Besucherterrasse Terminal 1 - Observation Deck Terminal 1 © Anikka Bauer / Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH
Besucherterrasse Terminal 1 - Observation Deck Terminal 1 © Anikka Bauer / Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH

Observation deck

Experience BER live

On our observation deck at Terminal 1


From 29 May 2021, the Observation Deck will open every Saturday and Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm.

We look forward to your visit!

We are looking forward to seeing you again soon. More information will follow on short notice.

Please note the following:
  • Book your ticket online or at the ticket kiosk on site. As there may be waiting times on site, we recommend booking tickets in advance.
  • Tickets are available three days in advance via online booking
  • For online ticket booking you need a valid e-mail address and a credit card or PayPal account
  • Guests with prams/buggies, wheelchairs or other mobility issues should select the swingdoor access (wheelchair icon)
  • Due to seasonal weather conditions visibility can be limited in the morning and evening


 

FAQ

Here you will find the answers to frequently asked questions.

Conditions of use

Please note the conditions for access to the observation deck.

Observation deck access map
Observation deck access map

Observation deck entrances

Find the entrances on our interactive terminal map.

 

Frequently asked questions

No, the observation deck is not part of the security area. However, a valid visitor’s ticket is required.

Please use the elevator within the main check-in hall to the gallery (Level 2). Please keep to the left hand side of Starbucks to use the southern entrance. This is the only entrance via a swing door and the only place to change floor levels via elevators.

Yes. Severely disabled persons may take an escort with them free of charge with their visitor’s ticket. An additional ticket for your escort is not required. Please make sure that you select access for persons with reduced mobility when booking your ticket so that you can go through the swing door at the southern access area with your escort.

Currently, all guests, including children of all ages, need their own ticket. As there is no staff control of tickets on site, we are currently unable to offer discounted tickets.

No. Smaller bags or rucksacks are an exception to this rule.

Yes. Please make sure that you select access for persons with reduced mobility when booking your ticket so that you can go through the swing door.

No. Smoking is not permitted on the observation deck.

Yes. Toilets are available in the glass corridor area on Level 3. There is also a toilet with nappy-changing facilities.

The general hygiene and distancing rules in force in the state of Brandenburg apply. Please note that  wear a face mask is compulsory in our terminal and on the observation deck.

You book a fixed time slot for a maximum 1-hour visit. Therefore, please be punctual on site. The validity of the ticket always starts at the selected time and ends after 60 minutes. For example, if you book a ticket for 09:30, it is valid until 10:30. This means that you can enter the terrace by ticket scan at 9:30 a.m. at the earliest and must leave the terrace by 10:30 a.m. at the latest.

Send us an email at besucherterrassen@berlin-airport.de.

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