Flying from Faro
International flights from Faro are operated by airberlin and leave the city's airport regularly. Faro Airport (FAO) is also known as Algarve Airport and is the only airport located on the Algarve coast. It is situated near to the city center.
Faro Airport Information
Faro Airport has enjoyed considerable growth as flights from around Europe have increased in popularity. Renovations have been made to update facilities within the terminal, and today FAO is Portugal's primary tourist airport. Three levels of parking are available, with proximity to the terminal ranging from 2 to 8 minutes by foot.
Retail stores can be found throughout the airport and a number of restaurants, cafés and a bar are available to refuel weary travelers. For the enjoyment of all, Faro Airport offers a series of exhibits showcasing local art and regional exhibits; a great way to familiarize yourself with Faro’s unique culture.
Getting to the Airport in Faro
A coach bus to Faro Airport operates several times a day between 05:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. A taxi to Faro Airport is only a quick 4 kilometer drive from the city, the perfect option for those seeking maximum convenience.
Arriving in Cologne
The beautiful city of Cologne holds the proud claim to being the oldest city in Germany, as well one of its most beautiful. With flight deals to Cologne readily available, you can visit the city any time of year, whether you are looking for a fun metropolitan holiday or are traveling on business.
First Time in Cologne
Cologne is a very easy city to traverse, due to its integrated bus, tram, and subway system. Be sure to travel to Cologne’s most popular attractions, including the cathedral and the largest pop art museum outside of America. Many of these are located on the banks of the Rhine, so this would be a good area to start off your exploration.
If you are visiting as a family, don't miss the Chocolate Museum, which is an interesting place to go with children. For music lovers, tickets to Cologne's Kölner Philharmonie are a must.
Making the Most of Your Cologne Holiday
Amazingly for such a popular city, you can find cheap hotels in Cologne at any time of year, even during any of the major festivals throughout the year. airberlin offers free soft drinks and snacks on flights to Cologne.