Book flights from Zurich (ZRH) to Puerto Plata (POP)
Flying from Zürich
All flights from Zürich depart from Zürich Airport (ZRH). Winner of the World Travel Award and the Business Traveler Award, Zürich Airport is a world-class facility, and is conveniently located about 11 kilometers from the city center.
Zürich Airport Information
Zürich Airport provides its visitors with every modern amenity and service. Should your vacation extend beyond Zürich, you can use the travel agencies located at the airport to plan the next leg of your journey. A variety of shops and restaurants are available to help you pass the time until your departure.
Getting to the Airport in Zürich
Several bus lines run between the airport and different points in the city. If you wish to catch a bus to Zürich Airport, first check with your hotel to see if they offer a complimentary shuttle. A taxi to Zürich Airport will take approximately 20 minutes depending on traffic. Ask at your hotel’s front desk for a reliable company, or contact the airport for information on their fleet of taxis. If you wish to take the train to Zürich Airport, the Swiss Federal Railways trains leave from the city center and take only 10-15 minutes.
Arriving in Puerto Plata
One of the first settlements in the ‘new world,’ Puerto Plata gets its name from Christopher Columbus’ observation of the region’s shimmering silver appearance. Centuries later, the city retains its glimmering shores and is now host to luxurious resort hotels that draw a myriad of flights to Puerto Plata every year.
First Time in Puerto Plata
For a truly lavish experience, first-time visitors should head just outside the city to one of the dedicated beach resorts. Nearby, just to the east, you will find Costa Dorada and Playa Dorada, home to a variety of hotels complete with restaurants and casinos.
Your Puerto Plata
Shoppers will love Calle Beller, the city’s most popular market street for souvenirs. Thrill your children with tickets to Puerto Plata’s Fun City, a theme park featuring full-sized go-kart racing tracks.
Making the Most of Your Puerto Plata Holiday
The region is blessed with consistently warm weather, so feel free to travel to Puerto Plata at any time of the year. Avoid the crowds and find great offers on cheap hotels in Puerto Plata by planning your trip during the region’s summer off-season. Compound your savings with great flight deals to Puerto Plata online at airberlin.com. All airberlin flights to Pueto Plata include free snacks and soft drinks.