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There are 4 ways to get from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostkreuz to Berlin Friedrichstrasse Re / ...
  2. Take the train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie U6

3 alternative options

Line 300 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from S+U Warschauer Str. to Leipziger Str./Wilhelmstr. 300

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie 6.6 km

Walk  •  1h 10m

  1. Walk from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie 5.8 km

Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie by walk and train

The journey time between Bahnhof Ostkreuz and Checkpoint Charlie is around 21 min and covers a distance of around 9 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. The fastest journey normally takes 17 min. Services are operated by ODEG, S-Bahn Berlin, Bahn DE and others. Typically 1417 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
15 min
Layover time:
5 min
Total time:
21 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
17 min
Journey distance:
9 km
Services per week:
1417
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:13
Last service departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie walk and train schedules

Departing Tuesday, October 26, 2021

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The cheapest way to get from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie is to line 300 bus which costs €2 - €3 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie is to taxi which costs €15 - €18 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from S+U Warschauer Str. and arriving at Leipziger Str./Wilhelmstr.. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie. However, there are services departing from Berlin Ostkreuz and arriving at U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie via S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Bahnhof Ostkreuz and Checkpoint Charlie is 5 km.

The best way to get from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs €2 - €7.

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It takes approximately 26 min to get from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie, including transfers.

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Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie bus services, operated by BVG, depart from S+U Warschauer Str. station.

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Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by ODEG, depart from Berlin Ostkreuz station.

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The best way to get from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie is to train which takes 26 min and costs €2 - €7. Alternatively, you can line 300 bus, which costs €2 - €3 and takes 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie.
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  • Distance: 5.1 km
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Bahnhof Ostkreuz, Germany and Checkpoint Charlie, Germany?

You can take a train from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie via Berlin Ostkreuz, Berlin Friedrichstrasse, S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf, and U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie in around 26 min. Alternatively, BVG operates a bus from S+U Warschauer Str. to Leipziger Str./Wilhelmstr. every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S Ostkreuz Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from S Ostkreuz Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Bahn DE
Deutsche Bahn Regional

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostkreuz to Berlin Friedrichstrasse
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
BVG
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S+U Warschauer Str. to Leipziger Str./Wilhelmstr.
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
€15 - €18
Taxi Berlin
Phone
+49 30/202020
Website
taxi-berlin.de
Taxi - Dieter Kreutz
Phone
+49 30 2839 55345
Website
berlin-taxi-kreutz.de
Talixo
Phone
+49 30/346497360
Website
talixo.com

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Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at Leipziger Str./Wilhelmstr. station.

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Bahnhof Ostkreuz to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by BVG, arrive at U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie station.

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