Frankfurt Airport is located 12km (8 miles) southwest of Frankfurt city centre.
60547 Frankfurt am Main,
Dialling Code: +49
Tel: +49 1805 372 4636.
How to get there
Frankfurt Airport is directly linked to the A3 (Cologne-Munich) and A5 (Hanover-Basel) motorways, which border the airport’s eastern and northern boundaries. These routes join at the Frankfurter Kreuz junction for access to the airport on the federal B43 road, which connects directly to the city centre. The A67, serving destinations in the south, connects with the A5.
The Regional Train Station (platforms 1-3) is located beneath Terminal 1. From here, S-Bahn (tel: (01805) 768 4636; www.rmv.de) commuter trains (lines S8 and S9) depart for Frankfurt’s Central Station (Hauptbahnhof) (journey time: 15 minutes; fare: €4.25). Trains also run to Offenbach, Hanau, Rüsselsheim, Mainz and Wiesbaden. RegionalExpress (RE) and StadtExpress (SE) trains serve many other destinations.
The long-distance train station (platforms 4-7) is linked via a connector building to Terminal 1. From here, a number of high-speed ICE trains depart to the central stations of Cologne (journey time: 1 hour) and Stuttgart (journey time: 75 minutes) – with connections further afield in Germany and across Europe. These services are operated by Deutsche Bahn (tel: 01806 996 633; www.bahn.de).
Regular buses (tel: (01805) 768 4636; www.rmv.de) stop at the bus station in front of the Terminal 1 arrivals hall and at the bay in front of the arrivals/departures halls of Terminal 2. The journey time to central Frankfurt is about 25 minutes, and the fare €4.25. Bus 61 serves Frankfurt-Südbahnhof; bus 900 serves Obertshausen-Bahnhof; bus 73 serves Kelsterbach; while the Darmstadt Airliner runs to Darmstadt.
There are Lufthansa (tel: (06152) 976 900; www.transcontinental-group.com) shuttles to Hahn Airport, Heidelberg, Mannheim and Strasbourg, stopping in front of Arrivals Hall B, Terminal 1.
Taxis are readily available outside both terminals (journey time to the city centre: 20-30 minutes; fare: from €30).
There are a total of 14,000 parking spaces at Frankfurt Airport – substantial discounts apply for parking booked in advance (tel: (069) 6907 8888). Each of the terminals has a multistorey car park and/or an underground car park providing direct 24-hour access to the terminal: car parks P1, P2, P3, P4 and P5 serve Terminal 1, while P8 and P9 are close to Terminal 2.
There are reserved parking spaces for female drivers in P1, P4 and P5 and a secure car park at Terminal 1, operated by Airport Car Service (tel: (069) 690 27901; www.acs-airport.de).
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