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There are 3 ways to get from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie by bus, train, taxi or foot

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Line 100 bus, train

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Reichstag/Bundestag to U Unter den Linden
  2. Take the train from U Unter den Linden to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie

Walk

  1. Walk from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie

Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie by walk, bus and train

The journey time between Brandenburg Gate and Checkpoint Charlie is around 12 min and covers a distance of around 3 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. The fastest journey normally takes 10 min. Services are operated by BVG. Typically 1218 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6 min
Layover time:
5 min
Total time:
12 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
10 min
Journey distance:
3 km
Services per week:
1218
Cheapest price:
€3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:02
Last service departs at:
23:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie walk, bus and train schedules

Brandenburg Gate → Checkpoint Charlie
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COVID-19 help in Germany

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • 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 Checkpoint Charlie is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Checkpoint Charlie is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Checkpoint Charlie 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 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie is to line 100 bus and train which costs €3 - €6 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie is to taxi which costs €7 - €9 and takes 2 min.

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The distance between Brandenburg Gate and Checkpoint Charlie is 1 km.

The best way to get from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie without a car is to line 100 bus and train which takes 15 min and costs €3 - €6.

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It takes approximately 15 min to get from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie, including transfers.

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There are 762+ hotels available in Checkpoint Charlie. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie.
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  • Distance: 1.3 km
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany and Checkpoint Charlie, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie. However, you can take the walk to Reichstag/Bundestag, take the line 100 bus to U Unter den Linden, take the walk to U Unter den Linden, take the train to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie, then take the walk to Checkpoint Charlie. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Checkpoint Charlie.

Train operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Train from U Unter den Linden to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
BVG
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from Reichstag/Bundestag to U Unter den Linden
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
€7 - €9
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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