How to get there

Fliegershop Wasserkuppe


The Wasserkuppe: In the middle of Germany

The Rhön is located in the middle of Germany. This mountain range extends over eastern parts of Hessen, Northern Bavaria and West Thuringia.

In this central position you can reach us quickly and easily by car:

  • Coming from the north or south on the A7, exit Fulda North or Fulda South, then follow the signs to Poppenhausen (Wasserkuppe) and then to Wasserkuppe. 
  • Coming from the west, follow the A66 to motorway junction Fulda. Follow the signs to Poppenhausen (Wasserkuppe) and then from there to Wasserkuppe . 
  • From the east, an approach via the A4 to Erfurt and then the A71 to Mellrichstadt is recommended. From there, drive via Ostheim - Oberelsbach - Bischofsheim (Rhön) to Gersfeld and then to the Wasserkuppe.


Free customer parking and some caravan places are available directly next to the Flight Center Wasserkuppe. In the Rhön test flying is possible in any wind direction!

Our coordinates are: N 50 ° 29,958 ' E 009 ° 56 832’


Our address:

Papillon Paragliding Shop

in the Flight Center Wasserkuppe
Wasserkuppe 46
36129 Gersfeld

A journey by bus and train to Fulda and Gersfeld or with a small plane to the landing field EDER (please note provisions) is also possible.