Security and passport control

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On this page, you will find all the important information and contacts relating to security and passport controls.

Security check

Passenger screening at Memmingen Airport is carried out by Sicherheitsgesellschaft Memmingen (SGMM), a company operated by the Free State of BavariaIn order to ensure that the screening process runs smoothly, please observe the following instructions:

  • Please have your boarding passes ready and show them at the boarding pass control without being asked.
  • Before entering the security scanner, please remove any overwear, thick cardigans, sweatshirts, sturdy shoes, hiking boots and boots.
  • Please take off your belt and completely empty all trouser pockets.
  • Please remove all electronic devices from your hand luggage and place them separately in a tray.
  • Please remove all liquids (liquids, aerosols, gels, sprays, etc.) that you are carrying with you from your hand luggage. Please note the maximum container size of 100 ml and storage in a maximum 1 litre, transparent, sealable plastic bag.
  • Items such as pocket knives and scissors with a blade length of more than 6 cm, as well as tools and other dangerous items, are not permitted in hand baggage.

Passport control

At Memmingen Airport, there is the special feature that the responsible police station is both the border and general police authority. As a rule, a federal police inspectorate and a state police inspectorate are present at the airports with different tasks.

For further questions please contact:

Telephone number of the police station:08331/100-511
E-mail address:

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