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from Rotterdam to Berlin

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

Our recommendation

To get from Rotterdam to Berlin on Oct 24 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:15PMRotterdam12h45 03:00AMBerlin, ZOB
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$581One-way
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02:15PMRotterdam12h45 03:00AMBerlin, ZOB
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$581One-way
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10:20PMRotterdam, Conradstraat13h00 11:20AMBerlin, Europaplatz am Hbf. (BEX-Haltestelle)
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$1171One-way
10:20PMRotterdam, Conradstraat13h25 11:45AMBerlin
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$1171One-way
03:05PMRotterdam, Conradstraat15h20 06:25AMBerlin
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$1231One-way

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Sat
Oct 23
$74Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
Oct 24
$62Deutsche Bahn with connection
$58Sindbad
Mon
Oct 25
$47Deutsche Bahn
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Oct 26
$47Deutsche Bahn
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
Oct 27
$47Deutsche Bahn
$38Flixbus
Thu
Oct 28
$49Deutsche Bahn
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Oct 29
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$51Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$47Deutsche Bahn
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Oct 31
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$49BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Nov 1
$47Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$47Deutsche Bahn
$44Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$47Deutsche Bahn
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Nov 4
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Nov 5
Find prices
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Nov 6
$47Deutsche Bahn
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Nov 7
$43FlixTrain
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Nov 8
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
Tue
Nov 9
$47Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
Wed
Nov 10
$47Deutsche Bahn
$38Flixbus
Thu
Nov 11
$37Deutsche Bahn
$42Flixbus

Travel Information from Rotterdam to Berlin

distanceDistance379 miles (611 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$42 - $47
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $42 (€34) • 11 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $47 (€38) • 6 h 29 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 379 miles (611 km) by bus or train from Rotterdam to Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 29 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $42 (€34). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Rotterdam to Berlin.

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How to get from Rotterdam to Berlin

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Rotterdam to Berlin, 73,06% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Rotterdam to Berlin and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Berlin, Germany allowed?

Travel from Rotterdam, Netherlands to Berlin, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Berlin from Rotterdam restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Berlin, Germany from Rotterdam?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Berlin, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 10/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Rotterdam and Berlin closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Netherlands from Berlin, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Rotterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Rotterdam from Berlin restricted?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Rotterdam from Berlin?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 10/20/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Rotterdam from Berlin closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Berlin from Rotterdam?

There are 2 ways to travel between Rotterdam and Berlin including taking a bus or train.

How do I get from Rotterdam to Berlin the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Berlin is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $42 (€34) compared to other travel options to Berlin:

A bus is $5 (€4) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Rotterdam to Berlin costing on average $47 (€38).

What is the fastest way to get from Rotterdam to Berlin?

The fastest way to get to Berlin from Rotterdam is by train with an average travel time of 6 h 29 min.

Other travel options to Berlin can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 11 h 15 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Rotterdam to Berlin would I travel?

The Rotterdam to Berlin distance is around 379 miles (611 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Rotterdam to Berlin is:

  • 5 trains per day.

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

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Rotterdam to Berlin:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Rotterdam to Berlin depart from Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station) to Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Rotterdam to Berlin depart from Rotterdam Centraal to Berlin Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Rotterdam to Berlin?

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

  • You can go to Berlin from Rotterdam by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $42 (€34) with Flixbus from Rotterdam to Berlin on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Berlin from Rotterdam with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Rotterdam to Berlin tickets for $47 (€38) on Omio.
Is there a direct service from Rotterdam to Berlin?

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

  • You can find 5 direct trains per day to take to Berlin with.

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 route.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Rotterdam to Berlin?
Omio customers who travel from Rotterdam 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 book my Rotterdam to Berlin one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $42 (€34) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $47 (€38) one way.

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

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