Duration 2h 46m
Distance 255.6 km
Average price -1€
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Berlin and Gera takes 2h 46m and the fastest train takes 2h 21m. There is a train service every few hours from Berlin to Gera. 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. Leipzig Hbf
  3. Gera Hbf
2h 50m
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Want to know about travelling from Berlin to Gera? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as "What is the cheapest mode of transport?", "What is the quickest option?", "How much do tickets usually cost?" and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Gera. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Gera Hbf via Leipzig Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 50m.

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The distance between Berlin and Gera is 204 km. The road distance is 255.6 km.

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Berlin to Gera train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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Berlin to Gera train services, operated by Erfurter Bahn, arrive at Gera Hbf station.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Gera. Prices start at 40€ per night.

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What companies run services between Berlin and Gera?

You can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Gera via Leipzig Hbf in around 2h 50m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin ZOB to Gera twice daily. Tickets cost 12€ - 20€ and the journey takes 4h.
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