There are 11 ways to get from Aachen to Berlin by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ic

$120 - $170

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Rideshare  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Aachen to Berlin 396.4 miles

$27 - $40

9 alternative options

Train via Köln Hbf  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$121 - $200

Bus  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Berlin, Berlin central bus station N158

$43 - $74

Train, bus  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Re1
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Berlin ZOB

$60 - $131

Drive  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Berlin 398.5 miles

$80 - $130

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) CGN - TXL

$73 - $192

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) DUS - TXL

$67 - $184

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) CGN - SXF

$50 - $207

Train to Brussels, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BRU - TXL

$76 - $255

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) FRA - TXL

$103 - $249

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aachen Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief). Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

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The distance between Aachen and Berlin is 541 km. The road distance is 637.5 km.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs .

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The train from Aachen Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) takes 5 h 44 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Aachen to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße station.

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

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The best way to get from Aachen to Berlin is to train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Aachen to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Map of how to get from Aachen to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 338.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Berlin, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Aachen to Berlin once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $170 and the journey takes 5 h 44 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Aachen to Berlin 4 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 11 h 10 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$14 - $180
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
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 Aachen Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$23 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Aachen Central Station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
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 Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Aachen to Berlin
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Aachen to Berlin is 638 km. It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to drive from Aachen to Berlin.

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Lufthansa, easyJet and Eurowings offer flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Aachen and Berlin. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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