Get­ting there

How to get to the 24th In­ter­na­tion­al Pass­ive House Con­fer­ence Venue

By plane

Ber­lin Tegel Air­port (TXL)
 
bus TXL (dir­ec­tion „Al­ex­an­der­platz“) to „S-Beussel­str.“, then S41 (Ring­bahn – dir­ec­tion clock­wise) to  „S-Sonnen­al­lee“ (Es­trel) OR bus 109/ bus X9 (dir­ec­tion „Zo­olo­gis­cher Garten“) to „S-Jung­fernheide“, then S-Bahn S42 (Ring­bahn – dir­ec­tion coun­ter­clock­wise) to „S-Sonnen­al­lee“ (Es­trel)
 
Pub­lic trans­port jour­ney dur­a­tion: ap­prox­im­ately 50 minutes
Taxi jour­ney dur­a­tion: ap­prox­im­ately 25 minutes
Taxi price: roughly € 40
 
Ber­lin Schöne­feld Air­port (SXF)
 
bus 171 from „S-Ber­lin-Schöne­feld“ to „S-Sonnen­al­lee“ OR S-Bahn S9 (dir­ec­tion „Spand­au“) to „S-Treptower Park“, then S-Bahn S41 (Ring­bahn – dir­ec­tion clock­wise) to „S-Sonnen­al­lee“ (Es­trel)
 
Pub­lic trans­port jour­ney dur­a­tion: ap­prox­im­ately 30 – 45 minutes
Taxi jour­ney dur­a­tion: ap­prox­im­ately 20 minutes
Taxi price: roughly € 30

 

By Train

Ber­lin Cent­ral Train Sta­tion (Haupt­bahnhof)
 
bus M41 (dir­ec­tion „Baum­schu­len­straße“) to „Ziegras­traße“
OR
any S-Bahn in east driv­ing dir­ec­tion to „S-Os­tkreuz“ (S3/ S5/ S7/ S75) or „S-Treptower Park“ (S9), then S-Bahn S41 (Ring­bahn – dir­ec­tion clock­wise) to „S-Sonnen­al­lee“ (Es­trel)
 
Pub­lic trans­port jour­ney dur­a­tion: ap­prox­im­ately 45 minutes
Taxi jour­ney dur­a­tion: ap­prox­im­ately 30 minutes
Taxi price: roughly € 30
 
Südkreuz Sta­tion
 
S-Bahn S42 (Ring­bahn – dir­ec­tion coun­ter­clock­wise) to „S-Sonnen­al­lee" (Es­trel)
 
Pub­lic trans­port jour­ney dur­a­tion: ap­prox­im­ately 15 minutes
Taxi jour­ney dur­a­tion: ap­prox­im­ately 15 minutes
Taxi price: roughly € 22
 
Ost­bahnhof Sta­tion
 
any S-Bahn in east driv­ing dir­ec­tion to „S- Os­tkreuz“ (S3/ S5/ S7/ S75) or „S-Treptower Park“ (S9), then S-Bahn S41 (Ring­bahn – dir­ec­tion clock­wise) to „S-Sonnen­al­lee“ (Es­trel)
 
Pub­lic trans­port jour­ney dur­a­tion: ap­prox­im­ately 15 minutes
Taxi jour­ney dur­a­tion: ap­prox­im­ately 15 minutes
Taxi price: roughly € 16
 
 
Pub­lic trans­port tick­ets
 
To reach the Es­trel us­ing Ber­lin’s pub­lic trans­port fa­cil­it­ies, you will re­quire a single jour­ney tick­et for the AB zone cost­ing 2.80 euros (Ex­cep­tion: Please note that when trav­el­ling from the Ber­lin-Schöne­feld Air­port SXF, you will re­quire an ABC zone tick­et cost­ing 3.40 euros). You can pur­chase tick­ets at the BVG ser­vice coun­ters, the BVG tick­et vend­ing ma­chines loc­ated in the S-Bahn and U-Bahn sta­tions or on busses dir­ec­tly from the driver (please have change ready for bus drivers).

 

From the hotel to the ven­ue

Par­ti­cipants of the 24th In­ter­na­tion­al Pass­ive House Con­fer­en­ce have a unique chance to stay overnight and at­tend the con­fer­en­ce at the same place. If you book your stay at Es­trel Hotel it will take you just a couple of minutes on foot after a re­lax­ing break­fast to the plen­ary room of the con­fer­en­ce.