Frankfurt am Main to Berlin

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Cheapest trips from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin

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Today
14 trains from $79
Tomorrow
39 trains from $35
Fri, Sep 20
41 trains from $44
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

Train
Bus
Flight
Tue
Sep 17
$79Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$139Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 18
$35FlixTrain
$21Bla Bla Bus
$100Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 19
$35FlixTrain
$21Bla Bla Bus
$100Lufthansa
Fri
Sep 20
$44Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$100Lufthansa
Sat
Sep 21
$23Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$100Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 22
$23Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$100Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 23
$35Deutsche Bahn
$10Bla Bla Bus
$100Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 24
$25FlixTrain
$10Bla Bla Bus
$100Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
$10Bla Bla Bus
$75easyJet
Thu
Sep 26
$30Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$235Lufthansa
Fri
Sep 27
$55Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
$164easyJet
Sat
Sep 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
$10Bla Bla Bus
$100Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 29
$30Deutsche Bahn
$10Bla Bla Bus
$82easyJet
Mon
Sep 30
$23Deutsche Bahn
$10Bla Bla Bus
$63easyJet
Tue
Oct 1
$23Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$59easyJet
Wed
Oct 2
$35Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$59easyJet
Thu
Oct 3
$35Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$59easyJet
Fri
Oct 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$59easyJet
Sat
Oct 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$82easyJet
Sun
Oct 6
$35Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$100Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 7
$23Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
$59easyJet

How to Travel from Frankfurt to Berlin

Separated by just over 500 kilometers, Frankfurt and the capital city, Berlin are two major cities for traveling in Germany. There are plenty of options for traveling between the two cities; the journey can be made by plane, train or bus. Taking a flight is usually the quickest option, with direct journeys departing Frankfurt Airport taking approximately one hour to reach the German capital. The same journey by train takes about 4 hours, and by bus, approximately 8 hours.

Trains from Frankfurt to Berlin | Buses from Frankfurt to Berlin | Return trips from Berlin to Frankfurt

Frankfurt to Berlin Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€29

6:30 h

1 Day Ahead

trains

€71

3:42 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€111

1:10 h

2 Months Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Frankfurt to Berlin?

Cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt to Berlin


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt to Berlin. Most buses traveling from Frankfurt to Berlin depart from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof and take at least 6½ hours to arrive at Berlin Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof (central bus station). Around 30 buses travel from Frankfurt to Berlin everyday with the first bus departing Frankfurt at 12:20 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Frankfurt to Berlin include Flixbus and Eurolines.


Fastest way to travel from Frankfurt to Berlin


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Frankfurt to Berlin. Flights depart from Frankfurt airport and arrive at either Berlin's Tegel or Schönefeld airport after 1:10 h of flight time. Flights are the fastest way to travel from Frankfurt to Berlin even when travel time to and from Berlin and Frankfurt's airports is taken into consideration, taking at least 3:13 h to travel between city centers. Airlines that travel directly from Frankfurt to Berlin include Air Berlin and Lufthansa. All direct flights from Frankfurt to Berlin arrive at Tegel airport. Around 16 direct flights travel from Frankfurt to Berlin per day.


Most popular way to travel from Frankfurt to Berlin


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Taking a train is the most popular way to travel from Frankfurt to Berlin. Taking a direct flight is only 30 minutes faster than taking a high-speed Deutsche Bahn ICE train when travel time to and from Frankfurt and Berlin's airports is taken into consideration, while also being €40 more expensive on average. Alternatively, taking the train is nearly 3 hours faster than traveling from Frankfurt to Berlin by bus. Over 40 trains travel from Frankfurt to Berlin per day.


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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Frankfurt am Main
Berlin
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