EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg airport is an important hub for EasyJet Switzerland. This service is part of the EasyJet company, which is considered the largest airline in the United Kingdom in terms of total annual passenger service. Easyjet Switzerland connects Basel to major cities in France, Italy, Germany, Spain, and Portugal. Amsterdam, Brussels, Bordeaux, Hamburg, Lisbon, Nice, Rome, and Venice are on the EasyJet Switzerland schedule. This busy airline also connects Switzerland’s third largest city with popular vacation spots in Europe and the Mediterranean area. The Canary Islands, Balearic Islands, Marrakech, Tel-Aviv, and Thessaloniki are accessible via EasyJet Swizterland.
EasyJet also operates a busy schedule at EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg. This major British airline connects Basel with important U.K. destinations including Edinburgh, Manchester, and London. Antalya, Berlin, Budapest, and Madrid are also accessible via EasyJet flights.
The third busiest airport in Switzerland is well served by Swiss International Air Lines. Switzerland’s national airline offers non-stop flights to Barcelona, Hamburg, Prague, London, and Rome.
EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg is served by a few major airline companies from Switzerland’s good neighbor Germany. Air Berlin connects Basel’s passengers to tourist hot spots such as the Canary Islands and the Egyptian Red Sea resort cities of Hurghada and Sharm el Sheikh. The Spanish islands of Ibiza and Palma de Mallorca in the Mediterranean Sea are also on the list of Air Berlin flights. The low cost airline Germanwings offers non-stop flights to Pristina, the capital city of Kosovo. Pristina can also be reached via XL Airways Germany, a small charter airline.
TUIfly connects Basel with Mediterranean vacation spots such as Corfu, Kos, Heraklion, Rhodes, and the Canary Islands. This German carrier is the only airline to offer non stop flights to the Spanish Balearic Island of Minorca. Germany’s national airline Lufthansa Regional offers direct flights to major German cities such as Frankfurt, Dusseldorf, and Munich.
Air France, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines are some of the major European airline companies that serve EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg. Pegasus Airlines, SunExpress, and Turkish Airlines are busy Turkish carriers that offer non-stop flights to popular destinations such as Antalya, Izmir, and Istanbul.
Since EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg is located on the French-Swiss Border, passengers should be ready to undergo special customs regulations depending on the airlines they are using. There are Schengen and Non-Schengen sections in the main Terminal Building. All of the check-in counters and ticket desks are located in the Departure Concourse of the terminal.