Airports in Frankfurt
The enormous Frankfurt International Airport serves about 53 million passengers per year and is one of Europe's busiest airports. Acting as a continental hub for several major airlines, the airport offers flights to destinations in Europe, North America, Africa, Asia and Oceania.
Frankfurt International's modern terminal offers plenty of services and amenities for passengers, including a casino, shower facilities, and family areas. The Shopping Plaza offers many restaurants and luxury shops as well.
The airport is situated eight miles (13km) southwest of the centre of Frankfurt.
Getting to the city
Frankfurt Airport has trains from two railway stations: the long-distance railway station is at the AIRail Terminal; and there is a local railway station for S-Bahn, regional, and local trains in Terminal 1. Both railway stations are linked to Terminal 2. Buses leave regularly for Frankfurt and other destinations from outside Terminals 1 and 2; tickets can be bought from the bus driver. Various shuttles also operate from the airport, some run by airlines.
GMT +1 (GMT +2 between the last Sunday in March and the last Sunday in October).
Tel: +49 (0)69 6900-66634.
A small commercial airport, located 75 miles (120km) from Frankfurt and Luxembourg, Frankfurt Hahn Airport is less convenient for flights to Frankfurt than those travelling to Mainz, Heidelburg or Koblenz (although there is convenient public transport into Frankfurt as well). For passengers looking to save a bit on airfare, however, Frankfurt Hahn Airport is often a good option as the airport offers cheap flights operated by several low-cost carriers.
Frankfurt Hahn Airport is the epitome of a 'budget' airport, with only a few shops, restaurants and services. Catering to a small niche of travellers, the airport serves just under four million passengers each year.
75 miles (120km) from Frankfurt
GMT +1 (GMT +2 between the last Sunday in March and the Saturday before the last Sunday in April).
Frankfurt International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.
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