Hugo-Eckener-Ring, 60549 Frankfurt, Germany
IATA airport code: FRA
Also known as Frankfurt am Main Airport and Rhein-Main Airport.
Where is Frankfurt Airport?
Frankfurt Airport, operated by transport company Fraport, is located southwest of the city. The airport is one of the busiest airports in Europe, partly because Frankfurt is the business and financial centre of Germany. Frankfurt Airport consists of Terminal 1 (A, B and C) and Terminal 2 (D and E). The airport has four runways, the new Terminal 3 will be opened in 2022.
What is the distance from Frankfurt Airport to the centre of Frankfurt?
The airport is easily accessible by car, taxi and public transport. By car it takes 20 minutes to cover the distance (12 kilometres) between Frankfurt Airport and the centre of Frankfurt.
Which airlines fly to and from Frankfurt Airport?
- British Airways
- United Airlines
- China Southern Airlines
- Aer Lingus
How to get from Frankfurt Airport to Frankfurt and Darmstadt?
Public transport – S-Bahn (Frankfurt)
The easiest way to travel between the airport and Frankfurt is the S-Bahn. The commuter railway lines S8 and S9 leave from Regionalbahnhof at Terminal 1 in the direction of Offenbach Ost and Hanau. The S-Bahn takes you in 12 minutes to Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof, here you can transfer to other trains. If you need to be in Frankfurt’s city centre it is advised to get off at station Frankfurt Hauptwache after approximately 16 minutes. A ticket costs € 4.65 for adults and € 2.80 for children (Preisstufe 4), tickets can be purchased from ticket machines on the stations. A day ticket costs € 9.10 (Tageskarte for one person) or € 15.80 (Gruppentageskarte for up to five persons). On average, every 10 minutes a S-Bahn departs in both directions. Please consult website and timetable S-Bahn S8 and S9 for more information.
Bus transportation – AirLiner (Darmstadt)
The AirLiner bus runs more than 30 times a day between Frankfurt Airport and the main railway station of Darmstadt. The bus leaves every 30 to 60 minutes; travel time is 30 minutes. On the route there are six stops, at Flughafen Terminal 1, Flughafen Tor 3, Flughafen Terminal 2, Darmstadt Mina-Rees-Strasse, Darmstadt Heinrich-Hertz-Strasse and Darmstadt Hauptbahnhof. Nowadays the AirLiner bus makes two additional stops after Darmstadt central train station, namely at Darmstadt Luisenplatz (centre of the city) and Darmstadt Kongresszentrum (Darmstadtium science and congress centre). The prices for the AirLiner are listed below. Please consult website and timetable AirLiner for more information.
|Adults||€ 8.45||€ 16.90|
|Children, 6 up to 14 years||€ 6.60||€ 13.20|
How much does a taxi cost from your front door to Frankfurt Airport?
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How much is the taxi fare to and from Frankfurt?
It takes 20 to 30 minutes by taxi from the airport into the city centre, the taxi fare is € 30. Make a taxi reservation Frankfurt Airport through TaxiTender, an online booking platform for reliable and reasonable priced airport transfers.
What car rental companies are present at Frankfurt Airport?
In both terminals desks of several car rental companies can be found. In section A of Terminal 1 and section D of Terminal 2 you can find information desks of Advantage, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt. There is always at least one provider with a good offer. Buchbinder also has a presence, but only in Terminal 2. Compare prices of well-known car rental companies and local suppliers at Frankfurt Airport through EasyTerra Car Rental, save time and book online.
What are the car parking prices at Frankfurt Airport?
Frankfurt Airport is large and offers many parking options. The Terminal Parking car parks can accommodate 14,000 cars, you can park in P2/P3 at Terminal 1 and P8/P9 at Terminal 2. Car park P4 at Terminal 1 is reserved for Business Parking. The prices for Holiday Parking differ depending on the time of year, there are three different rates. Below are the prices for the period from April to October (Hauptsaison). Please check out the full list of parking prices Frankfurt Airport.
|60 minutes||€ 5||€ 4.50||€ 3.60|
|1 day||€ 30||€ 26||€ 23.50|
|2 days||€ 60||€ 52||€ 47|
|3 days||€ 90||€ 78||€ 59|
|1 week||€ 150||€ 130||€ 59|
|2 weeks||€ 220||€ 160||€ 79|
|3 weeks||€ 290||€ 190||€ 99|
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