There are 3 ways to get from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie by bus, train, taxi or foot
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Take the line 100 bus from Reichstag/Bundestag to U Unter den Linden
Take the train from U Unter den Linden to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie
Take a taxi from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie
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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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie walk, bus and train schedules
Departing Thursday, September 23, 2021
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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.
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.
The quickest way to get from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie is to taxi which costs €7 - €9 and takes 2 min.
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.
It takes approximately 15 min to get from Brandenburg Gate to Checkpoint Charlie, including transfers.
There are 762+ hotels available in Checkpoint Charlie. Prices start at €87 per night.
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.
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