Paderborn-Lippstadt Airport is located very close to the country´s main road network. With just a stone's throw away from the motorways A33 and A 44 you will find excellent road links making access easy and very convenient. The airport is clearly signposted. Just follow the directions.
- From East or West
- Travelling anywhere along the A 33 - the motorway running from Bielefeld to Brilon, take the exit towards Salzkotten. Then follow the B1 onwards until the airport is signposted and exit in the direction of Wewelsburg. Turn left at the junction and take the first exit in the roundabout. This will get you onto the K37 leading to the airport.
- From South or North
- Coming from Dortmund or Kassel on the A44, take the exit towards Büren. Follow the directions towards Wewelsburg. Now travelling on the K37 will take you through to the airport
There are fast and direct return bus services (Line S60) between Paderborn main railway station and Paderborn-Lippstadt Airport which is conducted by DB Ostwestfalen-Lippe-Bus (BVO Busverkehr Ostwestfalen GmbH). The line SK5 runs between Paderborn-Lippstadt Airport and trainstation Salzkotten. Passengers intending to travel by bus to the airport on weekends and public holidays are advised to consult the bus timetables for departure times.
The new "PAD-Shuttle" is a cheap option to get to the airport. You can book it online. The BVO Busverkehr Ostwestfalen offers an app where you can book the shuttle. It will pick you up from wherever you want and will take you to the airport or will pick you up.
The additional night express NE 16 operates only on Friday and Saturday nights as well as on nights before public holidays. It runs from Paderborn main railway station and from downtown "Westerntor at Friedrichstraße" (about 550m from main railway station). The western bus strip from the AOK-building to the main railway street is used. The NE 16 starts in the front of the bus strip.
For rail access to Paderborn-Lippstadt Airport please use Paderborn rail station. InterCity (IC) and InterCityExpress (ICE) trains connect the town of Paderborn to the mainline rail network and rail hubs such as Kassel and Hamm.
Local railway traffic connects Paderborn HBF (Hauptbahnhof = main station) with Bielefeld, Altenbeken, Hanover, Detmold, Warburg, Kassel, Soest, Hamm, and Münster.
There are three car hire services at the airport.
They are located inside the multi-storey car park "paragon Parkhaus" and in the terminal.
Services available 24h a day. There are plenty of taxis available. You will find the taxi ranks right outside the terminal. If you wish to prebook a taxi just call one of the following companies.