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There are 4 ways to get from Tegel to Brandenburg by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from U Holzhauser Str. to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf U6
  2. Take the train from Berlin Friedrichstrasse to Potsdam Hbf Re / ...

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Bus, line 638 bus  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the bus from U Holzhauser Str. to S+U Rathaus Spandau X33
  2. Take the line 638 bus from S+U Rathaus Spandau to Potsdam, Heinrich-Heine-Weg 638

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tegel to Potsdam 35.3 km

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Tegel to Potsdam 35.3 km

Tegel to Brandenburg by train

The train journey time between Tegel and Brandenburg is around 1h and covers a distance of around 38 km. This includes an average layover time of around 7 min. The fastest train normally takes 50 min. Operated by BVG, Deutsche Bahn Regional, Bahn DE and others, the Tegel to Brandenburg train service departs from U Holzhauser Str. and arrives in Potsdam Hbf. Typically 1082 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
53 min
Layover time:
7 min
Total time:
1h

Train route information

Fastest train time:
50 min
Train distance:
38 km
Trains per week:
1082
Cheapest price:
€4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:06
Last train departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tegel to Brandenburg train schedules

Tegel → Brandenburg
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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The cost-effective way to get from Tegel to Brandenburg is to drive, which costs €4 - €6 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tegel to Brandenburg is to taxi which costs €65 - €80 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tegel to Brandenburg. However, there are services departing from U Holzhauser Str. and arriving at Potsdam, Platz der Einheit/West via S+U Rathaus Spandau and Potsdam, Heinrich-Heine-Weg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tegel to Brandenburg. However, there are services departing from U Holzhauser Str. and arriving at Potsdam Hbf via Berlin Friedrichstrasse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Tegel and Brandenburg is 30 km. The road distance is 35.3 km.

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The best way to get from Tegel to Brandenburg without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs €4 - €14.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from Tegel to Brandenburg, including transfers.

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Tegel to Brandenburg bus services, operated by BVG, depart from U Holzhauser Str. station.

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Tegel to Brandenburg train services, operated by BVG, depart from U Holzhauser Str. station.

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The best way to get from Tegel to Brandenburg is to train which takes 49 min and costs €4 - €14. Alternatively, you can bus and line 638 bus, which costs and takes 1h 56m.

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Map of how to get from Tegel to Brandenburg.
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  • Distance: 30.1 km
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Tegel, Germany and Brandenburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Tegel to Potsdam via S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf and Berlin Friedrichstrasse in around 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tegel to Potsdam via S+U Rathaus Spandau and Potsdam, Heinrich-Heine-Weg in around 1h 56m.

Train operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Train from U Holzhauser Str. to S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
BVG
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 Berlin Friedrichstrasse to Potsdam Hbf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Bahn DE
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S+U Friedrichstr. Bhf to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from U Holzhauser Str. to S+U Rathaus Spandau
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Verkehrsbetrieb Potsdam GmbH
Phone
+49 331 66140
Email
info@vip-potsdam.de
Website
swp-potsdam.de
Bus from S+U Rathaus Spandau to Potsdam, Heinrich-Heine-Weg
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Verkehrsbetrieb Potsdam GmbH
Other operators
Taxi from Tegel to Potsdam
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
€65 - €80
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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Tegel to Brandenburg bus services, operated by Verkehrsbetrieb Potsdam GmbH, arrive at Potsdam, Heinrich-Heine-Weg station.

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Tegel to Brandenburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Potsdam Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tegel to Brandenburg is 35 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Tegel to Brandenburg.

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