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 69,514,414
Munich Airport MUC 46,271,504
Düsseldorf Airport DUS 24,284,745
Berlin Tegel Airport TXL 22,000,430
Hamburg Airport HAM 17,231,687
Cologne Bonn Airport CGN 12,957,828
Berlin Schönefeld Airport SXF 12,725,937
Stuttgart Airport STR 12,159,140
Hanover Airport HAJ 6,324,634
Nuremberg Airport NUE 4,466,864
Leipzig Halle Airport LEJ 2,571,119
Bremen Airport BRE 2,566,183
Dortmund Airport DTM 2,284,202
Frankfurt-Hahn Airport HHN 2,092,868
Dresden Airport DRS 1,762,175
Weeze Airport NRN 1,669,467
Allgäu Airport Memmingen FMM 1,492,553
Karlsruhe Baden-Baden Airport FKB 1,257,585
Münster Osnabrück Airport FMO 1,020,302
Paderborn Lippstadt Airport PAD 735,701
Friedrichshafen Airport FDH 540,298
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