How to get from Berlin to Karlsruhe by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Berlin to Karlsruhe is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||327 miles (527 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$21 - $25|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $21 (€18) • 6 h 54 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $21 (€18) • 6 h 54 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 327 miles (527 km) by bus or train from Berlin to Karlsruhe. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 54 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Berlin to Karlsruhe.
You can travel by train or bus for as low as $23 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Berlin and Karlsruhe. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
There are 2 travel options from Berlin to Karlsruhe: bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Karlsruhe from Berlin is by taking a train, which costs on average $21 (€18).
This is compared to other ways of getting from Berlin to Karlsruhe:
Taking a train costs $5 (€4) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $25 (€22).
The fastest way to get to Karlsruhe from Berlin is by train with an average travel time of 6 h 54 min.
Other travel options to Karlsruhe take longer:
Bus takes 13 h 5 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 327 miles (527 km) between Berlin and Karlsruhe.
The average frequency per day from Berlin to Karlsruhe is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Karlsruhe from Berlin as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Berlin to Karlsruhe:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Karlsruhe with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Karlsruhe tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
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