Frankfurt Airport News

Breaking Travel News investigates: Frankfurt Rhine-Main, Germany

Breaking Travel News investigates: Frankfurt Rhine-Main, Germany

6th Jun 2016 Focus

Welcoming more than 60 million passengers each year, Frankfurt Airport is one of the busiest in the world. However, few visitors realise the airport is situated in one of the most beautiful regions of Germany. Here Phil Sharp visits for Breaking Travel News to discover just what they are missing.

Fast FRA transfers between train and plane

Fast FRA transfers between train and plane

24th Feb 2014 Press Release Airline News Rail News

Besides being one of the world`s largest aviation hubs, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is renowned for being well-connected by rail – with numerous regional and national destinations in Germany, plus international destinations in neighboring countries.

Frankfurt Airport sets new records for punctuality and reliability

Frankfurt Airport sets new records for punctuality and reliability

11th Feb 2014 Airline News

Recording an average on-time performance of 82.3 per cent for arriving and departing flights in 2013, Frankfurt Airport achieved its best punctuality score in history. Punctuality rates as high as 85 per cent were reached even during FRA’s heaviest traffic months from July to October 2013 – thus setting a new historical record for individual months.

Frankfurt Airport: smoking lounges ensure a great climate for everyone

Frankfurt Airport: smoking lounges ensure a great climate for everyone

30th Aug 2013 Press Release Airline News

A friendly atmosphere and a pleasant indoor climate are guaranteed for everyone who travels through Frankfurt Airport. It has been smoke-free since 2008, apart from the smoking booths available to passengers around the airport. Now Fraport has collaborated with the JTI tobacco company to create tastefully decorated, Camel-themed smoking lounges. Passengers can sit back in comfortable chairs and enjoy a cigarette before or after a long flight without affecting nearby non-smokers.

Frankfurt Airport cements leading status with new Pier A-Plus opening

Frankfurt Airport cements leading status with new Pier A-Plus opening

3rd Oct 2012 Airline News

Frankfurt Airport’s new Pier A-Plus - the 800 meter-long westward expansion of Terminal 1 - has opened on schedule after four years of construction. Flight operations will begin on October 10th at the new pier, allowing Germany’s biggest hub to serve up to six million additional passengers per year - thus a total of approximately 65 million passengers per year.

Spa with BABOR at the Frankfurt airport

Spa with BABOR at the Frankfurt airport

23rd Jan 2012 Press Release Spa News

Only one hour left until your connecting flight. Your baggage is already checked through and your carry-on luggage is supplemented with Swiss chocolate just bought in the Duty-Free Shop. What now? Checking e-mails?