General information on lost property in the Lost & Found office at Hamburg Airport
Please note that only items found on the airport site will be stored in the Lost & Found office. If you have left something behind in a plane or on your way to the airport by bus, rail or taxi, it will be the responsibility of the Lost & Found department of the airline or transport provider (e.g. Deutsche Bahn, S-Bahn, Hochbahn, taxi operator). The City of Hamburg also has its own Lost & Found office. In such cases, please contact the company concerned or its representative (handling agent) at Hamburg Airport.
Note on collecting items:
A valid legal identification document with a photograph is required when collecting lost property from Hamburg Airport Lost & Found.
A fee is payable when collecting lost property.
Should an item be collected by a third person, this person must present a letter of authorisation and a copy of the owner’s valid legal identification document with photograph. If you would like the item sent to you via a reliable, easy to use courier service, follow this link to BSB Baumann Business Services.
German Civil Code (BGB), Artcile 978: Finding in public authority or transport agency.
[Overview of current lost property items, found in the past 30 days]
Fees to be paid on collection of lost property from Hamburg Airport Lost & Found.
A fee is to be paid on collection of lost property from Hamburg Airport Lost & Found.
Identity cards, documents, plastic cards: 15,- €
Clothing, shoes: 15,- €
Wallet, money, securities: 20,- €
Glasses, contact lenses, optical devices: 10,- €
Electronics, cameras, cell phones: 25,- €
Bicycles, scooters, strollers: 30,- €
Household, tools: 15,- €
Suitcase, backpack, bags: 22,- €
Medical equipment and aids: 10,- €
Medicines: 10,- €
Cosmetic articles: 10,- €
Musical instruments: 15,- €
Keys: 17,- €
Watch, jewelry: 20,- €
Sports and leisure articles: 10,- €
**All lost property not listed will be charged with a fee of 6,90 €.
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