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Berlin Tegel Airport  &  Schonefeld Airport 

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As the former Tempelhof Airport is now closed at the moment Berlin has two airports – services from the smaller of these Berlin Tegel Airport are predominantly operated by German Wings and Air Berlin. All other services operate from the expanded and refurbished Schonefeld Airport 

Information on these two airports and the public transport connections from is given below.

Berlin Schonefeld is due to be merged in 2017 with the a new airport called : 


 Berlin Brandenburg international Airport


Airport code BER  website

This airport was due to open in 2012 but it is still not finished. In September 2015 the roof of the airport was found to be too heavy and unsafe and all construction was suspended.  It is now expected to open in 2017.  So far it has cost $6 billion.


Berlin Schonefeld Airport Information 

Telephone + 49 180- 5000 186 ….Airport Code BER SXF

Airport Information -> website <- Flight Information

Schonefeld Airport Facilities

At present this is a relatively small airport for a popular capital city but in March 2006 plans for it to be expanded to become Berlins sole airport in 2012 were finalised. These plans include a new state of the arc terminal.

It currently has one restaurant and four bars and a few small shops which can become very over crowded. It has baby changing room facilities and a very creditable bespoke VIP service which offering conference facilities etc. Tel 49 (0) 30 4101 3093


Travel From Schonefeld Airport To Central Downtown Berlin

The Airport Bus 171 from outside the terminal building will take you to Central Berlin – journey time of 45 -60 minutes. Alternatively take the 163 bus to Schonefeld rail station. T

Trains to Alexanderplatz (East Berlin) take 21 minutes and to Zoologischer (West Berlin) about 31 minutes. Some trains continue on to Potsdam.


Low Cost Airlines Flying To Berlin Schonefeld 

airberlin, DBA, easyJet, germania express, germanwings,norwegianairshuttle, reyanair

Other airlines flying to and from Berlin Schonefeld

Aeroflot, Aero Lloyd, African Safari Airways, Air Algerie, Air Cairo, Air Europa, Air Enterprise Pulkovo, Air Transat, Air Via Bulgarian Airways, Alisea Airlines, AMC Aviation, Atlas International Airlines, Blue Wings, Belavia, Bulgaria Air, Bulgaria Air Charter, Cirrus, City Air, Croatia Airlines, Denim Air, Egypt Air, El Al, Eurocypria Airlines, Eurowings, Farnair of Switzerland, FLM Aviation, Freebird Airlines, German Wings, Hahn Airlines, Hamburg International, Hapag Lloyd, Hola Airlines, International Express Airlines, JAT Airways, KLM, LGW, LTE, LTU, Lufthansa, Luxair, Macedonian, Nouvel Air Tunisie, Onur Air, Ostfriesische, Pegasus Airlines, Shorouk Airlines, Sky Airlines, SN Brussels Airlines, Sobelair, Sun Express, Sunair Scandinavia, Swiss international Airlines, Syrian Arab Airlines, Thomas Cook, VIM, Transavia Holland, Tunis Air, Turkish Airlines, V Bird, VLM


Tegel Airport Information Guide

Telephone + +49 180- 5000 186

Airport Website

 Airport Code SXF


Tegel Airport Facilities 

Compact and at busy times a little oppressive. Has a dozen or so shops four bars and four restaurants. Overall a good standard of customer service especially as it has been scheduled to close for four years when the new Brandenburg airport opens.


Travel From Tegel Airport To Central / Downtown Berlin

No rail link. Bus services are 109, 128 which operate several times an hour and go to Bahnhof Zoo West Berlin.

The X9 Jet Express bus goes to – S+U Jungfernheide .-  S+U Zoologischer Garten

TXL JetExpressBus  goes to  –– S Beusselstraße – S+U Hauptbahnhof  – S+U Brandenburger Tor –   S+U Alexanderplatz –

Taxis to central / West Berlin cost around 30- 35 euros  Journey of 11km


Low Cost Airlines Flying To Berlin Tegel

airberlin, basiiqair, DBA, germaniaexpress, hapaglloydexpress, sterling,

Other airlines flying to and from Berlin Tegel 

Air Dolomiti, Air France, Air Malta, Alitalia, Air Eagles, Austrian Airlines, KLM, British Airways, Cimber Air, Czech Airlines, Deutsche Ba/dba, Deutsche Lufthansa, Duo Airlines, Estonian Air, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, Iran Air, Lithuanian Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, LTU International Airways, Malev, MIAT Mongolian Airlines, Olympic, Portugalia, Sas Scandinavian Airlines, Swiss International Airlines, TAROM Romanian, Thomas Cook, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines.



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