Flying from Mytilene
Mytilene International Airport (MJT) is a small airport that offers international and domestic flights. The airport is about 8 kilometers from the center of Mytilene. Tourists can book flights from Mytilene to the United Kingdom, Germany, Sweden, Belgium, and other locations in Europe during the summer. Domestic flights are available throughout the year.
Mytilene International Airport Information
The airport at Mytilene has only one terminal for both international and domestic flights. Because of this, the airport can be especially busy during the peak tourist season in the summer, so plan to arrive early. Inside you will find a few cafés and stores, and once you pass the security area, there is a store selling books, snacks, and other travel items, as well as a duty-free outlet.
Getting to the Airport in Mytilene
A bus to Mytilene International Airport is the cheapest and most common form of transportation. Buses run from nearly every village on the island into Mytilene, and from there to the airport. Travelers can also hire a taxi to Mytilene International Airport from major tourist spots on the island.
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.