Rolff Lab – Evolutionary Biology
at Freie Universität Berlin

Travel information and shuttle transport

How to get to Blossin

Berlin can easily be reached by train and has two airports, i.e. Tegel Airport (TXL) and Schoenefeld Airport (SXF).
So get to Berlin first and then make your way to the pick up spot Königs Wusterhausen (click here for a map).

ARRIVAL: 28th of August 2017

If you are arriving by train change at Berlin Hbf (Hauptbahnhof) or Berlin Suedkreuz to the city’s public transport.

From Berlin Hbf take the train RE2 to Königs Wusterhausen (direct connection, departs every hour, takes 35 min).
From Berlin Südkreuz  take the train S46 to Königs Wusterhausen (direct connection, departs every 20 min, takes 42 min).


ARRIVAL AT TEGEL AIRPORT

If you arrive by plane at Tegel Airport take the bus TXL to Berlin Hauptbahnhof ( takes 20 min).
There you can change for the train RE2 to Königs Wusterhausen (takes 35 min).

From Hauptbahnhof the train RE2 departs every hour: (…) 08:35 ; 09:35 ; 10:35 (…)

Another option from Tegel airport is the bus TXL to the train station S Beusselstrasse (takes 10 min).
At Beusselstrasse change for the train S41 (Ringbahn) and go to Berlin Ostkreuz (takes 25 min).
Change one more time for the train RB24 to Königs Wusterhausen (takes 25 min).

From Ostkreuz the train RB24 departs every hour: (…) 08:58 ; 09:58 ; 10:58 (…)

Additionally there are several other connections from Tegel Airport.
Personalised train and bus schedules can be constructed on the following websites:

https://www.bahn.de/p_en/view/index.shtml

http://www.bvg.de/en

 

ARRIVAL AT SCHOENEFELD AIRPORT

If you arrive at Schoenefeld Airport the easiest connections to Königs Wusterhausen are:

The bus EV to Königs Wusterhausen:
Connection without change – takes 30 min., departs every hour —> […] 08:43 ; 09:43 ; 10:43 […]

The bus 735 to Königs Wusterhausen:
Connection without change – takes 50 min., departs every hour —> […] 08:53 ; 09:53 ; 10:53 […]

Both buses depart at the train station S Flughafen Berlin-Schoenefeld Bhf.
To reach the bus stop you have to take a 7-10 minutes walk from the airport terminal to the train station.

 

TRAIN AND BUS TICKET
To reach Königs Wusterhausen you will need a ticket for Berlin ABC (http://www.s-bahn-berlin.de/en/tickets-fares/fares).

 

MINIBUS PICKUP

ARRIVAL: 28th of August 2017

A minibus for pickup will operate between Königs Wusterhausen and Blossin from 1 pm to 4 pm.
We will have helpers there to welcome you.

DEPARTURE: 1st September 2017

Between 09.00 and 12.30 minibus shuttles from Blossin to Königs Wusterhausen will be available.

 

Other useful links to organize your travel

Train tickets and fares online
https://www.bahn.de/p_en/view/index.shtml
http://www.s-bahn-berlin.de/en
Berlin airports
http://www.berlin-airport.de/en/travellers-sxf/index.php
http://www.berlin-airport.de/en/travellers-txl/index.php
Blossin
http://www.blossin.de/?changelang=2
If you have any questions concerning the meeting please do not hesitate to e-mail us:
magdalena.nagel@fu-berlin.de