Check-in & Luggage

All information around your flight


Check-in & Luggage

Better prepared. Take off more relaxed. All information about the flight.

Check-in

Your way to Check-in

 

Online Check-in

Online Check-in

Check in online up to 24 hours before departure conveniently from home or on the road.

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Check-in at the counter

Check-in at the counter

All information concerning Check-in procedures at Frankfurt Airport.

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Check-in machines

Check-in machines

Some airlines offer the opportunity to check-in at automated Check-in machines.

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AiRail Check-in

AiRail Check-in

Lufthansa Express Rail Customers can check-in for their flight at the train station.

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Evening-before Check-in

Evening-before Check-in

Check in your luggage conveniently the night before and save time on the day of travel.

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Luggage

Helpful information regarding your luggage

Luggage Regulations

Luggage Regulations

Luggage allowances vary from airline to airline. Please inform yourself about regulations.

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Hand Luggage

Hand Luggage

Please observe the rules on carrying liquids and gels in hand luggage.

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Self-service baggage kiosks

Self-service baggage kiosks

At Frankfurt Airport you currently have the option of checking in your luggage at self-service baggage kiosks.

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Allowances on Items

Allowances on Items

There are limits on the permitted quantities and values. Please inform yourself before packing.

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Baggage Carts

Baggage Carts

The baggage cart system ensures that every passenger can find a baggage cart in all public areas.

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Baggage Storage

Baggage Storage

Our Baggage Storage takes care of your baggage so you can look around at Frankfurt Airport without any additional load.

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Baggage Wrapping

Baggage Wrapping

Wrap your luggage for more security. We recommend it for bulky baggage.

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Bulky Items

Bulky Items

You can check bulky luggage at your airline's regular check-in counter.

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Currency Restrictions

Currency Restrictions

There are rules on cash and cash equivalents when traveling. Please be informed before traveling.

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Endangered Species

Endangered Species

Rules for the protection of endangered species apply when traveling. Please be informed to avoid disturbances.

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Biosecurity Rules

Biosecurity Rules

Rules and advice on carrying plants in your luggage when coming into the EU

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Product Piracy

Product Piracy

Important information about product counterfeiting and legal issues.

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All about the flight - everything important for a relaxed trip at a glance

Please inquire about your airline's luggage regulations as those may vary depending on your airline.

Prepare Well. Before leaving home:

Prepare well. Packing:

  • Put rechargeable batteries, power banks and e-cigarettes inside your carry-on bag
  • Follow the rules on liquids and gels in carry-on bags (100 ml containers in a plastic bag with a max. capacity of 1 liter)
  • Don't take any prohibited items (e.g. blades longer than 6 cm, pepper sprays, ect.)

Prepare well. At the security checkpoint:

  • Put small items in jacket pockets (e.g. coins, watches and keys) and take the jacket off
  • Place jackets and liquids in a tray (100 ml containers in a plastic bag with a max. capacity of 1 liter)
  • Place electronic devices in a separate tray (e.g. tablets, e-books and laptops)

Prepare well. At the airport:

  • After Check-in, proceed immediately to the security check
  • Use automated passport control lanes (EasyPASS) if possible
  • Pay attention to the information displayed on the monitors as gate changes might occur