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from Frankfurt to Berlin

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Tue
Sep 28
$37FlixTrain
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$310Tuifly
Wed
Sep 29
$25FlixTrain
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$248Eurowings Europe
Thu
Sep 30
$25FlixTrain
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$250Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$30Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$154Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$12FlixTrain
$24Flixbus
$131Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
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$24Flixbus
$310Tuifly
Mon
Oct 4
$30FlixTrain
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$223Tuifly
Tue
Oct 5
$12FlixTrain
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$149Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$12FlixTrain
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$149Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$12FlixTrain
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$116Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$37FlixTrain
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Eurowings
Sat
Oct 9
$12FlixTrain
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$87Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 10
$12
$12
$59Tuifly
Mon
Oct 11
$22Deutsche Bahn with connection
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$74Tuifly
Tue
Oct 12
$12FlixTrain
$12Flixbus
$87Eurowings
Wed
Oct 13
$12FlixTrain
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$37Eurowings
Thu
Oct 14
$12FlixTrain
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$74Eurowings
Fri
Oct 15
$35Deutsche Bahn
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$74Eurowings
Sat
Oct 16
$12FlixTrain
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$102Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 17
$30Deutsche Bahn
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$112Tuifly
Mon
Oct 18
$12FlixTrain
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$59Tuifly

Travel Information between Frankfurt and Berlin

distanceDistance263 miles (424 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$13 - $87
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $13 (€10) • 4 h 6 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $87 (€69) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixTrain

Travel 263 miles (424 km) by flight, bus or train between Frankfurt and Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $13 (€10). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa, BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Frankfurt to Berlin.

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Travel from Frankfurt to Berlin
Travel 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 Frankfurt to Berlin.
FAQs
How do I go from Frankfurt to Berlin?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Frankfurt to Berlin. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Frankfurt to Berlin?

The cheapest way to go to Berlin from Frankfurt is by taking a train, which costs on average $13 (€10).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Berlin:

Taking a train is about $74 (€59) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $87 (€69) for this trip.

Taking a train is about $6 (€5) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $19 (€15) for this journey.

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

The fastest way to get to Berlin from Frankfurt is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Berlin can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 6 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 6 min   on average.

How far is Berlin from Frankfurt?

The distance from Frankfurt to Berlin is approximately 263 miles (424 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Frankfurt to Berlin?

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt to Berlin is:

  • 16 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Frankfurt? Where do I arrive in Berlin?

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

  • Buses most often depart from Frankfurt at Frankfurt, Stuttgarter Straße (Fermomnibusbahnhof) and arrive in Berlin at Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Frankfurt to Berlin?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Frankfurt to Berlin:

  • You can travel from Frankfurt to Berlin by flight with Lufthansa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $87 (€69) with Lufthansa from Frankfurt to Berlin.
  • You can take a bus from Frankfurt to Berlin with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for $19 (€15) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Frankfurt to Berlin.
  • You can go to Berlin from Frankfurt by train with FlixTrain. You'll see cheap train tickets for $13 (€10) with FlixTrain from Frankfurt to Berlin on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Frankfurt to Berlin?

Yes, there are direct routes from Frankfurt to Berlin with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flights with Lufthansa, Eurowings, Eurowings Europe or Tuifly.
  • You can travel directly by bus with BlaBlaCar.

Direct services to Berlin 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 trip.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Frankfurt and Berlin ends?
Omio customers who travel from Frankfurt to Berlin often also extend their vacation to go to Amsterdam, Prague or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Berlin and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy my Frankfurt to Berlin one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Frankfurt to Berlin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing $87 (€69) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $19 (€15) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $13 (€10) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Frankfurt to Berlin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.