Flying from Florence
Find flights from Florence with airberlin and enjoy the cultural reawakening of experiencing the Renaissance period firsthand, with all its inspiration, creativity and innovation. Florence Airport, Peretola (FLR) is a quick 15-minute drive from the city center.
Florence Airport Information
Florence's nearest airport services flights from 17 airlines connecting passengers to Rome and the rest of Europe. An emphasis on passenger flow was a major goal of the 2006 renovations and today the airport has the capacity to serve up to 2.2 million passengers annually.
Enjoy a meal or a cup of Italian coffee before your flight at one of the airport's several cafés or restaurants. Luxury and duty-free shopping is available to travelers looking to purchase any last-minute gifts.
Getting to the Airport in Florence
A bus to Florence Airport leaves Piazza Stazione every half hour between 05:30 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. A taxi to Florence Airport can get you to the airport in around 15 minutes. There is no train to Florence Airport at present.
Arriving in Barcelona
Charmingly eccentric and undeniably hip, Barcelona and its people defy convention. While its pleasant location along the temperate Costa Brava has inevitably drawn a great many international flights to Barcelona brimming with holiday visitors, Barcelona stubbornly retains its distinctive and intoxicating local flavor.
First Time in Barcelona
There is almost too much to do in Barcelona – it can be overwhelming. Tour the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona) for a look into some evocative Spanish art, or take a day and relax on Barceloneta Beach.
Food lovers will find local fusion cuisine in Eixample as well as the Barri Gòtic. Families should purchase tickets to Barcelona’s Parc d’Atraccions del Tibidabo, a funicular-accessible amusement park at the summit of the city’s mountain overlook.
Making the Most of Your Barcelona Holiday
The region’s year-round mild climate means any time is a good time to travel to Barcelona, though beach-loungers may prefer the warmer summer months. To save money, travelers can easily find cheap hotels in Barcelona’s Barri Gòtic, if they don’t mind the exuberance of evening revelers. Be sure to book your tickets as far in advance as possible to ensure the best flight deals to Barcelona. Avoid airport queues with the convenient Web Check-In service.