Berlin-Schönefeld Airport (SXF)

easyJet in Schönefeld
IATA Airport Code SXF

Airport reference point (ARP) /

geographic location

52° 21' 44,09” N

13° 30' 02,42” O

Height: 157 ft

Distance 18 km south-east of the city centre of Berlin
Getting there Car, bus, taxi, suburban trains, regional trains
Total area 630 ha
Apron / aircraft operation areas Apron: 
282,500 m²
Runway system

1 runway / single runway system

07 L 3,600 m x 45 m Approach category CAT III b 
25 R 3,600 m x 45 m Approach category CAT III b

Cargo buildings

Capacity: 30,000 t/year 
Quarantine station for animals

On-board Services Building (LSG)


Basic area: 1,088 m²
preparation of in-flight meals

Technical and Airport Services Workshops and ancillary facilities, vehicle hall, central materials supplies, technical administration, special equipment, airport fuel station, airport fire services
Tower (German Air Traffic Control) Height: 72 m

(BER Tower in use since 2012)

Terminals Terminal section K
Terminal section L
Terminal section M
Terminal section Q (Security Check)

Traffic / Capacity

2018: approx. 12.73 million passengers

Night flight restrictions (all times in local time) Runway is closed for loud aircraft (Chapter 2) from 22:00 until 6:00. The runway is open 24h for Chapter 3 aircraft on the BMVBS bonus list (Federal Ministry of Transport, Construction and Urban Planning). In the event of unavoidable delays, aircraft may land until 1:00. Aircraft that are not on the bonus list are not permitted to operate between 24:00 and 6:00.
Aircraft Hangars

Lufthansa Technik

Lufthansa Bombardier

General aviation halls

 Last updated: July 2019