Services at the airport Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden
Short distances, a terminal at ground level with an arrival and departure area, affordable parking and a versatile range of gastronomic treats, including an outdoor terrace with children’s playground in the departure area, ensure that your holiday begins in the most relaxed manner.
Web check-in, quick check-in or mobile check-in are also a matter of course here at the Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden Airport (FKB) and prevent long waiting times, especially for business travellers. Furthermore, the FKB is wheelchair-accessible in accordance with the guidelines of the Association of Handicapped Persons and there is, of course, also a free wheelchair service.
The B&B Hotel Baden-Airpark is situated in front of the passenger terminal. It is equipped with 85 comfortable rooms (air conditioning, phone and TV with SKY programmes). WIFI is available in the reception area and in all rooms free of charge.
First of all, please inquire directly with the airline whether it permits the transport of animals. The airline Ryanair principally does not convey animals. In addition, the respective entry regulations of the destination are of particular importance.
Dogs and cats weighing up to five kilograms and / or, depending upon regulations of the airline, sometimes even up to six kilograms, may only be taken on board as hand luggage in a special travel bag. Heavier animals must be transported in a special transport box located inside the airplane freight section. This transport box can be bought in different sizes at the airport or pet shop.
An animal transport costs approx. 20 to 40 euros per flight, depending on the size / weight and the airline. Some airlines also charge per kg.
Before the flight, you should take your animal to the veterinary surgeon. The animal’s passport and a chip with all relevant data is obligatory for flights out of Germany.
Dogs, cats and ferrets moved for non-commercial purposes into a Member State from a territory or a third country other than Andorra, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Greenland, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland and Vatican City State shall only enter Baden-Württemberg via Stuttgart airport.
Baby-changing facilities are situated in the public zone of the arrival area and next to the departure gates in the security area.
Baggage trolleys are at your disposal free of charge for a 1 euro deposit. You will find the baggage trolleys at the car parks (no baggage trolleys on the car parks P 3 and P 4), in front of the passenger terminal and inside the passenger terminal.
The boarding kennels (Victoria Boulevard, building B 124) in the direct proximity of the passenger terminal offer seven heated rooms suitable for dogs as well as over 600 square metres of open space. The animals are professionally taken care of round-the-clock.
A cash machine dispensing local currency (euros) is located in the northern terminal area (opposite to the large bistro). A second cash machine dispensing local currency (euros) is located in the southern terminal area (opposite to the arrival area). A moneychanger is situated in front of the Check-in area. This moneychanger changes 5 euros, 10 euros and 20 euros bank notes to 1 euro and 2 euro coins.
There is no foreign currency exchange facility. Please click on www.umrechner-euro.de to receive up-to-date information about the rate of exchange.
Please check with your airline, from which age onwards and up to which age children travelling alone are accepted for the UM service (UM is the abbreviation for “Unaccompanied Minor”).
The UM service should be requested with the airline in advance and be paid for at the time of booking, (depending on the conditions of carriage). Some airlines offer a UM service payment at the airport.
Please be advised, that children travelling alone should arrive at the check-in counter no later than 2 hours prior to departure.
The children have to be accompanied to the airport by an adult and picked up by an adult upon arrival. The name, the address and the mobile phone number of the respective persons are recorded prior to departure. The accompanying adults have to present their ID cards.
All relevant documents, e. g. assistance advice and UM bags, will be supplied during the check-in procedure. You will only be requested to produce a booking confirmation, your valid ID card and – if applicable – a payment receipt for the UM service. Some airlines offer the option for passengers to fill in the assistance information directly on the website. In this case, you are required to bring five copies of the assistance information to the check-in.
Shortly before boarding commences, the boarding agent will take the children through the security checkpoint and accompany them to the aircraft. The children are then handed over to the crew. The person accompanying the children to the airport should remain at the airport for at least 15 minutes after the effective flight departure time.
Upon arrival, the children are picked up by the ground staff and handed over to the adult responsible for pick-up.
The website www.flugangst-seminar.com provides further information about courses against the fear of flying.
B&B-Hotel Baden-Airpark (breakfast only)
Mon-Fri from 06:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.
