Discover Frankfurt Airport during an exciting tour!
The Airbus A380 superjumbo slowly goes into motion. It’s so close you could almost touch it. Right near the airport tour bus, a tractor pushes the world’s largest passenger aircraft out of its position at the terminal. A Fraport employee gives a thumbs-up to the giant bird. Any moment now, the 560-tonne double-decker will take off into the wild blue yonder.
This is everyday routine at Frankfurt Airport; every step of the procedure has been practiced and honed to perfection. Some 1300 aircraft take off and land each day. But the moment in which one of these technological wonders lifts off never ceases to fascinate. And nowhere else in Germany can you take pictures of as many different aircraft types. Frankfurt Airport is one of the world’s largest aviation hubs.
Last year, 58 million people boarded or deplaned here. And the number is continuing to increase as the airport grows. This is also creating new jobs. With 78,000 people now working here, the airport is Germany’s largest place of
Experience the action live right on the apron and airfield; peer behind the scenes of a major aviation hub. We have created tours to satisfy every taste. Would you like to get a close-up view of the A380 maintenance base? Are you interested in our newest airport fire engine, the giant Z8 XXL? Are you fascinated by the sea of lights at the airport after dark? Or are you looking for a special idea for celebrating your child’s birthday? You’ll find all of the above and much more in this brochure. Have fun!