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FAQs for Travel Planning

Planning a class trip to Berlin? We have put together some practical information that will help you prepare.

Good Restaurants for Groups

Here you will find a variety of restaurants that offer enough space for larger groups such as school classes.

Coach Parking

You can find important information about travelling to Berlin by coach in our free "BusStop" city map. Order form


Schedules + public transport tickets have been summarized for you here.

City Tax

Since 1 January 2014, private travellers to Berlin have to pay a City Tax. This also includes school classes under certain circumstances. For general information about the accommodation tax, click here. If your school trip meets certain requirements, you will not have to pay the City Tax. Info & forms for school classes can be found at

Cashpoints (ATMs)

The nearest bank branch is not far away; a list of cash machines can be found here.

Public transport

Public transport is the most convenient way to travel around Berlin. Check out our video guide on Berlin public transport.

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Important Phone Numbers

If you need medical help, you will find the nearest doctor in your area listed here. In an emergency, simply dial 110 for the police or 112 for fire and ambulance.