24/7 LEJ Cargo Hub Plus

Located at the heart of Europe, Leipzig/Halle Airport has ideal links to the German and international transport networks. The infrastructure at and near the airport offers many benefits.


  • 24/7 flight operations – 24/7 services
  • Two runways – Cat IIIB – code F – each 3,600 metres long
  • Accelerated procedures for issuing landing and import permits
  • Extremely modern freight terminal equipment
  • World Cargo Center (20,000 m²) with direct airside access
  • 70 scheduled and charter cargo flights per day
  • Global connections to more than 200 airports
  • Global logistics service companies at the airport
  • Maintenance for cargo aircraft
  • 2021: companies based at the airport handled 1,591,618 tonnes tonnes of freight


  • Cargo Transport Centre with seaport link at the airport site
  • 24/7 handling for container trains – turnaround within 4 hours
  • Possible to handle containers measuring up to 45 feet
  • Direct road links to the most important and largest business parks
  • Smooth links to air freight services
  • Direct connections to all the European markets via own trucking network
  • 2020: more than 194,000 tonnes of maritime freight handled


  • Rapid and easy access to the German and international motorway networks
  • Door-to door / ex works solutions
  • Regular trucking operations as well as ad-hoc arrangements
  • Spacious and easily accessible truck loading and unloading facilities

Sea Link

  • Dry port/seaport link via daily freight trains to major European ports
  • Container storage on request