The new Frankfurt Pier A


With the new Lufthansa Pier A at Frankfurt Airport passengers now have even more options for spending the time before departure in whatever way they wish. If, for example, they want to have a meal, relax or spend their time reading or strolling around the shops, they have had every opportunity to do so in the new Pier A since it opened on 10 October 2012. In one of the most modern terminals ever built, a whole range of new services is available, surpassing the usual airport amenities.


The benefits of the new Pier A at a glance:

  • Two market places with a total of 70 retail spaces for shops and catering outlets
  • An additional 11 aircraft positions for fewer apron departures
  • Four additional A380 positions at Frankfurt Airport
  • Five new lounges: two Senator Lounges and two Business Lounges in the new Lufthansa lounge design and a First Class Lounge, which in total extend the current lounge space at Frankfurt Airport by 4,660 m2 to 16,460 m2
  • Lounge highlights: WorldShop product displays in the Senator and Business Lounges, DuMont coffee-table books in the First Class Lounge library
  • Open gates with the most modern Quick Boarding machines, more seats, integrated sockets, free WLAN and complimentary daily newspapers
  • Convenient 1.20-m-wide moving walkways
  • Short connection between the new Pier A and the local railway station and the car parks
  • Direct access to the Skyline monorail via Gate A15
  • Quick access to the airport hotels
  • Better orientation through a new route guidance system
  • Air-conditioned jetways with windows create a sense of spaciousness and light while boarding
  • Washrooms and toilets without main entry doors for greater hygiene
  • Public lounges for smokers, with improved smoke extraction systems
  • Two quick bus services (Schengen, non-Schengen)

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