Berlin to Karlsruhe train

Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Cheapest

105

Average

161

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.

09:28PMBerlin Hbf6h33 04:01AMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
1051One-way
08:54PMBerlin Hbf8h14 05:08AMKarlsruhe Hbf
0 transfers
1051One-way
01:15PMBerlin Hbf7h39 08:54PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
1141One-way
06:31AMBerlin Hbf5h27 11:58AMKarlsruhe Hbf
0 transfers
1151One-way
07:04PMBerlin Hbf5h33 12:37AMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
1151One-way

Train schedule from Berlin to Karlsruhe

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 1
12:20AMBerlin Hbf8h38 08:58AMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
12:20AMBerlin Hbf8h38 08:58AMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
04:32AMBerlin Hbf5h26 09:58AMKarlsruhe Hbf
0 transfers
05:28AMBerlin Hbf5h30 10:58AMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
06:01AMBerlin Hbf5h08 11:09AMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
06:31AMBerlin Hbf5h27 11:58AMKarlsruhe Hbf
0 transfers
07:28AMBerlin Hbf5h30 12:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
07:37AMBerlin Hbf5h21 12:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
07:46AMBerlin Hbf5h23 01:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
08:31AMBerlin Hbf5h27 01:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
0 transfers
09:28AMBerlin Hbf5h30 02:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
09:37AMBerlin Hbf5h21 02:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
09:46AMBerlin Hbf5h23 03:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
10:31AMBerlin Hbf5h27 03:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
0 transfers
11:04AMBerlin Hbf5h41 04:45PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
11:28AMBerlin Hbf5h30 04:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
11:37AMBerlin Hbf5h21 04:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
11:46AMBerlin Hbf5h23 05:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
12:31PMBerlin Hbf5h27 05:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
0 transfers
01:15PMBerlin Hbf7h39 08:54PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
01:29PMBerlin Hbf5h29 06:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
01:37PMBerlin Hbf5h21 06:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
01:46PMBerlin Hbf5h23 07:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
02:31PMBerlin Hbf5h27 07:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
0 transfers
03:29PMBerlin Hbf5h29 08:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
03:37PMBerlin Hbf5h21 08:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
03:46PMBerlin Hbf5h23 09:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
04:31PMBerlin Hbf5h27 09:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
0 transfers
05:28PMBerlin Hbf5h31 10:59PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
05:36PMBerlin Hbf5h23 10:59PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
05:46PMBerlin Hbf5h22 11:08PMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
07:04PMBerlin Hbf5h33 12:37AMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
07:35PMBerlin Hbf6h54 02:29AMKarlsruhe Hbf
3 transfers
08:06PMBerlin Hbf7h15 03:21AMKarlsruhe Hbf
3 transfers
08:54PMBerlin Hbf8h14 05:08AMKarlsruhe Hbf
0 transfers
09:28PMBerlin Hbf6h33 04:01AMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Berlin to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Fastest Journey

5 h 8 m

Average

5 h 52 m

Trains per day

36

Distance

527 km

Of the 36 trains that leave Berlin for Karlsruhe every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:01AMBerlin Hbf5h08 11:09AMKarlsruhe Hbf
1 transfer
1361One-way
2nd Fastest
03:37PMBerlin Hbf5h21 08:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
1711One-way
2nd Fastest
07:37AMBerlin Hbf5h21 12:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
1451One-way
2nd Fastest
01:37PMBerlin Hbf5h21 06:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
2101One-way
2nd Fastest
09:37AMBerlin Hbf5h21 02:58PMKarlsruhe Hbf
2 transfers
2101One-way

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Overview: Train from Berlin to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance327 miles (527 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$55 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | Nightjet, Flixbus, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Berlin to Karlsruhe cover the 327 miles (527 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 26 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Nightjet, Flixbus, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $31 (€28), but the average price of train tickets is $55 (€50). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Train providers: FlixBus, Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet from Berlin to Karlsruhe trains

Find the best trains from Berlin to Karlsruhe with Omio's travel partners FlixBus, Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet from $31 (€28). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

FlixBus
Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB Nightjet

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost train 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 train at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight trains 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 train journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Berlin to Karlsruhe. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

    Berlin to Karlsruhe train information with Deutsche Bahn:

    • Average Duration: 5 h 49 min
    • Average Price: $31
    • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

    Are you making plans to travel to Karlsruhe from Berlin? Why not take a train with ÖBB Nightjet? Omio can show you current ÖBB Nightjet train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Berlin to Karlsruhe trains all in one place. On the ÖBB Nightjet train, you can expect to travel 327 miles (527 km) between Berlin and Karlsruhe. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Karlsruhe from Berlin, you can quickly see if the ÖBB Nightjet ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way ÖBB Nightjet train between Berlin and Karlsruhe, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!


      Train from Berlin to Karlsruhe - all important information

      Here you will find all information about travel routes and train connections from Berlin to Karlsruhe in a clearly arranged format.

      How do I get cheaply by train from Berlin to Karlsruhe?

