The airport is an important base for German airlines Eurowings and Condor. The airport is one of the 25 busiest airports in Europe with nearly 25 million passengers in 2018. Düsseldorf Airport has the luxury of a railway station (Düsseldorf Flughafen) and a metro station (Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal / S-Bahnhof).
Where is Düsseldorf Airport situated?
Düsseldorf Airport is located north of Düsseldorf and east of the Rhine River. By road, you can reach the airport via exit 31 ‘Flughafen Düsseldorf’ of the A44 motorway.
How many terminals does Düsseldorf Airport have?
The airport has three terminals (A, B and C), all located in the main airport building.
Does Düsseldorf Airport have an Automated People Mover (APM)?
Yes, the SkyTrain monorail connects the landside of Terminal A/B and Terminal C with Parking P4/P5 and the railway station Düsseldorf Flughafen. The cabin railway SkyTrain runs above the airport premises, it’s a fun experience for little children.
A good alternative for flying to or from Düsseldorf Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Germany.
|Cologne Bonn Airport||53km|
|Maastricht Aachen Airport (Netherlands)||81km|
|Eindhoven Airport (Netherlands)||97km|
|Münster Osnabrück Airport||113km|
|Liege Airport (Belgium)||117km|
|Paderborn Lippstadt Airport||133km|
|Antwerp Airport (Belgium)||161km|
|Brussels Airport (Belgium)||165km|
|Rotterdam The Hague Airport (Netherlands)||177km|
|Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (Netherlands)||178km|
|Charleroi Airport (Belgium)||185km|
|Luxembourg Airport (Luxembourg)||189km|
The distance from Düsseldorf Airport to the centre of Düsseldorf is 9 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Düsseldorf.
From DUS Airport to Düsseldorf City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Düsseldorf Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Düsseldorf Airport you can travel by train. Visit the Düsseldorf Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Düsseldorf Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Düsseldorf is about € 28.-. Book your taxi at Düsseldorf Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From DUS Airport to Düsseldorf City centre by Taxi
At Düsseldorf Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Europcar, Enterprise, Hertz, Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation), Budget, Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Düsseldorf Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Düsseldorf Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- SunExpress Deutschland
- TUI fly Deutschland
- Turkish Airlines
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Düsseldorf
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Düsseldorf Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Düsseldorf: German Tour through the Old Town & Beer Tastings
Go on a tour through the old town of Düsseldorf with an authentic guide and taste 4 different dark beers, the "Altbiere". Discover the city's highlights, immerse yourself in the history of brewing and listen to the entertaining anecdotes of your guide.
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