There are 5 ways to get from Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare
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Train • 35 min
€2 - €7
Rideshare • 1h 3m
3 alternative options
Bus • 49 min
€3 - €4
Taxi • 24 min
€40 - €50
Drive • 24 min
€2 - €4
Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld by train
The train journey time between Alexanderplatz station and Schönefeld is around 35 min and covers a distance of around 22 km. The fastest train normally takes 18 min. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin and Deutsche Bahn Regional, the Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld train service departs from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arrives in Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof]. Typically 529 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld train schedules
Trains departing Sunday, June 20, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld is to rideshare which costs €2 and takes 1h 3m.
The quickest way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld is to taxi which costs €40 - €50 and takes 24 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB]. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof]. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.
The distance between Alexanderplatz station and Schönefeld is 16 km. The road distance is 21 km.
The best way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs €2 - €7.
The train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.
Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld bus services, operated by BVG, depart from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. station.
Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, depart from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf station.
The best way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld is to train which takes 35 min and costs €2 - €7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €3 - €4 and takes 49 min.
What companies run services between Alexanderplatz station, Germany and Schönefeld, Brandenburg, Germany?
S-Bahn Berlin operates a train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] every 20 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €4 and the journey takes 35 min. Deutsche Bahn Regional also services this route once a week. Alternatively, BVG operates a bus from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. to Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB] every 3 hours. Tickets cost €3 - €4 and the journey takes 49 min.
Train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof]
- Ave. Duration
- 35 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- €2 - €4
- S-Bahn Berlin
Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.
Train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Flughafen Ber - Terminal 5
- Ave. Duration
- 18 min
- Once a week
- Estimated price
- €4 - €7
Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Berlin to Schönefeld
- Ave. Duration
- 42 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
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More Questions & Answers
Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB] station.
Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, arrive at Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] station.
Yes, the driving distance between Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld is 21 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Alexanderplatz station to Schönefeld.
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