      On the Berlin - Karlsruhe train line, Deutsche Bahn trains or € Night trains of the Association of €pean train Companies run at least once an hour between 4 am and 0 am. There are seven direct connections with ICE trains and further connections with at least one change. Depending on the route of the train from Berlin to Karlsruhe, the changeover takes place in Hanover or Mannheim as well as at the train stations in

      • Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
      • Fulda
      • Frankfurt am Main Hauptbahnhof

      The train journey from Berlin to Karlsruhe leads via Wittenberg and Leipzig through the Thuringian Forest and via Fulda to Frankfurt am Main. From Frankfurt the route leads via Mannheim to Karlsruhe. Another line of the train Berlin - Karlsruhe leads over the high-speed line in Saxony-Anhalt, Braunschweig or Wolfsburg and Hanover as well as further over Göttingen and Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Fulda, Frankfurt am Main and Mannheim.

      With the Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Karlsruhe

      The Deutsche Bahn runs the line Berlin - Karlsruhe almost thirty times a day. The first train of the day leaves around 4.3midnight and the last ICE of the Deutsche Bahn leaves Berlin around midnight. Deutsche Bahn ICE trains are usually equipped with an on-board bistro or dining car. Only the trains at night sometimes run without catering, so travelers should stock up on food and drinks themselves.

      How long does the train journey from Berlin to Karlsruhe take?

      The journey by train from Berlin to Karlsruhe takes about 780 km and lasts between about 5.5 and 9 hours. The journey time depends on the distance travelled and the number of transfers as well as on the transfer times. The shortest journey time is reached by train from Berlin with a change in Mannheim to Karlsruhe. The longest journey time results from a stay of more than two hours when changing trains in Hanover.

      How much does a train ticket from Berlin to Karlsruhe?

      A train ticket for the journey by train from Berlin to Karlsruhe costs at the regular price in the 2nd class. Class between about 116 and 145 €. If you take advantage of the train's savings offers, you will receive your ticket at a price starting at 39 €.

      From which station does the train run from Berlin to Karlsruhe?

      The trains on the Berlin - Karlsruhe route run from Berlin Hauptbahnhof, €pe's largest tower station. In the lower area of the main station in the Moabit district there is a separate underground station. In addition, the station can be reached by S-Bahn and regional trains from the entire region.

      At which station does the train arrive from Berlin to Karlsruhe?

      In Karlsruhe, the trains from Berlin arrive at the Hauptbahnhof, the second long-distance station in the city next to Karlsruhe-Durlach station. From here there are further connections with the S-Bahn RheinNeckar, regional trains as well as the city and tram.

      Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Karlsruhe

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      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 Berlin to Karlsruhe. 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 Berlin to Karlsruhe and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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      Travel Tips: Trains from Berlin to Karlsruhe

      Travel by train to Karlsruhe 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 Berlin to Karlsruhe.
      FAQs
      If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Berlin to Karlsruhe trains for as little as $31 (€28)  in the next 7 days.
      The train price between Berlin and Karlsruhe is on average $55 (€50)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
      The Berlin to Karlsruhe train distance is approximately 327 miles (527 km).
      The train time between Berlin and Karlsruhe is on average 5 h 26 min  for the 327 miles (527 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Berlin and Karlsruhe by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

      When departing from Berlin, you have various train station options to start your route from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. When arriving in Karlsruhe, you can end your trip in train stations like Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen.

      Omio customers book a train from Berlin Hbf   to Karlsruhe Hbf   most frequently for this route.

      Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Berlin Hbf and need to travel around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

      Passengers arriving in Karlsruhe most often arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from this train station to the city center.

      For the best Berlin to Karlsruhe train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with ÖBB | Nightjet, Flixbus, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Berlin to Karlsruhe to compare what amenities they may offer.
      Yes, there are 8 direct trains per day from Berlin to Karlsruhe. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
      The average number of trains departing Berlin for Karlsruhe is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
      The earliest train departing from Berlin to Karlsruhe leaves at 5: 24 AM. The last train departing from Berlin to Karlsruhe leaves at 8: 56 PM. You can find the latest Berlin to Karlsruhe train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
      In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Karlsruhe from Berlin within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $55 (€50) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Berlin to Karlsruhe a few months in advance.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      Berlin
      Karlsruhe
      Berlin Hbf is the most popular Berlin 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 Berlin for your trip to Karlsruhe.
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      +49 302971055
      ticketOfficeHours
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      Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
      Public transit options for Berlin Hbf
      U-Bahn lines: U5
      S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
      Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
      Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
      Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7
      Amenities at station
      WifiWifi
      LockersLockers
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      ParkingParking
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      ticketOfficeHours
      Ticket Office Hours
      At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
      Amenities at station
      WifiWifi
      LockersLockers
      ShoppingShopping
      ParkingParking
      TaxisTaxis
      AccessibilityAccessibility
      ticketOfficeHours
      Ticket Office Hours
      At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
      Amenities at station
      WifiWifi
      LockersLockers
      ShoppingShopping
      ParkingParking
      TaxisTaxis
      AccessibilityAccessibility
      ticketOfficeHours
      Ticket Office Hours
      At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
      Amenities at station
      WifiWifi
      LockersLockers
      ShoppingShopping
      ParkingParking
      TaxisTaxis
      AccessibilityAccessibility
      ticketOfficeHours
      Ticket Office Hours
      At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
      Amenities at station
      WifiWifi
      LockersLockers
      ShoppingShopping
      ParkingParking
      TaxisTaxis
      AccessibilityAccessibility
      ticketOfficeHours
      Ticket Office Hours
      At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
      Amenities at station
      WifiWifi
      LockersLockers
      ShoppingShopping
      ParkingParking
      TaxisTaxis
      AccessibilityAccessibility

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