LEJ Airport is located in the town of Schkeuditz, and about 40 km from either Halle or Dresden (each a 30-minute drive), and accessible via B6 trunk road (from Halle or Leipzig) or motorways A14 & A9 (exit at Schkeuditzer Kreuz to A14). The Porsche factory is next to the Airport and offers special facilities for visitors and conventions.
With two very long runways, and 2.2 million pasengers in 2016, Leipzig Halle Airport is served by domestic & international, regular & low-fare airlines, offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
The Central terminal complex of Leipzig Halle Airport has two connecting passenger terminals - the Central Terminal and Terminal B. It includes the InterCityExpress railway station, the central check-in area, the Mall, and the multi-storey carpark, and offers a link between rail, road & traffic networks:
The Central Terminal with entrances A - F (D, E & F lead to check-in and Airlines/ticketing desks) is able to accommodate up to 4.5 million passengers a year, and houses a check-in area and the Mall - with access to Terminal B and its departure gates. Both the Mall and the check-in area connect directly to the parking garage.
The check-in area (which can be accessed from the S-8A road from Schkeuditz) houses: a cash machine, airline ticket counters, travel agency desks, DB (train) counter, a bistro and the ckeck-in facilities.
The Mall offers Germany's greatest selection of travel agencies, the Polster & Pohl lounge, various exhibits, a convenience store, & a restaurant. At the end of the mall is the Airport Information desk (tel. 0341 224-1155).
After checking in at the Central terminal, passengers reach Terminal B's security area via the Mall, where they find departure lounges & Arrivals area.
Terminal B has two levels: the ground level for arrivals and the first level for departures, with waiting areas for departures of Schengen (right), mixed (center) and non-Schengen (left) leading to the gates.
The ground level with three entrances/ exits houses rental car desks, food & drink establishments, shops, check-in automats for Lufthansa & Austrian Airlines; security check, baggage claim & customs desk, drugstore, cash machines, flight-bag automat, AHS lost baggage desk and an information desk.
The first level houses in the public area a restaurant, a baggage re-check control, a chapel and conference rooms. The secured area has a children's corner, duty-free/Travel Value, AHS Lounge, Lufthansa Lounge, a bar, a book store, and a TV lounge, as well as the waiting areas for Schengen (right), mixed (center) and non-Schengen (left) departures.
Important Telephone numbers:
Conference room service - tel.: +49 (0) 341 224-2227
Customs office - tel.: +49 (0) 341 224-1797
Federal police - tel.: +49 (0) 341 224-1800
First Aid - tel.: +49 (0) 341 224-112
Lost & Found - tel.: +49 (0) 341 224-1631
Parking services - tel.: +49 (0) 341 224-1247
Pastoral care - tel.: +49 (0) 341 224-2670 (Protestant) ; tel.: +49 (0) 341 224-2672 (Catholic)
Visitor service - tel.: +49 (0) 341 224-1414
Phone: 49 341 224 1155 /fax 2255