Nor are holiday in Berlin, it is still relatively quiet. For this reason the place on Friday morning remained in spite of the interruption of the U-Bahn lines U2 and U3 in and around the Wittenberg, the feared Chaos . The interruption was run without any major Problem, said BVG spokesman. The trains from the U1 to full-length in Four-minute intervals. The U1-trains were in spite of the interruption of the lines U2 and U3 is not crowded. "It is a very good start," said BVG spokesman on Friday. Seven weeks course on the East and West will be renovated at the Wittenberg connection, the soft system.
the passengers are largely satisfied - for the time being
passengers fear that it is but on the Monday after the end of the holiday properly. Who saw wag on Friday morning, BVG employees with info flyers, guessed it already: as of today, the U2 line between Zoologischer Garten station and the railway triangle and the U3 between Spichernstraße and Warschauer Straße are interrupted. For commuters this means in the case of the U2, until the 24. February, in the case of the U3, even up to 3. March, a Change to the U1, the move to a part of the blocked stretch of the road, or a shift to other Compounds.
At the beginning of the closures, the Chaos was kept in the Berlin U-Bahn but, even in rush-hour traffic on Friday morning. That so few people are on the go, surprised, Alma Liske, for which the U2 is the most practical connection to their work place at Nollendorfplatz. They speculated that on Friday not so many people go back to work. For all the Berliners are back from the holidays. "The next week, definitely worse, especially in the afternoon when the commuters and other people mix," she said.daily mirror people Free
the order Also believes Claudia Mokolies that it will be starting Monday, "bad", because for the blocked U-Bahn lines no replacement with other means of transport. The beautiful girl departs from the Warsaw road to the Hallesches Tor, so that your line is not affected for the time being, of the blocking, but soft on the U1 now all the users of the broken lines. It Mokolies already knew in advance, because she has read at the Nollendorfplatz, a lot of posters and notes to the closures. "But they were all fairly incomprehensible," she said.
commuters should plan more time
With the information about the limitations is Mischa Bechberger, however, satisfied that Although he had heard prior to the start of the block none of it, he is on his way to work by Weber lawn to Zoologischer Garten. However, he fears that the way to work Monday could be stressful.
Peter Neven, the leaves every day from Dahlem Dorf, up center, is also dependent on the limited Connections. If he wants to take public transport to work, he needs about 15 minutes longer because he has to change at spichernstraße. The Change of the lines is, however, currently only via a long walk Outdoors is possible as a result of an Elevator installation, the Transition is blocked. Also Neven's afraid that his way to work Monday even more laborious, when the rush begins again. All of this could lead, in his opinion, to the fact that many commuters take more of your car than to use public transport.
Also, other routes, there are problems. The S-Bahn lines S1, S2, S25 and S26 between Yorckstraße (großgörschen road) and Yorckstraße and Gesundbrunnen from Friday evening 22 o'clock, until Monday morning, does not drive and Work on the underground infrastructure of the City West to be held at the same time, keeps Claudia Mokolies for an idiot. "Here will be built for years – on this route you are used to nothing else."
Monday to Thursday, 17. January will be interrupted and the lines S3 and S9, between West cross and Spandau. There is a spare traffic with buses is furnished. Alternatives to the U-Bahn lines U7, between Charlottenburg and Rathaus Spandau as well as the U2 between Ruhleben and the Zoo. In addition, the regional lines of rail travel, such as RE2, RE4 and RE6, as well as the RB 10, 13 and 14.The block in the U - and S-Bahn.Graphics: Tsp/Böttcher
Also on the U7, the traffic is interrupted, there since Friday, between border Avenue and Britz-Süd to 3. March is no U-Bahn, spare traffic is furnished. The next two weekends and then it also comes with the S-Bahn to restrictions. In the North-South Tunnel maintenance must be performed.
Therefore, to between 22 p.m. on Friday, may 4. January until 1.30 PM on Monday, 7. January, no S-Bahn lines S1, S2, S25 and S26 between Yorckstraße (großgörschen road) and Yorckstraße and Gesundbrunnen. Between the following Friday (11. January) to 22 PM, and Monday (14. January) at 1.30 PM these S-Bahn trains fall out, it will set up a replacement service with buses. On the Saturday, and on Sunday afternoon, the extension from Gesundbrunnen is also in the S46.More about
Public transport works in case of S - and U-Bahn to start Berlin's commuters affectedSandra Dassler Maria-Mercedes Hering
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