Potsdam is located to the southwest of Berlin. There are two airports, a well maintained highway, and various regional as well as long-distance trains which can transport you to Potsdam.
Arriving by Plane
From the Tegel airport (TXL)
From the Schönefeld airport (SXF)
- For information about departure times of buses and TRAM go here...
- An interactive map with all the bus and TRAM lines is here...
- A small Potsdam Map (opensteetmap.org) as a *. pdf file, 271 KB can be found here...
From Berlin to the Potsdam Hauptbahnhof you take the S-Bahn line 7 or the Regional Express Line 1 for about 20 minutes..
Once in Potsdam
TRAM stop Kirschallee
Take TRAM No. 92 "Krongutlinie" (Kirschallee / Bornstedt) to the last stop Kirschallee. From there, there is about a 10 minute walk towards Krongut - Ribbeckstraße 41 (Follow the signs to Krongut).
1st Bus - Take No 614 (Potsdam-Ketzin-Gutenpaaren) or No. 612 (New Töplitz) to the stop Ribbeckstraße. From there, there is about a 5 minute walk towards Krongut - Ribbeckstraße 41 (Follow the signs to Krongut).
2nd Bus - "Schlösserlinie" Take No. 695 (Pirschheide) or online star line No. 606 (Science Park Golm) to the line stop Schloß Sanssouci. Buses depart every 10 minutes. You are the historic maill, from there walk 5 minutes on foot towards the Krongut - Ribbeckstraße 41 (Follow the signs to Krongut).
By car from the south, east and west, you follow the signs to the castle Sanssouci, but before you turn left to the car park of the castle, follow the signs for "Krongut". From the north you come to the Potsdamer Strasse and then ride in the direction Ribbeckstraße Krongut, and end at Ribbeckstraße 41 (Follow the signs to Krongut).
COACHES drive into the parking lot of the Potsdamer Straße, (B273) directly follow the APCOA visitor parking lot for buses (the signs Krongut).
Walking directions to Ribbeckstraße 3.5 km - about 49 minutes
Walking direction to Ribbeckstraße 2,7 km aboud ca. 34 minutes