Sat, Sun and public holidays from 07:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.
+49 7229 18 480
+49 7229 18 48 444
Baden Hills Golf and Curling Club e. V. (in direct proximity to the golf course)
Restaurant la fontana baden-hills
+49 7229 69 89 739
+49 176 24 37 11 36
Gastronomy in the passenger terminal and beer garden with playground in the security area
Since 01 January 2018 the company Lagardère Travel Retail is the operator of the gastronomy (“Coffee Fellows” and “Brezel Meister”).
Grill Bistro, Victoria Boulevard A 104
Mon-Fri from 08:00 a.m. until 06:00 p.m.
Sun coffee and cake at afternoon
Sat day of rest
+49 162 215 08 39
Restaurant Da Vinci in Sector B, a few steps from the passenger terminal
The restaurant is currently closed.
Guided tours for adults (age: from 13 years)
Guided airport tours take place (only upon advance reservation) on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. (beginning of the last guided airport tour).
Minimum: 5 persons
Maximum: 30 persons
Guided tours for children are only possible from April 2018 onwards!
Guided tours for children (age: from 4 up to 12 years)
Guided tours for children take place (only upon advance reservation) on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. (beginning of the last guided airport tour).
Minimum: 5 persons
Maximum: 24 persons
For more details:
+49 7229 66 23 10
Before embarking on your journey, we recommend that you to verify whether a visa is required / valid for your destination. Information is available at your travel agency, airline, the embassy of the respective country or directly under the Federal Foreign Office.
Please note the existing entry and vaccination regulations of your destination. Your travel agency or doctor can provide you with the respective information. Please check if your travel documents such as passport, visa, identification card, ticket, currency etc. are in order, up-to-date and valid. It may be a good idea to make copies of the travel documents and take them along with you on your trip or store them safely at home just in case they are lost.
Due to security considerations, there are no lockers inside the terminal. Click here for further information concerning the storage of luggage and other objects.
The Lost & Found office in the arrivals hall is open during flight arrivals and can be reached by phone: +49 7229 66 23 85. If you have lost / found any baggage or other items, please contact the airport staff directly. This is also required in case any damages have occurred.
Outside the Lost & Found office hours, please contact the airport information desk:
+49 7229 66 20 00
The Elite lounge and the conference room, which are operated by the travel agency Elite Travel, are located inside the terminal (opposite to the bistro). The lounge is equipped with an air conditioning system, a TV set and a monitor, which indicates the current flight departures. All inclusive refreshment with a self service bar, WIFI and Internet are also available.
Do you wish to use the lounge and the conference room or have any questions? Please contact:
Travel agency Elite Travel
+49 7229 66 26 95
The airport Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden (FKB) provides you the opportunity to tinker a luggage tag. The cuttable and printable original can be downloaded here.
The passenger rights are described in European Community regulation 261/2004 from February 11th, 2004.
An independent petrol station with shop and car wash site is at your disposal at Baden-Airpark. The opening hours are from Monday to Saturday from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m., the refuelling is possible twenty-four-seven. The petrol station (Victoria Boulevard B 126) is situated south of the traffic circle in direct neighbourhood to the boarding kennels.
A photo booth cabin is situated inside the terminal between the arrival area and the rental car offices.
The prayer room is situated in the southern area of the terminal at the arrival zone and is accessible during the opening hours of the airport.
The Travel Value Shop offers a full range of cosmetics, perfumes, sunglasses, watches, sweets etc. Tobacco and alcohol are only sold to passengers travelling to non-EU states and to the Canary Islands.
Alize Souvenirs & Internet (public area)
+49 7229 18 53 03
Box (public area)
Magazines, sweets, etc.
+49 7229 66 50 0
Travel Value Shop
+49 7229 18 56 969
The terminal is opened approx. 2 hours prior to the first departing flight. The terminal is closed after the last arriving flight.
For security reasons, it is not permissible to stay inside the terminal overnight. Please stay in one of the hotels at the airport and in the region.
The Airport Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden offers one visitors’ terrace, which is located at the northern end of the modern passenger terminal and can be used free of charge.