Flying from Helsinki
Because the city is such a popular tourist destination, flights from Helsinki are provided through many major international carriers. airberlin operates out of Helsinki’s Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL), which is located about 19 kilometers from the city.
Helsinki Airport Information
Helsinki Airport is easy to navigate and offers multiple taxi services to help you get to your destination. Once you have gone through passport control, you can enjoy shopping, restaurants, cafés, and even an art gallery right there inside the terminal. Business travelers can hold meetings in one of the terminal’s fully equipped conference rooms, and tourists can exchange their currency at the bank located in terminal 2 or at one of the airport’s cash machines. Travelers may also wish to enjoy the sight of arriving and departing planes from the airport’s viewing terrace, which has both indoor and outdoor lounging areas.
Getting to the Airport in Helsinki
A taxi to Helsinki-Vantaa Airport from Helsinki takes about thirty minutes. A bus to Helsinki-Vantaa Airport is available from the city, and will also take roughly thirty minutes. Buses leave every 10 minutes.
Arriving in Bari
One of the most prosperous cities in southern Italy, the port city of Bari exudes an alluring, olde-worlde charm. Bari maintains a deep connection to art and history, and the Golden Age that the city experienced during the Middle Ages is evident in its medieval architecture.
First Time in Bari
When you first travel to Bari, take a stroll down to Nderre a la Lanza, an area full of excellent fresh seafood restaurants. From there, head to the Piazza del Ferrarese, which provides an elegant entrance to the old city.
Families should book tickets to Bari’s Miragica theme park, which offers a wide variety of rollercoaster rides and water attractions for all ages. Shoppers should head for Via Sparano, the heart of Bari’s shopping scene.
Making the Most of Your Bari Holiday
The Apulia region boasts a pleasantly mild climate year-round, so it is possible to book your flights to Bari anytime, to suit any schedule. Travelers can easily find cheap hotels in Bari’s city center near the bus and train stations. Don’t forget to check the special offers section of airberlin.com for great flight deals to Bari. You'll find free soft drinks and light snacks on all airberlin flights.