Berlin-Schönefeld International Airport - SXF

Berlin, Germany (DE)

Getting into Berlin

By train, bus or taxi

Most people travel into the Berlin city centre by train. You'll find the train station outside of the terminal buidling, about 300m away. You can take either the S-Bahn or the Airport Express railway trains. S-Bahn trams run every 10 minutes and serve Berlin city centre (S9) and the southern ring line (S45) to Südkreuz. The Airport Express trains (RE 7 / RB 14 / RE 22) run every hour from Berlin city centre to Schönefeld Airport. The journey time from Berlin Hauptbahnhof (main station) is only 30 minutes.

Buses stop at Schönefeld Airport railway station and/or in front of Terminal A. Here you'll find express buses (X7), night buses (N7 or N60) or bus connections to Berlin's surrounding areas (734, 735, 736, 738, 741 and 742). A single ticket (Einzelfahrschein) from Berlin Schönefeld to Berlin city centre is valid for one person and lasts two hours.

Fares: EUR 2.80 for zones AB and EUR 3.40 for zones ABC

The taxi ranks can be found outside of Terminal A. Please be aware that bogus taxi drivers may be operating outside the airport so make sure to only take cabs marked with a Taxi sign. Expect a fare of approx. EUR 40. Additionally, extra tariffs apply:
EUR 1.50 for a single journey from Schönefeld Airport
EUR 1.50 per person in cabs seating five or more people
EUR 1 for bulky items of luggage
EUR 1.50 for non-cash payments, e.g. by EC or credit card

Show more Show less

Share your airport knowledge with us

Help us improve!

Our app wouldn't have won the Crystal Cabin Award for "Best Customer Journey" if it wasn't for all of our users' valuable feedback and constant support.

No matter whether you are travelling for business, leisure or you work at an airport, we could always use airport intel to help make our app even better and improve things for travellers all over the world!

Share your experience with us by sending an email to with any hints, tips or general information on any airport.

Show more Show less

Getting around the airport

4 Terminals

Berlin Schönefeld Airport is Berlin's second international airport and is located 18 km southeast of Berlin. The airport consists of four terminals: A, B, C and D which are connected by a joint concourse after security.

Terminal A: check-in counters A01–A18 and airlines such as Ryanair, Aeroflot and arrivals from EasyJet

Terminal B: exclusively used by EasyJet with check-in counters B20–B29

Terminal C: additional security checkpoints 

Terminal D: check-in counters D40–D57, mainly used by Ryanair, Condor, Germania and Norwegian Air Shuttle

Show more Show less

Popular airlines at Berlin-Schönefeld International Airport