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There are 5 ways to get from Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie by bus, train, subway, taxi or foot

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Line 200 bus  •  8 min

  1. Take the line 200 bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf to U Stadtmitte N2 / ...

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Subway  •  9 min

  1. Take the subway from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf to U Stadtmitte U2

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 min

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

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie 1.4 km

Walk  •  13 min

  1. Walk from Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie 1.1 km

Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie by bus and walk

The journey time between Potsdamer Platz and Checkpoint Charlie is around 3 min and covers a distance of around 1 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2 min. Operated by BVG, the Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie service departs from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf and arrives in Checkpoint Charlie. Typically 913 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
3 min
Fastest journey time:
2 min
Journey distance:
1 km
Services per week:
913
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie bus and walk schedules

Potsdamer Platz → Checkpoint Charlie
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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

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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: 18 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie is to subway, which costs €1 - €3 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie is to taxi which costs €6 - €8 and takes 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf and arriving at U Stadtmitte. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from S+U Potsdamer Platz and arriving at U Stadtmitte. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 min.

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The distance between Potsdamer Platz and Checkpoint Charlie is 816 meters.

The best way to get from Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie without a car is to line 200 bus which takes 8 min and costs €2 - €3.

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The line 200 bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf to U Stadtmitte takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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

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Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie 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 Checkpoint Charlie is to line 200 bus which takes 8 min and costs €2 - €3. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €1 - €3 and takes 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie.
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  • Distance: 816 meters
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, Germany and Checkpoint Charlie, Germany?

BVG operates a bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf to U Stadtmitte every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 4 min. Alternatively, BVG operates a train from S+U Potsdamer Platz to U Stadtmitte every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €3 and the journey takes 2 min.

Train operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Train from S+U Potsdamer Platz to U Stadtmitte
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
BVG
Subway from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf to U Stadtmitte
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
BVG
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf to U Stadtmitte
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
€6 - €8
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 Checkpoint Charlie bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at U Stadtmitte station.

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