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Dresden Airport Code DRS

Airport Codes

ZIP CODE 01109

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 51°7'58"N / 13°46'1"E


Weather Observations

Station ID: EDDC
Observation Time: 28/05/2021 7:12 am

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About Dresden Airport Code

Dresden Airport code is DRS. This airport got its IATA code from the capital of the German Free State of Saxony Dresden. Its elevation above  230 meters. 

About Dresden Airport (DRS)

Dresden Airport (DRS) commenced operations way back in 1935. It is mainly used by airlines for nearby European cities and several holiday destinations. 

Dresden Airport (DRS) Runways

Dresden Airport (DRS) is serviced by a single runway and a helipad: 

04/22 2,850 m concrete 

H1 30 m concrete/asphalt 

Dresden Airport (DRS) Terminal

Dresden Airport (DRS) features a single terminal that is equipped with several duty-free shops, restaurants, and a parking space for a fleet of aircraft. 

Nearest Airports to Dresden Airport (DRS)

  • Leipzig Airport (111km)
  • Karlovy Vary Airport (119km)
  • Prague Airport (120km)
  • Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (138km)
  • Berlin Tegel Airport (162km)

Major Airlines Operating from Dresden Airport (DRS)

  • Aeroflot
  • Corendon Airlines 
  • Eurowings
  • KLM
  • Lufthansa
  • Ryanair
  • Sundair
  • Swiss International Air Lines

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
04-22 8,228 ft 167 ft Concrete 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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