138 ratings 58% recommend
airberlin, Germany's second largest airline, flies to more than 160 destinations in nearly 40 countries. Founded in 1978, airberlin operated its first flight in 1979 from Berlin to Palma de Mallorca. airberlin is currently headquartered in Berlin, and its hubs and focus cities are Berlin-Tegel Airport, Düsseldorf International Airport, Nuremberg Airport and Palma de Mallorca Airport.
airberlin provides up to two classes of service on its flights.
Business Class passengers enjoy a reclining leather seat, complimentary meal service, priority check-in, priority baggage delivery and limousine service to and from Abu Dhabi International Airport, Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport and Chiang Mai International Airport.
Passengers traveling in Economy Class enjoy shared video programming, complimentary beverages and snacks on short-haul flights and complimentary meals on long-haul flights to Asia, North America, South Africa, and the Caribbean.
Non-alcoholic beverages are complimentary to all passengers, and alcoholic beverages may be purchased in the Economy cabin. On flights up to four hours in length, airberlin provides complimentary snacks. On flights longer than four hours in duration, a range of complimentary bagels, baguettes, nibbles and chocolate bars will be served. On all airberlin routes with a flight time between 60 minutes and six hours, airberlin offers for purchase freshly prepared gourmet meals designed by Sansibar, which can be pre-ordered in advance of your flight.
On airberlin's long-haul flights to Asia, North America, South Africa and the Caribbean, each passenger in Economy Class will be served a main meal with a choice of two hot dishes, and a cold meal or snack.
Business Class passengers enjoy complimentary meal and beverage service.
Passengers in Economy Class enjoy audio programming and television programming on shared monitors. On flights over four hours, a movie will be shown. Business Class passengers enjoy personal monitors with a selection of movies and audio programming shown on a loop.
airberlin's newest Business Class seats, which are available on select long-haul routes, have in-seat power outlets.
airberlin's fleet includes the following aircraft types*:
*Please note that airberlin might have several configurations of a specific aircraft type, so please check SeatGuru for seat map information and recommendations on the best seats for your flight.
airberlin cooperates closely with the airlines TUIfly and LGW, a regional German airline. Additionally, airberlin codeshares with other airlines, including the following:
airberlin has filed a declaration of membership with the oneworld alliance, and full membership is expected in 2012.
topbonus is airberlin's frequent flyer loyalty program.