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There are 5 ways to get from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof S9 / ...

€2 - €9

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Rideshare  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the rideshare from Schönefeld to Berlin 22 km

€2

3 alternative options

Line 171 bus, bus  •  1h 18m

  1. Take the line 171 bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB] to S Sonnenallee 171
  2. Take the bus from S Sonnenallee to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof M41

€5 - €6

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof 23.6 km

€45 - €55

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof 23.6 km

€2 - €4

Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof by train

The train journey time between Schönefeld and Berlin Hauptbahnhof is around 41 min and covers a distance of around 25 km. The fastest train normally takes 27 min. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional and Bahn DE, the Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof train service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arrives in S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. Typically 493 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
41 min
Fastest train time:
27 min
Train distance:
25 km
Trains per week:
493
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:18
Last train departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof train schedules

Schönefeld → Berlin Hauptbahnhof
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Berlin Hauptbahnhof is 116 117.

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The social distance requirement in Berlin Hauptbahnhof is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 3 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof is to rideshare which costs €2 and takes 1h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs €45 - €55.

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No, there is no direct bus from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof. However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB] and arriving at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof via S Sonnenallee. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arriving at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Schönefeld and Berlin Hauptbahnhof is 18 km. The road distance is 23.6 km.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof without a car is to train which takes 41 min and costs €2 - €9.

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The train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof takes 41 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof bus services, operated by BVG, depart from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB] station.

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Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, depart from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] station.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof is to train which takes 41 min and costs €2 - €9. Alternatively, you can line 171 bus and bus, which costs €4 - €7 and takes 1h 18m.

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Map of how to get from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof.
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  • Distance: 17.8 km
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Schönefeld, Brandenburg, Germany and Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Germany?

S-Bahn Berlin operates a train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof every 20 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €4 and the journey takes 41 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof via S Sonnenallee in around 1h 18m.

Train operators
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
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 Flughafen Ber - Terminal 5 to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€5 - €9
Website
Bahn DE
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB] to S Sonnenallee
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
BVG
Bus from S Sonnenallee to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Schönefeld to Berlin
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
€45 - €55
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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Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, arrive at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof is 24 km. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Schönefeld to Berlin Hauptbahnhof.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Schönefeld and Berlin Hauptbahnhof. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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