Flying from Basel
Local and international flights from Basel are handled through EuroAirport Basel – Mulhouse – Freiburg (BSL), which is located a very convenient 6 kilometers from the city. A bit of a geographical oddity, EuroAirport Basel is one of only a handful of airports that is jointly operated by two countries, with its international status requiring the unusual assignment of 3 different airport codes. Located entirely on French soil, the airport nevertheless contains a Swiss customs area, and it is possible to pass between the two countries through the airport with valid ID.
Basel Airport Information
A modern facility both in design and amenities, EuroAirport Basel contains all the conveniences passengers require for a relaxing and comfortable journey. The airport features a wide variety of restaurants, bars, stores and duty-free establishments, and is equipped with Wi-Fi throughout the facility. An international currency exchange and ATM machines are also located within the airport, as well as convenient parking structures on both sides of the border.
Getting to the Airport in Basel
The number 50 bus to EuroAirport Basel takes approximately 20 minutes to arrive from the city. A taxi to EuroAirport Basel is also available and more convenient, but is more expensive.
Arriving in Dusseldorf
The cosmopolitan city of Dusseldorf is home to one of Germany’s most vibrant art scenes and is considered the country’s forerunner in fashion. Travel to Dusseldorf with airberlin and explore one of the 100 galleries that highlight the magic behind this popular western German city.
First time in Dusseldorf
Tickets to Düsseldorf will enable you to visit attractions at your own pace, with sites throughout the city easily accessed by foot or bicycle. Five lines of U-Bahn and S-Bahn railways intersect the city, taking passengers to any corner of the urban area quickly and efficiently.
Socialize along the Rhine embankment promenade; a strip of eateries and cafes along the river provide the perfect place to meet natives and tourists alike. Flights to Düsseldorf will allow you to visit the 18th century Palace and Park Benrath, any gardener’s dream.
Getting the Most of Your Dusseldorf Holiday
Flight deals to Düsseldorf can be found year-round. Cool weather will enable visitors to easily find cheap hotels in Düsseldorf, outside of the busier and warmer summer months. Free soft drinks and other items are served on airberlin flights to Dusseldorf.