BERLIN, Germany, 2021-Jan-19 — /Travel PR News/ — The German city of Potsdam is included in the UNESCO cultural heritage list: once, it was the residence of the Brandenburg prince, Friedrich Wilhelm I. The age of Potsdam foundation is more than 1000 years, but the historical architecture has been perfectly preserved to this day. The symbols of the city are Sanssouci Park with an 18th century Rococo palace, Lindstedt Castle and, of course, Old Market Square. And if you prefer not touristic places and historical monuments, be sure to take a walk by the Expressionist Einstein Tower and the Hanging Rhino, one of the most surprising monuments in town.
Let see find how to get from Berlin Tegel Airport to the beautiful city of Potsdam by public transport. There are a few ways how to get from Berlin Tegel Airport to Potsdam: bus + train, rented car, and airport taxi. Unfortunately, there is no easy direct transport connection between Berlin Tegel Airport and Potsdam, you have to combine both bus and train, or change buses.
The first solution to get from Berlin Tegel airport to Potsdam is to take a bus. At the bus stop at Terminals A and B of Tegel Berlin Airport, wait for bus X9 to the Zoological Garden stop in Berlin. Buses X9 run from Tegel Airport to the city every 20 minutes, the fare will cost 2.70 euros, which is approximately 3.30 US dollars. The journey takes about 30-35 minutes.
At the Zoological Garden station, change to the S-Bahn train: at first use line S42, then S7. A train ride to Potsdam costs 3.2 euros (3.90 US dollars), buses run every 10 minutes.
City Bus & Train from Berlin Tegel Airport to Potsdam
The second way to travel to Potsdam is a city bus no. 109 and changing to S-Bahn train line S7. At the bus stop at Berlin Tegel Airport, wait for flight 109 to Alexanderplatz station (30-35 minutes on the way). At Berlin train station, you can take a direct train to Potsdam – S7 (runs every 10 minutes). The journey from Berlin Tegel Airport to Potsdam in this way takes about 1 hour and costs a total of 5.9 euros (around 7.20 US dollars).
Tickets for buses No. 109 and X9 from Berlin airport can be bought from the driver (when boarding), as well as from vending machines at the bus stop.
Car rental at Berlin Tegel Airport
Another way to get from Berlin Tegel airport to Postdam is car rental at the airport. Travel time can take up to 50 minutes with normal traffic. Car rental at Berlin Tegel Airport is offered by the following companies: Avis, Europcar, Sixt. The rental operators’ offices are located on the E level of the Berlin Tegel Airport (ground floor) and are open from 7 am to 11 pm. When booking a car for a day, prices start at 48 US dollars. For long-term reservations can be 35 US dollars per day. To rent a car at Tegel Berlin airport, you must provide an international driving license, passport and debit/credit card to block the deposit.
Travel advise: We recommend to get familiar with the German road traffic regulations before you arrived in Berlin. German highways are monitored 24 hours a day, and the price for traffic road fines are very high.
Airport taxi service and private airport transfer from Berlin Tegel Airport to Potsdam
For those travellers who prefer a comfortable and hassle-free way of transportation, the best solution is to pre-book online an airport taxi service from Berlin Tegel Airport to Potsdam. Visit AtoB airport taxi website, reserve private transportation with a meet & greet service upon arrival at Berlin Tegel airport. The driver will meet you with a nameplate, help you with the luggage and drive you safely to Potsdam or any other destination of your choice. All AtoB chauffeurs are trained and certified, have basic knowledge of the English language.
To order a taxi from Berlin Tegel Airport online select a car class, indicate the date/time of your trip, number of travellers and fill in your contact details. Upon safe online payment, you will receive a confirmation email with meeting point details. The price for an airport taxi from Berlin Tegel Airport to Potsdam with AtoB Airport Taxi Transfer is fixed.
Frequently Asked Questions
How far is Berlin Tegel Airport to Potsdam?
The distance to Potsdam from Berlin Tegel Airport is 32 km, this route usually takes around 30 minutes driving by car.
How to get directly to Potsdam?
Unfortunately, there are no direct public transport routes, the best solution is to pre-book an airport taxi transfer from Berlin Tegel airport.
Can I book an airport taxi from Berlin Tegel Airport to Potsdam with a child seat?
Yes, for travellers with kids AtoB airport taxi provides with baby seats, boosters and baby chairs upon request, safety is our travel priority.
How much is a taxi from Berlin Tegel Airport to Potsdam?
The price for an airport taxi from Berlin Tegel Airport to Potsdam starts from 75 dollars.