With 83 million inhabitants, Germany is one of the biggest countries in Europe. There is plenty to see and do from North (the port of Hamburg) to South (the nature of Bavaria) and West (Cologne Cathedral) to East (Berlin Wall). There are many airports in Germany, especially in the western part of the country.

The largest airport in Germany is Frankfurt Airport. In terms of passenger traffic, Frankfurt Airport is the number four in Europe. A new airport will be opened in Berlin in 2020. With the opening of this new airport Berlin Brandenburg Airport, Berlin Tegel Airport and Berlin Schönefeld Airport will be replaced. You will find information on most German airports on this page.

Practical information about Germany:

Time zone: Central European Time +1
Currency: euro
National Day: 3 October
Airport: flughafen

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What are the busiest airports in Germany?

Airport IATA Passengers
Frankfurt Airport FRA 64,505,151
Munich Airport MUC 44,594,516
Düsseldorf Airport DUS 24,640,564
Berlin Tegel Airport TXL 20,460,688
Hamburg Airport HAM 17,622,997
Berlin Schönefeld Airport SXF 12,865,312
Cologne Bonn Airport CGN 12,384,223
Stuttgart Airport STR 10,962,247
Hanover Airport HAJ 5,870,104
Nuremberg Airport NUE 4,186,961
Bremen Airport BRE 2,540,084
Frankfurt-Hahn Airport HHN 2,471,900
Leipzig Halle Airport LEJ 2,361,534
Dortmund Airport DTM 2,000,695
Weeze Airport NRN 1,885,811
Dresden Airport DRS 1,706,563
Karlsruhe Baden-Baden Airport FKB 1,240,548
Allgäu Airport Memmingen FMM 1,179,875
Münster Osnabrück Airport FMO 962,348
Paderborn Lippstadt Airport PAD 737,053
Friedrichshafen Airport FDH 517,309
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