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There are 4 ways to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam Hauptbahnhof by train, taxi, car or rideshare

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  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Potsdam Hauptbahnhof is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Potsdam Hauptbahnhof is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Potsdam Hauptbahnhof is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam Hauptbahnhof is to rideshare which costs €2 and takes 1h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam Hauptbahnhof is to train which costs €2 - €20 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Potsdam Hauptbahnhof is 25 km. The road distance is 32.7 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam Hauptbahnhof without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs €2 - €20.

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The train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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

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Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam Hauptbahnhof train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam Hauptbahnhof is 33 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam Hauptbahnhof.

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  • Distance: 25.3 km
  • Duration: 25 min

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

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €5 - €8 and the journey takes 25 min. Three other operators also service this route.

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
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
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Taxi from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
€65 - €85
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 Hauptbahnhof and Potsdam Hauptbahnhof. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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