Nordallee 25, 85356 München, Germany
IATA airport code: MUC
Also known as Franz Josef Strauss Airport.
Where is Munich Airport?
Munich Airport is the second busiest airport in Germany and consists of Terminal 1, Terminal 2, Satellite Terminal 2 and the München Airport Center (MAC). The airport is located northeast of the capital of the German state of Bavaria (Bayern), close to the town of Freising. Munich Airport is easily accessible via motorway A92 München-Deggendorf, take exit 6 (Flughafen München) from the south or exit 7 (Freising-Mitte) from the north.
What is the distance from Munich Airport to the centre of Munich?
By car, it takes just over half an hour to get from Munich Airport to the city centre. The distance between the airport and Munich’s central square Marienplatz is 38 kilometres.
Which airlines fly to and from Munich Airport?
- British Airways
How to get from Munich Airport to Munich?
Public transport – S-Bahn (Munich)
The S-Bahn is the most common means of transport between Munich Airport and the city centre. You can choose for S-Bahn S1 which runs through the west of Munich or S-Bahn S8 that runs through the east of Munich. S-Bahn S1 takes 46 minutes to get to München Hauptbahnhof, travel time by S-Bahn S8 to the main railway station is 41 minutes. The centre of the city (Marienplatz) can be reached rather quickly by S-Bahn S8 (38 minutes), whereas S-Bahn S1 needs more time to get there (49 minutes). S1 and S8 run with 20 minutes intervals during both day and evening to and from the airport. Thus you have a travel option every 10 minutes. An adult ticket is much more expensive (€ 11.20) than a ticket for children (€ 1.40). You can also buy an Airport-City-Day-Ticket from the ticket machines for € 12.80 per person if you want to make more frequent use of public transport in Munich. Children from 6 up to 14 years pay only € 3.10 for this ticket. An Airport-City-Day-Ticket is valid on the entire MVV network (Münchner Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund) on the day of purchase until 06:00 the following morning. It is also possible to buy a ticket for a group of five adults, for which the price is € 23.90. Two children from 6 up to 14 years of age are considered as one adult. Please consult website and timetables S-Bahn S1 and S8 for more information.
The Messe München is also accessible by public transport from Munich Airport, but you have to change once or twice. Next to this, a journey takes over one hour. Fortunately, there is an alternative, during some trade fairs in Munich shuttle buses run between Munich Airport and Munich Trade Fair. These periods the bus service Airport-Tradefair-Express leaves every 30 minutes from Terminal 2 and runs via Terminal 1 Area A and Terminal 1 MAC to the international exhibition and congress center. Travel time is around 45 minutes. Ticket prices are not high, € 8.00 for a single trip and € 13.50 for a return. You can buy tickets easily online. Please consult website Messe München for more information.
How much does a taxi cost from your front door to Munich Airport?
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How much is the taxi fare to and from Munich?
Taxis are usually waiting outside each exit of Terminal 1, here you can grab a taxi to your final destination. At Terminal 2 there is one taxi rank for all taxis. A taxi ride to Munich costs between € 60 and € 70. Make a taxi reservation Munich Airport through YATTAXI, an online booking platform for reliable and reasonable priced airport transfers.
What car rental companies are present at Munich Airport?
Between Terminal 1 and the München Airport Center are ‘Car rental Pickup’ and ‘Car rental Return’ spots of car rental companies Avis, Europcar, Enterprise, Hertz, Budget, Sixt, Thrifty and Buchbinder. Compare prices of well-known car rental companies and local suppliers at Munich Airport through EasyTerra Car Rental, save time and book online.
What are the car parking prices at Munich Airport?
The parking facilities are good and plentiful. Short-term parking is available in the underground garages P1, P2, P3 and P4. Long-term parking is possible in the car parking garages P5, P7, P8 and P20, in the underground garage P26 and outside at P35 (General Aviation Terminal). The cheapest parking spaces intended for holidaymakers (Urlauberbereich, Budgetparken) are parking lots P41 Nord/Süd, P80 and parking garage P81. Premium parking is available in car park P20. Please check out the full list of parking prices Munich Airport.
|Parking prices||P1 – P4, P5, P7 – P8, P20, P26 and P35||P41 Nord/Süd, P80 and P81|
|60 minutes||€ 4||€ 1|
|1 day||€ 31||€ 19|
|2 days||€ 62||€ 29|
|3 days||€ 93||€ 39|
|1 week||€ 217||€ 69|
|2 weeks||€ 249||€ 87|
|3 weeks||€ 249||€ 108|
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