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 Skiathos
Many tourists visit the Greek Islands in the Aegean Sea each and every year, and with good reason: they are beautiful in terms of their culture, their people, their climate and their surroundings. If you travel to Skiathos, you will find that this island, with its beaches, galleries and waterfront ‘tavernas’, is no exception.
First Time in Skiathos
After flights to Skiathos, new visitors quickly feel right at home. You can find cheap hotels in Skiathos, all of which put you conveniently close to numerous beaches and other tourist attractions. Skiathos has 65 beaches from which to choose, as well as bars, parks, monasteries and much more.
If you wish to add variety to your trip and not spend all of your time at the beach, you can also go mountain biking along the many trails crisscrossing the mountains of Skiathos. For even more adventure, make your way to Il Kastro, an old and eerie pirate-resistant settlement.
Making the Most of Your Skiathos Holiday
There is no bad time to book tickets to Skiathos; however, if you want to enjoy the best weather and better flight deals to Skiathos, consider planning your trip during May or September. Book your next Skiathos flight with airberlin to enjoy attractive air ticket fares.