Berlin-Schonefeld Airport (SXF) Information
Tel: +49 (0) 1805 000 186
Located in the south-east of the city, 11 miles / 18 km from the eastern centre and 13 miles / 22 km from the western centre, this airport was previously Berlin's main airport and now handles flights to Eastern Europe, Asia and some other summer destinations. This airport has one large passenger terminal and 23 scheduled major airlines, including Air Berlin, Aeroflot, Condor, El Al and Turkish Airlines.
Berlin Schonefeld (SXF) Airports Information Guides
- foreign currency exchange - bureau de change
- bank and 24-hour cash machines (ATMs)
- fast-food outlet
- hotel reservations
- many shops and stores, including a bank, post office and duty-free
- business lounge / conference rooms
- car hire companies - including Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt
- short-term and long-term car parks are available
Arriving in the City
The AirportExpress Schönefeld train is probably the easiest way to travel into the city. This train runs every 30 minutes from Monday to Friday between 05:10 to 01:40, and at the weekends between 05:40 to 01:40, and stops at four stations in East Berlin along the way. It terminates at Bahnhof Zoo and the journey lasts around 30 minutes. There is also a free shuttlebus service nearby that connects with the train station and runs every ten minutes between 04:30 to 23:30. Some S-Bahn trains, mainline and local services also serve the airport. Taxis are readily available nearby and a taxi ride into the city centre will take around 30 minutes.