Frankfurt Airport

EDDF · Hesse, Germany

About Frankfurt Airport

FIR Langen FIR
Region Hesse
Country Germany
Runways 7C/25C
Type Large airport
Coordinates (ARP) 50.03652, 8.56127   500211N 0083341E
Coordinates (Center) 50.03263, 8.54064   500157N 0083226E
Variation 3.5° E (2024)
Timezone Berlin (+1 h)
Local time Mar 2, 2024 11:22


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
7R 068° 064° 4,000 m 45 m Concrete 50.0401 8.5865
25L 248° 244° 50.0275 8.5342
18 179° 175° 4,000 m 45 m Concrete 49.9984 8.5261
36 359° 355° 50.0344 8.5259
7L 068° 064° 2,800 m 45 m Concrete 50.0458 8.5337
25R 248° 244° 50.0371 8.4971
7C 068° 064° 4,000 m 60 m Asphalt 50.0451 8.5870
25C 248° 244° 50.0326 8.5346

Do not use for flight planning
The airport may be closed or require prior permission. True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt Airport is a large airport in Hesse, Germany. The airport is located at latitude 50.03263 and longitude 8.54064. The airport has 4 runways: 7R/25L, 18/36, 7L/25R and 7C/25C. The ICAO airport code of this field is EDDF. The airport's IATA code is FRA. Nearby other airfields are Frankfurt-Egelsbach Airport, Wiesbaden Army Airfield, Darmstadt/griesheim, Oppenheim Airport and Oberems Airfield.

Frankfurt Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Langen.

Frankfurt Airport is in the timezone of Europe/Berlin. Difference with UTC is +1 h. Today the sun rises at 07:05 and sets at 18:09. This applies to Frankfurt Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +1 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
Industriepark Hoechst Helipad DE-0020 6.3 km 358°
Frankfurt Westside Heliport DE-0497 7.1 km 026°
Frankfurt Hoechst DE-0658 8.6 km 003°
Ruesselsheim Krhs DE-0933 9.9 km 236°
Frankfurt Uni-Neuro DE-0661 10 km 049°
Frankfurt-Egelsbach Airport EDFE 11 km 137°
Langen Krhs DE-0790 11 km 110°
Frankfurt Uni-Klinik DE-0660 11 km 051°
Gross-Gerau Krhs DE-0695 14 km 199°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Frankfurt FRD DME 1.9 km 097°
Frankfurt FFM VORTAC 7.3 km 071°
Frankfurt FW NDB 8.5 km 248°
Frankfurt FR NDB 11 km 070°
Egelsbach EH NDB 11 km 137°
Wiesbaden WBD NDB 15 km 276°
Wiesbaden WIB TACAN 16 km 275°