The Munich airport is about 30km away (as the crow flies) from the city center and is located in the north of Munich. With a passenger volume of 38.0 million (2011) it ranks number 6 in Europe. In Germany it is the undisputedly number 2
Airport - Tour
All facilities of the airport in a 50 minutes see: An Airport tour makes this unique experience possible for you.
Staff at the Visitor Services accompany you on a tour at the airport in a coach. After leaving the public sector and passenger control the tour continues throughTerminal 1 and Terminal 2, where you pass the two runways and two fire stations. You will see building cargo and maintenance facilities, engine test run status, high tank and a wide variety of operations. During the tour through security field leads each adult must have a valid passport or identity card.
For individual visitors the tours occur at the following times
01.03. - 31.10.
Monday - Friday: 13:30 clock
Saturday, Sunday and holidays: 11:30 clock, 13:30 clock, 15:30 clock
Groups of 20 persons can request an exclusive appointment all around the year from 08:30 clock and 17:30 clock. Of course, we also offer special rates for school and kindergardens.
Enjoy the whole year, the other visitor attractions in the park:
- The visitor center with the Airport Expo,
- The free movies,
- Children MUCi explains the airport,
- The big playground,
- The historic aircraft,
- The visitor hill
- The ADAC rescue helicopter
In 1992 the airport was bulit as a replacement for Munich-Riem and now the new airport is certificated with architectural awards. 2003 the architecturally impressive Terminal 2 was constructed, which is an important step towards a safety developement