City profile

Cottbus is a city in Brandenburg, Germany, with a population of approx 100,000. It has long been well-known for its parks and has more recently established itself as a university town. This bilingual town's history has been shaped by both Germans and Sorbs.

Situated between Berlin and Dresden, close to the Spreewald (river Spree forest), Cottbus is an easy destination to reach. Its culture, art and nature offer many opportunities for adventure, sightseeing and recreation.


City Travel

Fly to Berlin from: Dublin, East Midlands, Edinburgh, London-Stansted, Bristol.

Train from Berlin to Cottbus: 1h 40m