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Frankfurt Airport Code FRA

Airport Codes

IATA CODE FRA
ICAO CODE EDDF
FAA CODE N/A
WORLD AREA CODE 429
COUNTRY CODE DEU
ZIP CODE 60547
IATA METROPOLITAN CODE FRA

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 50°1'59"N / 8°34'14"E

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Weather Observations

Station ID: EDDF
Observation Time: 02/06/2021 10:41 am

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About Frankfurt Airport Code

Frankfurt Airport code is FRA. The FRA airport code (IATA) is derived from Frankfurt city in Germany. The elevation of the airport above sea level is 111 meters. 

About Frankfurt Airport (FRA)

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is also known as Flughafen Frankfurt am Main and Rhein-Main-Flughafen. Sprawling across an area of 2,300 hectares, this facility is the busiest airport in Germany and the 4th busiest in entire Europe. 

In 2017, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) handled over 64 million passengers from all over the world earning it the reputation of the world’s 13th busiest airport by passenger volume. 

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) Runways

  • Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is serviced by 4 world-class runways: 
  • 07L/25R 2,800 m concrete 
  • 07C/25C 4,000 m asphalt
  • 07R/25L 4,000 m asphalt 
  • 18/36 4,000 m concrete 
  • These runways handle 21, 223 aircraft movements annually. 

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) Terminal

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) features three state-of-the-art terminals: 

Terminal 1 

This facility is the oldest of the three occupying a 420 meters-long landslide. It has four concourses A, B, C, and Z that have the capacity to handle over 50 million passengers. 

Terminal 2

Terminal 2 commenced operations way back in 1994. It has two concourses D and E, 8 gates with jetways, and 34 apron stands. 

First Class Terminal 

This facility is used primarily by Lufthansa for its first-class passengers. 

Nearest Airports to Frankfurt Airport (FRA)

  • Frankfurt-Hahn Airport 124 km 
  • Baden Airpark 174 km 
  • Zweibrucken Airport 179 km 
  • Cologne Bonn Airport 180 km 
  • Saarbrucken Airport 188 km 
  • Kassel Calden Airport 206 km 

Major Airlines Operating from Frankfurt Airport (FRA)

  • Aegean Airlines 
  • Aer Lingus
  • Air Algerie
  • Air Arabia
  • Air Astana
  • Air Canada
  • Air Cairo
  • Air China
  • Air Europa
  • Air France
  • Air India
  • Air Malta
  • Air Moldova
  • Air Serbia
  • airBaltic

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
07R-25L 13,123 ft 148 ft Concrete Yes
07C-25C 13,123 ft 197 ft Asphalt Yes
18-36 13,123 ft 148 ft Concrete Yes
07L-25R 9,186 ft 148 ft Concrete Yes

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