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There are 8 ways to get from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie by train, bus, subway, night bus, taxi or foot

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Train via S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf

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

Train

  1. Take the train from S+U Alexanderplatz to U Stadtmitte

Line 200 bus

  1. Take the line 200 bus from U Rotes Rathaus to U Stadtmitte

Line 248 bus

  1. Take the line 248 bus from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Grunerstr. to Berlin, Lindenstr./Oranienstr.

Subway

  1. Take the subway from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to U Stadtmitte

Night bus

  1. Take the night bus from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. to U Stadtmitte

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie

Walk

  1. Walk from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie

Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie by train and walk

The journey time between Berlin Alexanderplatz Station and Checkpoint Charlie is around 11 min and covers a distance of around 4 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. The fastest journey normally takes 9 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, S-Bahn Berlin, ODEG and others, the Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie service departs from Berlin Alexanderplatz and arrives in Checkpoint Charlie. Typically 1599 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6 min
Layover time:
5 min
Total time:
11 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
9 min
Journey distance:
4 km
Services per week:
1599
Cheapest price:
€1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:03
Last service departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie train and walk schedules

Departing Monday, September 20, 2021

Berlin Alexanderplatz Station → Checkpoint Charlie
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Checkpoint Charlie is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Checkpoint Charlie is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Checkpoint Charlie is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 18 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie is to subway which costs €1 - €3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie is to taxi which costs €9 - €11 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from U Rotes Rathaus and arriving at U Stadtmitte. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from S+U Alexanderplatz and arriving at U Stadtmitte. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Berlin Alexanderplatz Station and Checkpoint Charlie is 2 km.

The best way to get from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie without a car is to train via S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf which takes 12 min and costs €1 - €6.

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It takes approximately 12 min to get from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie, including transfers.

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Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie bus services, operated by BVG, depart from U Rotes Rathaus station.

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Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Berlin Alexanderplatz station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie is to train via S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf which takes 12 min and costs €1 - €6. Alternatively, you can line 200 bus, which costs €2 - €3 and takes 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie.
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  • Distance: 2.1 km
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Berlin Alexanderplatz Station, Germany and Checkpoint Charlie, Germany?

You can take a train from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie via Berlin Friedrichstrasse, S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf, and U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie in around 12 min. Alternatively, BVG operates a bus from U Rotes Rathaus to U Stadtmitte every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
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 Alexanderplatz to Berlin Friedrichstrasse
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
4 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+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
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
Train from S+U Alexanderplatz to U Stadtmitte
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
BVG
Subway from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to U Stadtmitte
Ave. Duration
9 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 U Rotes Rathaus to U Stadtmitte
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Bus from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Grunerstr. to Berlin, Lindenstr./Oranienstr.
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Night bus from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. to U Stadtmitte
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
€9 - €11
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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Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at U Stadtmitte station.

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Berlin Alexanderplatz Station to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by BVG, arrive at U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie station.

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