The formerly regional airport connects Dortmund with major cities across Europe.
Dortmund Airport connects major cities across Europe with the largest city in the Ruhr region. Formerly a regional airport, it has grown to become the fourth-largest air hub in North Rhine-Westphalia, handling around two million passengers annually. From London, passengers of low-cost airline Ryanair can avail themselves of cheap flights to the Ruhr Metropolis.
Dortmund Airport also has excellent ground transportation links. Those travelling by car will quickly reach their destination on the autobahn and major road networks. Meanwhile, direct bus connections from the airport terminal guarantee speedy arrival at the main railway station in Dortmund and the station in Holzwickede.