Gelsenkirchen to Berlin train

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Cheap train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

FlixTrain
08:14AM4h30
Gelsenkirchen
12:44PMBerlin
$231One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:29AM4h20
Gelsenkirchen
01:49PMBerlin
$271One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:59AM4h17
Gelsenkirchen
01:16PMBerlin
$871One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM4h17
Gelsenkirchen
11:16AMBerlin
$981One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:02PM4h25
Gelsenkirchen
11:27PMBerlin
$1281One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 18
Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM4h17
Gelsenkirchen
11:16AMBerlin
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:29AM4h20
Gelsenkirchen
01:49PMBerlin
0 transfers
FlixTrain
08:14AM4h30
Gelsenkirchen
12:44PMBerlin
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:02PM4h25
Gelsenkirchen
11:27PMBerlin
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:59AM4h17
Gelsenkirchen
01:16PMBerlin
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Fastest Journey

4 h 17 m

Average

4 h 21 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

445 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Gelsenkirchen for Berlin every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM4h17
Gelsenkirchen
11:16AMBerlin
$981One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:59AM4h17
Gelsenkirchen
01:16PMBerlin
$871One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:29AM4h20
Gelsenkirchen
01:49PMBerlin
$271One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:02PM4h25
Gelsenkirchen
11:27PMBerlin
$1281One-way
0 transfers
FlixTrain
08:14AM4h30
Gelsenkirchen
12:44PMBerlin
$231One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin

distanceDistance275 miles (444 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price$79 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin cover the 275 miles (444 km) long route taking on average 4 h 11 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $16 (€14), but the average price of train tickets is $79 (€69). Travelers depart most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and FlixTrain from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin trains

Find the best trains between Gelsenkirchen and Berlin with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and FlixTrain from $20 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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 to Berlin from Gelsenkirchen. 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.

Train information from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 46 min
  • Cheapest Price: $23
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB), FlixTrain classes from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB), FlixTrain

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin

FAQs: Travel by train from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin 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 Gelsenkirchen to Berlin.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin can start from as little as $16 (€14) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gelsenkirchen to Berlin is $79 (€69); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin is 4 h 11 min   to travel the 275 mile (444 km) long trip, with around there are 2 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin leaves at 6: 04 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin leaves at 9: 58 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin without having to change trains with Deutsche Bahn. There are 2 direct trains from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain for the best way to get you to Berlin. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Berlin from Gelsenkirchen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 58 PM.

When departing from Gelsenkirchen, you have various train station options to start your route from including Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel station and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen station. When arriving in Berlin, you can end your trip in train stations like Berlin Hbf, Berlin Ostbahnhof and Berlin Südkreuz station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Berlin Hbf, located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Berlin from Gelsenkirchen is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 11 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin is September.
You have options as you can travel from Gelsenkirchen to Berlin 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Gelsenkirchen and Berlin

Gelsenkirchen
Berlin
Gelsenkirchen Hbf is the most popular Gelsenkirchen 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 Gelsenkirchen for your trip to Berlin.
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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.
Gelsenkirchen-Hassel stationParkingATMAccessibility
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Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen stationATMAccessibility
Gelsenkirchen-BismarckATMAccessibility
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Gelsenkirchen, Goldbergstraße (Buer Rathaus)Accessibility
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Gelsenkirchen, ZOOM Erlebniswelt
Gelsenkirchen, Braubauerschaft (Zoo Bahnhof)Accessibility
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Gelsenkirchen-Buer Nord stationParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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