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There are 4 ways to get from Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz by train or car

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Brandenburg Hbf to Berlin Friedrichstrasse Re1 / ...

€10 - €16

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Train via Berlin Wannsee  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Brandenburg Hbf to Berlin Wannsee Re / ...
  2. Take the train from S Wannsee Bhf to S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf S1

€10 - €53

2 alternative options

Train via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf  •  1h 2m

  1. Take the train from Brandenburg, Hauptbahnhof to S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf Re1

€12 - €17

Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz 83.2 km

€9 - €13

Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz by train

The train journey time between Brandenburg an der Havel and Potsdamer Platz is around 56 min and covers a distance of around 64 km. The fastest train normally takes 54 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, the Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz train service departs from Brandenburg Hbf and arrives in Berlin Friedrichstrasse. Typically 288 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
56 min
Fastest train time:
54 min
Trains per week:
288
Cheapest price:
€10
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
01:39
Last train departs at:
22:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz train schedules

Brandenburg an der Havel → Potsdamer Platz
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Potsdamer Platz is 116 117.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz is to drive, which costs €9 - €13 and takes 1h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz is to train which costs €10 - €16 and takes 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brandenburg Hbf and arriving at Berlin Friedrichstrasse. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Brandenburg an der Havel and Potsdamer Platz is 57 km. The road distance is 83.2 km.

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The best way to get from Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs €10 - €16.

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The train from Brandenburg Hbf to Berlin Friedrichstrasse takes 54 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Brandenburg Hbf station.

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Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Berlin Friedrichstrasse station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz is 83 km. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Brandenburg an der Havel to Potsdamer Platz.

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  • Distance: 57.1 km
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Brandenburg an der Havel, Germany and Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Brandenburg Hbf to Berlin Friedrichstrasse every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €10 - €16 and the journey takes 54 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 Brandenburg Hbf to Berlin Friedrichstrasse
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €16
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Brandenburg, Hauptbahnhof to S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Brandenburg Hbf to Berlin Wannsee
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
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 Brandenburg Hbf to Berlin Wannsee
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Brandenburg Hbf to Berlin Wannsee
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S Wannsee Bhf to S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
S-Bahn Berlin

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