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There are 6 ways to get from Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Stockholm  •  4h 48m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) ARN - BER

€66 - €191

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Night train  •  16h 43m

  1. Take the night train from Stockholm Central to Berlin Gesundbrunnen 301

€61 - €72

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Fly from Stockholm Bromma  •  7h 18m

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) BMA - BER

€110 - €300

Train  •  16h 12m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Berlin Hbf Snälltåget

€66 - €79

Bus  •  20h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Central Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station Stockholm - Bucuresti

€102 - €117

Drive  •  13h 27m

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie 1387.8 km

€160 - €240

Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie by train and walk

The journey time between Stockholm and Checkpoint Charlie is around 16h 58m and covers a distance of around 1404 km. The fastest journey normally takes 16h 58m. Operated by Snälltåget and Deutsche Bahn Regional, the Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie service departs from Stockholm Centralstation and arrives in Checkpoint Charlie. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
16h 58m
Fastest journey time:
16h 58m
Journey distance:
1404 km
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
€66
Carbon emissions:
73 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:22
Last service departs at:
16:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie train and walk schedules

Sweden → Germany
Partially open

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International entry into Germany from Sweden

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Sweden

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from Sweden
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
Greece: South Aegean

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Cyprus, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain and United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Cyprus, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain and United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Sweden

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Sweden.

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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.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Sweden from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 27 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie is to night train which costs 600 kr - 750 kr and takes 16h 43m.

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The fastest way to get from Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie is to fly. Taking this option will cost 650 kr - 2000 kr and takes 4h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stockholm station to Checkpoint Charlie. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Centralstation and arriving at S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 12m.

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The distance between Stockholm and Checkpoint Charlie is 812 km. The road distance is 1387.8 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie without a car is to train which takes 16h 12m and costs 650 kr - 800 kr.

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It takes approximately 4h 48m to get from Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by Snälltåget, depart from Stockholm Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie is to fly which takes 4h 48m and costs 650 kr - 2000 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 650 kr - 800 kr and takes 16h 12m, you could also bus, which costs 1000 kr - 1200 kr and takes 20h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie train services, operated by Snälltåget, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie.
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  • Distance: 812.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 48m

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Checkpoint Charlie, Germany?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and two other airlines fly from Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie 3 times a day. Alternatively, Snälltåget operates a train from Stockholm Centralstation to Berlin Hbf 5 times a week. Tickets cost €60 - €80 and the journey takes 15h 43m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €240
Flights from Stockholm to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stockholm to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €150
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €180
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€19 - €220
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €320
Train operators
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
15h 43m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
Snälltåget
Night train from Stockholm Central to Berlin Gesundbrunnen
Ave. Duration
16h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Snälltåget
Bus operators
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Stockholm Central Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€95 - €120
Website
Comati PSG

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie is 1388 km. It takes approximately 13h 27m to drive from Stockholm to Checkpoint Charlie.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Norwegian Air International, easyJet and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Stockholm Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport.

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There are 769+ hotels available in Checkpoint Charlie. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 23 min and costs 278 kr.

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