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There are 7 ways to get from Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie by train, night bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from U Naturkundemuseum to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie U6

€2 - €3

6 alternative options

Train via S Wollankstr.  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from S Wollankstr. to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf S1 / ...
  2. Take the train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie U6

€3 - €6

Train via S+U Pankow  •  25 min

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

€2 - €3

Train via S Wollankstr. #2  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from S Wollankstr. to S Anhalter Bahnhof S1 / ...

€2 - €3

Night bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the night bus from S+U Pankow to U Stadtmitte [3-4] N2

€2 - €4

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie 8.2 km

€18 - €22

Walk  •  1h 37m

  1. Walk from Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie 8.1 km

Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie by train and walk

The journey time between Pankow and Checkpoint Charlie is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 4 km. The fastest journey normally takes 6 min. Operated by BVG, the Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie service departs from U Naturkundemuseum and arrives in Checkpoint Charlie. Typically 1663 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6 min
Fastest journey time:
6 min
Journey distance:
4 km
Services per week:
1663
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:01
Last service departs at:
23:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie train and walk schedules

Pankow → Checkpoint Charlie
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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: 3 Aug 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie is to train, which costs €2 - €3 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie is to train which costs €2 - €3 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from S+U Pankow and arriving at U Stadtmitte [3-4]. This bus operates Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from U Naturkundemuseum and arriving at U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Pankow and Checkpoint Charlie is 7 km.

The best way to get from Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie without a car is to train which takes 8 min and costs €2 - €3.

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The train from U Naturkundemuseum to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie bus services, operated by BVG, depart from S+U Pankow station.

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Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, depart from S Wollankstr. station.

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Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at U Stadtmitte [3-4] station.

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Map of how to get from Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie.
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  • Distance: 6.9 km
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between Pankow, Germany and Checkpoint Charlie, Germany?

BVG operates a train from U Naturkundemuseum to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, BVG operates a vehicle from S+U Pankow to U Stadtmitte [3-4] every 4 hours. Tickets cost €2 - €4 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Train from U Naturkundemuseum to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
BVG
Train from S+U Pankow to U Stadtmitte
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S Wollankstr. to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Train from S Wollankstr. to S Anhalter Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Night bus from S+U Pankow to U Stadtmitte [3-4]
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Pankow to Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
€18 - €22
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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