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There are 3 ways to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Elstal Re

€3 - €6

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Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal 28.8 km

€50 - €65

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal 28.8 km

€3 - €5

Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal by train

The train journey time between Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Elstal is around 24 min and covers a distance of around 26 km. The fastest train normally takes 23 min. Operated by ODEG, the Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal train service departs from Berlin Hbf and arrives in Elstal. Typically 133 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
24 min
Fastest train time:
23 min
Train distance:
26 km
Trains per week:
133
Cheapest price:
€3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:46
Last train departs at:
23:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal train schedules

Berlin Hauptbahnhof → Elstal
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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  • 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 Elstal is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Elstal is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Elstal 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: 21 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal is to drive which costs €3 - €5 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal is to train which costs €3 - €6 and takes 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Elstal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Elstal is 26 km. The road distance is 28.8 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal without a car is to train which takes 24 min and costs €3 - €6.

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The train from Berlin Hbf to Elstal takes 24 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal train services, operated by ODEG, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal train services, operated by ODEG, arrive at Elstal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal is 29 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Elstal.

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  • Distance: 25.5 km
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Germany and Elstal, Germany?

ODEG operates a train from Berlin Hbf to Elstal hourly. Tickets cost €3 - €6 and the journey takes 24 min.

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