Flying from Vienna
Flights from Vienna with airberlin fly out of Vienna International Airport (VIE), located 18 kilometers outside Austria’s capital city in the village of Schwechat. This facility is the country’s largest airport and is a central hub for travelers.
Vienna International Airport Information
Vienna International Airport’s lone terminal has four check-in gates that connect to five concourses. Recent restoration has given the airport a modern look and made the facility accessible for disabled passengers. Weary travelers can comfortably rest in one of the airport lounges. A 24-hour medical center, lost property office, and several banks and currency exchange booths enhance the airport’s efficiency. Enjoy a quick meal or browse one of the numerous shops that will suit any taste.
Getting to the Airport in Vienna
The CAT city airport train to Vienna International Airport runs daily from 5:36 am to 11:36 pm from the Wien Mitte railway station, and takes just 16 minutes to arrive. A bus to Vienna International Airport can be caught from a number of stations throughout the city 24 hours a day, with an average travel time of 20 minutes. Travelers can take a taxi to Vienna International Airport for greater flexibility and reach their destination in approximately 25 minutes.
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.