Flying from Saarbrücken
All flights from Saarbrücken depart from Saarbrücken Airport (SCN), located just over 15 kilometers from the city center. The airport has one passenger terminal. Because Saarbrücken Airport is not equipped with sky bridges, walk-on and bus boarding are used for all flights. Services for passengers with reduced mobility are available upon request.
Saarbrücken Airport Information
The airport operates an airport store, giving visitors an opportunity to do their last-minute shopping including snacks, reading material, and comfort items. Dining options include two restaurants, a bar and a beer garden. Conference rooms and high-speed Internet allow visitors to conduct business between flights.
Getting to Saarbrücken Airport
There are several options for traveling to the airport in Saarbrücken. The RSW Regionalbus operates a bus to Saarbrücken Airport from Saarbrücken central train station as well as from Blieskastel. A taxi to Saarbrücken Airport from the central train station takes approximately 20 minutes. The Saarbahn tram runs a train to Saarbrücken Airport from its central station. The trams leave every 7-15 minutes. For complete tram information, including exact departure times, contact the Saarbahn main office. Additionally, you can arrange for an airport shuttle. Check with your hotel’s front desk for company options and pick-up times.
Arriving in Madrid
Passionate and vital, the Spanish people are known worldwide for their vibrant inner fire. Never is this quality more evident than when you travel to Madrid, where everything from the city’s Gothic-inspired structures to its rich cuisine speaks of its people’s thriving artistic lineage that is now centuries old.
First Time in Madrid
A hearty appetite and healthy curiosity all you need to enjoy Madrid’s avant-garde culinary scene. A wide range of tapas bars can be found throughout the city, but the best nightclubs tend to cluster in Barrio de La Latina.
Shoppers will love the variety of Madrid’s famous Rastro market. Art lovers will delight in the incredible collection of works on display at Centro de Arte Reina Sofía.
Making the Most of Your Madrid Holiday
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