How to get to the Bern Rathaus

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How to get to the Bern Rathaus

The Rathaus is in the heart of Bern’s old town. Take the No 12 bus from Bern station to the Rathaus stop. If you are coming by car, you can park in the Rathaus multi-storey car park.

Measures in the Rathaus to protect against the coronavirus

  • Since 12 October 2020 the requirement to wear a mask applies in administrative buildings in the Canton of Bern. This means you must wear a face mask when visiting the Rathaus in Bern.
  • Hand sanitiser is available for visitors to use.
  • Contact surfaces are regularly cleaned.
  • Please follow the FOPH recommendations when visiting the Rathaus in Bern:
    Rules on hygiene and social distancing

By public transport

Take the No 12 bus (Paul Klee Centre) from Bern station and get off at the Rathaus stop:

No. 12 bus from Bern railway station (in German only)

By bicycle

You can park your bicycle outside the neighbouring school building (Berufsfachschule des Detailhandels Bern), at Postgasse 66, 3011 Bern.

By car

You can park at the Rathaus multi-storey car park a few metres from the Rathaus at Postgasshalde 50, 3011 Bern. You can check online how many parking spaces are available:

Rathaus Parking

Parking spaces for people with disabilities

There is one disabled person’s parking space at Rathausgasse 11, 3011 Bern. It may be used free of charge for an unlimited time. You will find more information here: (in German only)

The Rathaus multi-storey car park offers three parking spaces for people with disabilities:

Rathaus Parking

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