Duration 13h 31m
Distance 1112.4 km
Average price SFr 270
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Berlin and CERN takes 13h 31m and the fastest train takes 10h 58m. The train service runs several times per day from Berlin to CERN. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Berlin Hbf
  2. Bern
  3. CERN
11h 1m
SFr 227 - SFr 336

Berlin to CERN train times

Trains run twice daily between Berlin Hbf and CERN. The service departs Berlin Hbf at 12:30 in the afternoon, which arrives into CERN at 07:34. All services require a transfer, and take on average 13h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to CERN. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Meyrin, CERN via Bern and Genève, Cornavin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 1m.

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The distance between Berlin and CERN is 878 km. The road distance is 1112.4 km.

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Berlin to CERN train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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Berlin to CERN train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Genève station.

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There are 540+ hotels available in CERN. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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