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from Berlin to Bern

You can get from Berlin to Bern by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Bern on Dec 4 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:37PMBerlin Hbf8h19 09:56PMBern, Bhf
3 changes
$991One-way
Cheapest
09:28PMBerlin Hbf9h58 07:26AMBern, Bhf
2 changes
$851One-way
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01:28PMBerlin Hbf8h28 09:56PMBern, Bhf
2 changes
$991One-way
01:46PMBerlin Hbf8h38 10:24PMBern, Bhf
3 changes
$991One-way
01:46PMBerlin Hbf8h40 10:26PMBern, Bhf
2 changes
$991One-way

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Fri
Dec 3
$54FlixTrain
$58Flixbus
$112easyJet
Sat
Dec 4
$74Deutsche Bahn
$70Flixbus
$82easyJet
Sun
Dec 5
$36Deutsche Bahn
$54Flixbus
$62easyJet
Mon
Dec 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
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$58easyJet
Tue
Dec 7
$23Deutsche Bahn
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$40easyJet
Wed
Dec 8
$23Deutsche Bahn
$66Flixbus
$51easyJet
Thu
Dec 9
$23Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$79easyJet
Fri
Dec 10
$38FlixTrain
$54Flixbus
$42easyJet
Sat
Dec 11
$23Deutsche Bahn
$52Flixbus
$40easyJet
Sun
Dec 12
$24Deutsche Bahn
$54Flixbus
$43easyJet
Mon
Dec 13
$24Deutsche Bahn
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$42easyJet
Tue
Dec 14
$24Deutsche Bahn
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$40easyJet
Wed
Dec 15
$24Deutsche Bahn
$52Flixbus
$40easyJet
Thu
Dec 16
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$70Flixbus
$40easyJet
Fri
Dec 17
$24Deutsche Bahn
$64Flixbus
$43easyJet
Sat
Dec 18
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$64Flixbus
$40easyJet
Sun
Dec 19
$24Deutsche Bahn
$62Flixbus
$47easyJet
Mon
Dec 20
$24Deutsche Bahn
$52Flixbus
$40easyJet
Tue
Dec 21
$36Deutsche Bahn
$52Flixbus
$40easyJet
Wed
Dec 22
$74Deutsche Bahn
$91Flixbus
$43easyJet
Thu
Dec 23
$85Deutsche Bahn
$92Flixbus
$82easyJet

Travel Information between Berlin and Bern

distanceDistance467 miles (753 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$53 - $70
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $53 (€44) • 15 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $58 (€48) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, easyJet or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 467 miles (753 km) by bus, flight or train between Berlin and Bern. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $53 (€44). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, easyJet or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Berlin to Bern.

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FAQs
Does Switzerland have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Berlin to Bern?

Travel between Berlin, Germany and Bern, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bern from Berlin?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bern, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 11/29/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Bern from Berlin.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Berlin, Germany from Bern, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for returning to Berlin, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Berlin, Germany from Bern, Switzerland?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Berlin from Bern?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Which rules do I need to follow in Berlin, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 12/3/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Berlin from Bern here.

What are the ways to get from Berlin to Bern?

There are 3 ways to travel to Bern from Berlin including taking a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Bern?

The cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Bern is by taking a bus with an average price of $53 (€44).

This is compared to other travel options to Bern:

A bus is $4 (€4) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Berlin to Bern costing on average $58 (€48).

A bus is generally $16 (€14) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $70 (€58) from Berlin to Bern.

What is the fastest way to travel from Berlin to Bern?

The quickest way to travel from Berlin to Bern is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 15 h 55 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 25 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Berlin to Bern?

You should expect to travel around 467 miles (753 km) between Berlin and Bern.

How many services a day are there from Berlin to Bern?

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Bern is:

  • 2 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Berlin and Bern as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Bern from Berlin, where do I depart from Berlin and where do I arrive in Bern?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Berlin to Bern:

  • Buses mostly leave from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and tend to arrive in Bern, Schutzenmatte Hbf.
  • Trains most often depart from Berlin at Berlin Hbf and arrive in Bern at Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Berlin to Bern?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Bern, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Bern by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Berlin to Bern for $53 (€44) on Omio.
  • EasyJet can get you to Bern by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Berlin to Bern for $58 (€48) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Bern by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Berlin to Bern tickets on Omio for $70 (€58).
Can I find a direct route to Bern from Berlin?

Yes, there are direct services available from Berlin to Bern with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct train with Deutsche Bahn with 2 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bern as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Bern from Berlin.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Berlin to Bern?
Many of our customers traveling from Berlin to Bern don't make Bern their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Bern are Zurich, Paris or Geneva, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bern to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book tickets between Berlin and Bern online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Berlin to Bern, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $53 (€44) one way.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $58 (€48) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $70 (€58) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Berlin to Bern tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.