Flying from Antalya
Flights from Antalya are primarily handled through Antalya Airport (AYT), one of three major airports in the southwest of Turkey. Voted the best airport in Europe in 2011, Antalya Airport is located a convenient 10 kilometers from the city and serves over 25 million passengers annually, 80% of whom are international visitors.
Antalya Airport Information
Antalya Airport’s sleek and modern interior design exudes the kind of spotless luxury that one would expect from a major resort destination. Providing travelers with an array of duty-free stores and restaurants, the airport endeavors to be more than just a travel hub; it is really the visitor's first holiday destination. Among its facilities, the airport features currency exchange services and a massive 24-hour parking lot for all passengers and guests. It also provides assistance for persons with reduced mobility.
Getting to the Airport in Antalya
The number 202 bus to Antalya Airport connects each of the three passenger terminals to the city center. A taxi to Antalya Airport is also available for greater convenience. Taxi fares are generally negotiable, though likely more expensive than a bus ticket, on average.
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.