Flights from Dublin Airport
Flights from Dublin depart from the city's main airport, which is located 10 kilometres to the north of the city centre. It has two terminals, both of which are served by a range of transport options, although there is no direct rail link. To compensate, the airport has a range of bus routes to take passengers all over Ireland. The Air Link and Airport Hopper services are dedicated airport routes that run directly into the city centre.
Alternatively, it is possible to park at Dublin Airport, which has some 14,400 spaces allocated to long-term travellers and 3,600 short-stay spaces on offer, as well as provision for disabled parking. Regular travellers who are members of the Airport Club benefit from discounts in the short-stay car parks, as well as being fast-tracked through security.
Passengers on the flights Dublin offers can enjoy a range of shops in The Loop to keep them entertained before flying. The Click & Pick Up service also enables travellers to order duty free goods online and collect them at the airport, either on the way out or on their return journey. Passengers are also offered a host of restaurants and dining options, ranging from quick sandwiches to more leisurely sit-down meals and bars, including a champagne bar. For passengers seeking a comfortable and relaxing experience, the airport also provides executive lounges that can be used for up to three hours for a small charge. The facilities include a business centre with free Wi-Fi and complimentary refreshments and newspapers.
The best deals on flights from Dublin to Beijing can be found at ebookers.ie, where accommodation and car rental can also be arranged.
Airports in Beijing
Beijing is the largest and busiest airport in China. It is serviced by United Airlines, Egypt Airlines, British Airways, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Continental Airlines, as well several others. You can use ebookers to book domestic and international flights for many airlines servicing this airport. When you fly into Beijing, your flight will land at Beijing Capital International Airport, which is located in Chaoyang, approximately twenty miles from downtown Beijing.
Transportation from Beijing Capital International Airport
There are numerous options available to get to the city centre Beijing from the airport. You can take a taxi from the airport, which costs a minimum of ¥10 plus charges for mileage plus time in some instances. If you take a taxi, make sure it is a certified taxi by checking the car's signage and the driver's identification card. You can also take a shuttle, which has an average cost of ¥16 per person for a single trip from the airport. The airport bus is another option, which ranges from ¥2 to ¥5 per person for a one-way ticket.
Weather in Beijing
With summer temperatures soaring into the 30s during the day and the 20s at night, lightweight clothing is ideal to keep you cool. During the winter, daytime temperatures hover just above freezing, and night-time temperatures dip below 0ºC, so wearing layers with a warm coat, a pair of gloves, and a hat is necessary to stay warm. Fall and spring temperatures range from 10ºC to 15ºC, so bring a lightweight jacket, long-sleeve shirts, and long pants. If you travel in July or August, bring a rain coat or umbrella, as these are the months when rain is most common.
Beijing's Major Attractions
The summer months are the most popular time of the year to visit Beijing because many of the attractions are outdoors. The Imperial Gardens and Mausoleums, the Great Wall of China, Tiananmen Square, and the Forbidden City are some of the most popular sites in Beijing. Many visitors also visit at least one of the many temples located in the city. March to August is usually the least expensive time of year to visit Beijing. Customers using ebookers can search through a range of flights to Beijing to find one matching their needs.
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