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There are 7 ways to get from Zoologischer Garten to Elstal by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Elstal Re

€3 - €5

Cheapest option

Train via Berlin-Spandau  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Berlin-Spandau Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin-Spandau to Elstal Re / ...

€3 - €9

5 alternative options

Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Elstal, Zum Erlebnis-Dorf A05

€3 - €5

Train via Berlin-Spandau #2  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the train from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to S Spandau Bhf S9 / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin-Spandau to Elstal Re / ...

€3 - €9

Bus, train  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the bus from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Berlin, Brunsbütteler Damm/Ruhlebener Str. M45
  2. Take the train from Berlin-Spandau to Elstal Re / ...

€4 - €8

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zoologischer Garten to Elstal 25.8 km

€45 - €60

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Zoologischer Garten to Elstal 25.8 km

€2 - €4

Zoologischer Garten to Elstal by walk and train

The journey time between Zoologischer Garten and Elstal is around 20 min and covers a distance of around 25 km. The fastest journey normally takes 20 min. Services are operated by ODEG. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
20 min
Fastest journey time:
20 min
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
€3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:52
Last service departs at:
00:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Zoologischer Garten to Elstal walk and train schedules

Zoologischer Garten → Elstal
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Zoologischer Garten to Elstal is to drive, which costs €2 - €4 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zoologischer Garten to Elstal is to train which costs €3 - €5 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf and arriving at Elstal, Zum Erlebnis-Dorf. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Zoologischer Garten and arriving at Elstal. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Zoologischer Garten and Elstal is 24 km. The road distance is 25.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zoologischer Garten to Elstal without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs €3 - €5.

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The train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Elstal takes 20 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Zoologischer Garten to Elstal bus services, operated by DB Bus, depart from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf station.

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Zoologischer Garten to Elstal train services, operated by ODEG, depart from Berlin Zoologischer Garten station.

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The best way to get from Zoologischer Garten to Elstal is to train which takes 27 min and costs €3 - €5. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €3 - €5 and takes 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Zoologischer Garten to Elstal.
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  • Distance: 23.6 km
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Zoologischer Garten, Germany and Elstal, Germany?

ODEG operates a train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Elstal once daily. Tickets cost €3 - €5 and the journey takes 20 min. Alternatively, DB Bus operates a bus from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Elstal, Zum Erlebnis-Dorf twice daily. Tickets cost €3 - €5 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
ODEG
Phone
+49 30 514888888
Email
info@odeg.de
Website
odeg.de
Train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Elstal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
ODEG
Train from Berlin Zoologischer Garten to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
ODEG
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Elstal
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
ODEG
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 Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from S Spandau Bhf to Elstal, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to S Spandau Bhf
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to S Spandau Bhf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Bus operators
DB Bus
Website
bahn.com
Bus from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Elstal, Zum Erlebnis-Dorf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
DB Bus
BVG
Phone
030/256-0
Email
info@bvg.de
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Berlin, Brunsbütteler Damm/Ruhlebener Str.
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
BVG
Other operators
Taxi from Zoologischer Garten to Elstal
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
€45 - €60
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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Zoologischer Garten to Elstal bus services, operated by DB Bus, arrive at Elstal, Zum Erlebnis-Dorf station.

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Zoologischer Garten to Elstal train services, operated by ODEG, arrive at Elstal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zoologischer Garten to Elstal is 26 km. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Zoologischer Garten to Elstal.

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