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About Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport (PAD)

Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport serves the eastern region of North Rhine-Westphalia in western Germany. Our Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport guide provides details on how to get to the airport, accommodation options nearby, and facilities within the terminal.


The information desk can be found near the main entrance to the terminal (tel: +49 295 5770) and is staffed around the clock.


Driving directions:

From Paderborn head east out of the town and join the B64/B1 road (also titled Bahnhofstraße). Continue along this road until you reach the L776 exit, which will be the first on your left hand side after joining the B1. This road leads directly to the airport terminal.

Airport Info

Flughafenstraße 33

The airport is located around 18km (11 miles) southwest of Paderborn.

No. of terminals:

+49 295 5770

Public Transport

Public transport road:

Bus: Regular buses S60 (tel: +49 295 5770; run between the airport and Paderborn's central railway station. Journey time on the S60 is around 20 minutes. There are additional night services on Fridays and Saturdays.

Taxi: Taxis can be found close to the Arrivals area. Journey time into the city centre is 20 minutes. Taxi companies operating at the airport include BP Taxi (tel: +49 151 1724 5678; and Taxi Seibel (tel: +49 176 3283 7919;; for a full list of available operators visit the airport website.

Public transport rail:

Regular buses operate from the airport to Paderborn's main railway station, which is served both by regional trains and long-distance ICE services (tel: +49 01805 9966;

Terminal facilities


An ATM is located opposite the information desk near the terminal entrance.


There is a bistro lounge restaurant in Departures, along with a fast-food outlet. The airport hotel outside the terminal also has a full-service restaurant.


There are two shops in the terminal, one on the ground floor offering news and magazines, and the other, in Departures, offering general duty-free style goods and souvenirs.


Left-luggage is not available at Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport. The lost and found office (tel: +49 295 577 357) is located in Arrivals.


Other facilities at Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport include baby changing rooms and a first aid station.

Airport facilities

Conference and business:

The Business Lounge at the airport offers a connected business sector with internet access. Meeting facilities are also available in the on-site Airport Hotel (tel: +49 295 577 267;

Communication Facilities:

Free Wi-Fi (for up to 3 hours) is available throughout Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport. Public telephones can also be found throughout the terminal.

Disabled facilities:

The airport is fully accessible, with lifts, adapted telephones and disabled toilet facilities. Designated disabled parking is available immediately opposite the terminal entrance, and there are special meeting points within the terminals for those requiring help. Any passengers who may require additional assistance are advised to contact their airline before travelling.

Car parking:

Several car parks offering both short- and long-term spaces are located opposite and alongside the terminal complex. Parking for less than 30 minutes is free of charge.

Car rental:

Car hire companies: Avis, Europcar and Sixt are represented at the airport; their offices are situated inside the multistorey car park located opposite the terminal.

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