Flying from Venice
With two main airports, flights from Venice can be made easily. Passengers can comfortably fly with airberlin out of Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE), located eight kilometers north of the city, in the town of Tessera.
Venice Marco Polo Airport Information
Named after the Venetian traveler and author, Venice Marco Polo Airport opened its modern building in 2002. Consisting of a lone multi-level terminal, the facility’s three floors are separated into arrival, departure, and check-in desk areas, and are able to handle more than six million travelers every year.
The airport features lost property offices, money exchanges, banks, guest lounges, and a first-aid clinic. Parking is readily available on a short-term or long-term basis, and several nearby hotels can booked from within the airport. Travelers can satisfy their material desires by finding spectacular Italian designs and cuisine in a range of airport boutiques and restaurants.
Getting to the Airport in Venice
You can take a bus to Venice Marco Polo Airport with the ATVO fly bus line. The trip takes about 20-25 minutes and leaves twice an hour. Alternatively, take a taxi to Venice Marco Polo Airport in 20 minutes, or take a leisurely trip by water cab, which will take an hour and a half.
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.