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There are 6 ways to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER)

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Munich Airport Terminal 2 to Berlin Südkreuz

Train

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to S Südkreuz Bhf

Train via Bamberg

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Bamberg
  3. Take the train from Bamberg to Berlin Suedkreuz

Train, night train

  1. Take the train from Flughafen München to Regensburg Hbf
  2. Take the night train from Regensburg Hbf to S Südkreuz Bhf

Drive

  1. Drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie

Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Munich Airport (MUC) and Checkpoint Charlie is around 6h 19m and covers a distance of around 658 km. This includes an average layover time of around 17 min. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 2m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, DB Regio AG Bayern, DB Fernverkehr AG and others, the Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie service departs from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal and arrives in Checkpoint Charlie. Typically 164 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 1m
Layover time:
17 min
Total time:
6h 19m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 2m
Journey distance:
658 km
Services per week:
164
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
35 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:04
Last service departs at:
21:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie train, bus and walk schedules

Departing Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Munich Airport (MUC) → Checkpoint Charlie
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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Travel within Germany

Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in Germany

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

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Germany.

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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: 20 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie is to bus which costs €21 - €30 and takes 9h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie is to fly which costs €55 - €200 and takes 1h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie. However, there are services departing from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal and arriving at S Anhalter Bahnhof via Muenchen Hbf, Bamberg and S Südkreuz Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 24m.

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It is 476 km from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie. It is approximately 574.4 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie without a car is to train which takes 5h 58m and costs €35 - €170.

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It takes approximately 1h 55m to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie, including transfers.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie is to fly which takes 1h 55m and costs €55 - €200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €35 - €170 and takes 5h 58m, you could also bus, which costs €21 - €30 and takes 9h 41m.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Suedkreuz station.

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Map of how to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie.
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  • Distance: 475.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 55m

What companies run services between Munich Airport (MUC), Germany and Checkpoint Charlie, Germany?

Lufthansa and Eurowings fly from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie via Muenchen Hbf, München Hbf, S Südkreuz Bhf, S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite, and Jüdisches Museum in around 5h 58m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €320
Flights from Munich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €320
Flights from Munich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €490
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 Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Bayern
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Flughafen München to Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Train from Flughafen München to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Bamberg to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Night train from Regensburg Hbf to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bamberg to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Bamberg central station to Berlin Südkreuz station
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€21 - €26
Website
Flixtrain
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bamberg to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Munich Airport Terminal 2 to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
RegioJet

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie is 574 km. It takes approximately 4h 48m to drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Checkpoint Charlie.

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Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Munich Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport.

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