Tips for a pleasant trip
Before starting your journey, please check your baggage allowance, the excess baggage charges and permitted hand baggage dimensions with your airline. At the check-in counters in the Dresden Airport terminal you will find baggage frames which you can use to check whether your hand baggage is the right size.
There are restrictions on carrying liquids in hand baggage on all flights departing from the European Union and all connecting flights from Europe. Information can be obtained from your travel agent, from every airline and in the following brochure:
Safety regulations for hand baggage [PDF file, 860 kB]
General travel tips from the German Federal Police (German only)
The counter for outsize items is to the left of the security control area on the Departures level in the terminal.
Baggage reclaim: In the Arrivals hall, check the monitors above the baggage carousels for your flight number and departure airport and collect your baggage from the carousel indicated.
Lost & Found: If any of your baggage is missing or if you discover that your baggage has been damaged, please contact the Lost & Found office on the Arrivals level in the terminal. The contact for all customers is ASD Airport Services Dresden GmbH (tel. +49 (0)351 881 4050).
ASD Airport Services Dresden GmbH
The lost property office keeps objects found in the terminal.
Frame for checking dimensions of hand baggage at the check-in counter
Baggage trolleys, left luggage
Baggage trolleys are available at the airport station, outside and inside the terminal, at all outdoor car parks and in the multi-storey car park. These trolleys take one and two euro coins.
There is a left luggage facility on level 00 of the multi-storey car park in the vicinity of the entrance. There are twelve standard lockers, one extra-large locker and two smaller lockers which passengers can use to temporarily deposit their luggage. The lockers can be hired for up to 24 hours for a hire charge of € 3. Tips for using the left luggage lockers:
- When you have deposited your luggage in the locker and paid the hire charge, you will be given a paper ticket with a barcode.
- To retrieve your luggage, insert this ticket in the slot provided. Your locker will open automatically.
- If the hire period is exceeded by up to 72 hours, you will be charged an additional € 6. If luggage is left in the locker for longer than 72 hours, the locker will be automatically opened and a charge of € 15 will be payable.
- Lost tickets will incur a locker opening fee of € 30.
Left-luggage lockers in the multi-storey car park