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There are 6 ways to get from Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) by train, tram, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train, tram  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from U Weinmeisterstr. to U Osloer Str. U8
  2. Take the tram from U Osloer Str. to Berlin, Virchow-Klinikum M13 / ...

€4 - €6

Cheapest option

Tram  •  33 min

  1. Take the tram from Berlin, S+U Alexanderpl/Memhardstr.[4-5] to Berlin, Virchow-Klinikum M13 / ...

€2 - €4

4 alternative options

Line 123 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 123 bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Berlin, Gedenkstätte Plötzensee 123

€2 - €3

Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from S Prenzlauer Allee to S Beusselstr. S42 / ...

€2 - €4

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) 7.8 km

€17 - €21

Walk  •  1h 27m

  1. Walk from Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) 7.3 km

Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) by train and tram

The journey time between Berlin and Plötzensee (lake) is around 21 min and covers a distance of around 7 km. The fastest journey normally takes 18 min. Operated by BVG, the Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) service departs from U Weinmeisterstr. and arrives in Berlin, Virchow-Klinikum. Typically 1544 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
21 min
Fastest journey time:
18 min
Services per week:
1544
Cheapest price:
€4
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:09
Last service departs at:
23:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) train and tram schedules

Berlin → Plötzensee (lake)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Plötzensee (lake) is 116 117.

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The social distance requirement in Plötzensee (lake) is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) is to line 123 bus which costs €2 - €3 and takes 25 min.

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The fastest way to get from Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) is to taxi. Taking this option will cost €17 - €21 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Berlin, Gedenkstätte Plötzensee. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderpl/Memhardstr.[4-5] and arriving at Berlin, Virchow-Klinikum. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Plötzensee (lake) is 6 km.

The best way to get from Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) without a car is to train and tram which takes 19 min and costs €4 - €6.

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It takes approximately 19 min to get from Berlin to Plötzensee (lake), including transfers.

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Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) bus services, operated by BVG, depart from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, depart from S Prenzlauer Allee station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Plötzensee (lake) is to line 123 bus which takes 25 min and costs €2 - €3. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €2 - €4 and takes 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Plötzensee (lake).
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  • Distance: 5.9 km
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Plötzensee (lake), Berlin, Germany?

BVG operates a bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Berlin, Gedenkstätte Plötzensee every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, BVG operates a vehicle from Berlin, S+U Alexanderpl/Memhardstr.[4-5] to Berlin, Virchow-Klinikum once daily. Tickets cost €2 - €4 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Train from U Weinmeisterstr. to U Osloer Str.
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Tram from U Osloer Str. to Berlin, Virchow-Klinikum
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Tram from Berlin, S+U Alexanderpl/Memhardstr.[4-5] to Berlin, Virchow-Klinikum
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
BVG
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S Prenzlauer Allee to S Beusselstr.
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Berlin, Gedenkstätte Plötzensee
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Berlin to Plötzensee (lake)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
€17 - €21
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 to Plötzensee (lake) bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at Berlin, Gedenkstätte Plötzensee station.

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