Flying from Karlsruhe
Book flights from Karlsruhe with airberlin and fly from Baden Airpark (FKB), which is located 35 kilometers southwest of the city.
Baden Airpark Information
Baden Airpark is the second largest airport in the region, servicing over a million passengers each year. While waiting for flights, passengers can use the business facilities to work, or take a break and enjoy the golf course or ice skating rink in the recreation center.
This airport has one terminal and 20 check-in counters to make the departure process as streamlined as possible. Due to the design of the airport, passengers are shuttled to their flights by bus.
Getting to the Airport in Karlsruhe
The best way to use public transportation to make your flight is to take the bus to Baden Airpark, with a travel time of approximately 30 to 45 minutes. If you want to take a train to Baden Airpark, you will need to transfer to a bus at Baden-Baden train station. Many travelers, especially those with a lot of luggage, choose to hire a car or take a taxi to Baden Airpark, which takes approximately 40 minutes.
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.