Relaxation, fitness, and wellness are often neglected while at airports. But when you’re at Europe’s fittest hub, there’s no excuse not to stay on track. Getting healthy at Munich Airport is easier than ever with all they have to offer.
You have the possibility to eat healthy food, take care of your body, and keep your daily fitness habits with gyms, hair salons, organic bistros, and more.
In the spring of 2015, Munich Airport became Europe’s first airport to be granted 5-star status. Which, in the airport world, is like winning the Oscars of aviation. The multiple award-winning airport was also recognized as the winner of the Routes Europe 2017 Marketing Awards this year.
By providing an array of wellness services, amenities, and a pleasant atmosphere, we’re sure that you can keep up your fitness routine and get healthy at Munich Airport.
10 Ways To Get Healthy at Munich Airport
1. Chill out in a wellness oasis for relaxation with reclining and non-reclining seating and an exclusive library of hundreds of free books.
Location: Schengen area, near gates G43/44
2. Work out at one of two gym facilities.
The Hilton Munich Airport Fit & Fly Spa invites visitors to get some fitness on the fly in their 17-meter swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna, steam bath, and the fitness center. They offer two 2-hour passes for €22.00 per person, or day passes for €35.00 per person. They provide towels too!
Location: Munich Airport Center at Level 04
Bodystreet Fitness Studio is a gym that provides EMS (electro-muscular stimulation), developed through the space program and sports medicine and is considered one of the world’s most efficient exercise concepts.
Location: Munich Airport Center between Terminal 1 and Terminal 2
3. Change up your hairstyle or get a scalp massage.
Wellness and beauty – when it comes to your hair – does not require compromise at Munich Airport. The airport has two hair salons, both located pre-security. And trust us, getting a quick blow out can certainly provide a magic boost to how you feel.
Bel-Hair at Munich Airport is a classic salon for both women and men. They do cuts, colors, perms, and styles before your flight.
Location: Pre-security in the public area of Terminal 2 at Level 03
M-Crew Friseure salon offers professional styling for men and women as well as make-up services. They can also shape your eyebrows and treat your lashes! This salon is a one-stop-shop.
4. Pamper yourself before boarding your flight by getting a massage at the Chi-Ma Massage Institute. They also offer portable massage tables.
Location: Behind security check of Terminal 2 close to Gate G19/20 at Level 04
5. Get healthy at Munich Airport by connecting with your inner self in a quiet space away from airport chaos.
The mediation and prayer room doesn’t only provide faith services. The room also serves as a space for personal prayer or reflection.
Location: Behind security check-in Terminal 2
6. Nap in decency – no need to curl up in a corner or create a sleeping tent.
Catch a Nap in a NapCab at Munich Airport for your resting pleasure. NapCabs are self-contained, self-service resting pods that feature a bed and small workspace with adjustable ambient lighting. The rates vary from €10 to €15 per hour, with a minimum charge of €30.
Location: Terminal 2 at Gate H32 at Level 05
7. The Cosmetic Institute at Munich Airport is an oasis of calm and relaxation.
Escape the hum of airport noise and get a facial at the Cosmetic Institute. Pick from an array of full-body treatments with luxurious products by Sisley, Lancome, La Prairie, and Clarins.
Location: Terminal 2, Departures, near Gate H, behind the security check
8. Guys, get groomed on the fly at Brants Barber & Shop.
They provide services such as an old-fashioned wet shave, modern hairstyles and a range of beauty treatments like men’s manicures. Want to know more about where men can get groomed on the fly at airports? Check out our latest post here.
Location: Terminal 2
9. Eat healthy at Bistro Organic that serves exclusively 100% organic ingredients.
They have a fresh fruit and salad corner and also have an extensive selection of freshly squeezed juices. As you know, we’re big fans of fresh juice bars.
Location: Post security, Terminal 2 at Gate G30/Level 04
10. Check out AirportClinic M – Europe’s first airport clinic.
Munich Airport is the first airport to have a full-service medical clinic plus a comprehensive service for international patients. It opened in 2003 and is meant to provide fast and high-quality medical treatments for passengers, visitors and airport employees.
Location: Terminal 1, Module E, Level 03
If you have other ways to get healthy at Munich Airport, let us know! Tweet to us at @VaneAirportMag to share your tips & tricks. We’ve also written about 10 Ways to Get Healthy at San Francisco Airport and Miami Airport.