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MUC Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MUC / EDDM
Airport Names:
  1. Munich Airport
  2. Flughafen München
Location: Munich, Bavaria, Germany
GPS Coordinates: 48°21'14"N by 11°47'9"E
Area Served: Munich, Germany
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 1,487 feet (453 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Munich Airport (MUC):

  • Munich Airport (MUC) has 2 runways.
  • In addition to being known as "Munich Airport", another name for MUC is "Flughafen München".
  • While Terminal 1 still has plenty of capacity left – in 2007, it only handled about 9 m passengers – the extension of Terminal 2 is required by Lufthansa and its Star Alliance partners to allow easy transfers within a single terminal.
  • The closest airport to Munich Airport (MUC) is Fürstenfeldbruck Air Base (FEL), which is located 26 miles (42 kilometers) WSW of MUC.
  • Due to security regulations imposed by the European Union, the terminal has been equipped with facilities to handle passengers from countries considered insecure, i.e.
  • Munich Airport handled 38,672,644 passengers last year.
  • The 1,081 m pier features 21 jet bridges, two of which have been rebuilt into waiting halls for bus transfers.
  • The furthest airport from Munich Airport (MUC) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,933 miles (19,204 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • In June 2003, Terminal 2 was finished, housing Star Alliance partners exclusively.
  • There is also a visitors viewing terrace on the roof of Terminal 2 that features a wide glassed balcony with seating areas and gives a view of the easterly aircraft apron.
  • Naming the airport by its full name "Flughafen München Franz Josef Strauß" is fairly uncommon.

Map of Nearest Airports from Munich Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Munich Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
125.97 miles (41.80 km) WSWFürstenfeldbruck Air Base (FEL)Fürstenfeldbruck, Bavaria, GermanyView Fürstenfeldbruck Air Base on a map View satellite image of Fürstenfeldbruck Air Base Set FEL as destination Airport Get more information about Fürstenfeldbruck Air Base
227.52 miles (44.30 km) NNWIngolstadt Manching Airport (IGS)Ingolstadt, GermanyView Ingolstadt Manching Airport on a map View satellite image of Ingolstadt Manching Airport Set IGS as destination Airport Get more information about Ingolstadt Manching Airport
339.51 miles (63.59 km) WAugsburg Airport (AGB)Augsburg, Bavaria, GermanyView Augsburg Airport on a map View satellite image of Augsburg Airport Set AGB as destination Airport Get more information about Augsburg Airport
450.46 miles (81.21 km) NEStraubing Wallmuehle Airport (RBM)Straubing, Bavaria, GermanyView Straubing Wallmuehle Airport on a map View satellite image of Straubing Wallmuehle Airport Set RBM as destination Airport Get more information about Straubing Wallmuehle Airport
568.20 miles (109.76 km) SESalzburg Airport (SZG)Salzburg, AustriaView Salzburg Airport on a map View satellite image of Salzburg Airport Set SZG as destination Airport Get more information about Salzburg Airport
678.30 miles (126.01 km) SSWInnsbruck Airport (INN)Innsbruck, AustriaView Innsbruck Airport on a map View satellite image of Innsbruck Airport Set INN as destination Airport Get more information about Innsbruck Airport
785.37 miles (137.39 km) NNWNuremberg Airport (NUE)Nuremberg, GermanyView Nuremberg Airport on a map View satellite image of Nuremberg Airport Set NUE as destination Airport Get more information about Nuremberg Airport
8110.70 miles (178.15 km) ELinz Airport (LNZ)Linz, AustriaView Linz Airport on a map View satellite image of Linz Airport Set LNZ as destination Airport Get more information about Linz Airport
9112.93 miles (181.74 km) NBindlacher Berg Airport (BYU)Bayreuth, Bavaria, GermanyView Bindlacher Berg Airport on a map View satellite image of Bindlacher Berg Airport Set BYU as destination Airport Get more information about Bindlacher Berg Airport
10115.22 miles (185.44 km) WSWFriedrichshafen Airport (FDH)Friedrichshafen, Bodensee, GermanyView Friedrichshafen Airport on a map View satellite image of Friedrichshafen Airport Set FDH as destination Airport Get more information about Friedrichshafen Airport
11116.47 miles (187.44 km) NNEMariánské Lázně Airport (MKA)Mariánské Lázně, Czech RepublicView Mariánské Lázně Airport on a map View satellite image of Mariánské Lázně Airport Set MKA as destination Airport Get more information about Mariánské Lázně Airport
12117.62 miles (189.30 km) SWHohenems-Dornbirn Airport (HOH)Hohenems, AustriaView Hohenems-Dornbirn Airport on a map View satellite image of Hohenems-Dornbirn Airport Set HOH as destination Airport Get more information about Hohenems-Dornbirn Airport
13119.22 miles (191.86 km) WSWSt. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport (ACH)Altenrhein, SwitzerlandView St. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport on a map View satellite image of St. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport Set ACH as destination Airport Get more information about St. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport
14119.61 miles (192.50 km) WNWStuttgart Airport (STR)Stuttgart, GermanyView Stuttgart Airport on a map View satellite image of Stuttgart Airport Set STR as destination Airport Get more information about Stuttgart Airport
15119.79 miles (192.79 km) NWKitzingen Airport (KZG)Kitzingen, Bavaria, GermanyView Kitzingen Airport on a map View satellite image of Kitzingen Airport Set KZG as destination Airport Get more information about Kitzingen Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Munich Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Munich Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,932.66 miles (19,203.71 km) SEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map View satellite image of Chatham Islands Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,496.31 miles (18,501.48 km) ESEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Hood Aerodrome Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
311,476.73 miles (18,469.96 km) SEGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map View satellite image of Gisborne Airport Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
411,476.67 miles (18,469.87 km) ESEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map View satellite image of Wellington International Airport Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
511,476.40 miles (18,469.43 km) SEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Hawke's Bay Airport Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
611,467.17 miles (18,454.58 km) ESEKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Kaikoura Aerodrome Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
711,467.03 miles (18,454.36 km) ESEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map View satellite image of Palmerston North Airport Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
811,466.81 miles (18,454.00 km) ESEKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map View satellite image of Kapiti Coast Airport Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
911,455.45 miles (18,435.72 km) ESEChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map View satellite image of Christchurch International Airport Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
1011,444.75 miles (18,418.49 km) ESEWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map View satellite image of Woodbourne Airport Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1111,434.82 miles (18,402.51 km) EAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map View satellite image of Ashburton Aerodrome Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome
1211,430.93 miles (18,396.26 km) EOamaru Airport (OAM)Oamaru, North Otago, New ZealandView Oamaru Airport on a map View satellite image of Oamaru Airport Set OAM as destination Airport Get more information about Oamaru Airport
1311,427.19 miles (18,390.23 km) ESEWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map View satellite image of Wanganui Airport Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport
1411,420.18 miles (18,378.96 km) ERichard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) (TIU)Timaru, New ZealandView Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) on a map View satellite image of Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport) Set TIU as destination Airport Get more information about Richard Pearse Airport (Timaru Airport)
1511,412.02 miles (18,365.82 km) EDunedin International Airport (DUD)Dunedin, Otago, New ZealandView Dunedin International Airport on a map View satellite image of Dunedin International Airport Set DUD as destination Airport Get more information about Dunedin International Airport