Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport

It's situated approximately 12 km from the city centre. It had more than 1.2 million travellers in 2017.


B420, Halifax Avenue, 77836 Rheinmünster, Germany


Minimum Connection Time in Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport

The most important factor to know when a route has a connecting flight is the Minimum Connection Time (MCT) in the airport. It is advisable to look this up before booking a flight. The MCT is also a deciding factor when a passenger makes a claim for compensation for a missed connection. You can see the minimum time required for connections in Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport below.

  • Between domestic flights: 20 min.
  • Between domestic and international flights: 60 min.
  • Between international flights: 60 min.

Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport terminal

Airport terminals are the different sections which allow air passengers to move between transport on the ground, gates and the plane. It is very important to confirm from which terminal you are departing from or transferring through due to the fact that travellers might require some additional time to get to the necessary one, especially in larger airports. Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport has 1 Terminal.

Terminal 1 – Ryanair, Eurowings, Wizz Air and others

How to get to / from Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport

When it is the first time travelling to a destination, it might be challenging to know the most convenient way to reach the city centre. Public transport is not always available immediately at the airport and taxis can be pricey. Our recommendation is to check all transport possibilities ahead of the flight to make sure you choose the most suitable for your trip. 

Baden-Baden Airport bus

  • Line 234
    Direction: Rastatt
    Travel time (approx.): 32 min. to the final destination
    Operating hours: Mon-Fri: 06:02 AM - 07:13 PM, Sat: 06:43 AM - 03:13 PM
    Tickets: can be purchased at ticket machines and at the bus stops in front of the Terminals
    Ticket price: adult single ticket starts from 3.50 EUR, children single ticket starts from 1.80 EUR
  • Line 285
    Direction: Baden-Baden Central Station
    Travel time (approx.): 18 min. to the final destination
    Operating hours: Mon-Fri: 06:40 AM - 11:15 PM, Sat: 09:00 AM - 11:15 PM, Sun and holidays: 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
    Ticket price: adult single ticket starts from 3.50 EUR, children single ticket starts from 1.80 EUR
  • Line X34
    Direction: Rastatt

Baden-Baden Airport taxi

  • Pick up point: in front of the Terminal
    Travel time (approx.): 15-18 min. to Baden-Baden Central Station
    Approximate price: 40 EUR

Where to have a rest in Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport

Sometimes you may experience a prolonged layover between flights, for example, an overnight layover or a flight delay until the following day. In such cases, it is important to be familiar with the possible places where you can spend time and have a good break between flights.

Baden-Baden: Lounge for passengers

Airport lounges provide passengers with the benefit of waiting for their flight in a comfortable environment and offer services such as food and drinks, WIFI, zones to relax in and showers.

  • Elite Lounge
    Location: inside the Terminal

Baden-Baden: Hotels at the airport

In the event that your next flight leaves the following morning, or the lounges are not suitable, the next choice might be a nearby hotel. A number of airports have hotels inside the airport, while in others you might need to leave the airport area to reach the closest hotel. We have handpicked the most comfortable possibilities for you in case you decide to stay in hotel between flights.

  • B&B Hotel
    Price: from 67 EUR per night
    Address: Halifax Avenue B 315, 77836 Rheinmünster, Germany
    Contact: +49 72 2918480
    Website: click
  • Badischer Landgasthof Hirsch Hotel
    Price: from 110 EUR per night
    Address: Hauptstrasse 28, 76549 Hügelsheim, Germany
    Contact: +49 72 292255
    Website: click
  • Engel Hotel
    Price: from 96 EUR per night
    Address: Hurststrasse 1-3, 77836 Rheinmünster, Germany
    Contact: +49 40 5002220, email: info.hamburg@leonardo-hotels.com
    Website: click

Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport restaurants and cafes

The last thing you need during your journey is to feel hungry or thirsty. Whatever you are in need of, whether it is a bite for the plane, a spot for coffee before an early flight, or a place to relax and sit down during a layover, we have a selection of options to fit your needs. You can view the full overview of places to dine in Baden-Baden Airport here.

  • Coffee Fellows
    Description: German coffeeshop
    Location: security area
  • Brezel Meister
    Description: variety of snacks made of pretzels
    Location: security area
  • Grill Bistro
    Description: grilled specialties
    Location: Baden-Württemberg, Hügelsheim, village, Victoria Boulevard, 104
    Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Cofea Adoro
    Description: coffee roasters & store with bar
    Location: Edmonton Avenue B202, 77836 Rheinmünster, Germany
    Opening hours: Wed-Thu: 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM, Fri: 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM, Sat: 10:30 AM - 02:00 PM

Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport shops

If you are that sort of traveller who typically leaves your holiday souvenir shopping to the last possible minute, or simply need to kill some time before your flight, then it’s worth visiting the airport shops. Our guide below can help you to discover the ideal shopping locations for what you need. Click here for a comprehensive overview of shops.

  • Travel Value
    Description: Duty Free
    Location: in the Airport area
  • box
    Description: magazines, sweets, etc.
    Location: public area

Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport car hire

Some parts of the world are worth travelling through by car, or it may be essential for your trip to drive. The list below will make it easier for you to pick the best car hire company for your trip.

  • Europcar
    Location: inside the Terminal
    Opening hours: Mon: 07:00 AM - 06:00 PM, Sat: 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Sun: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Contact: +49 72 2150660
  • Sixt
    Location: inside the Terminal
    Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 07:30 AM - 09:00 PM, Sat: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM, Sun: 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    Contact: +49 18 06252525
  • Hertz
    Location: inside the Terminal
    Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 07:30 AM - 09:00 AM, Sat: 11:00 AM - 07:00 PM, Sun: 09:00 - 08:30 PM
    Contact: +49 72 29661688

Other services in Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport you might need

Below are some airport services that you could also require while in the airport.

  • Lost & Found
    Location: Arrivals
    Opening hours: open during flight arrivals
    Contact: +49 72 9662385
  • Prayer room
    Location: Arrivals
    Opening hours: during the opening hours of the airport
  • Baby-changing facilities
    Location: Arrivals, public area
    Opening hours: during the opening hours of the airport

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