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There are 4 ways to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Berlin Zoologischer Garten
  2. Take the bus from S+U Zoologischer Garten/Jebensstr. to Klausenerplatz

Cheapest option

Train, bus via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf

  1. Take the train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf
  2. Take the bus from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Klausenerplatz

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace

Walk

  1. Walk from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace

Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Charlottenburg Palace is around 23 min and covers a distance of around 7 km. This includes an average layover time of around 7 min. The fastest journey normally takes 18 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, ODEG and BVG, the Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace service departs from Berlin Hbf and arrives in Charlottenburg Palace. Typically 602 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
16 min
Layover time:
7 min
Total time:
23 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
18 min
Journey distance:
7 km
Services per week:
602
Cheapest price:
€3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:26
Last service departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace train, bus and walk schedules

Berlin Hauptbahnhof → Charlottenburg Palace
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

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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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Charlottenburg Palace is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Charlottenburg Palace is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Charlottenburg Palace 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: 20 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace is to train and bus which costs €2 - €6 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace is to taxi which costs €14 - €18 and takes 8 min.

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The distance between Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Charlottenburg Palace is 5 km.

The best way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace without a car is to train and bus which takes 23 min and costs €2 - €6.

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It takes approximately 23 min to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace, including transfers.

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There are 771+ hotels available in Charlottenburg Palace. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace.
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  • Distance: 5.2 km
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Germany and Charlottenburg Palace, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace. However, you can take the train to Berlin Zoologischer Garten, take the walk to S+U Zoologischer Garten/Jebensstr., take the bus to Klausenerplatz, then take the walk to Charlottenburg Palace. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, and Klausenerplatz in around 25 min.

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 Zoologischer Garten
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf
Ave. Duration
6 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+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
Bahn DE
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S+U Zoologischer Garten/Jebensstr. to Klausenerplatz
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Bus from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Klausenerplatz
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Charlottenburg Palace
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
€14 - €18
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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