Lufthansa at Munich Airport

Munich, the Bavarian capital’s airport, is one of Germany’s largest airports and one of Lufthansa’s most important hubs.

Getting there

Munich Airport is situated approximately 35 kilometres to the north-east of Munich, the capital of the State of Bavaria, and is easy to reach – by car, bus or train.

All the information about getting to the airport

Terminal plan

In Terminal 2, constructed exclusively for Lufthansa, the airline and all its partners are together under one roof. Look forward to a terminal that is perfectly attuned to your needs.

Detailed view terminal plan (PDF Download)

Check-in/baggage check-in

At Munich Airport late-night check-in, check-in machines and a special Lufthansa family check-in for families with children under 12 are available.
All passengers can check in their bags conveniently and quickly by using the self-service baggage check-in kiosks on the Terminal 2 Departures level.

All the information about check-in
All the information about the self-service baggage check-in kiosks


Passengers who are travelling on an etix® – Lufthansa’s electronic ticket – are able to use the Lufthansa Quick Boarding Gates at Munich Airport.

Priority boarding is available to all Business Class passengers, HON Circle Members, Senators and Star Gold card holders.

All the information about boarding

Your direct route to the mountains

Munich Airport is the ideal starting point for travel to the nearby mountains. Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Kitzbühel, Zillertal or the Wilder Kaiser-Brixental region: you can reach the best hiking and skiing areas in Germany and Tyrol in only two hours.

Further information on hiking and skiing areas

Top Services

Free 24 hour Wi-Fi

Passengers and visitors can now use Munich Airport’s Wi-Fi free of charge for 24 hours a day. Once registered, users can then surf during their next visit without having to register again. The service is provided via the Deutsche Telekom HotSpot portal.

Find out more about free Wi-Fi

InfoGates makes orientation easier

The interactive InfoGates show passengers the quickest way to their gate and provide information about the current status of their flight or changes to the departure time or gate. They also enable passengers to contact information centre staff via video conference and help them to get their bearings at the airport.

Find out more about the InfoGates

Other services at Munich Airport

There are many services and facilities available to you at Munich Airport such as, for example, women-only parking spaces, prayer rooms, children’s play areas and sleeping cabins.

Other services and information

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Heli Service

Take a helicopter to the mountains

Whether it’s Garmisch-Partenkirchen, the Zillertal, Kitzbühel or Skiwelt Wilder Kaiser-Brixental, this winter you can get to the nearby ski areas even faster with the helicopter service.

Contact details for booking:
Tel.: +49 89 21547172

Lufthansa Airport busses und shuttles

Enjoy comfort of the usual Lufthansa high quality on your way to/from the airport. Travel conveniently on the Lufthansa airport bus or on the shuttle services operated by our cooperation partners.

More information on airport buses and shuttles

Lounges at Munich Airport

Seven Lufthansa Lounges distributed throughout Terminal 2 and in close proximity to the departure gates invite you to relax, freshen up and feel at home in Munich.

Overview of the lounges at Munich Airport (PDF download)

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