Munich Airport: Connecting lives

Flughafen München GmbH (FMG) is the operating company of Munich Airport, which was established in 1992. Within just a few years since its opening, the air­­port’s outstanding growth performance was ranked amongst Europe’s top ten airports. The Free State of Bavaria, the Federal Republic of Germany and Munich are shareholders of FMG founded in 1949. The principle driving force behind the success of Munich Airport is the hub traffic of Lufthansa and its cooperation partners. Thanks to an influx of passengers amounting to just under 39 million in 2013, Munich currently ranks seventh amongst the airports with the highest passenger volumes in Europe. Flights departing from Munich Airport regularly travel to around 240 destinations in 68 countries.



Travellers value the high quality of hospitality and ease when making connections in Munich and regularly rate the airport as being one of the best in the world. To cater for the continuously rising number of passengers, that is continuously rising, a satellite building is currently being constructed in the area of the eastern apron of Terminal 2 and will be able to accommodate eleven million passengers. Thanks to its modern and efficient infrastructure, Munich Airport plays a vital role in the Free State of Bavaria being able to successfully maintain its strong standing in global competition between regions.


  1. Address

    Nordallee 25
    85326 München
    Tel +49 89 975-00
    Fax +49 89 975 579-06
  2. Chief Executive Officer and Labour Relations Director

    Dr. Michael Kerkloh
  3. Year of establishment

  4. Employees

    mehr als 8.100 konzernweit
  5. Turnover

    jährlich ca. 1,2 Milliarden Euro inklusive Beteiligungsgesellschaften
  6. Business activity

    Aviation, Commercial
    Activities, Real Estate