Munich Franz Josef Strauss Airport in Munich, Germany

Munich Airport

Munich Airport is an International airport located in Germany in the northeast of Munich. Star Alliance and Lufthansa utilize the airport as a hub. The airport is the second busiest airport in Germany and in 2011, the airport handled 37.763,701 passengers.

Munich Airport is designed to be a comfortable atmosphere with a great deal of activity for flyers to pass the time while they wait for their flight’s departure. Among the airport’s highlights include a historic aircraft which offers travellers a journey to the pioneering days of aviation. Flyers are able to climb into the cabins of the Super Constellation and Ju 52, and enjoy a film that takes your through the wonderful world of aircrafts. Also featured is a 60 seat cinema that shows movies on aviation themes and is free of charge to all patrons of the airport. The Visitors Park features mini golf which is great family fun entertainment while travellers wait for their flight’s departure. Other highlights at the Visitors Center include Kinderterminals that are special “children’s terminals” which allow children an insight of the airport.

Travellers have a variety of services that include ATMs, charging stations, baby changing facilities, lounges for professionals equipped with office equipment and wireless Internet, postal boxes, a lost and found, first aid stations, and restaurants and shops. In fact, the airport has a number of restaurants and shops for flyers to spend hours relaxing and enjoying while they wait for their flight. The airport also features bars and lounges that offer flyers and airport patrons the ideal spot to relax and enjoy an alcoholic beverage while they wait for their flight.

The airport is a beautiful and that features a number of art displays, is climate controlled for comfort, offers large gate waiting lounges, and special services and facilities for families travelling with children.

Travellers with special needs are offered a number of services which include terminal check in, hotel rooms that are adjacent to the terminals, important telephone numbers for the disabled, wheelchair access and facilities, mobility service and special pre-boarding privileges.


Airport Parking and Transfers

Munich Airport features a number of parking options which include Park, Sleep and Fly, women’s parking, short term parking, long term parking, security parking, extra wide vehicle parking, valet parking and parking for those with special needs.

Ground transportation from the airport comes in a variety of forms which include train, taxi, hotel shuttles, car rentals, limos and bus services.