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Berlin Schönefeld airport car hire

Airport Code: SXF

If you plan on flying into East Berlin then Berlin-Schönefeld Airport, SXF, will be your airport.  This international airport is located near the town of Schönefeld in Brandenburg, about 18 km southeast of the city centre, which takes about 30 minutes by car hire from Berlin Airport.

If you bring your kiddies through this airport you will be delighted to find a children's playground with toys and movies that is always open and totally free, located in Terminal A.  The airport also has plenty of shops, bars, and restaurants.  

Getting into Berlin you will find this world city of culture, politics, media, and science has everything you need.  Set out for the sights and experience the full culture in your Berlin Airport car hire.

For car rental in Berlin Schönefeld Airport counters for car rental companies can be found right before the exit of Terminal A. The following are companies offering car hire services in Berlin Schönefeld Airport:

  • Avis
  • Budget
  • Europcar
  • Hertz
  • Sixt

Our search engine on the right will find you low cost car rental deals available to book in advance and get the cheapest rental car options. Find discounts on 7 seater, 9 seater, luxury car or any other type of rental car to collect on your arrival at Berlin Schönefeld Airport.

Additional Airport Information

Airport Name: Berlin, Germany

Airport Code: SXF

Telephone: +49(0)30 60911150

Distance: Berlin city || 11 Miles / 18 km / 15 minutes by rental car from Downtown Berlin

Address: Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Berliner Flughafen-Gesellschaft 12521 Berlin Germany

Timezone: GMT+1

Population: 3,431,700


The Fernsehturm (TV tower)


Get your sight-seeing tour started with a stunning view of the city from atop the Fernsehturm's observation floor.  This is one of the tallest structures in the European Union at 368 metres.  It is visible throughout most of the central districts of Berlin.

Rotes Rathaus

Berlin's City Hall, with its distinctive red-brick architecture, is located in a great neighbourhood lined by monumental residential buildings in the Socialist Classicism Style of the Stalin era.  Sitting in front of the Rotes Rathus is the Neptunbrunnen, a delightful fountain featuring a mythological scene.  Traverse the sights around City Hall in the convenience of Berlin, Germany car hire.

The Brandenburg Gate

Surely by the time you set out to see the sights you will have exchanged some money, and what better to add to your tour than the monument featured on the German euro coins!  This iconic landmark of Berlin and Germany is located west of the city centre.  It is the only remaining gate of a series through which one formerly entered Berlin, and is considered today as one of Europe's most famous landmarks.

Day Trips

Hackescher Markt

Be prepared for high culture and shopping and take your Berlin car hire over to the area round Hackescher Markt.  Here you will find all the fashionable culture, with countless clothing outlets, clubs, bars, and galleries.  

Also found here, the Hackescher Höfe, is a conglomeration of buildings around several courtyards.   Fill your day with history new and old, as this block was reconstructed around 1996.

Museum Island

Take your pick from five different museums located on an island in the Spree river in the central Mitte district of Berlin.  Here you can visit the Altes Museum (Old Museum), The Neues Museum (New Museum), The Alte Nationalgalerie (Old National Gallery), The Bode Museum, for sculpture collections and late Antique and Byzantine art, or lastly the Pergamon Museum, with multiple reconstructed historical buildings such as the Ishtar Gate of Babylon.

Zoologischer Garten Berlin

Why not make a visit using your car hire to the most visited zoo in Europe.  The older of two zoos in the city, the Zoologischer Garten was founded in 1844 and houses the most diverse range of species in the world!   A great adventure for children and adults alike.


Park Inn Berlin-Alexanderplatz

Alexanderplatz 7

10178 Berlin


Tel: +49 30 2389-0

Hotel Hackescher Markt Berlin   

Große Präsidentenstr. 8   

10178 Berlin Germany

Tel.: +49 (0) 30 - 28 00 30   

Fax: +49 (0) 30 - 28 00 31 11

Airlines Providing Airport Services to Berlin, Germany

  • Aer Lingus
  • Aeroflot
  • Air Algerie
  • Air Berlin
  • Air Via
  • Belavia Belarusian Airlines
  • Bremenfly
  • Bulgaria Air
  • Condor
  • EasyJet
  • Egyptair
  • El AL Israel
  • Eurocypria Airlines
  • Germanwings
  • Hamburg International
  • Iceland Express
  • Icelandair
  • Israir
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