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 Antalya
Antalya is an ageless city situated in a prime location along the picturesque Turkish coastline, which today is one of the world’s great resort getaways. With so much to see and to do, it is no surprise that tourist flights to Antalya have more than tripled in recent years.
First Time in Antalya
Antalya is home to some unique historical attractions that really should not be missed. Yivli Minare Mosque, for example, dates back to the 13th century and it is considered the symbol of the city.
History buffs will love the ancient ruins of Perge, home to the Hittites at the dawn of the 16th century, and remarkably well preserved. Children will love Beach Park, which is home to a collection of sea life exhibits.
Making the Most of Your Antalya Holiday
If traveling to Antalya during the first week of September, consider booking tickets to Antalya’s Phaselis Festival, which is a joyful celebration of Turkish culture and music. Soak up the local flavors with cheap hotels in Antalya’s Kaleiçi district, and double your savings with great flight deals to Antalya online at airberlin.com. airberlin's comfortable check-in services makes traveling more convenient than ever.