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Frankenmuth is conveniently located near three international airports and two local airfields, giving you many options when traveling by air.

Conveniently located within minutes of I-75, Frankenmuth is also located conveniently to other major roads including M54, M57, M46, M81 and M15. Frankenmuth's Main Street is M83. Access roads from these critical Michigan trunk-lines are rated for year-round, all-season service.

Commercial Services

MBS International Airport (MBS)
8500 Garfield Rd. Suite 101
Freeland, MI  48623
989.655.5555

Located 29.1 miles from Frankenmuth, MBS is a full service airport servicing both commercial and general aviation needs. Car rental, ground transportation, US Customs and Border Protection, and FAA control tower are located on-site. Airlines include Delta and United. The 75,000 square feet state of the art new airport building opened in 2012. Bishop International Airport/Flint, Michigan (FNT)
G-3425 High W. Bristol Road
Flint, MI  48507-3185
810.235.6560

Located 23.4 miles directly south on I75, Flint's Bishop Airport supports airline services from Air Tran, American Airlines, Continental Airlines, Delta Airlines and Frontier Airlines.  Opened in 1993, Flint Bishop is currently undergoing a $2.3 million renovation.  Bishop is full-service including car rental, ground transportation, US Customs and Border Protection, and FAA control tower located on site.

Detroit Metro (DTW)
Wayne County Airport Authority
Detroit Metropolitan Airport
Smith Terminal - Mezzanine Level
Detroit , MI 48242
734.AIRPORT

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) is one of the busiest airports in the United States and among the world's largest air transportation hubs. As the second-largest hub and primary Asian gateway for Delta, the world’s largest airline, DTW serves as the SkyTeam™ Alliance's major Midwestern hub.and as a major base of operations for ultra low cost carrier Spirit Airlines.With two new passenger terminals, 145 gates, six jet runways, and two modern Federal Inspection Services facilities for international arrivals, Detroit Metro is located about 100 miles or 1 hour and 41 minutes drive-time from Frankenmuth.

Carriers include Air Canada, Air France, Air Tran, American Airlines, Continental Airlines, Delta Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Lufthansa, KLM, Royal Jordanian, Southwest, United and US Airways.

Private Planes

Wm 'Tiny" Zehnder Field Airport
Frankenmuth Airport Inc
PO Box 15
Frankenmuth, MI 48734
989.652.7797

A ten-minute drive from Frankenmuth, this grassy field, privately owned airport is open to the public.  Limited services, including restrooms and courtesy car to Frankenmuth's Bavarian Inn, are available. 

Saginaw County H. (Harry) W. Browne Airport
4821 Janes Road
Saginaw, MI  48601-9656
989.758.2459

A 20-minute drive from Frankenmuth, this publicly owned and maintained airport services more and larger planes than Zehnder Field.  Services include self-serve aviation fuel, aircarft parking, hangers, catering, courtesy transportation, public transportation, pilots room and snooze lounge and restrooms. This airport is open to the public.

Contact Us

240 W. Genesee Street

Frankenmuth, Michigan 48734

989.652.3430 extension 120

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