Ramstein Base Guide

A sign displayed for Ramstein Air Base.
Ramstein Air Base won the 2022 Commander in Chief’s Annual Award for Installation Excellence. The base will receive a commemorative trophy and flag as well as a congratulatory letter from the President of the United States. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Edgar Grimaldo)


Ramstein AB is located in Germany, near the city of Kaiserslautern.

Germany is a member of the European Union, situated right in the heart of Europe.

Germany has nine neighboring countries that are all within driving distance: Denmark to the north, Netherlands, Belgium, Luxemburg and France to the west, Switzerland and Austria to the south, and the Czech Republic and Poland to the east.