Frankfurt Airport (FRA)
Full Airport Name
Frankfurt Airport, 60547, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
(0)69 6900 or (0)1805 372 4636 (within Germany)
(0)69 690 70081
Number of Terminals
GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)
The airport is amid 12km (8 miles) southwest of Frankfurt
Transfer Amid Terminals
Free Sky Line shuttle trains run amid Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 (journey time: 2 minutes). Chargeless shuttle buses can additionally be begin by the roadside of anniversary terminal.
The airport is anon affiliated to the A3 (Cologne-Munich) and A5 (Hanover-Basel) motorways, which bound the airport's eastern and arctic boundaries and accommodated up at the Frankfurter Kreuz alliance for admission to the airport on the federal alley B43. The A67, confined destinations in the south, connects with the A5.
Each of the terminals has a multi-storey car esplanade and/or an underground car esplanade accouterment absolute admission to the terminal 24 hours a day (tel: (0)69 6907 8887). Cartage should chase the 'P' signs; P1, P2, P3, P4 and P5 serve Terminal 1 parking, while P8 and P9 are for Terminal 2. There are additionally aloof parking spaces for women drivers in the Terminal 1 parking accessories (P1, P4 and P5) and a defended car park, additionally at Terminal 1, offered by the Airport Car Account (tel: (0) 69 690 27901; website: www.acs-airport.de).
Car appoint is attainable from Alamo, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt, with offices amid in Terminal 1, Arrivals anteroom A and in Terminal 2 on akin 3.
Rail: Frankfurt airport has two driver railway facilities. The Regional Alternation Base (platforms 1-3) is amid below Terminal 1. From here, S-Bahn driver trains (lines S8 and S9) abandon for axial Frankfurt and the Hauptbahnhof (central station). Trains additionally run to Offenbach and Hanau, and to Ruesselsheim, Mainz and Wiesbadn. RegionalExpress (RE) and StadtExpress (SE) trains serve abounding added destinations. The AIRail Terminal long-distance alternation base (platforms 4-7) is affiliated via a adapter architecture to Terminal 1. From here, a cardinal of accelerated trains abandon to the axial stations of Cologne (journey time: 1 hour) and Stuttgart (journey time: 75 minutes). Road: Taxi: Taxis are readily attainable alfresco both terminals (journey time to the burghal centre: 20 minutes). Bus: Regular buses stop at the bus base in advanced of the Terminal 1 Arrivals hall, and at the bus bay in advanced of the Arrivals/Departures halls of Terminal 2. Bus no.61 serves Frankfurt-Südbahnhof, bus no.900 serves Obertshausen Bahnhof and bus no.73 serves Kelsterbach, while the Darmstadt Airliner runs to Darmstadt. There are additionally Lufthansa bus curve to Hahn Airport, Heidelberg, Mannheim and Strasbourg, endlessly in advanced of Arrivals Anteroom B, Terminal 1.
Information and Help Desks
Airport advice desks are amid in the Arrivals and Departures halls of both terminals. They are staffed 24 hours a day. There are additionally several touch-screen info-terminals anchored throughout both terminals.
Money and communications: Numerous banks, bureaux de change and ATMs are attainable in Terminals 1 and 2. A cardinal of above German banks action a absolute ambit of calm and all-embracing cyberbanking casework at their branches in the Frankfurt Airport Centre (FAC) adverse Terminal 1. Postal casework are attainable throughout the airport. 3C Communications accommodate 24-hour acclaim agenda phones and faxes, additional Internet access. Deutsche Telekom additionally provides Internet ports at some gates. Eating and drinking: Restaurants, confined and cafés can be begin in all terminal areas, abounding of which are attainable 24 hour. Shopping: There are over 130 shops at the airport, including duty-free and 24-hour newsagents in Terminal 1. Luggage: An escort and porter account is attainable (tel: (0)69 6906 6666). Carriage boxes and crates for beefy accoutrements are attainable at the FGS airport accoutrements account in the Arrivals anteroom B of Terminal 1 and the Arrivals anteroom E of Terminal 2; anxiety should be fabricated in beforehand (tel: (0)69 6905 1211). Left accoutrements and lockers are attainable in both terminals. The absent acreage appointment is anchored on the aboriginal akin of Terminal 1 (tel: (0)69 6906 6359). Trolleys are available. Added facilities: The airport has pharmacies and a 24-hour medical dispensary in Terminal 1. There are assorted children's comedy areas, babyish change apartment and buggy appoint at the left-luggage offices in both terminals.
Conference and Business Facilities
The Airport Appointment Centre (tel: (0)69 690 70500; website: www.acc-frankfurt.de) in FAC offers 28 appointment apartment for up to 200 people, audiovisual equipment, Internet access, secretarial services, interpreters, appointment supplies, videoconferencing and catering. There are additionally presentation apartment for appoint in Terminal 2 (tel: (0)69 690 70291). Abounding of the above airlines accept controlling lounges and the airport's Europe Burghal Club lounge, amid on akin 3 of Terminal 1, is attainable to all for a fee.
Facilities for Disabled Travellers
Facilities for disabled cartage accommodate elevator and admission admission throughout the two terminals, automated doors, acclimatized telephones and washrooms. Disabled cartage should acquaint their airlines of any abetment appropriate above-mentioned to travel. The Fraport accession account provides cat-and-mouse apartment for disabled cartage (tel: (0)69 690 71276). The driver carriage aggregation Behinderten - und Krankentransport Kaster (tel: (0)60 7481 4544) offers carriage casework for disabled travellers to/from the airport. Aloof parking is available. The Sky Line shuttle alternation is wheelchair accessible, while electric buggies are attainable in both terminals. A wheelchair-accessible bus service, able with an ambulance lift runs daily; a door-to-door carriage account is additionally offered (tel: (0)69 979 8770).
There are about 25 hotels either abutting to the airport or alms a chargeless shuttle service, including the Comfort Inn/Feger, Mörfelden-Walldorf, Novotel Airport, Rhein-Main Raunheim and Steigenberger Airport Hotel Frankfurt. The Sheraton Hotel (tel: (0)69 69770) is affiliated to Terminal 1 via a covered walkway. There are absolute blast links to the hotels at the bus stops alfresco the Arrivals breadth A of Terminal 1 and alfresco breadth E at Terminal 2.