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Hamburg Airport, also known in German as Flughafens Hamburg (IATA: HAM, ICAO: EDDH), is an international airport located 8.5 kilometers north of Hamburg (Germany), in Fuhlsbüttel quarter, serving as a hub for major airlines such as Germanwings, Condor and EasyJet.

Hamburg Airport is named after Helmut Schmidt, former Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) during 1974 to 1982 period.


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Hamburg Airport is actually the fifth largest airport in Germany, serving more than 130 destinations worldwide. Top 10 busiest international routes from Hamburg Airport are Palma de Mallorca, London, Zürich, Vienna, Paris, Antalya, Dubai, Izmir, Newark and Hurghada.

Hamburg Airport registered a total passenger flow of 16,223,968 on 2016.  

Terminal Information

Hamburg Airport is the fifth largest airport of Germany, serving the second largest city in the country. There is another airport in Hamburg which is private, Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport, which is used as an Airbus Factory.

Hamburg Airport has 2 passenger Terminals:

- Terminal 1:
Hosts international and local flights. Main hub for Oneworld and SkyTeam alliance airlines.
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- Terminal 2:
Hosts international and local flights. Main hub for Eurowings, Germanwings and Lufthansa.
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Facilities and Services

Hamburg Airport offers the following services to passengers:

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The following means of transport are available to get to the city center from Hamburg Airport:

- Bus: By several shutter and public transport bus lines
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- Car rental: Hire a car through our search engine or in Hamburg Airport car rental area.
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- Taxi: Get to Hamburg city centre within 20 to 30 minutes.   
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- Train: By S-Bahn S1 line. (See more information)

About Hamburg

Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany with a total population of 1,787,408 million inhabitants.

The city is located on Elbe river, serving as an industrial major port, giving global service, logistics and media. Hamburg is also an important financial and political centre, having the second oldest bank in the world, Berenberg Bank, and hosting multiple international institutions such as the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea and the UNESCO Institute of Lifelong Learning, among others.

If you want to visit Hamburg, the best time to do it is during the months of Summer (June, July and August) when you’ll enjoy the warmest temperatures of the year and nice weather too. Regarding the city attractions, you shouldn’t miss the Speicherstadt and Kontorhausviertel, both declared World Heritage Site by the UNESCO in 2015.

Contact information:

Find above several contact information regarding Hamburg Airport:



Flughafenstrasse 1-3
Hamburg - North District, 22335


Phone: +49 40 5075-0 

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