Berlin thrives on remixing, repurposing, recycling and upcycling. Whether you want to pawn your old film camera or build a robot out of scrap metal, Berlin's vibrant community has you covered.

Where to buy and sell things

Buy and sell things

Classified ads

Facebook groups

If you want to trade with English-speaking Berliners, try Sell Your Stuff Berlin or Free Your Stuff Berlin. You must be approved before you can join those groups.

Groups for buying and selling bicycles:


You really don't need a car in Berlin. Buying a bicycle or using public transit is a better choice. You can also rent a car when you need it.

How to buy a car in Germany ➞

How to buy a bicycle in Berlin ➞


  • Vinted — Sell or trade used clothes

How to donate clothes in Berlin ➞

Flea markets

You can also visit flea markets. They happen every Sunday all over Berlin.

Where to donate things