Flying from Funchal
airberlin operates flights from Funchal throughout the year via Madeira Airport (FNC), also known as Funchal Airport. Located in the northeast region of the island, the airport is a short drive from Funchal’s city center.
Madeira Airport Information
With a short runway surrounded by mountains, Madeira Airport (FNC) is a thrilling locale to arrive in and depart from. Innovations were made that earned the airport an Outstanding Structure Award in 2004.
Madeira Airport has one terminal and a runway that has been extended multiple times. This airport services millions of passengers every year aboard both domestic and international flights.
Getting to the Airport in Funchal
Many travelers find it most cost-effective to take a bus to Madeira Airport. A trip on one of the local SAM buses takes approximately 40 minutes. Aerobus also offers a shuttle service, which will typically get you to the airport in about half an hour. If you would like to take a taxi to Madeira Airport, there are services that offer fixed rates depending upon your destination. The airport can be reached by taxi or rental car in about 30 minutes.
Arriving in Budapest
Flights to Budapest with airberlin arrive at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport. airberlin offers regular flight deals to Budapest, so you can experience the intrigue of the city known to some as the ‘Paris of Eastern Europe’.
First Time in Budapest
Budapest is divided into three areas – the Castle district, Buda, and Pest, each of which offer plenty to see and do. The Castle district is a fascinating area, with a large collection of museums and magnificent views of the Danube. Buda and Pest, once individual cities, have since combined to form a city straddling the river, and are connected by a series of bridges, though Pest has the monopoly on exciting nightlife.
For art lovers, tickets to Budapest make it possible to see some unique galleries like the Kassák Museum in Buda, which honors the life of Lajos Kassák, or the MissionArt Gallery, showcasing some of Hungary’s best modern art. For a relaxing experience, try one of the city's famous thermal baths.
Making the Most of Your Budapest Holiday
You can travel to Budapest at any time, but the winter period from December to February can be chilly. There are cheap hotels in Budapest available all year round, though it can be harder to find one during the peak summer season. Arrive in Budapest in comfort and style with airberlin.