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There are 4 ways to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center by bus, night bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Bus  •  9 min

  1. Take the bus from U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie to S+U Potsdamer Platz M29

€2 - €3

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the night bus from U Stadtmitte [3-4] to Berlin, Varian-Fry-Str./Potsdamer Platz N2 / ...

€2 - €3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center 1.8 km

€6 - €8

Walk  •  16 min

  1. Walk from Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center 1.4 km

Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center by walk and bus

The journey time between Checkpoint Charlie and Sony Center is around 3 min and covers a distance of around 2 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3 min. Services are operated by BVG. Typically 1420 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3 min
Fastest journey time:
3 min
Services per week:
1420
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center walk and bus schedules

Walk services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Checkpoint Charlie → Sony Center
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sony Center is 116 117.

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Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center is to night bus which costs €2 - €3 and takes 11 min.

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The fastest way to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center is to taxi. Taking this option will cost €6 - €8 and takes 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie and arriving at S+U Potsdamer Platz. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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The distance between Checkpoint Charlie and Sony Center is 1 km.

The best way to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center without a car is to bus which takes 9 min and costs €2 - €3.

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The bus from U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie to S+U Potsdamer Platz takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center bus services, operated by BVG, depart from U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie station.

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Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at S+U Potsdamer Platz station.

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There are 781+ hotels available in Sony Center. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center.
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  • Distance: 1.2 km
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Checkpoint Charlie, Germany and Sony Center, Germany?

BVG operates a bus from U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie to S+U Potsdamer Platz every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 4 min.

Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie to S+U Potsdamer Platz
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Night bus from U Stadtmitte [3-4] to Berlin, Varian-Fry-Str./Potsdamer Platz
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Checkpoint Charlie to Sony Center
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
€6 - €8
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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