Frankfurt airport: Frankfurt-Hahn Airport (HHN)

Frankfurt Hahn Airport

Frankfurt Hahn is an international airport situated in the German Bundesland Rhineland-Palatinate. The airport is located west of Kirchberg at about 120 kilometers from Frankfurt am Main. The airport was built by the Allied Forces after WWII. Hahn is the name of one of the districts where the airport was constructed. The airport is used for passenger and cargo transport since 1993 and handles approximately 4 million passengers and 170,000 tons of cargo annually.

Airport codes

IATA airport code: HHN
ICAO airport code: EDFH


Local transport


There is no direct train to the airport. There are bus services from the airport to Frankfurt and other German towns (see below).

Car and bus

The airport is located about 120 kilometers from Frankfurt am Main. From Cologne take the A61 to Mainz/Ludwigshaven, exit Rheinbollen. Take the B50 until the exit Frankfurt Hahn.

There is a regular bus service to and from Frankfurt, but also to other German towns. The busses to Frankfurt leave from bus stop 22 of the bus station in front of terminal A. The trip to Frankfurt costs EUR 12.00, to Cologne EUR 15.00. Tickets are for sale on the bus as well as at the ticket booth in front of the terminal. For more information, please go to the bus service website.

Car rental Frankfurt Hahn Airport

There are several branches of car rental agencies at the airport: Alamo, Avis, Budget, Buchbinder, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt. You can also book a rental car in advance at EasyTerra, this website compares several car rental agencies and their rates simultaneously.


Taxicabs are available in front of the terminal. You can book a taxi with several companies, such as Taxi am Hahn (tel. +49(0)6 543 3514) or Taxi Konrad (tel. +49(0)6 543 2010).

Parking at the airport

At the airport you can choose between short and long term parking. Short term parking is available at P0, P1 and P5 (EUR 2.50 per hour or EUR 18.00 per day). Long term parking is available at P2, P4, P7 and P8 (EUR 2.00 per hour or EUR 7.00 per day). There is a free shuttle bus service between the parking areas and the terminal. For more information about parking, please send an email.




There are a few hotels near the airport. Such as B & B Hotels (tel. +49(0)65 43 8180-0), Hotel Bergdorf (tel. +49(0)53 26 9191-0) and Hotel Schinderhannes (tel. +48(0)65 43 2018). For more hotels and on line reservations, please visit This website offers a wide range of hotels at competitive (internet) rates.

Shopping and dining

At the terminal there are shops restaurants and (snack) bars.


There are baggage lockers at the terminal near parking P1. Rate: EUR 3.00 per suitcase. For lost and found items, please contact tel. +49(0)6 543 508 010 or tel. +49(0)6 543 509 111. 


There is an information desk at the terminal where you can get information about the airport and timetables.


There is Wi-Fi available at the airport.

Access for disabled people

Disabled people can park for free at parking area P1 right near the terminal's entrance. When entering, just take a ticket and after you have shown your disabled people's parking card you can exit for free. There are adapted toilets at the airport.

Other services

There are ATMs at the terminal and two banks where you can change money. The airport conducts tours (tel. +49(0)6453 501 911). There is an arcade in the building and a go-kart track near building 1001 (tel. +49(0)6453 509 950). A 9 holes golf course is located near the airport. You can rent your Golf clubs there (tel. +49(0)6453 509 560).




Frankfurt Hahn Airport
Building 66
55483 Hahn - flughaven

Telephone, fax, email

Telephone: +49(0)6543 509 113
Fax: +49(0)6543 508 001
Email: via

Airport codes

IATA airport code: HHN
ICAO airport code: EDFH