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Cologne Bonn Airport Code CGN

Airport Codes

ZIP CODE 51147

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 50°51'57"N / 7°8'33"E


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Station ID: EDDK
Observation Time: 27/05/2021 12:20 pm

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About Cologne Bonn Airport Code

Cologne Bonn Airport code is CGN. This airport derives its name and IATA code from Germany’s 4the largest city Cologne where it is based. Its elevation above sea level is 92 meters. 

About Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)

Regarded as the 7th largest airport in Germany, Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) serves over 12 million passengers annually from 35 countries in the world. 

Its proximity to Porz and Wahner Heide nature reserve make it one of the most beautiful aviation facilities in Europe today. Eurowings, FedEx Express, and UPS Airlines are based at this facility. 

Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) Runways

Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) features three runways: 

06/24 2,459 m concrete/asphalt

14L/32R 3,815 m asphalt

14R/32L 1,863 m concrete/asphalt 

These three runways handle 142,500 aircraft movements annually. 

Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) Terminals

Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) is serviced two world-class terminals: 

Terminal 1 

This U shaped facility commenced operations way back in 1970. It is equipped with shops, restaurants, check-in, and other service facilities. 

Terminal 2

This facility commenced operations in 2000 and is connected to the railway station. 

Nearest Airports to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)

Dusseldorf International Airport 68 km 

Dortmund Airport 108 km

Maastricht Aachen Airport 121 km 

Weeze Airport 137 km 

Liege Airport 146 km

Frankfurt-Hahn Airport 177 km

Paderborn Lippstadt Airport 177 km 

Major Airlines Operating from Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)

Air Arabia 



Blue Air 

Bulgarian Air Charter

Corendon Airlines 



Georgian Airways

Holiday Europe

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
06-24 8,067 ft 148 ft Concrete Yes
14R-32L 6,112 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes
14L-32R 12,516 ft 197 ft Asphalt Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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