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There are 5 ways to get from Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train, line 695 bus

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the line 695 bus from S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci

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Rideshare

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Potsdam

3 alternative options

Train

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci

Drive

  1. Drive from Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci

Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci by train and bus

708 Weekly Services
49 min Average Duration
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci is to rideshare which costs €2 and takes 1h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci is to taxi which costs €75 - €90 and takes 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Berlin Central Station and Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci is 26 km. The road distance is 35.6 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci without a car is to train and line 695 bus which takes 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci, including transfers.

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Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci is 36 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci.
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  • Distance: 26.3 km
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Berlin Central Station, Germany and Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €5 - €8 and the journey takes 30 min. ODEG also services this route hourly.

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.

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Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
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 Hauptbahnhof to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Verkehrsbetrieb Potsdam GmbH
Phone
+49 331 66140
Email
info@vip-potsdam.de
Website
swp-potsdam.de
Bus from S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Verkehrsbetrieb Potsdam GmbH
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Phone
+3 318 576 2228
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Potsdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Berlin Central Station to Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
€75 - €90
Taxi Berlin
Phone
+49 30 202020
Website
taxi-berlin.de
Talixo
Phone
+49 30/346497360
Website
talixo.com
Radio Cab Berlin
Phone
+49 30 3416908
Website
funk-taxi-berlin.de

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Berlin Central Station and Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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