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There are 5 ways to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Museum Island by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from U Stadtmitte to S+U Alexanderplatz U2

1€ - 3€

4 alternative options

Line 200 bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 200 bus from U Stadtmitte [3-4] to Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. 200 / ...

2€ - 3€

Train, line 100 bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie to U Unter den Linden U6
  2. Take the line 100 bus from U Unter den Linden to Berlin, Memhardstr. 100

4€ - 6€

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Checkpoint Charlie to Berlin 3.7 km

10€ - 12€

Walk  •  38 min

  1. Walk from Checkpoint Charlie to Berlin 3.2 km

Checkpoint Charlie → Museum Island
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The most affordable way to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Museum Island is to train, which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Museum Island is to taxi which costs 10€ - 12€ and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from U Stadtmitte [3-4] and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr.. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from U Stadtmitte and arriving at S+U Alexanderplatz. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Checkpoint Charlie and Museum Island is 2 km.

The best way to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Museum Island without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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The train from U Stadtmitte to S+U Alexanderplatz takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Checkpoint Charlie to Museum Island bus services, operated by BVG, depart from U Stadtmitte [3-4] station.

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Checkpoint Charlie to Museum Island train services, operated by BVG, depart from U Stadtmitte station.

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The best way to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Museum Island is to train which takes 13 min and costs 1€ - 3€. Alternatively, you can line 200 bus, which costs 2€ - 3€ and takes 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Museum Island.
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  • Distance: 1.6 km
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Checkpoint Charlie, Germany and Museum Island, Germany?

BVG operates a train from U Stadtmitte to S+U Alexanderplatz every 10 minutes. Tickets cost 1€ - 3€ and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, BVG operates a bus from U Stadtmitte [3-4] to Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ - 3€ and the journey takes 12 min.

Train operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Train from U Stadtmitte to S+U Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
BVG
Train from U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie to U Unter den Linden
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 U Stadtmitte [3-4] to Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr.
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
BVG
Bus from U Unter den Linden to Berlin, Memhardstr.
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Checkpoint Charlie to Berlin
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
10€ - 12€
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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Checkpoint Charlie to Museum Island bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. station.

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Checkpoint Charlie to Museum Island train services, operated by BVG, arrive at S+U Alexanderplatz station.

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