Flughafen Berlin-Tegel
Flughafen Berlin-Tegel


Berlin bids farewell

to Tegel Airport

The last scheduled flights left Tegel Airport on 6 and 7 November 2020. At 3pm on 8 November, an Air France aircraft took off from TXL for the very last time. This marks the end of seven decades of aviation history. We have compiled the most beautiful impressions of the past decades and last days for you.

Goodbye TXL

TXL Tower

Days of farewell

On 6 and 7 November 2020, numerous airlines said goodbye to TXL Airport. On 8 November, Air France took off from TXL for the very last time.

Temporarily, no new time slots can be booked online for the observation deck. Visits on site are possible as planned with already purchased tickets.

Thank you Tegel

A little homage to Tegel Airport: We say goodbye and say #DankeTXL.

Person läuft Treppen auf dem Dach des Flughafens Tegel runter

Behind the scenes at TXL

In our video series Backstage Berlin Airport we take a look behind the scenes at our airports. Here you can find all videos of Tegel Airport.

Highlights from
70 years TXL

Berlin-Tegel Airport looks back on over seventy years of aviation history: from its beginnings during the Berlin Airlift in 1948 through the revolutionary new building in the 1970s to its new role as the capital's airport after reunification. Here you will find highlights and moving stories from seven decades of Berlin-Tegel Airport!

Special moments of
the last 10 years

Tegel Airport in the evening

More photo impressions

Find more photos of the airport Berlin-Tegel from the last years.

Atmospheric TXL

All roads lead to Berlin-Tegel Airport

Daily life in TXL

TXL – most modern
airport of its time

Tegel Airport in 1976

Berlin-Tegel Airport Otto Lilienthal

We can all agree on one thing: the building opened in 1974 makes Berlin-Tegel Airport a very special airport.

Facts and Figures



Post your best moments around Tegel Airport and say goodbye to the "Airport of Hearts". Perhaps you will then discover your contributions published with #DankeTXL in our Social Wall.