Saarbrücken airport (SCN)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Saarbrücken Airport, also known as Ensheim Airport and opened on September 17, 1928, is a minor international air terminal in Germany. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations inside Europe.

Official Website:
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open since 2 hours before the first flight until 10:30 pm.
Annual passenger traffic: 400,000 passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +49 689 3830. E-mail: [email protected] Information desk in the Arrivals Hall (Tel +49 689 383 272).


The airport is located 9 km (5 miles) to the southeast of Saarbrücken.

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What services does Saarbrücken airport (SCN) facilities include

The airport has an ATM, conference rooms and Wi-Fi access for a fee. The SCN Business Lounge is located in the Departures area and opens from 5:00 am to 10:30 pm; it provides snacks, drinks, newspapers and magazines, Wi-Fi, TV, air conditioning, fax (access with Priority Pass, Lounge Club or DragonPass membership, or by paying at the door - €25.00).

Food and Drinks- Restaurant on the first floor, bar behind the security checkpoint, café at the observation deck.
Shopping- There is a duty-free store in the Departures area and shops selling newspapers, magazines, gifts, apparel.
Baggage- Carts free of charge inside and outside the terminal and on each level of the garage. The information desk operates a lost and found service (Tel +49 689 383 272; e-mail: [email protected]).
Other Services- Travel agencies, children's play area.


Accommodation near Saarbrücken airport (SCN)

The closest accommodations to the airport include:

Hotel Restaurant Sengscheider Hof (3.9 km/2.4 miles)
Alfa Hotel (4.2 km/2.6 miles)
Hotel-Restaurant La Fontana Costanzo(4.7 km/2.9 miles)
Hotel Alexander (5.1 km/3.2 miles)
Hotel Am Wildpark (5.7 km/3.5 miles)


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Public and private transportation

Bus - Line R10 from VGS (Tel +49 681 948 200) connects the airport with Saarbrücken train station, Brebach, Fechingen, Heckendalheim, Ommersheim, Assweiler, Biesingen, Ballweiler, Wecklingen and Blieskastel. Journey time to downtown Saarbrücken is approximately 30 minutes. Buses run with a frequency of 1 hour and the fare is €2.60. They leave Mondays through Fridays between 4:45 am and 10:50 pm, Saturdays from 5:45 am to 10:45 pm and Sundays from 10:10 am to 10:45 pm. From the terminal in Assweiler depart numerous services to other locations in the Saarpfalz district.
Tourservice Kellner (Tel +49 682 6524 0877) and Mein Flughafentransfer (Tel +49 633 172 4880) provide door-to-door transportation inside the region.
More information

Taxi - Stands are located directly opposite the terminal. The trip to the city centre has a cost of around €35.00 and takes 20 minutes.


Car rental agencies

Offices are situated opposite the terminal building.

Avis (Tel +49 681 967 500 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm)
Europcar (Tel +49 689 3949 9280 - weekdays from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +49 689 380 1614 - Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 am to 11:00 am)
Sixt (Tel +49 896 606 0060 - 24 hours a day)


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Parking services at Saarbrücken airport (SCN)

The parking lots are found within a walking distance of 3 minutes from the terminal. The first 30 min. have no charge. There are automatic payment stations at the entrance of the Arrivals area, on level 2 of the car park and in sector P1. Fees

Car park - Multi-storey facility.
P1, P3 - Outdoor areas.
Short-term parking - Free parking between 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

There are elevators, accessible toilets, adapted telephones, designated parking spaces and a mobile lift to board the planes. Inform your airline about your needs at the moment of your booking. More information: Tel +49 689 383 272.

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Latest updates: January 08, 2019