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

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Ostbahnhof S9 / ...

€1 - €45

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Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Berlin, Friedrichsberger Str. 142 / ...

€2 - €3

Tram  •  30 min

  1. Take the tram from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to U Frankfurter Tor M10 / ...

€2 - €3

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain 7.5 km

€16 - €20

Walk  •  1h 19m

  1. Walk from Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain 6.6 km

Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain by train

The train journey time between Berlin Central Station and Friedrichshain is around 10 min and covers a distance of around 5 km. The fastest train normally takes 6 min. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional, BVG and others, the Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain train service departs from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrives in S Ostbahnhof. Typically 4639 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
10 min
Fastest train time:
6 min
Train distance:
5 km
Trains per week:
4639
Cheapest price:
€1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:01
Last train departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain train schedules

Berlin Central Station → Friedrichshain
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain is to tram which costs €2 - €3 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain is to train which costs €1 - €45 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Berlin, Friedrichsberger Str.. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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

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

The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs €1 - €45.

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The train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Ostbahnhof takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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

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Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, depart from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain is to train which takes 10 min and costs €1 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €2 - €3 and takes 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain.
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  • Distance: 5.9 km
  • Duration: 10 min

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

S-Bahn Berlin operates a train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Ostbahnhof every 5 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 10 min. Six other operators also service this route. Alternatively, BVG operates a bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Berlin, Friedrichsberger Str. every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 23 min. DB Bus also services this route twice a week.

Train operators
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
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 Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to U Frankfurter Tor
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Tram from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to U Frankfurter Tor
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Abellio
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Berlin, Friedrichsberger Str.
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
DB Bus
Website
bahn.com
Bus from Berlin, Washingtonplatz/Hauptbahnhof to S Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
DB Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Berlin Central Station to Friedrichshain
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
€16 - €20
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 Friedrichshain bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at Berlin, Friedrichsberger Str. station.

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

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