Flying from Bilbao
Connect to multiple locations throughout both Spain and the rest of Europe with flights from Bilbao aboard airberlin. Bilbao Airport (BIO) has seen a great increase in traffic over the recent years. This large, modern airport offers a wealth of comfortable and convenient amenities for its customers.
Bilbao Airport Information
On the ground floor of the airport you will find a bureau de change and several ATMs. Enjoy a drink or meal at the airport’s café, then pass the time in some of the terminal’s stores located on the second floor. You will find gifts, newspapers, food items, and a duty-free store, as well as restaurants and bars. And why not let your children have some fun in the play area on the first floor?
Getting to the Airport in Bilbao
The airport in Bilbao is 12 kilometers from the city, about a 15-minute drive. A bus to Bilbao Airport leaves every half hour during the day, or you can hire a taxi to Bilbao Airport. If you are driving yourself, long- and short-term parking is available.
Arriving in Basel
At first glance a thriving modern metropolis, Basel is a city with an old soul and a storied history that dates back well over a thousand years. The development of the printing press in the early 16th century laid the foundation for Basel to become one of the region’s leaders in artistic expression.
First Time in Basel
Your flights to Basel will bring you within walking distance of 3 European countries. From Dreiländereck, the Three Countries’ Corner, travelers can journey from Switzerland through Germany, France, and back again in just a few steps.
Theatre lovers should book tickets to Basel’s Theater, which features a variety of operas, dance performances and plays. Outdoor enthusiasts will love exploring Wanderwege, a collection of scenic marked hiking trails.
Making the Most of Your Basel Holiday
If you’re looking for cheap hotels in Basel, be sure to check online for the dates of any large local conventions. If you choose to travel to Basel during these events, we recommend that you book your accommodation well in advance. Early preparation will also ensure that you get the best possible flight deals to Basel. Get to Basel safely on airberlin's fleet, which is one of the youngest in Europe.