COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply in Germany. Learn More.

There are 5 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Berlin Hbf Re / ...

3€ - 50€

4 alternative options

Bus, line 171 bus  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to U Rudow X7 / ...
  2. Take the line 171 bus from U Rudow to S Sonnenallee 171
  3. Take the bus from S Sonnenallee to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof M41

7€ - 9€

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station 28.5 km

50€ - 65€

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station 28.5 km

3€ - 5€

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Berlin Central Station 28.5 km

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) → Berlin Central Station
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Travel within Germany

Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in Germany

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Germany.

Explore options for future travel

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
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Berlin Central Station is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Berlin Central Station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Berlin Central Station 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 Apr 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station is to drive which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 29 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station is to taxi which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 29 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station. However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof via U Rudow and S Sonnenallee. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 35m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Berlin Hbf. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

More details

It is 20 km from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station. It is approximately 28.5 km to drive.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs 3€ - 50€.

More details

The train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Berlin Hbf takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

More details

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station bus services, operated by BVG, depart from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 station.

More details

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 station.

More details

The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station is to train which takes 33 min and costs 3€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 171 bus, which costs 6€ - 9€ and takes 1h 35m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 19.8 km
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Berlin Central Station, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Berlin Hbf every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 6€ - 10€ and the journey takes 33 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station via U Rudow and S Sonnenallee in around 1h 35m.

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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Bahn DE
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to U Rudow
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
BVG
Bus from U Rudow to S Sonnenallee
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
BVG
Bus from S Sonnenallee to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Berlin Central Station

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

More details

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station is 29 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station.

Get driving directions

Book your Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Berlin Central Station train tickets online with Omio.

Search and book

There are 4202+ hotels available in Berlin Central Station. Prices start at 75€ per night.

More details