Munich Airport

Munich Airport is situated approximately 35km by road from Munich city centre, in Germany’s south. The current airport began operations in 1992 and has two passengers terminals.

Munich Airport Information

Munich Airport offers a wide range of passenger services and facilities. 24-hour information desks are available in both terminals, as well as a casino gaming arcade in each terminal. There is also a family-friendly visitors park.

Free unlimited Wi-Fi is available throughout the airport for those who need to get in touch with friends and relatives or check emails. There are lawyers’ offices in the airport, as well as meeting and conference facilities, hotels, passenger lounges, and travel agencies located in terminal 2.

In terms of health and medical services, the airport offers pharmacies, doctors’ offices, as well as a full service medical clinic located on level 2 of Terminal 1, called Airport Clinic M.

Shopping and dining services are plentiful, and include fast food outlets, cafes, restaurants, and a number of popular high street brands selling clothing, perfumes, cosmetics, alcohol, gadgets and gifts.

Travel Information

There are a number of ways to get to and from Munich Airport, and the airport is well connected by various ground transport services. There are two train lines (S1 and S8) travelling between the airport and the city centre of Munich, and trains depart roughly every 10 minutes. The Flughafen (Airport) stop is a short walk from both Terminal 1 and 2, and the journey to the city takes around 40 minutes, whichever of the two lines you take.

There are also several bus services to Munich and nearby cities. Buses depart from the bus station in the Central Area close to Terminal 1 and 2, the Vacationers parking lot (P41), and the Visitors Park. Cities accessible by bus from Munich Airport include Berlin, Hamburg,  Nuremberg, and Stuttgart, amongst many others.

If you prefer to take a taxi, there are taxi stands at Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. The trip from the airport to Munich’s City Center should cost no more than around €50 (approx. $72.60 AUD).

For those who wish to hire a car from Munich Airport, you can check online in advance and book your rental before your arrival to ensure you get the best price.

The above information is correct as of August 2016. Please check all travel details and costs closer to your dates of travel.

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 Getting to & from the Airport

Driving hide 

From the city centre in Riem, head southeast on An der Point, turn left to merge onto A94 toward Salzburg/Flughafen Nürnberg/Passau, and merge onto A94. At the interchange 8-Kreuz München-Ost, keep right and follow signs for Stuttgart/Nürnberg. Merge onto A99, keep right to continue on E45, follow signs for Berlin/Nürnberg/Deggendorf/München Flughafen/A9, and merge onto A9/E45. At the interchange 68-Kreuz Neufahrn, keep right and follow signs for A92 toward Flughafen München-Franz-Josef-Strauß/Landshut. At the interchange 6-Dreieck Flughafen München-Franz Josef Strauß, keep right and follow signs for Hallbergmoos/Flughafen München-Franz Josef Strauß. Continue straight onto St2584 then onto Zentralallee.

Trains hide 

There are two lines that depart from the airport to the city centre every 10 minutes. The Flughafen stop is just a few steps from Terminal 1 and 2.For Nordallee and Südallee locations or the visitors park, get off at Besucherpark.

Buses hide 

There are several bus routes that connect the airport to Munich and other surrounding cities. The bus station is located in front of the Central Area, a few steps from Terminal 1 and 2. Other stops are located at Vacationers parking lot (P41), Visitors Park, Terminal 1 Module A/B, and Terminal 2.

Taxi hide 

Taxi stands are located on the arrival and departure level E04 of Terminal 1, along the access ramp for buses and taxis on Terminal 2, and at Level E03 to the north of the Central Area.

 Who flies to Munich Airport

 Munich Airport Contact Details

Munich Airport

Flughafen München,
Nordallee 25,
85356 München,

Tel:49 89 975-00


 Munich Airport Location Details

Longitude:11° 46' 59'' E
Latitude:48° 21' 0'' N

 Airport Location

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