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There are 5 ways to get from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train via S+U Jungfernheide Bhf  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Berlin Jungfernheide Re / ...
  2. Take the train from S+U Jungfernheide Bhf to S Westend S42 / ...

3€ - 6€

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Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Charlottenburg Bhf Rb14 / ...

1€ - 3€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to U Jakob-Kaiser-Platz 123 / ...

2€ - 8€

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg 7 km

15€ - 19€

Walk  •  1h 25m

  1. Walk from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg 7.1 km

Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg by trains

The train journey time between Berlin Central Station and Charlottenburg is around 9 min and covers a distance of around 6 km. The fastest train normally takes 4 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, S-Bahn Berlin, ODEG and others, the Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg train service departs from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrives in S Charlottenburg Bhf. Typically 3491 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
9 min
Fastest train time:
4 min
Trains per week:
3491
Cheapest price:
1€
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:00
Last train departs at:
23:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg train schedules

Trains departing Sunday, June 13, 2021

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

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg is to train which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg is to train via S+U Jungfernheide Bhf which costs 2€ - 6€ and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at U Jakob-Kaiser-Platz. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at S Charlottenburg Bhf. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Berlin Central Station and Charlottenburg is 6 km.

The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg without a car is to train via S+U Jungfernheide Bhf which takes 8 min and costs 2€ - 6€.

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It takes approximately 8 min to get from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg, including transfers.

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Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg bus services, operated by BVG, depart from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg train services, operated by ODEG, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg is to train via S+U Jungfernheide Bhf which takes 8 min and costs 2€ - 6€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 2€ - 8€ and takes 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg.
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  • Distance: 5.9 km
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between Berlin Central Station, Germany and Charlottenburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg via Berlin Jungfernheide and S+U Jungfernheide Bhf in around 8 min. Alternatively, BVG operates a bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to U Jakob-Kaiser-Platz every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ - 4€ and the journey takes 39 min. Blablabus also services this route 5 times a day.

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 Hbf to Berlin Jungfernheide
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Charlottenburg Bhf
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S+U Jungfernheide Bhf to S Westend
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Charlottenburg Bhf
Ave. Duration
10 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 Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Charlottenburg Bhf
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
Bahn DE
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to U Jakob-Kaiser-Platz
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
BVG
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berlin - Central Train Station to Berlin - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
Blablabus
Other operators
Taxi from Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
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 Central Station to Charlottenburg bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at U Jakob-Kaiser-Platz station.

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Berlin Central Station to Charlottenburg train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, arrive at S Westend station.

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