Berlin’s Ostbahnhof railway station is one of the city’s key contact points: Everyday 100,000 travellers and visitors use the station in Friedrichshain with over 100 long-distance and over 200 local trains stopping here. The station’s glass façade together with its large skylight provides a bright and friendly effect. It has excellent S-Bahn connections (S5, S7 and S75) to the city west, several bus lines as well as a car park. Some 50 individual businesses distributed over two floors provide passengers and shoppers with travel necessities, gastronomy and much more besides.
Attractions around Berlin East Station
Within walking distance - and thus very close to the station - there is the Mercedes Benz Arena events facility, at which regular sports events and concerts take place, as well as the famous East Side Gallery. Partygoers can head for the Postbahnhof or the legendary Berghain.