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How to access PTB

The PTB campus in Berlin-Charlottenburg is not far from the railway and subway station “Zoologischer Garten” (walking distance: 15 minutes). It is a three-minute walk from the subway station “Ernst-Reuter-Platz”.

From the main train station “Berlin Hauptbahnhof”, where long-distance trains stop, take any S-Bahn going west (destination “Potsdam Hauptbahnhof” or “Spandau”).

Berlin has two major airports. Airport “Berlin-Tegel” is connected to “Ernst-Reuter-Platz” and to the train station “Berlin Zoologischer Garten” by express bus X9. Airport “Berlin-Schönefeld” is connected to the train station “Berlin Zoologischer Garten” by railway (Express train RE) and by the S-Bahn No. S 9.The best access by car is via Autobahn 100.

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You will find a lot of hotels in any category in the Charlottenburg area. An excerpt is given in this list Berliner_Hotels_Umgebung_PTB.pdf. There are no special rates available regarding this seminar.



During October in Berlin, the daily high temperatures fall from 17 °C to 11 °C over the course of the month. However, night temperatures usually do not fall below 5 °C. Although the Berlin skies can be somehow dreary, the weather usually is dry.