Travel Information

By air:

Berlin has two operating Airports: Berlin Tegel and Schoenefeld. Most major European airports are 2-4 hours away from Berlin by air. All international and domestic flights arrive and depart from both airports.


Travel from airport Tegel to the Venue (Ritz Carlton Hotel Berlin):

Taxi Service:
Taxis in Berlin may be ordered by phone, picked up at authorised taxi stands, or flagged down in the street. Always check that the meter is running. Taxis must usually be paid in cash though some accept credit cards.
Funk Taxi Berlin: +49 30 261026
Allow 25 minutes for the journey; taxi fee is € 22.00.

Public transportation:
Take the bus X9 Bus towards "Zentrum" until railway station "Zoologischen Garten". Use then the underground U2 towards "Pankow" and get off at "Potsdamer Platz". Allow 40 minutes for the journey.


Travel from Airport Schönefeld to the Venue (Ritz Carlton)

By Taxi:
Allow 40 minutes for the journey; taxi fee is € 38.00.

Public Transportation:
Use the shuttle until S-Bahnhof Schönefeld, take then the airport-express (every 30 minutes) until Alexanderplatz and use the underground U2 towards “Ruhleben”. Get off at Potsdamer Platz. Allow 55 minutes for the journey.


By Train:

Timetables, connections & reservations:
Tickets, seat reservations, timetables and other information are available at the travel centers and service points inside the train stations, by telephone directory enquiry or on the website of Deutsche Bahn (

City Transportation
Please refer to the following website for further information: