Duration 4h 23m
Distance 542.6 km
Average price 120€
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Frankfurt am Main and Berlin takes 4h 23m and the fastest train takes 3h 54m. There is a train service every few hours from Frankfurt am Main to Berlin. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Berlin Hbf
4h 11m
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95€ - 140€

Frankfurt am Main to Berlin train times

Trains run hourly between Frankfurt am Main and Berlin Hbf. The earliest departure is at 07:14 in the morning, and the last departure from Frankfurt am Main is at 21:14 which arrives into Berlin Hbf at 01:28. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 4h 23m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 11m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Berlin is 424 km. The road distance is 542.6 km.

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Frankfurt am Main to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main and Berlin?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 95€ - 140€ and the journey takes 4h 11m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route twice a week.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 140€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
95€ - 140€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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