Flying from Dresden
As Dresden becomes increasingly popular with tourists, the city’s airport has become an active hub in the country. Dresden International Airport (DRS) is located 9 kilometers northeast of the city center. Travelers who take flights from Dresden with airberlin can connect to a number of airports within Germany, across Europe and destinations around the world.
Dresden International Airport Information
A stroll through Dresden International Airport can feel like walking through a mall rather than an airport. A large number of stores, bars and restaurants line the hallways to keep you occupied while you wait for your next flight. At the travel center you will find agents ready to help you plan your holiday. Stop by the viewing platform for a drink and enjoy the view of the runway.
Getting to the Airport in Dresden
Travelers can take a train to Dresden International Airport and get off at a station just beneath the terminal. The journey from the city takes about 20 minutes. A bus to Dresden International Airport requires several changes, but is a cheaper option. You can also hire a taxi to Dresden International Airport.
Arriving in Funchal
Madeira has long been a popular destination for tourists, and flights to Funchal, the archipelago’s most populous city, will transport you to a prime position from which you can easily see all of the sights. Close to many attractions, Funchal features an easygoing, cultured and exciting lifestyle.
First Time in Funchal
When you travel to Funchal for the first time, the Governor’s Palace is a great place to start. Afterward, you can easily walk to the seafront promenade and see firsthand the unusual Cais do Carvão (coal wharf).
If you are a hiker, you need to book your tickets to Funchal right away. Whether you are a beginner or ready for a bigger challenge, this area has plenty of great trails to offer, such as the Madeira Island Ultra Trail, Pico do Arieiro, and Miradouro Pico dos Barcelos.
Making the Most of Your Funchal Holiday
There is no bad time to look for flight deals to Funchal. Temperatures are pleasant all year and, if you do not mind a little rain, you can find cheap hotels in Funchal between November and February. Get to Funchal safely and comfortably with airberlin.