Airport identity cards
For detailed information about access rules and regulations, please consult Berlin Brandenburg Airport's identity card regulations.
What documents are required when applying for an airport security identity card?
- Application for an airport security identity card, completed and signed by you and your employer (this application with original signatures must be submitted to us due to data protection requirements).
- Application for a background check.
- Copies of both sides of your personal identity card or a copy of your passport, including a registration certificate no more than four weeks old.
Aviation security training
Collecting security passes
Returning identity cards
Visitor identity cards
Admission is limited to twelve days a year (thereof a maximum of five consecutive days and seven days in any one month) and, as a visitor, you must be accompanied by the holder of a permanent identity card.
The application must be submitted no later than 24 hours before admission to the identity card service or, outside of its opening times, to the control centre for security by the company receiving the visitor. The identity card must be returned to the access checkpoint when you leave the airport security area.
The issue of a visitor identity card is subject to charge. Please see the Berlin Brandenburg Airport fee schedule for “Other Services” for details.
If you will be driving a vehicle in the airport security areas, note that you must apply for a one-day driving permit as well as a visitor identity card.
Opening hours Schönefeld
|8 a.m. -12 a.m.
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
|Fri||8 a.m. - 2 p.m.|
Opening hours Tegel
|Mon-Thu||8 a.m. - 11 a.m.
12:30 p.m. - 15:00 p.m.
|Fri||8 a.m. - 11 a.m.|