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Overview: Train from Karlsruhe to Berlin

distanceDistance327 miles (527 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price$58 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or ÖBB | Nightjet

Trains from Karlsruhe to Berlin cover the 327 miles (527 km) long route taking on average 8 h 29 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $58 (€48), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $55 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Karlsruhe to Berlin trains

For as little as $55 (€46) you can travel by train to Berlin from Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Karlsruhe to Berlin. 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.

    Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets between Karlsruhe and Berlin and when traveling by train:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Normal conditions apply

    Train from Karlsruhe to Berlin

    The city of Karlsruhe in Baden-Württemberg is excellently connected to the German train network. Several ICE trains run daily in about 5 hours 20 minutes directly from Karlsruhe to Berlin. Switching sometimes means no loss of time. This is shown by the train connection from Karlsruhe to Berlin. The fastest connection requires a single transfer. It reaches Berlin about ten minutes faster than the direct IC. If you want to ride this route at night, you may have to change trains twice.

    Which train companies travel from Karlsruhe to Berlin?

    Deutsche Bahn is responsible for the route from Karlsruhe to Berlin. All travel by train from Karlsruhe to Berlin takes place either in ICEs or ICs.

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

    The travel time to get from Karlsruhe to Berlin by train without changing trains is about 5 hours 20 minutes. In the course of the morning there is a connection that is ten minutes faster. To do this, passengers must change trains in Göttingen or Hanover. Connections with two changes manage the route almost as fast as direct trains.

    How often can you take the train from Karlsruhe to Berlin?

    Seven or eight ICEs carry passengers every day directly from Karlsruhe to Berlin. They start on Monday and Tuesday at 5 am, from Wednesday to Sunday at 6 am. The last direct train leaves Karlsruhe at 6 pm. Seven or eight connections also require two changes. The best way to get to Berlin is by train from Karlsruhe with a one-time change. Every day, passengers have the choice between over 30 connections that start between midnight and 9 pm in Karlsruhe. Between 5 and 21 there is at least one connection per hour.

    Stations on the line Karlsruhe - Berlin?

    Hauptbahnhof Karlsruhe. The main station in Karlsruhe is adapted for the disabled. Trams and buses carry passengers from the station forecourt to the urban area. There are three paid parking zones nearby. In this station you can use WLAN 30 minutes free of charge.

    Hauptbahnhof Berlin. In the federal capital, the central station is located directly in the center. It is connected to all public transport in Berlin. U-, S- and trams as well as buses and regional trains bring travelers to the city and its surroundings, for example the U55 and the S5, S7 and S75.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Karlsruhe to Berlin

    Travel by train 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 Karlsruhe to Berlin.
    FAQs

    How much do cheap trains to Berlin from Karlsruhe cost?

    Train tickets between Karlsruhe and Berlin for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $55 (€46)  one way in the next 7 days.

    What is the cost of a train to Berlin from Karlsruhe?

    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $58 (€48)  for a train ticket between Karlsruhe and Berlin.

    How far is Berlin from Karlsruhe by train?

    The distance from Karlsruhe to Berlin by train is approximately 327 miles (527 km).

    How many hours is the train time from Karlsruhe to Berlin?

    The Karlsruhe to Berlin train duration is on average 8 h 29 min, which is to be expected when traveling 327 miles (527 km) to Berlin from Karlsruhe. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    Which train station from Karlsruhe to Berlin do I depart from? Which Berlin train station from Karlsruhe do I arrive in?

    Some of the Karlsruhe train stations to Berlin you can start your journey from include Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Berlin include Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf   and arriving in Berlin Hbf.

    Where is the Karlsruhe train station located? Where is the Berlin train station located?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Berlin Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Berlin.

    What train providers offer a service between Karlsruhe and Berlin?

    If you're looking for trains from Karlsruhe to Berlin, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or ÖBB | Nightjet to get you to Berlin. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Karlsruhe to Berlin trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    How many train services are there from Karlsruhe to Berlin a day?

    On average, there are 16 trains a day from Karlsruhe to Berlin. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    What are the first and last departure train times from Karlsruhe to Berlin?

    The earliest train departing from Karlsruhe to Berlin leaves at 11: 45 AM. The last train departing from Karlsruhe to Berlin leaves at 11: 45 AM. You can find the latest Karlsruhe to Berlin train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

    How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Karlsruhe and Berlin for the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Karlsruhe and Berlin within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $58 (€48) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Karlsruhe to Berlin a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Karlsruhe
    Berlin
    Karlsruhe Hbf is the most popular Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe for your trip to Berlin.