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 Funchal
Madeira has long been a popular destination for tourists, and flights to Funchal, the archipelago’s most populous city, will transport you to a prime position from which you can easily see all of the sights. Close to many attractions, Funchal features an easygoing, cultured and exciting lifestyle.
First Time in Funchal
When you travel to Funchal for the first time, the Governor’s Palace is a great place to start. Afterward, you can easily walk to the seafront promenade and see firsthand the unusual Cais do Carvão (coal wharf).
If you are a hiker, you need to book your tickets to Funchal right away. Whether you are a beginner or ready for a bigger challenge, this area has plenty of great trails to offer, such as the Madeira Island Ultra Trail, Pico do Arieiro, and Miradouro Pico dos Barcelos.
Making the Most of Your Funchal Holiday
There is no bad time to look for flight deals to Funchal. Temperatures are pleasant all year and, if you do not mind a little rain, you can find cheap hotels in Funchal between November and February. Get to Funchal safely and comfortably with airberlin.