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Transportation to Borkum Airport from the City Center

The closest airport people use to travel from Borkum, a city in Northern Germany, to other parts of the country or the rest of the world is in Bremen. Bremen Airport is the closest international airport that serves the city of Borkum. There are a variety of transportation alternatives to get from Borkum to Bremen Airport, including train, bus, and car.

Transportation to Bremen Airport from Borkum

To get to Bremen Airport from Borkum city center you have to first get off the island. You have to take the ferry from Borkum to Emden. From Emden you can transfer to a train to the airport, which takes about 4 hours. You can also rent a car or take the bus from Emden to Bremen Airport. However, trains are a much more economical and quick transportation alternative.


To take the train to Bremen Airport from Borkum you have to first get to Emden by ferry. You can get on a train to the airport in Emden. The train ride takes about 4 hours to get to Bremen. Once you get to Bremen city center you can get to the airport terminal by metro or bus from the station. The fare for the train from Emden to Bremen is reasonably priced.


Once you get to Emden by ferry from Borkum you can transfer to a bus. However, the bus is a slower and more expensive transportation alternative when compared to the train. But buses are a more affordable option when compared to taking a taxi or renting a car.

Rental Car

There aren’t a lot of rental car options in Borkum and the surrounding areas. There are more rental car options in Bremen. Renting a car in Bremen is a convenient way to get around during your trip. This way you can easily drop your rental vehicle off in the city before your departure. Once you have rented a car head south to get to Bremen and the airport. Follow the signposts to the airport. Bremen Airport, one of Germany’s busiest airports, also has a large number of car rental offices.

Transfer Vehicles

Transfer vehicles are generally used in big cities and the surrounding areas. However, there are transfer vehicle services available as a transportation alternative to get to Bremen Airport from Borkum. One of the biggest advantages transfer vehicles have over other methods of transportation is that they have large passenger capacities and can to accommodate big groups. You have to make a reservation in advance for a transfer service. Your vehicle will be waiting for you from the ferry arrival location, in Emden. From there simply enjoy a convenient ride to Bremen Airport.


A taxi from Borkum to Bremen Airport takes about 5 hours so it is one of the most expensive transportation alternatives you can use. If you still want to take a taxi to the airport then you can find a taxi near the pier in Emden. If you get the chance, try to negotiate with the taxi driver for a lower fare to the airport.

Limousine Rental

While limousine rentals are common in big cities like Bremen, it is not a preferred method of transportation in Borkum or Emden. If you want to get to the airport by limousine you can make a reservation online with a limousine rental service provider. Getting to the airport by limousine is a very convenient transportation alternative. Limousine rental services are equipped with a chauffer so you can sit back and enjoy the ride.

Airport Information

Bremen Airport is located in Bremen, Germany. It is one of the biggest airports in the country and in Europe. Bremen Airport not only serves the city of Bremen but also smaller cities in the area such as Borkum. Bremen Airport welcomes many passengers every year and operates international and domestic air travel out of one main terminal building. The airport features a variety of restaurants that serve fast food and examples of world cuisine, such as German, Italian, Chinese, and French cuisines. Bremen Airport also contains shopping and recreation areas for passengers to enjoy.

The duty free shops and kiosks at the airport feature a selection of souvenirs and delicious German chocolates. The airport also offers passengers free internet access, tasty sandwiches and beverages, TV units, and passenger lounges that welcome visitors with comfortable seating. Dining options at the airport include Mc Donald’s, Kamps Bakery, Cafe Jacobs, Asien Bankett, İstanbul Foods & Drinks and Punto Pasta. The airport also has its own visitor’s terrace.

Last Updated: 07 Dec 2016

Transportation to Berlin City Center from Airport

Berlin Brandenburg Airport, which is planned to be put into service on October 31, 2020, has three terminals. The terminals 1 and 2 are centrally located between both runways, while the Terminal 5 is situated at the north end of the airport. T1 and T2 are directly adjacent to each other, and it is possible to walk to T5 from these two terminals.

From all terminals, you can easily reach every region of Berlin at any time by private car, bus, car-sharing, car rental or public transportation.

