Charter flights to Friedrichshafen from the UK run mainly to provide transport for package holidays, excess seats are sold off on a flight only basis. The cost of these seats is usually cheap when compared to scheduled flights. Charter airlines can offer these Friedrichshafen cheap flights by offering more restricted services than the major scheduled or low cost airlines.
Friedrichshafen is located on the northern shore of Lake Constance in southern Germany, close to the borders with Switzerland and Austria. The lake is a nature reserve, with visitor trails along the lakeside promenade. Friedrichshafen's biggest claim to fame is being home to the Zeppelin Airship Company, and there is an interesting museum close to the lake shore. In recent years, modern airships have been built and can be booked for sightseeing tours. The Christmas market held here each year is one of the highlights of the town's calendar. Friedrichshafen is also a great base for skiing.