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Berlin Guidefor vistors and residents
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Berlin's U-Bahn (short for Untergrundbahn, i.e. underground or subway network) is the oldest and largest metro network in Germany. The first section was opened in 1902 and it now has 9 lines, or 10 if you include the U55, which will later link up with the U5.
Trains run on all lines from around 5am to around midnight, and on Friday and Saturday night there is a night service on some lines.
Former U-Bahn lines
U-Bahn line route numbers no longer in use:
Note that the U12 is sometimes revived temporarily during special events and construction work on the U2.
Planned U-Bahn lines
Proposed U-Bahn lines for which some form of planning exists (though no dates for construction have been set):