Regional and S-Bahn Trains

BER Airport is connected to the railway and highway network from many points. Airport Express and regional trains carry passengers to Berlin Central Station from the station at Terminal 1 four times per hour.

You can reach Berlin Hauptbahnhof from the airport by using the airport express and regional trains that depart four times per hour. This transportation lasts about 30 minutes. In addition, the train lines S9 and S45 S-Bahn provide transportation service to the city center from the airport every 20 minutes.

Regional Train Routes

FEX (every 30 minutes): BER T1-2, Ostkreuz-Gesundbrunnen- Hauptbahnhof

RE7 (every hour): BER T1-2 Wünsdorf-Waldstadt-Berlin city center- Bad Belzig-Dessau

RB14 (every hour): BER T1-2, Berlin city center-Nauen

RB22 (every hour): Königs Wusterhausen-BER T1-2, Potsdam-Golm

S-Bahn Train Routes

S9 (every 20 minutes): BER T1-2, BER T5-Berlin city center-Spandau

S45 (every 20 minutes): BER T1-2, BER T5-Südkreuz

Express Buses

The bus routes X7 and X71 provide transportation between Rudow Metro Station and both terminals. Traveling to Terminal 1 with these buses takes about 18 minutes. In addition, BER1 (Steglitz City Hall-BER T1/2) and BER2 (Potsdam Central Station-BER T1/2 & T5) express buses carry passengers from Berlin Brandenburg Airport to the city center several times a day.

Express Bus Routes

X7 (every 5 minutes): BER T1-2, BER T5-U Rudow

X71 (every 20 minutes): BER T1-2, BER T5-U Rudow-Johannisthaler Chaussee-U Alt-Mariendorf

BER1 (additional charge), Route: BER T1-Steglitz Town hall (Travel time is around 45-50 minutes, and you can buy your ticket from the driver on the bus.)

BER2 (additional charge), Route: BER T1-BER T5-Potsdam Central Station (15 times a day. Travel time is about 55 minutes, and you can buy your ticket from the driver on the bus.)

Bus Routes

163 (every 20 minutes), Route: BER T5-S Grünau-S Adlershof-S Schöneweid

164 (every 20 minutes), Route: BER T5-S Adlershof-S Köpenick

171 (every 20 minutes), Route: BER T5-U Rudow-U Grenzallee-S + U Neukölln-S Sonnenallee-U Hermannplatz

Transportation by Private Car

If you are traveling by a private car, you can easily get to the BER terminals via the highways A113 and B96a. The direct route to Terminals 1 and 2 passes through the highway A113 using the "Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg" exit.

To reach Terminal 5, continue along the highway A113 towards the Schönefeld-Süd junction or take the highway B96a that passes by the terminal.

There are five modern car parking lots and two ground-level parking spaces at Terminals 1 and 2. All parking lots are equipped with special stairs and elevators to enable a comfortable transportation for the disabled. You can find luggage trolleys in all parking spaces and on every floor of the parking lots. Monitors containing information about the current departures and arrivals are also provided in the parking lots. Video-controlled and private security parking spaces are also found in the parking lot P1.

In Terminal 5, you can find three-storey parking spaces and a modern parking lot. The parking lot is equipped with parking and color-coded guidance system, elevators and a luggage car station. 38 extra-large parking spaces are also provided (XXL).

Car Sharing and Rental

You can also benefit from car sharing and rental services for traveling from the terminal to the city center. Car2Go/Drive Now, Miles and Sixt companies offer service with their vehicles at the airport. The parking spaces of the vehicles are located in the parking lot P56 at Terminal 5. At Terminals 1 and 2, you can find the vehicles in the parking lot P4.


Passengers arriving at Terminals 1 and 2 can use the north and south taxi rows in front of T1 at the E0 level. At Terminal 5, you can find taxi stands in front of the terminal area L.

You can contact an employee of the airport service provider APCOA for a taxi suitable for passengers and disabled people who need a private taxi or a car with a child seat or larger capacity.

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2020

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The flight distance between Borkum-Berlin is 465 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 1 hour 30 minutes.

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