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Travel to Germany by Air

Travelling by Air

Travel to Germany by plane is easy. Germany is served by more than 100 international airlines. Airlines fly into Germany from all over Europe providing a very good service at any time of the year.
Germany's Lufthansa , together with its Star Alliance partners, offers the most frequent and extensive services to make your travel to Germany safe and comfortable.
The global route network and coordinated schedules of the Star Alliance partnership link Germany with a total of 795 destinations around the world.
The most important airports are Frankfurt, Munich, Berlin/Tegel, Cologne/Bonn and Hamburg.
Getting to and from the airport is simple as almost every Germany airport is well connected to public transportation.

Frankfurt airport has one railway station for regional trains and one for long-distance services. The city centre is approximately 20 minutes by rail from the regional station, or 30 minutes from the long-distance station. A taxi costs around €20 and takes between 20 and 30 minutes, depending on traffic.

Munich airport is connected to the S-Bahn suburban railway network. The city centre is about a 40 minute ride away. A taxi costs around €50 and takes between 35 and 40 minutes.

Berlin Tegel airport is connected to the underground rail network by shuttle bus. It takes about 30 minutes to reach the city centre. By taxi it is a 15 or 20 minute ride, and costs around €15.

Cologne/Bonn airport is a 25 minute bus ride from Bonn's central railway station. Cologne's main railway station is approx. 15 to 20 minutes by suburban or regional train. By taxi, it takes around 15 minutes from the centre of Cologne or Bonn to the airport. The cost is around €25 from Bonn and approx. €35 to 40 from Cologne.

Hamburg-Fuhlsbüttel airport is linked to the underground and suburban railways by shuttle bus. The journey takes 35 to 40 minutes. From the main railway station, the airport is a 25 to 30 minute ride on the Airport Express. A taxi from the city centre costs around €16 and takes between 25 and 30 minutes.