Flying from Leipzig
Leipzig has one main airport, Leipzig/Halle Airport, also known as Schkeuditz Airport, which lies 22 kilometers outside of central Leipzig. Flights from Leipzig with airberlin operate out of Leipzig/Halle.
Leipzig/Halle Airport Information
Leipzig/Halle Airport has a history spanning 85 years. The ever-expanding, state-of-the-art airport is designed to be barrier-free, offering easy access for travelers with reduced mobility. Stores, restaurants, bathrooms and elevators are all easily accessible. The airport’s fantastic variety of amenities is available to travelers in the Central Terminal and in Terminal B. For those interested in the magic of flying, the arrival area includes something special – a flight simulator, where you can start your flight early by becoming your very own pilot.
Getting to the Airport in Leipzig
A train to Leipzig/Halle Airport from Leipzig Central Station takes around 14 minutes and runs every 30 minutes. A cheap bus to Leipzig/Halle Airport runs twice an hour from Leipzig Central. If you’d rather have the comfort and convenience of a cab, a taxi to Leipzig/Halle Airport takes around 40 minutes from Leipzig’s city center. Leipzig Airport is included the German Rail Ticket which offers convenient travel between Germany’s main airports and cities.
Arriving in Alicante
Nestled along the Costa Blanca, Alicante is set upon a beautiful expanse of Mediterranean coastline. However, your tickets to Alicante offer more than beach lounging because when the sun goes down, the Spanish flair for evening revelry takes hold, and a vital excitement grips the city.
First Time in Alicante
Most flights to Alicante are filled with excited vacationers that are looking to claim their spot on the beach; and with over 200 kilometers of scenic coastline, there is plenty of sand for everyone. Also, travelers can tour the local countryside on horseback, or explore the city’s historic Barrio de Santa Cruz.
History buffs will love the Basilica of Santa María, which was built in the 13th century. Food lovers should walk along the promenades near the yacht harbor.
Making the Most of Your Alicante Holiday
The region’s mild climate makes holiday travel to Alicante a tempting prospect any time of year. However, travelers may have better luck finding cheap hotels in Alicante during the less crowded and colder winter off-season. Compound savings by visiting airberlin.com for some great flight deals to Alicante, as well. All airberlin flights to Alicante offer free soft drinks and light snacks on board.