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Duration 7h 7m
Distance 723.9 km
Average price 143€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Berlin and Leiden takes 7h 7m and the fastest train takes 7h 6m. The train service runs several times per day from Berlin to Leiden. 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. Amsterdam Centraal
  3. Leiden
7h 12m
116€ - 169€

Berlin to Leiden train times

Trains run every four hours between Berlin Hbf and Leiden. The earliest departure is at 06:34 in the morning, and the last departure from Berlin Hbf is at 16:34 which arrives into Leiden at 23:40. All services require a transfer at AMSTERDAM CENTRAAL and take an average of 7h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Leiden. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Leiden Centraal via Amsterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 12m.

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The distance between Berlin and Leiden is 607 km. The road distance is 723.9 km.

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

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Berlin to Leiden train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Leiden Centraal station.

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There are 993+ hotels available in Leiden. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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