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 Leipzig
The bustling city of Leipzig will make you want to shop till you drop, as buying and spending are built right into its DNA. Travel to Leipzig, with its blend of olde-worlde charm in the many markets and exhibition halls, and modern charm of sleek shopping malls, offering flexibility in your shopping experiences. By booking your flights to Leipzig with airberlin, getting there could not be simpler.
First Time in Leipzig
The 16th-century Old Town Hall with its Baroque clock tower is a must for any Leipzig first-timer. Now home to the Museum of City History, this Renaissance-style building houses fine medieval religious works. Tickets to Leipzig’s Old Town Hall are a modest price.
If festivals are your thing, visit during one of Leipzig’s annual jams such as the Bach Festival, in late May or early June, or the Leipziger Buchmesse (Leipzig Book Fair) in late March.
Making the Most of Your Leipzig Holiday
Due to the fair weather, spring and summer are the most comfortable times to visit Leipzig. There might be better flight deals to Leipzig during the winter months, which also may be a good time for cheap hotels in Leipzig. Expect affordable fares and convenient features like Quick Check-In with airberlin.