The biggest airports in the Old Continent

Nowadays, almost all of bigger cities in the Europe have airfield. The same is in USA, Canada or Australia. Buying flight tickets is much more common for people, then it was fifteen years earlier. But there are some large airfields in the world, scales of it are often bigger then size of a small town. Airfields like that are capable to send tourists to antipodes with one tour! They are so huge, that sometimes you may need a map to avoid getting lost.

Airport Charles de Gaulle Paris

This laid 23 kilometers out of Paris airfield, is second in the Europe and seventh in the world (if we are thinking about number of checked passengers per year) . There are three terminals. First one is for international connections, second one is for Air France only, 3rd one is for owners of low-price cheap flight tickets. To arrived here from the middle of Paris, you have to take a cab (50 Euro), or train. But get ready for road lasting almost one hour. Near to the airport you find some hotels and motels. In first terminal you’ll find many of galleries, shops, pubs and boutiques.


Airfield Frankfurt (Germany)


This airport is the biggest in country. Situated ten km from the city, contains 2 terminals. They are separated from each other, but there is a train driving between it for free. At airfield are staying planes from over one hundred airlines corporations. There is no problem to get flight tickets to any plane at the airfield area. To get here you could rent a cab (20 Euro), take a bus or take your own car – there is many of parking spaces, long and short terms. Also, there is a train stop, you may get here straightly from almost every town in country.

Amsterdam Schiphol’s Airport (Netherlands)

The largest airport in this neighborhood, was build in early XX th century. There is just one terminal, divided into 2 parts : first for Departures and another for Arrivals flights (there). Airfield laid close to main route, so you may easy get here by car or taxi. The cheapest choice will be train – journey from old town costs few Euro. Also you may arrived here from Rotterdam, Utrecht, Haga and others, by city bus. At the airport’s area you can rent a car, have lunch, get flight tickets, get few groceries, and even drink a liquor in local bar.

Heathrow Airport in London (United Kingdom)

It is first one in Europe and 3rd in the world – past year, 70 millions of passengers were checked at Heathrow airport. Also, this one own the highest number of internationals flights. It has 5 terminals, reserved for ninety airline firms, and it cooperate with almost one hundred countries (find out more). Inside you can find plenty of bistros, bars, markets and galleries. It is one of six airfield in London area, you might get here easily by bus or cab – there is highway close to it. Also, you might take a city bus or choose train – there is a railway stop near to Heatherow.

If you want to be sure, that you don’t need to interchange in time of your journey, just get flight tickets for plane coming from some of the airports above. You will find there planes flying all around the Earth without any stops. And those airfields are still getting bigger.

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