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There are 4 ways to get from Wannsee to Potsdam by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  6 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Wannsee to Potsdam Hbf Re / ...

€2 - €45

3 alternative options

Bus  •  10 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Wernerstr. to Potsdam, Glienicker Brücke 316 / ...

€2 - €3

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wannsee to Potsdam 7.4 km

€16 - €20

Walk  •  1h 30m

  1. Walk from Wannsee to Potsdam 7.5 km

Wannsee to Potsdam by train

The train journey time between Wannsee and Potsdam is around 8 min and covers a distance of around 9 km. The fastest train normally takes 6 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, S-Bahn Berlin and Deutsche Bahn Intercity, the Wannsee to Potsdam train service departs from Berlin Wannsee and arrives in Potsdam Hbf. Typically 1192 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
8 min
Fastest train time:
6 min
Train distance:
9 km
Trains per week:
1192
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:04
Last train departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wannsee to Potsdam train schedules

Wannsee → Potsdam
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Potsdam is 116 117.

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The social distance requirement in Potsdam 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 Wannsee to Potsdam is to bus which costs €2 - €3 and takes 10 min.

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The fastest way to get from Wannsee to Potsdam is to train. Taking this option will cost €2 - €45 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, Wernerstr. and arriving at Potsdam, Glienicker Brücke. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Wannsee and arriving at Potsdam Hbf. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Wannsee and Potsdam is 7 km.

The best way to get from Wannsee to Potsdam without a car is to train which takes 6 min and costs €2 - €45.

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The train from Berlin Wannsee to Potsdam Hbf takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Wannsee to Potsdam bus services, operated by BVG, depart from Berlin, Wernerstr. station.

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Wannsee to Potsdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Berlin Wannsee station.

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The best way to get from Wannsee to Potsdam is to train which takes 6 min and costs €2 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €2 - €3 and takes 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Wannsee to Potsdam.
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  • Distance: 6.8 km
  • Duration: 6 min

What companies run services between Wannsee, Germany and Potsdam, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Berlin Wannsee to Potsdam Hbf every 20 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €4 and the journey takes 6 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, BVG operates a bus from Berlin, Wernerstr. to Potsdam, Glienicker Brücke hourly. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 10 min. Verkehrsbetrieb Potsdam GmbH also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
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 Wannsee to Potsdam Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S Wannsee Bhf to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Wannsee to Potsdam Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from Berlin, Wernerstr. to Potsdam, Glienicker Brücke
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
BVG
Verkehrsbetrieb Potsdam GmbH
Phone
+49 331 66140
Email
info@vip-potsdam.de
Website
swp-potsdam.de
Bus from Berlin, Wernerstr. to Potsdam, Glienicker Brücke
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Verkehrsbetrieb Potsdam GmbH
Other operators
Taxi from Wannsee to Potsdam
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
€16 - €20
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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Wannsee to Potsdam bus services, operated by BVG, arrive at Potsdam, Glienicker Brücke station.

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

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