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Flights to Friedrichshafen

Discover the town of aviation: Friedrichshafen

City Life, Culture, Nature

Friedrichshafen, on the shores of Lake Constance with a scenic mountain backdrop, is a beautiful setting for a city filled with culture and aviation history.

Feature / Location

The shores of Lake Constance / Southern Germany, 1 hour from Switzerland




Summers are mostly warm and rainy sometimes; winters are really cold and cloudy mostly

Time Zone

GMT +1


Friedrichshafen - Bodensee Airport


Go hiking, enjoy cycling and birdwatching

Friedrichshafen, located in the South of Germany, combines its unique nature with history and culture. Being the birthplace of the zeppelin airship, it is regarded as one of the most important places in the history of modern aviation industry.

Friedrichshafen best known for?

It is located on the shores of Lake Constance and this gives the city a remarkable natural beauty. Combined with its past, Friedrichshafen is an appealing place both for culture enthusiasts and nature lovers.

  • City Life
  • Culture
  • Nature

Friedrichshafen City Life

City Life
Friedrichshafen City Life Cycling
Friedrichshafen City Life Cycling


Cycling is so popular in the area there are approximately 81 scenic routes to discover in the region. There are plenty of bike hire companies that you can rent a bicycle from. There are many theme trails that you can join to see the diversity of the region. Whether you’re a novice or an experienced cyclist the area has different levels of difficulty. For those that are beginners utilising a guided excursion is the best way to see some of the great trails of the region but, staying within your limits. Perfect for those travelling between June and September.

Friedrichshafen Culture

Friedrichshafen Culture Friedrichshafen Castle Church
Friedrichshafen Culture Friedrichshafen Castle Church

Friedrichshafen Castle Church

The town's landmark was built between 1695 and 1701. it is one of the region's best known baroque style buildings. The dome towers made from Rorschach sandstone stands at 55 metres high, this long standing Protestant church was built by Christian Thumb in the late 17th century. We highly recommend a guided tour which needs to be booked in advance.

Friedrichshafen Culture Friedrichshafen Dornier Museum
Friedrichshafen Culture Friedrichshafen Dornier Museum

Friedrichshafen Dornier Museum

Dedicated to a century of aviation history, the Dornier Museum is home to 400 exhibits including twelve original aircrafts and a space exhibit. The museum is perfect for a family day out.

Friedrichshafen Culture Zeppelin Museum Friedrichshafen
Friedrichshafen Culture Zeppelin Museum Friedrichshafen

Zeppelin Museum Friedrichshafen

Overlooking the shores of Lake Constance, the Zeppelin museum Friedrichshafen is the world's largest exhibition on the history of airship travel. The museum tells the story of airship history by film, audio, photographs and 1500 original objects. A reconstruction of LZ 129 Hindenburg can be found in the museum giving you a more interactive experience being able to walk through the reconstructed rooms giving you a real perspective of what the travellers must have experienced. The area is famous for the Luftschiffbau Zeppelin Airship Company and the museum must be on your Friedrichshafen to do list.

Friedrichshafen Nature

Friedrichshafen Nature Mainau Island
Friedrichshafen Nature Mainau Island

Mainau Island

Witness the colourful and scenic Flower Island of Mainau. Stroll through the gardens and marvel at the nature around you. Be mesmerised by the majestic butterflies in the Butterfly house. A total of 45 hectares open all year round with impressive gardens is a must visit on your visit to Friedrichshafen.

Friedrichshafen Nature Lake Constance
Friedrichshafen Nature Lake Constance

Lake Constance

A paradise for bird watching all year round. Lake Constance is on the main migration route of a huge number of birds. The lake gives you the unique opportunity of seeing birds in their natural habitat. There are many different ways to observe the birds from on the water, on foot or for those novices amongst us on a guided tour with an expert. Nature never stops so whenever you choose to visit Friedrichshafen there will always be different species to admire. There are more than 300 birds that can be seen all year round.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Friedrichshafen

How long is the flight from Friedrichshafen to Turkey?

Flights to Turkey are relatively short at approximately 3 hours.

Do Corendon fly direct to Friedrichshafen Bodensee Airport FDH?

Yes, all Corendon Airline routes are direct.

Can I find Friedrichshafen cheap hotels?

Yes, it's possible to find cheap hotels. Take advantage of booking early for the best offers.

How far is it from Friedrichshafen Bodensee Airport FDH to the city centre?

Approximately 20 minutes by train or road.

Friedrichshafen flight ticket

Cheapest flight ticket Airport Flight duration Cheapest date
Antalya → Friedrichshafen
flight ticket: 67.95 EUR
Bodensee Airport 2 hr 15 min 10 Jul 2024


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Cities with direct flights to Friedrichshafen

Corendon Airlines connects you with direct flights to Greece, Turkey, Spain and Egypt. Corendon Airlines offers flights to 2 Greek Islands; Rhodes and Crete, 2 Turkish Cities; Kayseri and Antalya, Fuerteventura in Spain and Hurghada in Egypt. Corendon Airlines offers easy and convenient travel to these popular destinations that offer many attractions to entice visitors.

Corendon Airlines with its excellent service and outstanding quality gives easy access to and from Friedrichshafen - Bodensee Airport throughout the year.

Destination Airport: Friedrichshafen (FDH)  
Antalya - Friedrichshafen flight duration  3:25 hours
Gran Canaria - Friedrichshafen flight duration   4:25 hours
Heraklion - Friedrichshafen flight duration  4:40 hours
Hurghada - Friedrichshafen flight duration   4:40 hours


Transportation in Friedrichshafen

Germany has a comprehensive network public transportation and it is the case in Friedrichshafen too. Friedrichshafen - Bodensee Airport is very well connected to the public transportation network. Bus and railroad options are also available for the most part of the city. Friedrichshafen is a little town and it is possible to reach about anywhere you want through public transportation.

Accommodation in Friedrichshafen

Friedrichshafen offers different types of accommodation options for different range of budgets and personal preferences. From luxury hotels to budget hostels and camping areas you can choose from lots of options. Friedrichshafen also hosts lots of trade fairs and aviation related events through the year. This helps to boost the chance of finding more accommodation options.

Weather in Friedrichshafen

Summers are warm and winters are really cold, cloudy and rainy most of the time. The temperature over the course of the year generally varies from -3 degree Celsius and 25 degree Celsius. The hottest month of the year is July while the coldest one is January.

20 C Light Rain
TODAY May 18, Sat
  • May 19, Sun 20 Light Rain
  • May 20, Mon 21 Few Clouds
  • May 21, Tue 12 Light Rain
  • May 22, Wed 17 Light Rain
  • May 23, Thu 20 Broken Clouds