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There are 4 ways to get from Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  7 min

  1. Take the train from S Südkreuz Bhf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof Rb10 / ...

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Bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin - Südkreuz to Berlin - Central Train Station BlaBlaCar Bus

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station 6.8 km

Walk  •  1h 15m

  1. Walk from Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station 6.3 km

Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station by train

The train journey time between Berlin Südkreuz and Berlin Central Station is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 6 km. The fastest train normally takes 5 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, DB Fernverkehr AG and others, the Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station train service departs from S Südkreuz Bhf and arrives in S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. Typically 786 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
6 min
Fastest train time:
5 min
Train distance:
6 km
Trains per week:
786
Cheapest price:
€1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:33
Last train departs at:
23:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station train schedules

Trains departing Saturday, September 25, 2021

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station is to bus which costs €6 - €8 and takes 15 min.

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The fastest way to get from Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station is to train. Taking this option will cost €1 - €45 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin - Südkreuz and arriving at Berlin - Central Train Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from S Südkreuz Bhf and arriving at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Berlin Südkreuz and Berlin Central Station is 5 km.

The best way to get from Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station without a car is to train which takes 7 min and costs €1 - €45.

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The train from S Südkreuz Bhf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Berlin - Südkreuz station.

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Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from S Südkreuz Bhf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station is to train which takes 7 min and costs €1 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €6 - €8 and takes 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station.
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  • Distance: 5.4 km
  • Duration: 7 min

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

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from S Südkreuz Bhf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 7 min. 11 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Blablabus operates a bus from Berlin - Südkreuz to Berlin - Central Train Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost €6 - €8 and the journey takes 15 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 S Südkreuz Bhf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
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 Suedkreuz to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from S Südkreuz Bhf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from S Südkreuz Bhf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Bahn DE
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 Suedkreuz to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from S Südkreuz Bhf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Südkreuz station to Berlin central station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Flixtrain
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from S Südkreuz Bhf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Transdev
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berlin - Südkreuz to Berlin - Central Train Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
Blablabus
Other operators
Taxi from Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
€15 - €19
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 Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Berlin - Central Train Station.

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Berlin Südkreuz to Berlin Central Station train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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