How to Get Here

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You can easily reach all locations of the University of Potsdam by public transport, bike, or car. For example, you will only need 30 minutes by train from Berlin's main station to Park Sanssouci station, from which you can comfortably walk to Am Neuen Palais campus. On this website, you will find general information on how to get to the three main campuses of the University of Potsdam. We recommend that you check the current traffic situation and look for changes to timetables and construction works online before you start your journey.


One university – many locations

Before you start your journey to the University of Potsdam, please check which location you want to go to. The University of Potsdam has three main campuses (Am Neuen Palais, Griebnitzsee and Golm) and several smaller locations throughout the city of Potsdam.

Information on locations and campus maps


How to get here by public transport (ÖPNV)

How to get here by bike

How to get here by car

How to get here by public transport

To: Am Neuen Palais campus

From: Berlin Hauptbahnhof (main station)

From: Potsdam Hauptbahnhof (main station)

From: Berlin-Brandenburg (BER) Airport

To: Golm campus

From: Berlin Hauptbahnhof (main station)

From: Potsdam Hauptbahnhof (main station)

From: Berlin-Brandenburg (BER) Airport

To: Griebnitzsee campus

From: Berlin Hauptbahnhof (main station)

From: Potsdam Hauptbahnhof (main station)

From: Berlin-Brandenburg (BER) Airport


How to get here by bike

From: Potsdam Hauptbahnhof (main station) | To: Am Neuen Palais campus

From: Potsdam Hauptbahnhof | To: Golm campus

From: Potsdam Hauptbahnhof (main station) | To: Griebnitzsee campus


How to get here by car