Book flights from Gdansk (GDN) to Kaliningrad (KGD)
Flying from Gdansk
There is only one airport in Gdansk, an international airport found about 12 kilometers west of Gdansk city center. airberlin offers flights from Gdansk Lech Walesa Airport (GDN), which is one of Poland’s smaller airports. As sightseeing in this area increases, the airport’s traffic is on the rise, accommodating over 1.1 million passengers per year.
Gdansk Lech Walesa Airport Information
Gdansk’s airport takes its name from former Polish president, Lech Walesa, whose signature “W” can be seen on the outside wall of one of the terminal buildings. The airport has two passenger terminals, with facilities including banking services, currency exchange, and car rental. With several bars, restaurants, and an executive lounge on-site, you will have no problem finding a place to relax while you wait for your flight.
Getting to the Airport in Gdansk
Visitors can take the bus to Gdansk Lech Walesa Airport by catching Bus 110, which runs from Gdansk city center, with a journey time of about 35-50 minutes. If you are in a hurry, you can also take a taxi to Gdansk Lech Walesa Airport, which offers a speedier journey time of about 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.