The airport is situated 17 miles (28,5 km) northeast of Munich.
GMT +1 (GMT +2 between the last Sunday in March and the Saturday before the last Sunday in October).
Tel: +49 89 975-00
Transfer to the City
Visitors heading for Munich can use the rapid transit rail services. The station is located in the München Airport Centre. At peak times, departures to and from the airport on rapid transit rail lines S1 and S8 alternate every ten minutes. The journey time between the airport and Munich's Central Station (Hauptbahnhof) is 40 minutes. Travellers can connect to regional and national mainline rail services at Munich's Central Station, Pasing and Munich East (Ostbahnhof). The Lufthansa Airport Bus runs between the airport and the Munich Central Station (one stop in Munich North/ Nordfriedhof). Bus stops are located in front of the München Airport Centre (level 03), at Terminal 1 areas A and D (street level), and Terminal 2's north curbside (level 04). The buses depart at convenient 20-minute intervals from the terminals.
Car hire companies represented at the airport include Avis, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt and Terstappen/Dollar/Thrifty. Cars can be picked up at the Car Rental Center in the München Airport Center. Hired cars can be returned opposite to parking area P26 and north of P9.
Besides the standard airport facilities, Munich Airport offers a traditional Bavarian brewery, pharmacies in both terminals, a huge Medical Centre, meet & assist services, cash dispensers in both terminals, a travel market, church services, prayer rooms, VIP services, child-minding service (free for the first hour) and sleeping cabins (called Napcabs) as well as a free Recreation Area located between the gates H32 and H33 at Level 05 of Terminal 2. Other amenities are two hotels, Kempinski Airport Hotel and Novotel München Airport, the conference center municon, free internet points and free WIFI. The innovative InfoGates help passengers to get their bearings more quickly by offering real time dialogue with Airport representatives. Facilities for disabled customers include wheelchairs, elevators and mobility assistance. Lounge information; the two airport lounges – the Atlantic and the Europe lounge- are both located in Terminal 1. These so-called “common user lounges” are available for all passengers. The charge for Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Eurocard holders amounts to 29,75 Euros. Munich Airport offers luxurious VIP facilities, including limousine transfer and baggage handling, in Terminal 1, Module D.
Munich Airport offers many parking facilities; the best short-time parking options for visitors to the München Airport Center (MAC) and Terminal 1 are the underground car parks P1-4, P9 and also P10. The P5, P7 and P8 underground car parks are suitable for long-term parking (eight days or more). The best option for visitors and guests of the Kempinski Hotel is the P26 underground car park.
Opens 90 minutes prior to departure Closes 40 minutes prior to departure