Berlin is both the federal capital of Germany and a federal state in its own right. With a population of 4 million inhabitants, Berlin is not only Germany’s most populous city,it’s also one of Europe’s greenest city with 2,500 parks.

Berlin is a world city of culture, politics, media and science and is one of the most important trade show and convention locations in the world.

Arriving by air

Its central location in Europe makes Berlin a real hub and it offers outstanding transport links to the whole world.

Berlin Airport: www.berlin-airport.de

Arriving by train

You can also get to Berlin easily by train. Berlin Main Train Station is the most important passenger train station in Berlin and also the biggest tower station in Europe.

German Rail: www.bahn.de

Public transport

The number 10 underground line, number 22 tram and 149 bus lines will get you quickly and reliably to your destination.

Berlin Transport: www.bvg.de

The app from berlin.de

The berlin.de live app. The city in your pocket. Free for Android and iPhone.

All information about the app: https://service.berlin.de/app

Berlin WelcomeCard

Order at the same time as your reservation

You can also get the Berlin WelcomeCard direct from us in the hotel or you can order it when you make a reservation.

You can also order the Berlin WelcomeCard here:  www.berlin-welcomecard.de

In brief

State: Germany
Official language: German
Telephone prefix: +49 30
Population: around 4 million
Emergency number (no prefix): 112

Public holidays

School holidays

23.12.2016 - 03.01.2017
30.01.2017 - 04.02.2017
10.04.2017 - 18.04.2017
24.05.2017 - 26.05.2017
06.06.2017 - 09.06.2017
20.07.2017 - 01.09.2017
23.10.2017 - 04.11.2017
21.12.2017 - 02.01.2018