An overview of Schönefeld

Orientation made easy: here is an overview of the most important information for your stay at Berlin-Schönefeld Airport – from your arrival by car or public transport until your departure. 

Orientation / Terminal map

The terminal map helps you find quickly your way around Schönefeld Airport. It covers the most important items from the airline service desks, check-in and the security gates to customs.

You can also download the map:

Checking in the evening before a flight


Checking in at the airport
At Schönefeld Airport, you can check in at Terminals A, B (easyJet) and D Departures. You will be issued with your boarding pass upon presentation of your personal identity card or passport and booking documents. Please also check in your luggage at the check-in desks. Please arrive on time at check-in. Depending on your destination, please arrive between two and three hours before departure.

Online check-in
Things are even easier if you check in online via the app or website of your airline. If you are only carrying hand luggage with you, you may go straight to the security gates. Travellers with luggage can leave this at the baggage drop-off desks in the terminal.

Security gates

Security is an extremely important aspect of air transport. We have put together a list of tips to get through the security screening process as quickly and easily as possible.

Stay informed about current waiting times at the security gates. The information presented is intended as a guide only. As capacity at the security gates can change at short notice, please also plan sufficient time at the airport.

Security checks: Current waiting times

Terminal C

Terminal C

If you are only flying with hand luggage and have already received a boarding card, you may also use Terminal C. From here you can reach all departure gates in the terminals.



Shops, restaurants and services

In case you have spare time before your departure, you’ll find all information about shops, restaurants and services here.