal 2 and 2A, are a short walk apart.
Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport Information
Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport was completed in the 1950s, and originally operated solely through the original Terminal 1 building. The airport offers plenty of facilities, including places to get food and drink, a duty-free shop, and other vendors selling goods like tobacco, snacks and Hungarian wine. There are also banking and currency exchange facilities.
Getting to the Airport in Budapest
Between 4:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. you can catch the 200E bus to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport from both the Kőbánya-Kispest metro terminal and Ferihegy train station. Alternatively, visitors can take the train to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport's deactivated Terminal 1 in Ferihegy, and from there take the local bus to the active terminals. The bus leaves Terminal 1 approximately every ten minutes. A taxi to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport is also an option, and takes around 20 minutes.
Arriving in Kaliningrad
The city of Kaliningrad opened its doors to tourism in the late 1980s, and has since become a choice destination for history buffs and sightseers. Thousands of tourists get tickets to Kaliningrad each year to view the city’s elegant architecture that evokes the area’s regal period. Find flight deals to Kaliningrad through airberlin throughout the year.
First Time in Kaliningrad
The Curonian Spit is a must-see attraction the first time you travel to Kaliningrad. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this 98-kilometer stretch of rolling sand dunes reaches from Kaliningrad to southwestern Lithuania and features a bird-watching station. You will also find the remains of two castles here, built by an order of Teutonic knights.
Tours can be a great way to get to know the city. In Kaliningrad you can take a guided tour past monuments and other points of military interest. You can also visit major attractions such as the royal castle and the amber mine.
Making the Most of Your Kaliningrad Holiday
Plan your flights to Kaliningrad during the summer for the warmest weather. Cheap hotels in Kaliningrad will be easier to find outside of the peak tourism season. For a smooth start to your Kaliningrad vacation, book your flight with airberlin.