Schönefeld Airport and Tegel Airport are going to be crowded during the Christmas holidays. Around 1.29 million passengers are expected in the entire holiday period. With the last day of school, the 20th of December 2019, comes the wave of Christmas travel and the busiest weekend. In the period from Friday (20th of December) to Monday (23th of December), almost 340,000 passengers will be flying to and from Berlin. The second wave comes in-between the holidays, between the 27th and 29th of December. Air traffic from return journeys will lead to an increased number of passengers on the 2nd and 3rd of January 2020.