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Stuttgart Airport

Stuttgart International Airport (STR)

Overview

Stuttgart Airport is one of the top ten busiest airports in Germany and serves more than nine million passengers each year. It is just outside of Stuttgart, in Southern Germany, and it is well-connected to the town via public transport networks.

The airport itself features four terminals linked to each other via a linear corridor. There are plenty of parking options at Stuttgart Airport as well as loads of restaurants and retail outlets to keep passengers entertained while waiting for flights.

Location

The airport is located 8 miles (13km) south of Stuttgart city centre.

Getting to the city

The airport is connected to central Stuttgart by commuter trains, both serving Stuttgart central station. There are several direct bus links to destinations in and around Stuttgart, as well as a 24-hour taxi service, both departing from outside Terminal 1.

Time

GMT +1 (GMT +2 between the last Sunday in March and the last Sunday in October).

Contacts

+49 (0)1805 948-4444.

Car rental

Car hire companies include Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt.

Airport Taxis

Taxi fares for the 30-minute trip into town cost just €30. Taxis wait just outside each of the terminals.

Transfer between terminals

All the terminals are within easy walking distance of one another.

Facilities

Facilities at the airport include two banks, ATMs and bureaux de changes. There are restaurants, bars and fast food outlets, a variety of shops, including duty free shops and wireless Internet access available throughout the terminal building.

Parking

There are many parking options available at Stuttgart Airport. Parking charges range from €2.50-7.00 for the first hour and go up to €18-27 for 12-24 hours.

Departure Tax

None.

Website

www.flughafen-stuttgart.de

Airlines

Flights to Stuttgart Airport come from across Europe and can be booked on airlines such as Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus, Aerosvit Airlines, Air Berlin, Air France, Air Malta, Air Via, Austrian Airlines, Blue Air, British Airways, Bulgarian Air Charter, Carpatair, Cirrus Airlines, Condor, Continental Airlines, Corendon Airlines, Czech Airlines, Delta Airlines, Finnair, Flybe, Freebird Airlines, Germania, Germanwings, Hamburg Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Nouvelair, Pegasus Airlines, Qatar Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Sky Airlines, Sun Express, Swiss International Airlines, TUIfly, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines and XL Airways.

Internet

Wifi is freely available throughout Stuttgart Airport.

Business Lounges

The Wöllhaf Conference and Banqueting Centre has a wide selection of conference and business facilities on offer including fully-equipped business rooms, conference rooms and Internet kiosks.


Stuttgart Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.