Düsseldorf airport: Düsseldorf Airport (DUS)

Düsseldorf Airport

Düsseldorf Airport is Nordrhein-Westfalen's biggest airport and the third largest airport of Germany. Annually, it handles 18 million passengers. The airport has grown much in recent years. More and more major airlines fly from Düsseldorf, with more destinations every year.

Airport codes

IATA airport code: DUS
ICAO airport code: EDDL


Local transport


The Düsseldorf Flughaven railway station is located on the eastern side of the airport. Daily, this station handles approximately 300 trains. A Skytrain (cableway) runs from the station to the airport.

Car and bus

The airport is located approximately 8 kilometers north of downtown Düsseldorf. It is on the A 44.

There is a bus station in front of the arrival hall and at the railway station. Bus service 721 to Tannenhof/Gothaer goes to Düsseldorf Central Station. Service 760 to Ratingen and service SB51 to Kaarst-Rathaus.

Car rental Düsseldorf Airport

The car rental agencies are located at the central arrival hall: Avis, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt and National Alamo. You can also book a rental car at EasyTerra, this website compares multiple car rental agencies and their rates, simultaneously.


Taxicabs are available in front of the terminal. A trip to Düsseldorf costs approximately EUR 20.00. You can book a taxi with tel. +49(0)211 33333.

Parking at the airport

There are several parking options. Underneath and near the terminal there are several parking garages (P1, P2 and P3) for short term parking. There are also several long and very long term parking options. Short term parking costs EUR 3.50 per hour. Long term parking for 1 week costs EUR 63.00. The cheapest options for very long term parking are P23, P24 or P25, for EUR 39.00 per week. Please make your reservation for very long parking on time (tel. +49(0)211 421 6637). There is a shuttle bus service to and from the airport.




The Arabella Sheraton Hotel (tel. +49(0)211 4173 719) is located opposite the terminal. For more hotels and on line reservations, please visit Booking.com. This website offers a wide range of hotels, at competitive (internet) rates.

Shopping and dining

There are a number of shops, restaurants and (snack) bars.


The baggage depot and cloakroom are on the ground floor of parking garage 3. Rate EUR 2.50 to EUR 10.00 per item. Here, you can also hire a porter (tel. +49(0)211 421 2515). It is also possible to have your bags sealed at the departure hall.


There are information desks at the arrival and departure hall. Here you can get information about the airport and timetables.


The Wollhaf Konferenz- und Bankettcenter (tel. +49(0)211 496 230) is located at the gallery. There are 24 modern meeting rooms with varying capacities of 2 up to 300 people. There are also conference rooms available at the Arabella Sheraton Hotel.

There are several lounges at the airport.

Access for disabled people

Düsseldorf Airport´s parking facilities have especially reserved (free) parking spaces for disabled people. Also, the airport has adapted elevators and toilets. The airport has a special service for disabled people (tel. +49(0)211 4210).

Other services

There are banks, exchange offices and ATMs. At the airport there are a pharmacy, children's playground and a prayer room. There is a special service (DFAZ Service desk) for people with fear of flying at hall 5 (tel. +49(0)211 421 71050). There are wireless internet and several internet locations at the airport. It is possible to have a group tour of the airport.




Flughafen Düsseldorf
Flughafenstraße 120
D-40474 Düsseldorf

Telephone, fax, email

Telephone: +49(0)211 4210
Fax: +49(0)211 421 6666
Email: via contact form

Airport codes

IATA airport code: DUS
ICAO airport code: EDDL