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Traffic management

Verkehrslenkung Berlin (VLB)

This public department is responsible for safety on Berlin's main roads. VLB also optimises traffic around major construction sites, at large events and demonstrations, but also in cases of accidetns and other unexpected obstructions. more

Traffic control

The traffic control ensures that on Berlin's roads the traffic keeps flowing. The basics of traffic control show you the complete and broad spectrum of tasks of the Berlin Traffic Control - from special bus lanes to film shooting permissions up to rail replacement services. more

Traffic Control Centre

It controlles the traffic lights in Berlin at about 2.000 intersections, as well as nine Variable Message Sign Systems (VMS) mainly on the Berlin motorways. It monitors the traffic situation on more than 1.500 km of roads. The Berlin centre is one of the biggest state-of-the-art traffic control centres in Europe. more

Responsibilities of traffic authorities

The respective department of the Land of Berlin and the boroughs share responsibility for road traffic.