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 Malta
Travel to Malta is synonymous with unparalleled wealth of culture and artistic endeavors on one of the most historic islands of the Mediterranean. The 'country of the Knights' is today one of the most popular destinations in Europe, and is renowned for its electric nightlife and fine dining.
First Time in Malta
If this is the first time that you are enjoying airberlin’s flight deals to Malta, then the medieval towns of Rabat and Mdina are must-see attractions, as are the Barraca Gardens in Valletta. If the weather is fair, don't hesitate to spend a day at the beach in Sliema or Mellieha Bay.
If you stay at any of the cheap hotels in Malta, and you enjoy the nightlife scene, you can dance the night away at the clubs and bars of the Paceville area.
Making the Most of Your Malta Holiday
Most international flights to Malta arrive between April and November, a season of warm weather and a great atmosphere throughout the city. Nevertheless, plane tickets to Malta are available at a great price throughout the year, thanks to strong demand. Expect a smooth, comfortable trip to Malta with airberlin.