With over 70,000 inhabitants, Brandenburg an der Havel is the third largest town in the state.
Brandenburg an der Havel is just half an hour’s drive from the federal capital Berlin and is directly connected to the European motorway axis E 30 (A 2 and A 10) as well as the German domestic inland waterway network and the trans-European rail network. The Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) hub currently under construction is half an hour away by car. The international industrial and trade centres are easily accessible on all routes. Inner-city freight handling benefits from modern port facilities with their own rail connections.