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Exploring Berlin by public transport

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A video series preparing you for your Berlin visit

How public transport works in Berlin

Do you feel like most Berlin visitors, a little daunted by the thought of the underground, metro, bus and tram? We'll show you how you can travel around the city with confidence during your visit to Berlin. You'll be well-prepared, with the right tips and instructions for the use of public transport. The attractions of the city can be accessed quickly and easily by underground, metro, bus and tram.

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Arrival at Schönefeld Airport (SXF)

In this video we show you the quickest route from Schönefeld Airport to the centre of Berlin. After your arrival at the airport, public transport enables you to avoid time-consuming traffic jams and travel smoothly on to your hotel or destination in the city. With the online ticket of the Berlin WelcomeCard you have direct access to public transport and don't need to queue at ticket machines!

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Arrival at Tegel Airport (TXL)

From Tegel Airport, too, there's a perfect way to reach the centre of Berlin. This video shows you how this works the fastest by means of public transport. Bus and train are the affordable alternative to taxis and often get you to your destination just as fast. Have a good trip and welcome to Berlin!

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