Flights from Stockholm
Stockholm Airport Information
The Stockholm Arlanda Airport is the primary airport serving Sweden's greater Stockholm region. When you use Orbitz.com to book one of the many cheap flights from Stockholm, you are able to choose from any of the major domestic and international air passenger carriers that service the airport. The airport is located roughly 25 miles north of Stockholm, with easy access via E4.
Airport Parking in Stockholm
Two long-term lots are available at the airport. Both offer free shuttle service to and from the main terminal building. The shuttle from the Arlanda Långtid Alfa lot runs from 5 a.m. to midnight, and the Arlanda Långtid Beta shuttle runs from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. Expect to pay between SEK 450 and 520 for one week. Additional long-term lots include the Sky City garage located near SkyCity and Terminals 4 and 5, and the multistory car parks near Terminals 2, 3, 4 and 5. These offer reasonable daily rates, but there are no discounted weekly rates. All of these, except for Arlanda Långtid Alfa, offer advance booking.
Ground Transportation in Stockholm
Train service is available via the Arlanda Express and the Upptåget commuter train. You will disembark the trains in SkyCity between Terminals 4 and 5. Public bus service is also available via Swebus or airport coach. Several cab companies also offer airport transportation. Because taxis are not regulated in Stockholm, you might want to comparison shop to find the best prices. When you use Orbitz.com to purchase your air tickets, you might find that you have saved enough money to hire a private car service to get you to the airport in style and comfort.
Restaurants in Stockholm
The Stockholm airport has 19 cafes, bars and restaurants that serve food and beverages in the public areas before the security checkpoint, and it has another 26 inside the gate areas. You will find a little bit of everything, including McDonald's, Pizza Hut, a food court, Grand Café Stockholm, Segafredo and Sky Grill. Enjoy your trip, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to find cheap flights from Stockholm.
Flights to Cologne
Cologne Airport Information
Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Cologne, Germany, a cosmopolitan hotspot on the river Rhein. Visitors have the choice of using one of three area airports. Cologne Bonn Airport, located at Heinrich-Steinmann-Str. 12 in the district of Porz, is approximately nine miles from the center of Cologne's downtown area. Cologne Bonn Airport is the area's closest international airport with 24-hour service. Another option is Dusseldorf International Airport, which is located at Flughafenstraße 120 in Dusseldorf, a 40-minute train ride to downtown Cologne. Frankfurt Rhein Main International Airport in Frankfurt connects to Cologne's central station downtown by a one-hour high-speed train ride. Visitors with an air ticket and a train ticket have a wide range of options for travel when visiting Cologne.
Cologne Airport Transportation Options
Travelers flying into Dusseldorf International Airport or Frankfurt Rhein Main International Airport should take the train from the airport to Cologne's downtown central station. From there, a taxi, bus or S-Bahn local train service is available to a specific destination. The high-speed train service from Frankfurt costs approximately €58 per passenger. The regular train service from Dusseldorf International Airport is significantly cheaper. Cologne Bonn Airport offers a high-speed train service and S-Bahn local train service. Taking the local train to downtown from Cologne Bonn Airport takes about 15 minutes and costs approximately €2.60 per adult. The taxi service is also an economical option.
Weather Information for Cologne
Cologne is a major point of interest for history and culture, so there is never a bad time to visit. However, one of the most popular times of year to go is November for the Cologne carnival, one of the biggest street festivals in Europe. Cologne experiences a full range of seasons, with weather comparable to that in the United Kingdom or Northern France. July is the city's hottest month, with high temperatures around 85 degrees F. January is the city's coldest month, with temperatures often below freezing. June is ordinarily the rainiest month of the year.
Popular Attractions in the Cologne Area
There are more things to do in Cologne than most people can fit into a single visit. Popular city attractions include Kölner Dom, Die Kölner Synagogue, Hohenzollern Bridge, Claudius Therme and the Romisch-Germanisches Museum. Orbitz.com can help you find deals on admission to area attractions, as well as cheap flights to Cologne.
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