Flying from Cologne
Flights from Cologne depart from Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN), which is located roughly 15 kilometers from the city center. This airport serves both Cologne and the former capital city of Bonn, and sees nearly ten million passengers a year pass through its gates. It is also the second largest airport for cargo transportation in Germany.
Cologne Bonn Airport Information
Cologne Bonn Airport has two terminals. Terminal 1 is the older of the two, while Terminal 2, which is used by airberlin, is a new, modern complex. Both terminals offer plenty of facilities for passengers, including shops, bars, restaurants, tourist information, currency exchange, car hire, ATMs, and baggage services.
Getting to the Airport in Cologne
You can take a bus to Cologne Bonn Airport from the city using bus route 161, or take a train to Cologne Bonn Airport, which has its own station on the high-speed line between Cologne and Frankfurt. A taxi to Cologne Bonn Airport from the city center is also available, with many taxi companies operating in the city offering fixed rates for airport runs. Trains make the journey in approximately 15 minutes, whilst buses take around half an hour.
Arriving in Abu Dhabi
A metropolitan desert oasis, the island capital of Abu Dhabi exudes an atmosphere of wealth and luxury. Your tickets to Abu Dhabi grant you access to a city in burgeoning transition, with vacation resorts, massive glittering skyscrapers and elegant galleries springing up on every corner.
First Time in Abu Dhabi
Once you have booked your flights to Abu Dhabi, it’s time to plan your trip. Set aside some time to visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest and most striking mosques in the world.
Your Abu Dhabi
Gastronomes will delight in the plethora of food souks populating the Al Meena area of the city. Families will enjoy the Marina and Abu Dhabi Malls, which contain stores and high-tech entertainment centers for children.
Making the Most of Your Abu Dhabi Holiday
Since the weather in Abu Dhabi is very hot between May and September, some vacationers prefer to travel to Abu Dhabi during the more temperate winter months, though great flight deals to Abu Dhabi can be found year-round on airberlin.com. If you’re looking to save money on cheap hotels in Abu Dhabi, consider one of the many hotels near the airport. With airberlin, you'll get the best service at the best prices.