Skip to main content
27 votes
Accepted

Re-entry and exit crossed out stamps

I’m afraid this would affect my future visa applications despite that I had no control over flight delays/cancellations. I would appreciate any support or explanations! You can't take blame for ...
Nicolas Formichella's user avatar
18 votes
Accepted

Same flight taking one hour longer with same aircraft on different dates

It's most likely operational. The change coincides with a daylight savings time change in Germany on Oct 29. For any DST change the schedule needs to be adjusted. They either have to move the ...
Hilmar's user avatar
  • 104k
14 votes
Accepted

Is 1.5 hours enough for flight transfer in Frankfurt?

You have to clear immigration in Frankfurt, but if this is a through ticket, you will usually have plenty of time with 1.5 hours. The minimum transfer time in Frankfurt is only 45 minutes, even for ...
Tor-Einar Jarnbjo's user avatar
11 votes
Accepted

Can you get from Frankfurt Flughafen to Frankfurt City during a railway strike (Dec 8 2023)?

Local transport (U-Bahn, Bus, Tram) is still running. Bus 61: Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen Terminal 1 to Frankfurt (Main) Südbahnhof 61 Route: Fahrpläne, Haltestellen & Karten - Frankfurt (Main) ...
Mark Johnson's user avatar
  • 29.6k
9 votes

Same flight taking one hour longer with same aircraft on different dates

I don't think this is a glitch, as least not in the sense "website does not show correct times or duration because of DST change". When time changes at either end of the flight, airlines ...
jcaron's user avatar
  • 82.4k
8 votes
Accepted

Passport Control at Frankfurt airport

If your partner is a "family member" under EU regulations (parents, minor children, spouses, or [in some cases] civil partners) then under the Schengen Borders Code they can use the "EU,...
Sneftel's user avatar
  • 4,500
7 votes

Traveling as a Swedish citizen with Argentinian wife who overstayed in Germany

Last time she got stopped and an officer opened a case stating she overstayed her visa. ... We are wondering if this will be a problem at the border In germany. ... We called the prosecutor's office ...
Mark Johnson's user avatar
  • 29.6k
5 votes

Frankfurt best Star Alliance lounge at Terminal 1 (international) departure

Terminal 1 at Frankfurt is broken into multiple different "concourses" - A, B, C and Z. Each of these concourse contains one or more Lufthansa lounges. In general, the best lounge to use ...
Doc's user avatar
  • 123k
5 votes

While travelling from India to Amsterdam via Frankfurt, can the baggage be booked through to the final destination Amsterdam?

Whether it is Paris or Frankfurt, as long as the flights are on the same ticket, your luggage should be checked through to your final destination, and on such a scenario you won’t see it. Note that I ...
jcaron's user avatar
  • 82.4k
4 votes

Landing at Frankfurt (FRA) airport I need a train to Dusseldorf as well as the reverse back to (FRA) from Dusseldorf. Which station do I use?

Fernbahnhof has the direct, and much much faster, connections, but you can get to Düsseldorf from either stop. When searching trains on bahn.dk you just put in "Frankfurt(M) Flughafen" and ...
StrangerToKindness's user avatar
4 votes

Is 1.5 hours enough for flight transfer in Frankfurt?

I did something similar (1.5 hr layover at Frankfurt) about a year ago. Things moved fast enough that I was able to make the transfer. I was travelling to US and didn't had to clear the immigration.
John's user avatar
  • 41
2 votes
Accepted

Lufthansa Rebooking through Munich/Frankfurt

If the strike is said to end at 7:11, would it actually end? It seems like this sort of thing would go on. Tricky. If LH has rebooked your grandfather, then they have every intention of operating ...
Hilmar's user avatar
  • 104k
2 votes

Lufthansa Rebooking through Munich/Frankfurt

My experience of European train strikes (UK and NL before Brexit, then Belgium and France in 2023) is that strikes end when they're announced to end.
DavidRecallsMonica's user avatar
2 votes

Frankfurt best Star Alliance lounge at Terminal 1 (international) departure

Frankfurt also has a landside lounge on terminal 1. It might be an option depending how early you arrive at the airport and wether you have check in luggage. I use to travel a few hours by Deutsche ...
André's user avatar
  • 2,329
1 vote

Pecking order for lounge access: business class vs star alliance gold

The policies vary between airline. In most cases where multiple levels of lounge exist, business class would be considered "higher" than status-based access. For example, United Airlines &...
Doc's user avatar
  • 123k
1 vote

Pecking order for lounge access: business class vs star alliance gold

is there is a consistent policy across airlines ? I don't believe so. Most lounge policies are rather complicated and difficult to read. The question of a "pecking" order really just comes ...
Hilmar's user avatar
  • 104k
1 vote

Can you get from Frankfurt Flughafen to Frankfurt City during a railway strike (Dec 8 2023)?

Taking a taxi is another alternative. Note that during a train strike demand for taxis will be significantly higher than usual. As the strike is announced beforehand supply might be slightly higher ...
quarague's user avatar
  • 641
1 vote
Accepted

Transiting in Frankfurt (Lufthansa) on US F1 visa with expiry date in the future but change of status approved to new visa

You are normally subject to holding an Airport Transit Visa, but by the virtue of holding a valid (if it is multi entry) visa or from coming back from the US, you are exempt from one they hold a ...
Nicolas Formichella's user avatar

Only top scored, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible