Berlin Transportation Germany has one of the best railway networks in Europe, which makes travel between German cities easy and efficient. Berlin is also easily reached by road and air. Arriving by Air Berlin-Tegel Airport serves the Berlin area. Getting Around Berlin Berlin city centre is small enough to enable visitors to see the major sights on foot. However, public transport, consisting of trams, buses and underground trains, is efficient and reliable. It is easy to hire both taxis and rental cars in Berlin although, like all major cities, it can become very congested at certain times of the day.