Book well in advance if you are arriving during ski season. Compare prices from all the top car rental Bern Airport companies by searching for a quote here at carhirecomparison.ie today. Bern (Berne) is situated in Switzerland and is the countries capital city. German is the main language spoken in the city although it is Swiss German or Bernese. A world historical site since 1983, Bern has so much to offer tourists in the shape of wonderful architectural delights as well excellent nearby slopes for ski holidays.
One of the most popular sights in Bern is the Zytglogge which is a medieval style clock tower which contains moving mechanical figures. In the old town of Bern you will find plenty of excellent shopping opportunities. Your magic plastic cards could take a real beating here 😉
For excellent views of the city head for the Garden of Roses while the Federal Palace which is home to the government is also worth a stop off.
The official name of Bern Airport is Bern Belp due to its proximity to the town of Belp. At the time of writing there are five airlines currently operating from the airport. Air France fly to Paris Orly while Darwin Airlines fly to Majorca. Flybe offer several flight options from the UK including routes from Manchester, Gatwick, Birmingham and Southampton.
There are some excellent ski resorts near Bern which are just an hour or less away by road such as Interlaken, Adelboden and Grindelwald . Chamonix is around two hours away from Bern. Zurich is about a ninety minute drive from Bern while Geneva is reachable in around two hours or less.