There are 8 ways to get from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz by train, bus, night train, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf Rb14 / ...

$2 - $19

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Rideshare  •  40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Schönefeld to Berlin 13.8 miles

$2

6 alternative options

Train S-Bahn Berlin  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S Südkreuz Bhf S45

$3 - $17

Line 171 bus, bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 171 bus from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S Sonnenallee 171
  2. Take the bus from S Sonnenallee to S Potsdamer Platz Bhf/Voßstr. M41

$5 - $8

Night train  •  41 min

  1. Take the night train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf S9 / ...

$2 - $19

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz 13.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz 13.1 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz 13.1 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz. However, there are services departing from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf and arriving at S Potsdamer Platz Bhf/Voßstr. via S Sonnenallee. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf and arriving at S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) and Potsdamer Platz is 16 km. The road distance is 21 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs .

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The train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz bus services, operated by BVG, depart from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf station.

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Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz is to train which takes 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 171 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at S Potsdamer Platz Bhf/Voßstr. station.

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Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz.
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  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF), Germany and Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 29 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz via S Sonnenallee in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
Train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
Train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
BVG
Website
bvg.de
Train from Berlin Schönefeld Flughafen to Berlin Friedrichstrasse
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
vbb.de
S-Bahn
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Berlin Friedrichstraße (S)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
BVG
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S Sonnenallee
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vbb.de
Bus from S Sonnenallee to S Potsdamer Platz Bhf/Voßstr.
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
vbb.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Schönefeld to Berlin
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Berlin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$45 - $60
Taxi from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Taxi - Dieter Kreutz
Phone
+49 30 2839 55345
Website
berlin-taxi-kreutz.de
Talixo
Phone
+49 30/346497360
Website
talixo.de
Taxi Berlin
Phone
+49 30/202020
Website
taxi-berlin.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz is 21 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Potsdamer Platz.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) and Potsdamer Platz. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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