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Information for passengers

Please note the regulations concerning your  stay at the airport and flight.

Travel Planning

Before you go on holiday, please check the regulations for your flight and at your destination. Before you go on holiday, please check the regulations for your flight and at your destination. With our travel checklist, you won't forget any important points. In addition, the Reopen EU website provides up-to-date information on the countries of the European Union. Selected countries can be found below, as well as the link to non-European destinations of the IATA Travelcenter.

Hygiene measures

Who is required to wear a mask?

  • Wearing a medical mask is mandatory at the airport. In the terminals, persons of 18 years of age and older must use a respiratory protection mask (FFP2 or comparable).
  • hildren under 6 years of age are not required to wear masks.
  • Exceptions are possible.
  • You can find the latest information in the in the Corona Ordinance of the State of Baden-Württemberg.
Baden-Württemberg State Ministry (in German)

Do children need to wear a face mask?

Children from 6 years must wear a medical mask. The following standards are permitted: surgical masks (DIN EN 14683:2019-10), FFP2 (DIN EN 149:2001) or KN95/N95/KF94/KF99 masks.

Can I also use a face visor as a mask?

No. According to the Corona Ordinance of the State of Baden-Württemberg, face visors are not considered an adequate substitute for mouth-nose covers or medical masks. They can only be used as an additional measure. Wearing a medical mask is mandatory at the airport. The following standards are permitted: surgical masks (DIN EN 14683:2019-10), FFP2 (DIN EN 149:2001) or KN95/N95 masks.

In the terminals, persons of 18 years of age and older must use a respiratory protection mask (FFP2 or comparable).

Baden-Württemberg State Ministry (in German)

Do I need a certificate if I cannot wear a mask?

Yes, a certificate is required. It should be carried along and presented when requested.

How can I protect myself in situations where distance to others cannot be kept?

Wearing a medical mask is mandatory at the airport. In the terminals, persons of 18 years of age and older must use a respiratory protection mask (FFP2 or comparable). This applies in particular if the minimum distance of 1.5 meters cannot be maintained at all times or if no other protective measures such as partitions are available.

Airport procedures

How is security screening currently carried out, in terms of social distancing and hygiene measures?

Keeping your distance to others and paying attention to signs and floor markings also applies at the security checkpoints. The contents of your pockets and smaller items, such as your mobile phone, should be stowed in your hand luggage or jacket. Please keep wearing your mask (FFP2 or comparable) during security screening and only take it off when requested.

Information by the Federal Police (pdf file)

How many pieces of hand luggage am I currently allowed to take with me?

Only one piece of hand luggage (hand luggage + personal item, e.g. handbag, laptop case) is temporarily allowed at the security check. In addition, airlines have established their own regulations for handling carry-ons. Please check with your airline directly regarding these rules.

Information by the Federal Police (pdf file) Airlines at Stuttgart Airport

Should I expect longer wait times due to the current situation?

Due to additional regulations regarding Covid-19, longer wait times may occur. Please allow sufficient time in the current situation as well.

What are the regulations in the terminals and for visiting shops and restaurants at the airport?

Wearing a medical mask is mandatory at the airport. In the terminals, persons of 18 years of age and older must use a respiratory protection mask (FFP2 or comparable) and observe the hygiene measures and social distancing. For your flight and / or using public transport, please observe the current regulations (in German).

The current regulations of the Corona Ordinance of Baden-Württemberg also apply when visiting the shops, restaurants and other facilities at the airport. You can find the latest information in the Corona Ordinance of the State of Baden-Württemberg.

 

Who can I contact in the terminal if I have additional questions?

The information desks in terminal 3 is open from 6 am to 8 pm. In addition, the call centre can be reached from 5 am to 10 pm: +49 711 948-0. 

Further information and customer support at the airport

Which restaurants and shops are currently open?

The opening hours of shops and restaurants can be found on our website.

Shops & More

Travel and quarantine regulations

What do I have to consider when travelling during the pandemic?

The German government has compiled information for travellers and commuters. Special rules may apply for travellers who have been vaccinated, boostered or have recovered from Covid-19. Please inform yourself in advance.

Information for travellers (Federal Government)

What restrictions and regulations apply at my destination?

Before travelling abroad, please check the information of your destination country regarding entry and test requirements. The regulations of the German Foreign Office apply. Passengers whose documents does not fulfill the respective requirements will be rejected at the gate.

Federal Foreign Office Information for travellers of the Federal Government

How do I find out if the country I’m travelling to is considered a risk area?

The Robert-Koch-Institute provides a list of current risk areas.

Risk areas (Robert Koch-Institute/RKI)

What are the current entry requirements?

The Corona Entry Regulation applies. Please check there for proof and quarantine requirements. Passengers must be tested for SARS-CoV-2 or present proof of vaccination, booster or recovery before departure. The conditions for this can also be found in the Corona Entry Regulations.

Also complete the digital entry registration.

Information for travellers of the Federal Health Government

Are risk areas categorized into different types?

Yes, there are 2 types of risk areas. Passengers are thus urged to observe the relevant entry and quarantine regulations, as well as the compulsory testing in the destination state, before travelling to Germany.

Risk areas (Robert Koch-Institute/RKI) Information for travellers of the Federal Health Government

When do I have to self-isolate?

When entering Germany from abroad, please observe the country-specific entry quarantine regulations of your destination federal state as well as the generally applicable regulations for entering Germany by air. Special rules may apply for travellers who have been vaccinated or have recovered from Covid-19. Please inform yourself in advance.

Information for travellers of the Federal Health Government

Can I skip quarantine if I test negative for Covid-19 or have been vaccinated or have recovered?

When entering the country from abroad, please refer to the Corona Entry Regulations for information on proof and quarantine requirements.

Information for travellers of the Federal Health Government

Can I be tested for Covid-19 at the airport?

The test centre at the airport offer various testing options. Please refer to our Corona Test Centre page for more information.

Which vaccination certificate is accepted at the airport?

At check-in, you can present the digital vaccination certificate with the Corona-Warn-App or the CovPass app as proof of vaccination. The EU Covid-19 Vaccination Certificate is also valid as proof.

Can I get the digital proof of vaccination at the airport?

The Aeroatoll airport pharmacy can issue a digital proof of vaccination when you present your vaccination certificate and identification document. This may take some time depending on the number of requests.

Flights, destinations and airlines

Where can I find information regarding my flight?

Please check with your airline directly regarding your flight status. This information can usually be obtained online with your flight number and name. You can also find the current flight status on our website.

List of Airlines Departures

What should I do if my flight is cancelled?

In such cases, please contact your airline or travel agency directly.

List of Airlines

What regulations apply on board my flight?

The regulations of the airlines on board their aircraft can be found on the websites of the respective airline. Please contact the airline directly before departure and also note the generally applicable travel regulations for air travellers to Germany.

List of Airlines Regulation for public transport (in German)

Which destinations are currently offered from Stuttgart Airport?

The current flight schedule can be found on our website. Please check the status of the selected flight directly with the airline as well.

Timetable

Please note: All information is subject to reservation and without guarantee. Current and detailed information can be obtained from the official authorities/agencies. (Last updated: 12/01/2022)

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