The third largest airport in Germany and the largest airport in North Rhine-Westphalia is Düsseldorf Airport, located in North Rhine-Westphalia’s state capital. It is centrally located only 4.3 miles from Düsseldorf and serves close to 19 million travelers every year. The airport also includes an Airport city, which houses businesses, a cinema and hotels.
Airlines and Destinations
Düsseldorf Airport serves as a hub for both Lufthansa and Air Berlin. These two airlines account for the airports’ first and second largest airlines, offering approximately 300 flights to 53 destinations scattered throughout the world. The largest foreign airline to operate out of Düsseldorf is Turkish airlines.
On average there are over 60 airlines offering approximately 750 flights per day to 189 non-stop-destinations from 53 countries; this makes this airport the perfect travel gateway for this region.
Düsseldorf Airport features three terminals for large airlines and international flights. It also has an executive terminal for private and corporate flights. Unlike many international airports, which can be confusing and stressful, all the terminals connect to a central concourse. This makes the airport easy to navigate and facilities layovers.
Düsseldorf Airport offers numerous business lounges for your convenience. Check out the British Airways Terrance, the Emirates and the Lufthansa Business Lounge. ATMs are located throughout the airport, with two ATMs in departures and one ATM in arrivals. Conferences centers are available. The Wöllhaf Conference Center offers state of the art technology in each of its 24 rooms.
The airport also offers more than 40 restaurants, coffee shops and 62 retail shops you can find everything from last minute gifts to ways to fill the time between flights. In addition to the retail shops, you will also find the standard airport duty free shops. The nearby Messe Düsseldorf boasts a trade fairground with more than 40 events annually and is only 500 meters away from Airport City- a state of the art business park spread over an area of 232,000 square meter. Of late, the airport has also increased the range of tours to 40 per week.
The Düsseldorf Airport is designed to provide a unique travel experience. It is designed to provide a relaxing and stress free experience.