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There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie by train, bus, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf Re1 / ...

€15 - €23

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the rideshare from Slubice to Berlin 103.1 km

€5

3 alternative options

Train via Berlin Zoologischer Garten  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Oder) to Berlin Zoologischer Garten Re / ...

€17 - €24

Bus  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Berlin Südkreuz train station N1322

€10 - €13

Drive  •  1h 5m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie 100.5 km

€10 - €16

Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie by train and walk

The journey time between Frankfurt (Oder) and Checkpoint Charlie is around 1h 17m and covers a distance of around 87 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 11m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional and BVG, the Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie service departs from Frankfurt and arrives in Checkpoint Charlie. Typically 290 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 17m
Fastest journey time:
1h 11m
Journey distance:
87 km
Services per week:
290
Cheapest price:
€15
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:30
Last service departs at:
23:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie train and walk schedules

Departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Frankfurt (Oder) → Checkpoint Charlie
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COVID-19 help in Germany

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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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.

The social distance requirement in Checkpoint Charlie is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 24 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie is to rideshare which costs €5 and takes 1h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie is to drive which costs €10 - €16 and takes 1h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Berlin, Jüdisches Museum via S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie via S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between Frankfurt (Oder) and Checkpoint Charlie is 81 km. The road distance is 100.5 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie without a car is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs €15 - €23.

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It takes approximately 1h 10m to get from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie, including transfers.

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Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt station.

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Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Frankfurt station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs €15 - €23. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €10 - €13 and takes 2h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie.
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  • Distance: 80.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 10m

What companies run services between Frankfurt (Oder), Germany and Checkpoint Charlie, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Frankfurt to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €14 - €20 and the journey takes 1h 1m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt to Berlin Südkreuz train station once daily. Tickets cost €8 - €10 and the journey takes 1h 35m.

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 Frankfurt to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Oder) to Berlin Zoologischer Garten
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Berlin Südkreuz train station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Slubice to Berlin
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin Südkreuz train station.

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Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie is 101 km. It takes approximately 1h 5m to drive from Frankfurt (Oder) to Checkpoint Charlie.

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There are 769+ hotels available in Checkpoint Charlie. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Frankfurt (Oder) and Checkpoint Charlie. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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