Flying from Saarbrücken
All flights from Saarbrücken depart from Saarbrücken Airport (SCN), located just over 15 kilometers from the city center. The airport has one passenger terminal. Because Saarbrücken Airport is not equipped with sky bridges, walk-on and bus boarding are used for all flights. Services for passengers with reduced mobility are available upon request.
Saarbrücken Airport Information
The airport operates an airport store, giving visitors an opportunity to do their last-minute shopping including snacks, reading material, and comfort items. Dining options include two restaurants, a bar and a beer garden. Conference rooms and high-speed Internet allow visitors to conduct business between flights.
Getting to Saarbrücken Airport
There are several options for traveling to the airport in Saarbrücken. The RSW Regionalbus operates a bus to Saarbrücken Airport from Saarbrücken central train station as well as from Blieskastel. A taxi to Saarbrücken Airport from the central train station takes approximately 20 minutes. The Saarbahn tram runs a train to Saarbrücken Airport from its central station. The trams leave every 7-15 minutes. For complete tram information, including exact departure times, contact the Saarbahn main office. Additionally, you can arrange for an airport shuttle. Check with your hotel’s front desk for company options and pick-up times.
Arriving in Gran Canaria
Many tourists think of Gran Canaria as simply a beach destination; however, culture lovers should definitely not hesitate to book flights to Gran Canaria because this island is also home to museums, historic towns and monuments. Similarly, outdoor enthusiasts will find plenty of activities to keep them entertained, including cycling and hiking.
First Time in Gran Canaria
Travel to Gran Canaria’s capital, Las Palmas, and explore the city’s historic center. Don’t miss popular attractions like Casa-Museo de Colón, the luxurious residence of Las Palmas' first governors, and gorgeous Santa Ana Cathedral, which dates back to the 16th century.
Your Gran Canaria
With plenty of attractions for all ages, there’s no reason not to book tickets to Gran Canaria for your family vacation. Take your children to enjoy the rollercoaster rides at Holiday World, or discover the tropical birds at Palmitos Park.
Making the Most of Your Gran Canaria Holiday
With relatively warm, sunny weather year-round, you can look for flight deals to Gran Canaria at any time of the year for the ideal beach vacation. The lowest seasons are between November and December, as well as March to May, when you’re likely to find plenty of cheap hotels in Gran Canaria.