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The Black Forest Travel Guide

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The closest major international airports in Germany are Stuttgart and Frankfurt. Strasbourg, in neighboring French Alsace, and the Swiss border city of Basel, the latter just 70 km (43 miles) from Freiburg, are also reasonably close. An up-and-coming airport is the Baden-Airpark, now known more commonly as Karlsruhe-Baden, near Baden-Baden. It is used by European budget carriers including Ryanair ( and Air Berlin (, serving short-haul international destinations such as London, Dublin, and Barcelona.

Airport Information

Aeroport International de Strasbourg (00333/8864–6767.

EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg (0389/9031–11 in France.

Flughafen Frankfurt Main (Frankfurt. 01805/372–4636.

Flughafen Stuttgart (Stuttgart. 01805/948–444.

Karlsruhe-Baden (07229/662–000.

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