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Friedrichshafen Airport

General information

Friedrichshafen Airport is located in the south of Germany, close to the city of Friedrichshafen and Lake Constance (Bodensee). It is after Stuttgart Airport and Karlsruhe Baden-Baden Airport the third largest airport in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.


Where is Friedrichshafen Airport situated?

You can find the airport of Friedrichshafen northeast of the city. By car, Friedrichshafen Airport is accessible via the roads B30 and B31.

How many terminals does Friedrichshafen Airport have?

Friedrichshafen Airport has a small and convenient terminal, the distances are small. You will find the Arrivals hall and check-in desks in the central hall of the terminal. The security check and boarding gates can be reached via the left side of the terminal. The gates of Friedrichshafen Airport are divided into Schengen (A1 – A5) and non-Schengen (B6 – B7).

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Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Friedrichshafen 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.

Airport Distance
Allgäu Airport Memmingen 64km
Zurich Airport (Switzerland) 76km
Stuttgart Airport 115km
Innsbruck Airport (Austria) 146km
Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (Switzerland) 149km
Karlsruhe Baden-Baden Airport 162km
Strasbourg Airport (France) 170km
Bern Airport (Switzerland) 174km
Munich Airport 185km



The distance from Friedrichshafen Airport to the centre of Friedrichshafen is 5 kilometres. By car, it takes 10 minutes to get to the centre of Friedrichshafen.

From FDH Airport to Friedrichshafen City centre by Car
5 km
10 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Friedrichshafen Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Friedrichshafen Airport you can travel by train. Visit the Friedrichshafen Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Friedrichshafen Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Friedrichshafen is about € 15.-. Book your taxi at Friedrichshafen Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From FDH Airport to Friedrichshafen City centre by Taxi
5 km
10 min
€ 15.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Friedrichshafen Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Hertz, 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.

Airport parking

Friedrichshafen Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Friedrichshafen Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Friedrichshafen Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Friedrichshafen Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Friedrichshafen Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Friedrichshafen Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Lufthansa
  • Turkish Airlines
  • British Airways
  • Corendon Airlines
  • Wizz Air


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Friedrichshafen Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


ibis Hotel Friedrichshafen Airport Messe, Friedrichshafen

This 3-star hotel offers modern accommodation directly at Bodensee Airport and near the Friedrichshafen Exhibition Centre. It offers a 24-hour reception and is 3 km from Lake Constance.


Landhaus Vier Jahreszeiten, Eriskirch

This hotel is located a 10-minute drive from the city of Friedrichshafen, situated on the northern side of Lake Constance (Bodensee). Landhaus Vier Jahreszeiten offers traditional-style rooms with free WiFi.


aika seaside living hotel, Friedrichshafen

Featuring free WiFi, a restaurant and a sun terrace, aika seaside living hotel is located directly by the lake in Friedrichshafen, 3.5 km from Fairground Friedrichshafen. Each room at this hotel comes with a flat-screen TV with cable channels.

Hotels in Friedrichshafen

Looking for the best hotels in Friedrichshafen? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


PLAZA Hotel Buchhorner Hof, Friedrichshafen

Just a 2-minute walk from Friedrichshafen Stadt Train Station, this family-run, the hotel offers fine Swabian cuisine and Wi-Fi internet access. Lake Constance is a 5-minute walk away.


SEEhotel Friedrichshafen, Friedrichshafen

This modern hotel in centrally located in the town of Friedrichshafen, between the railway station and the shore of Lake Constance. Free WiFi access is available. The SEEhotel Friedrichshafen offers stylish, cosy and fully air conditioned rooms.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Friedrichshafen 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!


Konstanz: Christmas walk, fun christmas game and Challenge

Walk through Konstanz and experience a fun christmas adventure and team game. Solve challenges, puzzles and christmas related tasks. Great fun, outdoor activity and christmas party.


From Zurich: Private 4 Countries in 1 Full-Day Tour

Discover 4 neighboring countries in 1 day with this private tour. Explore the towns of Vaduz in Liechtenstein, Bregenz in Austria, Lindau and Meersburg in Germany and Stein am Rhein in Switzerland.

Tour & transport

Constance: Guided City Tour

Discover the highlights of the city center of Constance on a walking tour with an expert guide.


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