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Saarbrücken Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Saarbrücken Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Saarbrücken Airport.

What to Expect

  • The small terminal provides flights to several European destinations.
  • WiFi is available for a fee. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

Good to Know

  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one airport lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Saarbrücken Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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Saarbrücken Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter by paying at the door. Visit the individual lounge page for more details (ie. facilities, hours, pass and membership information):

  • SCN Business Lounge - Location: Airside, opposite the Take-Off Bar. Hours: First scheduled flight departure (approx 4:20AM) - after the last scheduled flight departure (approx. 9:15PM). Lounge Access: Pay at the Door (€20)  •  Priority Pass.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

WiFi is available at Saarbrücken Airport for a fee. Internet is provided through Telekom in the terminal waiting areas, at the Bistro and in the gate area. You will need to create a Telekom account if you do not already have one.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Saarbrücken Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Saarbrücken Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • Airport Tours – Individual and group tours of the airport available for people over 6 years of age.
  • ATMs - A Sparkasse ATM is located landside, next to the information desk.
  • Baby Care Facilities - To warm up baby food, ask the Take Off Bar or Bistro staff.
  • Baggage Trolleys - Free baggage trolleys available on each level of the car park, inside and in front of the terminal building.
  • Children's Lounge - The Kids Lounge is located in front of the security checkpoint, airside.
  • Conference Facilities – Numerous conferences rooms are available for rent. Additional information unavailable.
  • Disabled Services – Services include restrooms for people with reduced mobility, public telephones, wheelchair accessible elevators, handicap parking and medical lifts for boarding the aircraft. Service requests must be indicated in advance.
  • Duty Free & Shopping - Heinemann Duty Free sells standard duty free goods. The Airportshop sells magazines, newspapers, small gifts and snacks.
  • Food & Drink - At the time of writing, no 24-hour options are available. There is one first floor landside option (the Finetime Bistro) and one airside option (Take-Off Bar). The Panoramic Café with Beer Garden is open during the summer on the observation deck.
  • Information Desk - Yes.
  • Late Night Check-in - If you wish to do a late night check in (between 6:00PM and 8:00PM) you will need to pay a fee. Airberlin group passengers will pay 8 Euro, and SUN Express passengers will pay 5 Euro. The fee is to be paid in cash at the check-in counter.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Not available.
  • Mobile Charging - At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.
  • Observation Deck
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Showers - Not available.

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Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Car rentals are available through the following companies: Avis • Budget • Europcar • Hertz • Sixt.

Public Transportation

  • Bus: Regional Bus line R10 travels between Saarbrucken – Airport – Assweiler and Blieskastel. The first and last stop on the line are at train stations, and the stop in Assweiler connects on with numerous other bus lines.
  • Shuttles: The following companies operate a shuttle service: R & R Limousinenservice • TourService Kellner GmbH • Mein Flughafentransfer • myDriver.


Taxis are available in front of the terminal during departure and arrival times. Outside standard operating hours, you can call a taxi at the information desk.

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Last Updated: 10 November 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .