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Frankfurt Airport Tours

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About Frankfurt Airport Tours
Get ready for an Adventure at Frankfurt Airport, one of the world’s largest aviation hubs. Last year, nearly 65 million people departed, arrived, or transferred here. And the number is continuing to increase as the airport grows. Experience the action live right on the apron and airfield; peer behind the scenes of a major aviation hub. We have created tours to satisfy every taste. Would you like to get a close-up view of the A380 maintenance base? Are you interested in our newest airport fire engine, the giant Z8 XXL? Are you fascinated by the sea of lights at the airport after dark? Or are you looking for a special idea for celebrating your child’s birthday? - The airport is waiting to be explored!
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Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

a must. There are several diffferent kind of tours, I took the XXL tour, which was very intersting and it took 2 hours... and they have a "Feuerwehr Tour" which is interesting because the kids can climb up into the fireengine and sit there. Its...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Stephan G
Reviewed August 13, 2018

a fun activity for airports/airplane enthusiasts. the airport is actually huge but the tour makes things alot more simple and fun to enjoy.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Anastheapple
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Our 12 year old grandson loves planes and knows an astounding amount about the makes and models of commerical airplane, and countries who own them. This tour was the highlight of his trip to Germany! You are on a bus driving right next to the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Godpeedkja
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

There are different tours offered and we decided for the A380 one. It was amazing as the bus brought us really close to the big planes and we saw a landing and a start from close by. The commentary was very informative and humorously. We...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank WIEPH
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Our grandson is very interested in planes and airports, so we arranged to arrive at the airport in time for one of these tours. He loved it despite the fact that it was in German. Due to very poor signage and directions, we were at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Scott A
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Then your was in German sometimes they can hour a English request. It did give a nice overview of the airport nd it's operations. The observation deck is a must.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank SeanG_travelsalot
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

Even though we knew the tour would only be available in German, we thoroughly enjoyed the tour which was a little over 90 minutes. A great opportunity for plane enthusiasts to see different aircraft up close and personal and you can learn a lot from...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

We took the maxi tour (1.5 hrs) which is only in German, and we speak only English. The guys both fly small aircraft so wanted to see a large airport behind the scenes, even though they knew they wouldn't understand anything the tour guide said....More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank petak57
Reviewed July 27, 2017

This airport is great! all others should learn how to entertain their customers and offer extra services and tours, like we had in Frankfurt. It was a delight to watch the planes from a terrace. We had 3 hours before our next flight, so the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Alina P
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Classic airport tour very interesting and plunging you in the aircraft travel world. Do not miss it.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank 139nathaliep
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Vanessa J
January 24, 2019|
Response from Stephan G | Reviewed this property |
The Airport Tour takes u by bus, on runways or close by... u will see the whole area from close by, u will see A380 and 747-800. Sometimes they load very, very expensive cars into freighters to the Emirates... it depends on... More
January 1, 2019|
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Response from Heiko R |
Hello. Usually Airlines check the baggage through to final destination but you should check when you check in in UK. Two hours on the way doesn’t leave you much time to do anything else than shopping but on the return flight... More
Edmond C
November 21, 2018|
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Response from Stephan G | Reviewed this property |
they all have to speak English, this is the necessity for being hired. But as sb above said, as long you know sth about planes, and airlines u will be happy and if u see a Bentley, Rolls Royce being loaded ... so take the... More