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How to get a ride with Uber from Munich international airport
Open your app to request a ride
When you’re ready, open your app to request a ride. Choose the option that suits your group size and luggage needs.
Follow directions in the app
You’ll get directions about pickup points directly in the app. Signs might also be available at the airport.
Meet your driver
Go to your assigned pickup location as specified by the app. Please note, this location may not always be at your nearest exit. If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.
MUC Airport tips
Munich Airport wifi
Make the most of Munich Airport’s free wifi while you wait for your flight. Here’s what you need to do: - Open your preferred browser - Connect to the Telekom wifi network - Register using your name and email address
Munich Airport luggage storage
There is a left luggage service available at Munich Airport. You can leave your bags with the Service Centers in either Terminal 1 or Terminal 2, with the former open 24 hours a day for your convenience and the latter open from 5am to 12am.
Munich Airport parking
There are a number of parking facilities to choose from when parking at MUC, with transfers to terminals as well as parking options, including premium and valet parking services or budget parking.
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Munich Airport visitor information
Uber is a great choice for reliable rides to Europe’s only 5-star airport: Munich Airport. It’s Germany’s 2nd-largest airport and acts as the city’s main international airport, handling roughly 45 million passengers a year. Located about 30 kilometers (20 miles) northeast of Munich, the airport is reachable in approximately 40 minutes. With more than 260 flight destinations, as well as easy airport transfers, Munich’s international airport acts as the perfect travel link to all corners of the globe for Germans and Europeans.
Munich Airport terminals
Munich Airport has 2 terminals, and a central information desk offers multilingual staff. Each terminal also has service centers.
Munich Airport Terminal 1
Terminal 1 is the larger of Munich Airport’s 2 terminals, with more than 70 airlines operating from this terminal.
Munich Airport Terminal 2
Terminal 2 is the newer of the 2 terminals in Munich Airport, with more than 20 airlines operating from it. There’s also a gallery where you can find food and drinks, as well as a visitors platform.
Munich Airport lounges
A number of lounges are available at Munich Airport, with plenty of facilities to make your wait more comfortable. While many are run by individual airlines, the Airport Lounge Europe and Airport Lounge World offer access to all with a one-time charge at the door. Inside, travelers can find food and drink options, free wifi, and entertainment.
Munich Airport hotels
If you’re passing through Munich and need a convenient accommodation option, there are plenty of hotels near Munich Airport where you can stay, whether at the airport itself or in the neighboring town of Freising.
If you prefer to stay in the city, there are a number of hotels throughout Munich that are within easy reach of the airport. You can schedule a ride with Uber to take you to and from your accommodations so you can keep logistics to a minimum on your trip.
Munich Airport showers
Freshen up after a long day of traveling with the shower facilities in Munich Airport. You’ll find them in both the Munich Airport Center and in Terminal 2. There are no barriers, but you will need to collect a key from the Service Center for a charge and deposit. You’ll also get a towel, shower gel, and shampoo.
Munich Airport restaurants
From wining and dining to quick snacks you can grab on the go, there’s no shortage of cuisine options in Munich Airport. There are about 60 cafes, restaurants, and bistros serving foods including Bavarian options and Asian dishes. In Terminal 2, some restaurants are located close to gates, and others allow you to eat before reaching security if you arrive early or if you’re being dropped off by friends or family.
Munich Airport shops
There are about 150 shops at Munich Airport, which makes it a great spot for a bit of retail therapy during your trip. Visit the Travel Value & Duty Free shop for great prices on items including sweets, toys, cosmetics, and fine wines. You can also earn and spend your Miles & More award miles in the shop. And if you don’t want to be weighed down, you can have your purchases delivered in Munich on the same day.
Points of interest near MUC
If you’re on a layover or just thinking of visiting the capital of Bavaria, Munich’s international airport is an easy Uber trip away from some of the city’s top attractions, whether sightseeing, history, or shopping:
- Nymphenburg Palace
- Victuals Market
Find more information about Munich Airport here.