Courier Handling

Handling of worldwide express and courier cargo.

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Key features

Handling times

Transit and import starting from 45 minutes, export starting from 60 minutes


Physical supervision of the shipment being loaded at the apron area


Customized special solutions according to customer requests


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  • Direct access to the apron area for short import and export handling times
  • Short transit times through direct transfer from aircraft to aircraft at the apron area
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  • Seamless monitoring of the apron area through company-operated vehicles: individual and physical monitoring of all import, export and transit shipments
  • Information about disruptions and corrective measures
  • 2 shifts 5:30 – 23:00, 365 days a year

Loading of shipments at the Courier Terminal of time:matters at Frankfurt Airport (FRA)


  • Break down of units
  • Check-in and break bulk for consolidated shipments
  • Customs clearance and x-ray
  • Add-on services
  • Customized special solutions


Courier Terminal – Cargo Frankfurt (FRA)

As a specialist for handling courier and express airfreight shipments, the time:matters Courier Terminal at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) stands for speed, customized service, reliability and flexibility. Coordinated processes and qualified personnel guarantee the timely execution of extremely time-critical and complex transports.

At Fraport’s Cargo City North location, the Courier Terminal’s more than 40 employees take care of the lightning-fast handling of freight transport and transit. The greatest time advantage results from the direct access to the apron, as it enables the shortest handling times for import and transit (from 45 minutes) as well as for export, starting at 60 minutes.

Through continuous personal, physical monitoring of the consignment on the apron with our own vehicles, we ensure that every shipment is safely on its way to the recipient. Direct transshipment from aircraft to aircraft on the apron (“tail-to-tail”) ensures extremely short transit times.

Customized solutions according to customer requirements also include the build up and break down of units, check-in and break bulk for consolidated shipments. There is always room for your special requirements such as customs clearance, X-ray and warehousing. The time:matters Courier Terminal at Frankfurt Airport is available to you 365 days a year.

Courier Terminal – Location Munich (MUC)

Frequently asked questions about Courier Terminals

The Courier Terminal of an airport exclusively handles the processing of freight shipments and transit. time:matters operates its own Courier Terminal at the airports in Frankfurt (FRA) and Munich (MUC).

Direct apron access saves time when handling shipments, both for import and transit (from 45 minutes) and for export of freight (from 60 minutes).