Stuttgart Airport is situated 13km (8 miles) south of Stuttgart.
Dialling code: +49
Telephone: (01805) 948 444
How to get there
Stuttgart Airport is located just off the A8 Karlsruhe-Munich autobahn. From central Stuttgart, head south along the B27 route and turn onto the eastbound A8. Take the ‘Stuttgart-Flughafen/Messe (53A)’ exit and follow the signs for either ‘Ankunft (Arrivals)’ or ‘Abflug (Departures)’.
Stuttgart Airport is connected to central Stuttgart by S-Bahn (tel: (0711) 66060; www.vvs.de) commuter trains S2 (Schorndorf) and S3 (Backnang), which both serve Stuttgart Central Station (journey time: 30 minutes, fare €3.60). The S-Bahn station is in Terminal 1, on level 1.
Stuttgart Central Station is served by Deutsche Bahn (tel: (01805) 996 633; www.bahn.de) trains for destinations throughout Baden-Württemberg, and high-speed intercity, express and regional trains to other cities in Germany and beyond.
There are several direct bus links (tel: (711) 66060; www.vvs.de) to destinations in and around Stuttgart, departing from outside the Terminal 1 arrivals level. The journey time to the city centre is around 25 minutes and the single fare is €3.60.
There is a 24-hour taxi service to Stuttgart (journey time to central Stuttgart: 20 minutes; fare: approximately €30). The taxi rank is situated in front of Terminal 1, on level 3 (Departures). A pre-bookable service is available from Taxi Auto Zentrale (tel: (0711) 551 0000; www.taxi-auto-zentrale.de).
Short-term parking is available in car parks P3, P5 and P7, which are located opposite the terminal buildings. Both short- and long-term rates are available in the covered P4 and P6 car parks and at the P0, P1, P2, P8, P9, P11, P12 and P15 parking areas – the first hour of parking in P0 is free of charge. Parking can be reserved in advance from the airport parking office (tel: (0711) 7224 9776).
Additional parking facilities are available at some nearby hotels, while valet parking is offered from the airport parking authority.
Lufthansa at the airport
At the airport
A Lufthansa information desk is located in terminal 1.
For more information about Lufthansa at the airport, visit http://www.LH.com/At-the-airport
You can relax, take forty winks or get down to some work before your next flight in the Lufthansa and Star Alliance partner lounges at all major international airports.
To the loungefinder