Flying from Madrid
Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD) is the primary international airport servicing flights from Madrid and is conveniently located approximately 10 kilometers from the city center. Spain’s largest airport, Madrid-Barajas serves almost 50 million passengers annually aboard nearly 70 different airlines.
Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport Information
Madrid-Barajas’ Terminal 4 is one of the world’s largest airport terminals, spanning 760,000 square meters. The building has been specifically designed to reduce passengers’ stress levels through skillful use of measured illumination, glass-paneled walls, and domed ceilings.
The airport features several parking areas, various ATMs and bank branches, and Internet access throughout all terminals. It also contains several restaurants and a large selection of duty-free and retail shopping. Passengers with reduced mobility can expect free assistance and helpful services while traversing the facility.
Getting to the Airport in Madrid
The number 89 airport bus to Madrid-Barajas Airport runs every 15 minutes, with a travel time of approximately 30 minutes. A taxi to Madrid-Barajas Airport is also available, though the travel time is about the same. The Line 8 metro provides a train to Madrid-Barajas Airport, which runs from Nuevos Ministerios Station.
Arriving in Budapest
Flights to Budapest with airberlin arrive at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport. airberlin offers regular flight deals to Budapest, so you can experience the intrigue of the city known to some as the ‘Paris of Eastern Europe’.
First Time in Budapest
Budapest is divided into three areas – the Castle district, Buda, and Pest, each of which offer plenty to see and do. The Castle district is a fascinating area, with a large collection of museums and magnificent views of the Danube. Buda and Pest, once individual cities, have since combined to form a city straddling the river, and are connected by a series of bridges, though Pest has the monopoly on exciting nightlife.
For art lovers, tickets to Budapest make it possible to see some unique galleries like the Kassák Museum in Buda, which honors the life of Lajos Kassák, or the MissionArt Gallery, showcasing some of Hungary’s best modern art. For a relaxing experience, try one of the city's famous thermal baths.
Making the Most of Your Budapest Holiday
You can travel to Budapest at any time, but the winter period from December to February can be chilly. There are cheap hotels in Budapest available all year round, though it can be harder to find one during the peak summer season. Arrive in Budapest in comfort and style with airberlin.