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There are 5 ways to get from Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Friedrichstrasse to Berlin Ostkreuz Re7 / ...

1€ - 3€

4 alternative options

Train via S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf S2 / ...
  2. Take the train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to S Ostkreuz Bhf Rb14 / ...

3€ - 6€

Line 300 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz to S+U Warschauer Str. 300

2€ - 3€

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz 7.1 km

16€ - 19€

Walk  •  1h 22m

  1. Walk from Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz 6.9 km

Potsdamer Platz → Bahnhof Ostkreuz
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The cost-effective way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz is to train, which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz is to taxi which costs 16€ - 19€ and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from S+U Potsdamer Platz and arriving at S+U Warschauer Str.. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Friedrichstrasse and arriving at Berlin Ostkreuz. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Potsdamer Platz and Bahnhof Ostkreuz is 6 km.

The best way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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The train from Berlin Friedrichstrasse to Berlin Ostkreuz takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz bus services, operated by BVG, depart from S+U Potsdamer Platz station.

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Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Berlin Friedrichstrasse station.

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The best way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz is to train which takes 18 min and costs 1€ - 3€. Alternatively, you can line 300 bus, which costs 2€ - 3€ and takes 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz.
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  • Distance: 5.9 km
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, Germany and Bahnhof Ostkreuz, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Berlin Friedrichstrasse to Berlin Ostkreuz every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ - 3€ and the journey takes 10 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, BVG operates a bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz to S+U Warschauer Str. every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ - 3€ and the journey takes 35 min.

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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Friedrichstrasse to Berlin Ostkreuz
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to S Ostkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to S Ostkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Train from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to S Ostkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
ODEG
Phone
+49 30 514888888
Email
info@odeg.de
Website
odeg.de
Train from Berlin Friedrichstrasse to Berlin Ostkreuz
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
ODEG
Train from Berlin Friedrichstrasse to Berlin Ostkreuz
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
ODEG
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz to S+U Warschauer Str.
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
16€ - 19€
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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Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at S+U Warschauer Str. station.

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Potsdamer Platz to Bahnhof Ostkreuz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Berlin Ostkreuz station.

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