The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Berlin to Kiel will cost around $ 25 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.
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5 h 4 m
Buses per day
Of the 10 buses that leave Berlin for Kiel every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 295 km distance in an average of 5 h 4 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h .
The slowest buses will take 6 h 5 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||182 miles (294 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h 50 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$19 (€16)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Berlin to Kiel cover the 182 miles (294 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $14 (€12), but the average price of bus tickets is $19 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Kiel Hauptbahnhof.
FlixBus buses will get you between Berlin and Kiel from $14 (€12). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus from Berlin to Kiel:
When taking a bus from Berlin, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, Berlin, ZOB and Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz. When you arrive in Kiel, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Kiel Hauptbahnhof, Kiel, Interims-ZOB and Kiel, ZOB.
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Berlin Hbf to Kiel Hauptbahnhof.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Berlin Hbf, located approximately 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city center of Berlin. The most popular arrival bus station in Kiel, called Kiel Hauptbahnhof, is located around 0.4 miles (662 m) away from its city center.
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