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

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf S3 / ...
  2. Take the train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie U6

$2 - $17

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Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Anhalter Bahnhof M41

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin Central Station to Checkpoint Charlie 2.4 miles

$12 - $15

Walk  •  35 min

  1. Walk from Berlin Central Station to Checkpoint Charlie 1.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  19 min

  1. Cycle from Hauptbahnhof / Europaplatz to U Kochstraße 2.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Checkpoint Charlie is to bus which costs 2€ - 3€ and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Checkpoint Charlie is to taxi which costs 10€ - 13€ and takes 5 min.

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

It takes approximately 10 min to get from Berlin Central Station to Checkpoint Charlie, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at S Anhalter Bahnhof. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Central Station to Checkpoint Charlie. However, there are services departing from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie via S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 min.

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

You can take a train from Berlin Central Station to Checkpoint Charlie via S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf and U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie in around 10 min. Alternatively, BVG operates a bus from Berlin Central Station to Checkpoint Charlie every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
S-Bahn Berlin
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Berlin Friedrichstraße
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
bahn.de
BVG
Website
bvg.de
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Berlin Friedrichstrasse
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
vbb.de
Train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
vbb.de
ODEG
Website
odeg.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1
Website
odeg.de
Bus operators
BVG
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Anhalter Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
vbb.de
Other operators
Bikeshare
Bike from Hauptbahnhof / Europaplatz to U Kochstraße
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Berlin Central Station to Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Taxi - Dieter Kreutz
Phone
+49 30 2839 55345
Website
berlin-taxi-kreutz.de
Talixo
Phone
+49 30/346497360
Website
talixo.de
Taxi Berlin
Phone
+49 30/202020
Website
taxi-berlin.de

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