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There are 6 ways to get from Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station by train, bus, night bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from S+U Potsdamer Platz to U Kaiserdamm U2

2€ - 4€

5 alternative options

Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Jüdisches Museum to Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB N42

2€ - 4€

Bus via S+U Potsdamer Platz  •  39 min

  1. Take the bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz to S Halensee M29

5€ - 6€

Night bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the night bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz to U Kaiserdamm N2

2€ - 3€

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station 8 km

17€ - 21€

Walk  •  1h 32m

  1. Walk from Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station 7.6 km

Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station by bus

The bus journey time between Potsdamer Platz and Berlin central bus station is around 36 min and covers a distance of around 17 km. The fastest bus normally takes 36 min. Operated by BVG, the Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station bus service departs from Berlin, Jüdisches Museum and arrives in Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB. Typically 50 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station bus schedules

Potsdamer Platz → Berlin central bus station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Berlin central bus station is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Berlin central bus station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Berlin central bus station is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 11 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station is to train which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station is to taxi which costs 17€ - 21€ and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, Jüdisches Museum and arriving at Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from S+U Potsdamer Platz and arriving at U Kaiserdamm. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Potsdamer Platz and Berlin central bus station is 7 km.

The best way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station without a car is to train which takes 22 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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The train from S+U Potsdamer Platz to U Kaiserdamm takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station bus services, operated by BVG, depart from Berlin, Jüdisches Museum station.

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Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station train services, operated by BVG, depart from S+U Potsdamer Platz station.

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The best way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station is to train which takes 22 min and costs 2€ - 4€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 36 min.

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Map of how to get from Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station.
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  • Distance: 6.7 km
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, Germany and Berlin central bus station, Germany?

BVG operates a train from S+U Potsdamer Platz to U Kaiserdamm every 10 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ - 4€ and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, BVG operates a bus from Berlin, Jüdisches Museum to Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB every 4 hours. Tickets cost 2€ - 4€ and the journey takes 36 min.

Train operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Train from S+U Potsdamer Platz to U Kaiserdamm
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
BVG
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from Berlin, Jüdisches Museum to Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
BVG
Bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz to S Halensee
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
BVG
Night bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz to U Kaiserdamm
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
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 Berlin central bus station bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB station.

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Potsdamer Platz to Berlin central bus station train services, operated by BVG, arrive at U Kaiserdamm station.

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