CargoCity Frankfurt Fast, Safe Service

Located at the heart of the continent in a leading business location, Frankfurt Airport excels with highly professional handling of all types of cargo.

An attractive location

Location Power
Location Power

Flugzeug im Landeanflug auf Frankfurt Airport

Business Power
Business Power

Euro-Zeichen am Willy-Brandt-Platz in Frankfurt

Service Power
Service Power

Frachtabfertiger im Einsatz

Location Power

Flugzeug im Landeanflug auf Frankfurt Airport

Located in the heart of the continent, Frankfurt Airport is Europe’s leading cargo hub and one of the top 10 worldwide.

Business Power

Euro-Zeichen am Willy-Brandt-Platz in Frankfurt

Frankfurt Airport connects one of Europe’s leading business locations with the world.

Service Power

Frachtabfertiger im Einsatz

Frankfurt Airport excels with fast, safe, and professional handling of all kinds of cargo.

Specialists in all kinds of cargo

From pharmaceuticals to dangerous goods to animals: Whatever customers want to load, Frankfurt Airport has the requisite expertise.

Pharma

We keep your Pharma cool

For handling of pharmaceuticals, Frankfurt Airport has more than 12,000 square meters of temperature-adjustable GDP and CEIV-certified storage space right next to the apron. Temperature-controlled transportation in special vehicles is possible on the apron itself. This unique infrastructure and the extra capacity provided by specially designated pharmaceutical teams at numerous forwarding agents and cargo handlers make Frankfurt Airport Europe’s leading pharmaceutical hub.

Perishable Center

Früchte aus aller Welt werden im Perishable Center umgeschlagen

The Perishable Center Frankfurt is Europe’s largest and most cutting-edge air cargo center for perishable goods. Each year, around 100,000 metric tons of meat, fish, crustaceans, fruit, vegetables, and plants are handled here – in just 60 minutes if necessary.

 

Perishable Center Frankfurt:

  • 9,000 square meters of temperature-controlled storage space
  • 20 monitored zones ranging from –24 °C to +24 °C
  • GDP and CEIV certification

 

Further information is available at www.pcf-frankfurt.de

You can download a flyer on perishables here.

Tiertransport

Pferde werden verladen

Frankfurt Airport has the world’s most state-of-the-art station for animals traveling by air. Whether they are show horses en route to the Olympics, cats and dogs heading for a holiday with their owners, rhinoceroses being transported from one zoo to another, or colorful tropical fish, all animals are treated in a species-appropriate way here.

Large animal stalls, small animal boxes, special aviaries, and individually temperature-adjustable climatic chambers provide optimum conditions for various species on a site covering over 4,000 square meters. Over 110 million animals per year travel safely via Frankfurt Airport.

Compliance with the strict provisions of the IATA’s Live Animals Regulations and the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species is ensured at all times.

Wertgüter

Goldbarren

Various companies at the airport are specialized in storing valuable and vulnerable goods (VAL and VUN). Their storage facilities are equipped with high-security areas for loading and unloading, sections for goods picking and consolidation, and explosives detectors.

This means that valuable consignments such as precious metals, cash, artworks, weapons, and narcotics as well as high-quality electronic and pharmaceutical products can be stored in line with the relevant legal and safety requirements.

Dangerous Goods

Kartons müssen als Gefahrgut gekennzeichnet werden

At Frankfurt Airport, it is possible to handle all classes of dangerous goods and to store them for more than 24 hours. This does not apply to explosives.

Experienced and regularly trained specialists inspect and monitor the storage areas.

Luftpost

Postkarte, Luftpostbrief und Kompass auf Landkarte

Frankfurt Airport is a major hub for international transport of mail and parcels, equipped with first-class infrastructure and technology.

Various providers enable fast and reliable handling of international airmail and express consignments on-site with state-of-the-art distribution and sorting machines.

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Service topics

Laptop Weltkarte

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Are you looking for the right contact at a government agency? Here you can find addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses for customs, plant protection, the German Federal Office for Agriculture and Food, veterinarians, and the federal police headquarters.

Autobahn

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By car or truck, rail or bus – you can find detailed directions to CargoCity North and South here. We also provide information about parking options for cars and trucks.

Ausweisstelle

 

Do you want to apply for a new Airport ID Card? You can apply online and find answers to important questions about the topic here.

Werbeflächen

Werbeflächen in der CargoCity Süd

Outdoor advertising by the truck parking lot? Ads in the trade directory “Who is where”? Find out about advertising opportunities at Frankfurt Airport here

Baugrube Terminal 3 und Flugzeuge

 

All construction measures on leasehold land must be coordinated with the FRA Cargo Team at an early stage. To do this, please send an e-mail with the following essential details to fracargoteam@fraport.de:

  • Project/description of measures
  • Planned timeline
  • Exact location on the site or in the building

The FRA Cargo Team will be happy to contact you.

Gastronomie-Standorte CCS

Gastronomie in der CargoCity Süd

A wide range of services and catering options are available at CargoCities North and South. Click here for more information.

Tastatur

H nde auf Tastatur

Whether it’s advice or the operation of all information and communication equipment – Fraport AG’s IT experts offer you a broad range of services.

Who is where?

CargoCity South
CargoCity South

CargoCity Süd mit DFS-Tower

Are you looking for the contact details of companies and offices at Frankfurt Airport?

Here you will find the companies and offices directory.

Contact

FRA Cargo-Team

Your first point of contact for all cargo and logistics matters at Fraport AG

fracargoteam@fraport.de

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