Site Advantages

of Frankfurt Airport

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Business Power

A good index of Frankfurt’s economic strength is based, in particular, on the fact that no other city anywhere in Germany hosts as many corporate headquarters of internationally active enterprises.

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Service Power

No matter what kind of cargo – Frankfurt Airport convinces by offering a fast, reliable and professional handling.

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Location Power

Located in the heart of Europe, Frankfurt’s infrastructure provides nearly perfect conditions for networking air, rail, and road transportation.


Site Power

Frankfurt Airport is home to around 250 airlines, freight forwarders, cargo handlers and other logistics service providers. All of them reap benefits from its attractive location, the region’s economic power, and the ample local supply of well-trained workers.

Special Products

What You need to know

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Representing one of the most important cargo hubs in the world.

Frankfurt Airport is home to many leading international express delivery companies.



Frankfurt Airport is a major hub for international transport of mail and parcels, equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure and technology.



The Animal Lounge at Frankfurt Airport is the world’s most advanced facility for animals traveling by air.

Whether they are tournament horses on their way to the Olympic Games, dogs or cats heading for a holiday with their owners, rhinoceroses traveling to a zoo, or exotic tropical fish from the South Seas, every animal is treated species-appropriate.



Special Products

Valuable goods of all kinds can be safely and appropriately stored at Frankfurt Airport while meeting any special requirements.

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Dangerous Goods

There is a possibility to handle dangerous goods of all kinds (except explosives), as well as to store them for more than 24 hours.

Frankfurt Airport has dedicated areas for the handling of DGR that are controlled by experienced staff who regularly receive training updates.


Perishables and Pharma

Frankfurt Airport offers sophisticated and custom-tailored solutions for the handling of perishable and pharmaceutical products.

An appropriate infrastructure is essential for the handling and transportation of perishables and pharmaceuticals. Frankfurt Airport is one of the world’s leading hubs for temperature-sensitive products offering top-quality facilities that meet industry requirements and all relevant standards.


What's happening at Frankfurt Cargo?


Important notice for all FCS and LUG customers

Advance truck slot booking required as of May 15, 2018 – All deliveries and pick-ups to be booked online via the Fair@Link Door Management System – Enhanced processes will strengthen FRA’s position as Europe’s leading airfreight hub

China Cargo

China Cargo Airlines Begins Cargo Flights Between Shanghai-Pudong and Frankfurt

A new cargo airline strengthens FRA as a cargo hub and improves its position in the Chinese market

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Smart Air Cargo Trailer

Research project to provide solution for autonomous, needs-based shipments and minimize wait times at ramps – Project underscores Frankfurt Airport’s position as an innovation leader in airfreight

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Frankfurt Airport wins “Excellence Award” as Best International Freight Airport

Award from the renowned specialist magazine underscores Frankfurt’s leading position in the air cargo industry

Cargo Flight Schedule

Cargo Flights Overview