Stuttgart Airport Guide (STR)
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Stuttgart Airport (STR) is located 6 miles south of Stuttgart, Germany. The airport was built in 1939, and was taken over by the United States Air Force after World War II until 1948. In 2012, 9.7 million passengers pass through the Stuttgart Airport, making it the 6th busiest airport in Germany.
Transfer between Terminals
Stuttgart Airport consists of four passenger terminals. Terminals 1, 2, and 3 are all connected in the same building. Terminal 4 is in a separate building but is connected to the other terminals via a walkway. The busiest domestic route from Stuttgart Airport is to Berlin, and the busiest international route is Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
Nearby Airport Hotels
Moevenpick Hotel Stuttgart Airport and Messe, Flughafenstrasse 50, 70629 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany, Located close to airport, this hotel boasts on-site dining and access to a fitness center. Wyndham Stuttgart Airport Messe, Flughafenstrasse 51, 70629 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany, Located just meters from the airport, this pet-friendly hotel offers its guests on-site dining and access to a fitness center.
Transport into Town
Rail: Stuttgart suburban railway S2 or S3 from Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe station is connected to Stuttgart’s Central Rail Station. The journey between Stuttgart Central Railway Station and Stuttgart Airport takes 27 minutes. The Stuttgart Central Railway Station is part of the ICE, EC and IC network and located in the center of the city. Bus: Several bus routes provide direct connections from the region to the airport. Bus stops are centrally located in front of the terminals at the arrivals level.
There is one special lounge inside the Stuttgart Airport. Elli-Beinhorn Lounge is located in Terminal 1 in the Lounge Area on Level 3, and open from 5am - 9pm.
Stuttgart Airport is a hub for the Lufthansa subsidiary Germanwings. Air Berlin is the largest carrier at Stuttgart Airport, with 22.1% of the airport’s passenger traffic. Germanwings carries 19.8% of the passengers at the airport. Lufthansa has 15.8% of the market, TUlfly has 7.2%, and Condor carries 5.1% of Stuttgart Airport’s passengers.
Wireless internet is available throughout the terminal for a fee. Tours of the airport are available for curious travelers. Children’s play areas and arcades can be located throughout the terminals. Stuttgart Airport has extensive dining and shopping options.
Parking is available at Stuttgart Airport. Drivers can discover more information about rates and parking spaces by entering specific travel dates into the Stuttgart Airport Parking Calculator online. Valet parking is also available at Terminal 3.
Cheap Flights to Stuttgart
Historical prices for Stuttgart flights.