Directions to Eastern Comfort Hostelboat Berlin
Map & Directions
BUS : (ZOB is the central bus station). Buy a single ticket (AB currently € 2.60), and take the S-Bahn (fast train) to 'Warschauerstrasse'. (see 'Directions from Warschauerstrasse')
TRAIN: When arriving at the newly built main station ('Hauptbahnhof'), you need to take the 'S-Bahn' (fast train) to 'Warschauerstrasse' station. (see 'Directions from Warschauerstrasse')
PLANE: Airport �Tegel� Buy a single ticket (AB currently � 2.60). TXL bus X109 to �Alexanderplatz', from there take the �S-Bahn� (fast train) to �Warschauerstrasse� station. (approx. 20min from 'Tegel' to 'Warschauer Str'). (see �Directions from Warschauerstrasse�)
PLANE: Airport �Sch�nefeld� SXF:
Outside the airport take the shuttlebus or walk (walkway with roof) to station. Buy a single ticket (ABC currently � 3.20). You can take the Expresstrain (RE), which runs every 30 minutes to �Ostbahnhof� or take the �S-bahn� (fast train) to �Warschauerstrasse� station.(approx. 30min from 'Sch�nefeld' to 'Warschauerstr') (see �Directions from Warschauerstrasse�)
Directions from Warschauerstrasse:
Once you exit the station you will be on a bridge. Turn left and follow the road; you will be going downhill in the direction of the river �Spree�. When you reach the traffic light, cross the street and then cross again (you are walking toward the Berlin Wall). Walk along the wall until you reach the second gate / opening. You will see the �Eastern Comfort� signage clearly. The walk from Warschauerstrasse will take about 10 minutes.
Sch�nefeld (Expressbus) to �Ostbahnhof� ( a smaller train station in the former East), you will exit the station, walk towards the main road (M�hlenstrasse), cross the road, turn left and walk along the Wall until you reach �Eastern Comfort�. The walk from �Ostbahnhof� will take up to 15 minutes. There are lots of cabs outside the station; the ride should cost about � 5, if you have too much luggage for the walk.
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all motorways to Berlin lead you onto the �Berliner Ring� (A10) (highway ring around Berlin). Take any exit leading you to �Berlin Zentrum�; look out for signs directing you towards �Mitte�/ �Alexanderplatz� .From here you drive towards �Dresden�/ �K�penick� , from �Holzmarktstr� you drive further into �M�hlenstrasse� (this is the �B96� on your map) (remember, there are many 'M�hlenstr in Berlin, the address for your navigation system is 10243 Berlin, Muehlenstr 73!) (the former �wall� will be on your right when you drive along M�hlenstrasse). Just before you reach the end of M�hlenstrasse, you will see �Eastern Comfort�. Parking is free of charge on the road, after the souvenir shop all the way up to Ostbahnhof station(and where there's no 'Parkverbot' signs).