There are 4 ways to get from Charlottenburg to Potsdam by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 24 min
$2 - $18
3 alternative options
Line 218 bus, line 316 bus • 1 h 2 min
$6 - $9
Taxi • 21 min
$55 - $75
Drive • 21 min
$3 - $6
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Charlottenburg to Potsdam is to train which costs 1€ - 16€ and takes 24 min.
The quickest way to get from Charlottenburg to Potsdam is to taxi which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 21 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Charlottenburg to Potsdam. However, there are services departing from S Messe Nord/ICC and arriving at Potsdam, Glienicker Brücke via S Wannsee Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from S Charlottenburg Bhf and arriving at S Babelsberg. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.
The distance between Charlottenburg and Potsdam is 20 km. The road distance is 27.5 km.
The best way to get from Charlottenburg to Potsdam without a car is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 16€.
The train from S Charlottenburg Bhf to S Babelsberg takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.
Charlottenburg to Potsdam bus services, operated by BVG, depart from S Messe Nord/ICC station.
Charlottenburg to Potsdam train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, depart from S Charlottenburg Bhf station.
The best way to get from Charlottenburg to Potsdam is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 16€. Alternatively, you can line 218 bus and line 316 bus, which costs 4€ - 8€ and takes 1 h 2 min.
What companies run services between Charlottenburg, Germany and Potsdam, Germany?
S-Bahn Berlin operates a train from Charlottenburg to Potsdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 24 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlottenburg to Potsdam via S Wannsee Bhf in around 1 h 2 min.
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.
Train from S Charlottenburg Bhf to Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf
- Ave. Duration
- 20 min
- Estimated price
- $12 - $18
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More Questions & Answers
Charlottenburg to Potsdam bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at Potsdam, Glienicker Brücke station.
Charlottenburg to Potsdam train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, arrive at S Babelsberg station.
Yes, the driving distance between Charlottenburg to Potsdam is 27 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Charlottenburg to Potsdam.
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