Freely-flowing traffic, tail-backs or traffic jams in Potsdam? Here you can find information about the current traffic situation and any planned road-works.
In Potsdam there are various options for parking your car near the inner-city and tourist destinations. From there you can conveniently continue your trip using public transport or on foot. Throughout the city, a guidance system helps you to find a vacant parking space. You can find information about available parking options, charges and currently vacant parking spaces under this heading.
Trams, buses, trains and taxi
The City of Potsdam promotes its public transport services in order to ensure it offers and attractive alternative on the city’s busiest routes. Optimised connections between regional rail services, urban trains (S-Bahn), trams, and buses are a priority in Potsdam. Here you can find more information, network plans, and connections.
... Potsdam is ideal for cycling, with many destinations lying within a five kilometre radius. And with few hills, cycling in the city is not such hard work either.
In Potsdam’s inner-city it is easy to walk from one place to another. In particular the Brandenburger Strasse pedestrian zone, with its shops and restaurants, is an ideal place for a stroll.
Environmentally-oriented traffic control
We are working to ensure that Potsdam’s air is cleaner. By means of environmentally-oriented traffic control we can reduce air pollution levels.
Potsdam’s street lighting contributes to safety in the city in general and for road users in particular. On behalf of the Traffic management / Street lighting Department of the city administration, the utility Stadtwerke Potsdam GmbH maintains the street lighting in the city.
Current traffic situation and road works in Potsdam