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There are 3 ways to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  33 min

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

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Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam 30.6 km

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam 30.6 km

Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam by walk and train

The journey time between Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) and Potsdam is around 25 min and covers a distance of around 25 km. The fastest journey normally takes 18 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Bahn DE and S-Bahn Berlin, the Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam service departs from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) and arrives in Potsdam Hbf. Typically 1173 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
25 min
Fastest journey time:
18 min
Journey distance:
25 km
Services per week:
1173
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:06
Last service departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam walk and train schedules

Departing Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) → Potsdam
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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 Potsdam is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Potsdam is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Potsdam 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: 26 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam is to drive which costs €3 - €5 and takes 25 min.

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The fastest way to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam is to taxi. Taking this option will cost €55 - €70 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Zoologischer Garten and arriving at Potsdam Hbf. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) and Potsdam is 22 km. The road distance is 30.6 km.

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The best way to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs €2 - €8.

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The train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Potsdam Hbf takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Berlin Zoologischer Garten station.

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Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Potsdam Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam is 31 km. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam.

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  • Distance: 22 km
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn), Germany and Potsdam, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Potsdam Hbf every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €4 - €7 and the journey takes 19 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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 Zoologischer Garten to Potsdam Hbf
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Bahn DE
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Other operators
Taxi from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Potsdam
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
€55 - €70
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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