There are 7 ways to get from Bucharest to Berlin by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) OTP - SXF

$13 - $181

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Fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) OTP - TXL

$68 - $286

Bus Omega Group  •  24 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Praga
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz 060 / ...

$136 - $197

Train  •  28 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$295 - $444

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  32 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Berlin

$74 - $100

Bus Amring  •  37 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucureşti - Militari to Berlin ZOB

$82 - $134

Drive  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Berlin 1064.8 miles

$220 - $330

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Berlin, Littenstr. via Prague, Prague Main station and S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief) via Wien Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf and Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 43 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Berlin is 1295 km. The road distance is 1703.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Berlin without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Bucharest to Berlin, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Berlin bus services, operated by Omega Group, depart from Bucuresti station.

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Bucharest to Berlin train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Berlin is to fly which takes 5 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 7 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 28 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Berlin Schoenefeld Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Bucharest to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz station.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 809.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Berlin, Germany?

Ryanair flies from Bucharest to Berlin twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Berlin via Praga, Prague, Prague Main station, Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz, and S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite in around 24 h 7 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $250
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Schoenefeld via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $250
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Berlin Tegel via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Bucuresti to Praga
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
omega-group84.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Berlin
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucureşti - Militari to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro

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Berlin is 1 h behind Bucharest. It is currently 10:58 PM in Bucharest and 9:58 PM in Berlin.

Bucharest to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Berlin is 1704 km. It takes approximately 17 h 30 min to drive from Bucharest to Berlin.

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Ryanair offers flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Berlin Schoenefeld Airport.

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There are 1359+ hotels available in Berlin. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44 min and costs .

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