FAQ Parking

  • Accessible travel

    Where can I find accessible parking spaces?

    Short-term parking at the terminals: At terminal 1 (arrival/departure A-D, arrival E) and at terminal 2 you can park ten minutes for free. If you park your car more than 10 minutes the total parking time will be charged. We recommend to use the parking facilities nearby the terminals.

    Barrier-free parking: All of Munich Airport's parking facilities have barrier-free spaces available. Any holder of a disabled identity card with code "aG", "BI" or "H" will receive a 50 percent discount on the current parking rates. The discount can not guaranteed with a online booking. If you wish, you can ask a staff member to collect your parking charges from you by pressing the call button on any payment machine.

  • Driving to the airport

    Can I park my van in one of the multistory car parks?

    There are special car parks, P41 and P51, for vehicles more than 2.05 meters high. They are signposted as Remote and 'Urlauber' parking areas.

    More information: Parking at Munich Airport

    Where is the best place to park my car when I go on a long trip?

    We recommend the P5, P7 and P8 parking facilities for long-term parking (eight days or longer). They are located between Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.

    The P41, P80 and P81 vacationer parking areas offer special rates. They are served by shuttle buses that leave for the terminals every 20 minutes.

    More information:
    Parking at Munich Airport

  • Parking

    Can I park my van in one of the multistory car parks?

    There are special car parks, P41 and P51, for vehicles more than 2.05 meters high. They are signposted as Remote and 'Urlauber' parking areas.

    More information: Parking at Munich Airport

    Do I have to book a parking space in advance?

    An advance booking is not required. With an online booking, however, you can obtain excellent discounts as compared with the regular parking charges.

    How can I cancel my booking?

    You can cancel your booking at http://parken.munich-airport.de under "Manage my booking". You will receive the confirmation of your cancellation via e-mail.

    The cancellation is free of charge up to 24 hours before your booked arrival time. After that a processing fee of 15 € will be charged.

    How do I book my parking space online?

    Book your parking space directly at parken.munich-airport.de:

    1. Enter the start and end time of your stay
    2. Select the desired parking option
    3. Enter your personal data
    4. Send your booking
    5. You will then receive an email confirmation with a QR code.

    How far in advance do I have to book a parking space?

    You can book your parking space online a maximum of six months and a minimum of one hour prior to the time you intend to enter the parking facility

    How long will my booking remain valid?

    Your booking is valid from the booked arrival time and will remain valid until the planned departure time.

    I am not going to use my booking. Do I still have to pay for the parking space?

    Yes. If you cancel your reservation 24 hours before the booked parking time there is no cancellation fee. Within 24 hours before the booked parking time we charge a cancellation fee of 15 euros in addition to the parking fee.

    I have lost my parking ticket. How can I get a new one? 

    Simply go to the staff at the parking office. The processing fee for a replacement ticket is 16 euros.

    I'm going to arrive late at Munich Airport due to traffic, etc. Can I still enter the parking facility I have booked?

    Yes, you can drive into the booked parking facility.

    I'm going to return later than planned. Can I still drive out of the parking facility?

    Yes, you can drive out of the booked parking facility.

    An additional charge over and above the regular parking costs may apply if you exceed the booked time by a considerable period. You can pay the difference at the payment machine.

    Is my vehicle insured during the parking?

    The Munich Airport Company does not perform monitoring or safekeeping of your vehicle or contents. Never leave valuables in your vehicle. Valuables can be deposited for safekeeping at the Service-Center.

    The traffic light for my reserved parking area is red. Can I enter anyway?

    Yes, you can drive in. A space will be reserved for you in the parking area you booked even in case of a red light at the entrance.

    What is a promotion code?

    Promotion codes are offered during special advertising campaigns.

    To see the special offers, simply enter the promotion code in the appropriate field when booking your parking space.

    Where can I find accessible parking spaces?

    Short-term parking at the terminals: At terminal 1 (arrival/departure A-D, arrival E) and at terminal 2 you can park ten minutes for free. If you park your car more than 10 minutes the total parking time will be charged. We recommend to use the parking facilities nearby the terminals.

    Barrier-free parking: All of Munich Airport's parking facilities have barrier-free spaces available. Any holder of a disabled identity card with code "aG", "BI" or "H" will receive a 50 percent discount on the current parking rates. The discount can not guaranteed with a online booking. If you wish, you can ask a staff member to collect your parking charges from you by pressing the call button on any payment machine.

    Where can I see my bookings?

    Log in to parken.munich-airport.de under "Manage my booking". Your current bookings will be displayed.

    Where is the best place to park my car when I go on a long trip?

    We recommend the P5, P7 and P8 parking facilities for long-term parking (eight days or longer). They are located between Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.

    The P41, P80 and P81 vacationer parking areas offer special rates. They are served by shuttle buses that leave for the terminals every 20 minutes.

    More information:
    Parking at Munich Airport

    Why can't I see the P41 parking area under online bookings?

    P41 cannot be booked for entry times between 1:00 and 4:00 am, as suitable transfer options to the terminals are not available during that time.