The airport is located 3.5km (2 miles) northeast of Friedrichshafen city centre, close to the north shore of Lake Constance (Bodensee).
Am Flugplatz 64
Dialling code: +49
Telephone: 7541 2840
Lufthansa at the airport
How to get there
The airport is clearly signposted from the city centre and is reached easily via the B30 (E54) road.
Local trains run into Friedrichshafen (tel: 0180 699 6633; www.bahn.de) from the airport’s own station immediately opposite the terminal (journey time: 6 minutes; fare: €2). There are regular connections from the two central Friedrichshafen stations to other German cities, as well as destinations in nearby Switzerland.
Local bus route 8 (tel: 07541 31390; www.stadtverkehr-fn.de) operates from outside the airport to the city stations (journey time: 20 minutes; fare: €2). Additionally, numerous (seasonal) shuttles are available to various tourist destinations in the surrounding region (including Switzerland and Austria), details of which can be found on the airport website.
Local taxi companies are available for hire outside the terminal including Airport-Taxi Bodensee (tel: 07541 71700; www.taxi-lutz.de). The journey time into central Friedrichshafen is 10-15 minutes and fares fluctuate from €10-20 depending on distance.
Short-term parking is located immediately outside the terminal, with the first 15 minutes free of charge. For longer periods, car parks 3 and 4 are a little further from the terminal, and linked to the airport by shuttle bus.