What to do on a stopover at Munich Airport in Germany?

Instead of wasting valuable time just hanging around during a stopover at Munich Airport why not put this time to best use by exploring Munich, the nearby towns and villages, experiencing our cultural highlights, seeing Bavaria’s romantic natural beauty or just enjoying an unforgettable shopping trip. There are also heaps of family-friendly stopover ideas and plenty of opportunity for the children to burn off a bit of excess energy at one of our partner leisure facilities near Munich airport.

Our suggestions for your unforgettable stopover in Munich:


Fünf Höfe

Shopping and entertainment close by Munich airport »

International names and designer fashion can be found next to typical bavarian gifts and clothing such as Lederhosen and Dirndl. Our tour tips will help you to get to know places of interest.

Historical part of Dachau

Top Cities close by the airport »

If your stopover lasts over three hours you can visit one of the suggested cities close to the airport.

Buchheim Collection – Museum of Imagination

Top Cultural Sights close by the airport »

Towns and villages bursting with art and culture, with Munich as the leading cultural centre.

St. Bartholomew's Church

Top Nature Sights close by the airport »

Enjoy the outstanding landscapes and lakes.

Thermenwelt Erding

Stopover for families in and around Munich »

Our family-friendly Kinderland Bavaria brand includes a wide range of child-focussed facilities and attractions for happy children and their families.

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