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Overview: Train from Potsdam to Berlin

distanceDistance17 miles (27 km)
durationAverage train duration23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$15 (€12)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Potsdam to Berlin cover the 17 miles (27 km) long route taking on average 23 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $14 (€12), but the average price of train tickets is $15 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Potsdam Hbf and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn between Potsdam and Berlin

Find the best trains between Potsdam and Berlin with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $14 (€12). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Potsdam to Berlin train.

  • Average Price: $14

Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Potsdam and Berlin:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Deutsche Bahn trains from Potsdam to Berlin


Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Potsdam to Berlin. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Potsdam to Berlin and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.

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Travel Tips: Trains from Potsdam to Berlin

Travel by train to Berlin easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Potsdam to Berlin.

How much are cheap trains to Berlin from Potsdam?

Train tickets between Potsdam and Berlin for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $14 (€12)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Potsdam to Berlin?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Potsdam to Berlin train to cost on average $15 (€12)  one way.

How many miles is it from Potsdam to Berlin by train?

The distance to Berlin from Potsdam by train is approximately 17 miles (27 km).

How many hours is the train time between Potsdam and Berlin?

On average the Potsdam to Berlin train time is 23 min  covering the 17 miles (27 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Potsdam goes to Berlin? What train station do I come into Berlin from Potsdam?

When taking a train from Potsdam, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Potsdam Hbf, Potsdam Medienstadt Babelsberg and Potsdam Griebnitzsee. When you arrive in Berlin, your train can arrive in train stations including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Potsdam Hbf   to Berlin Hbf.

Where is the train station in Potsdam? Where is the train station in Berlin?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Potsdam Hbf and need to travel around 0.5 miles (818 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Berlin most often arrive at Berlin Hbf and need to travel around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from this train station to the city center.

What train companies go from Potsdam to Berlin?

Take the Potsdam to Berlin train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Potsdam to Berlin as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When does the first train depart from Potsdam to Berlin? When does the last train depart from Potsdam to Berlin?

The earliest train departing from Potsdam to Berlin leaves at 5: 00 PM. The last train departing from Potsdam to Berlin leaves at 5: 00 PM. You can find the latest Potsdam to Berlin train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I purchase the Potsdam to Berlin train for the best deals on tickets?

If you purchase a train ticket from Potsdam to Berlin within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $15 (€12) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Berlin from Potsdam are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Potsdam Hbf is the most popular Potsdam railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Potsdam for your trip to Berlin.