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There are 4 ways to get from Kreuzberg to Potsdam by train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Potsdam Hbf Re / ...

€2 - €7

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  51 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Potsdam 34.6 km

€2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kreuzberg to Potsdam 35.6 km

€65 - €80

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Kreuzberg to Potsdam 35.6 km

€3 - €6

Kreuzberg to Potsdam by train

The train journey time between Kreuzberg and Potsdam is around 26 min and covers a distance of around 24 km. The fastest train normally takes 19 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional and S-Bahn Berlin, the Kreuzberg to Potsdam train service departs from Berlin Zoologischer Garten and arrives in Potsdam Hbf. Typically 1068 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
26 min
Fastest train time:
19 min
Trains per week:
1068
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:13
Last train departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kreuzberg to Potsdam train schedules

Kreuzberg → Potsdam
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Potsdam is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Potsdam is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Potsdam is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kreuzberg to Potsdam is to rideshare which costs €2 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kreuzberg to Potsdam is to train which costs €2 - €7 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Zoologischer Garten and arriving at Potsdam Hbf. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Kreuzberg and Potsdam is 25 km. The road distance is 35.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kreuzberg to Potsdam without a car is to train which takes 19 min and costs €2 - €7.

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The train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Potsdam Hbf takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Kreuzberg to Potsdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Berlin Zoologischer Garten station.

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Kreuzberg to Potsdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Potsdam Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kreuzberg to Potsdam is 36 km. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Kreuzberg to Potsdam.

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  • Distance: 25.5 km
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Kreuzberg, Germany and Potsdam, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Potsdam Hbf every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €4 - €7 and the journey takes 19 min. S-Bahn Berlin also services this route every 15 minutes.

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 Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Potsdam Hbf
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
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 Berlin to Potsdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Kreuzberg to Potsdam
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
€65 - €80
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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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Kreuzberg and Potsdam. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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