Kaiserslautern is 80 miles southwest of Frankfurt, Germany and 295 miles northeast of Paris, France.
Getting To and From the Airport
Whether you fly to Germany on a AMC flight or commercial airline determines your arrival terminal at Frankfurt. At Frankfurt International Airport,there are U.S.Army information booths in Terminal 2 an on the second floor of Terminal
1. If you come into the new terminal, Terminal 2, you must take the "Sky Line" tram over to Terminal 1. You will exit the customs area into Hall "B" or "C" of the arrival deck. There is a staffed military information booth in the middle of Hall "B". In Hall "C" there is a United Service Organization (USO) lounge. The USO has coffee, papers, telephones, and personnel to assist new arrivals. The USO phone number: if calling civilian from the United States, call 011-49-6969-1581 or DSN 314-320-3530. If calling civilian from within Germany, call 06969-1581 or DSN in Germany 320-3530.
Direction from Frankfurt IAP and Rhine Main Air Base to Vogelweh
When departing Frankfurt IAP, follow signs for A5 toward Basel or Darmstadt.
Look to signs for A67 get in the center/left lane, and follow A67 (Left Split).
When you pass the town of Lorsch, you will see an exit on the far right for A6 Mannheim, Kaiserslautern, and Saarbrucken-Take This Exit.
Once on Autobahn 6 (A6) in the direction of Saarbruecken . Take the Autobahn exit Kaiserslauter West and follow thesigns to Opel and Waldfischbach on B270. Stay on the main road, drive over the bridges until you get to a redlight. There turn right and drive through the entry gate to Vogelweh.