Travel from Greece to Germany is: Partially open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Berlin?

Book now

There are 9 ways to get from Athens to Berlin Central Station by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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

Recommended

Fly to Berlin Brandenburg Apt

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER)

Fly to Leipzig, train

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Leipzig (LEJ)
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf

Fly to Dresden, train

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Dresden (DRS)
  2. Take the train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Praha ÚAN Florenc
  3. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf

Train, bus via Bratislava

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
  3. Take the train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Berlin Hbf

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Praha
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Südkreuz Bf

Bus via Wrocław

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Wrocław
  2. Take the bus from Wrocław, Dworzec Autobusowy to S Südkreuz Bhf

Bus, night train

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Legnica
  2. Take the night train from Legnica to Berlin Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Athens to Berlin Central Station

Athens to Berlin Central Station by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Athens and Berlin Central Station is around 36h 20m and covers a distance of around 2438 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 11m. The fastest journey normally takes 36h 20m. Operated by Greek Railways (OSE), Simeonidis Tours, Korona Travel and others, the Athens to Berlin Central Station service departs from Athens and arrives in Berlin Hbf. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Explore all travel options

Average journey times

Time on transportation:
34h 9m
Layover time:
2h 11m
Total time:
36h 20m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
36h 20m
Journey distance:
2438 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€139
Carbon emissions:
238 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:22
Last service departs at:
09:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Athens to Berlin Central Station train, bus and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Berlin Central Station is to fly which costs €40 - €200 and takes 6h 21m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Athens to Berlin Central Station is to fly which costs €40 - €200 and takes 6h 21m.

More details

The distance between Athens and Berlin Central Station is 1805 km. The road distance is 2330 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Athens to Berlin Central Station without a car is to train and bus which takes 27h 26m and costs €100 - €160.

More details

It takes approximately 6h 21m to get from Athens to Berlin Central Station, including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from Athens to Berlin Central Station is to fly which takes 6h 21m and costs €40 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €110 - €170 and takes 38h 1m.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

Search flights

Berlin Central Station is 1h behind Athens. It is currently 12:50 AM in Athens and 11:50 PM in Berlin Central Station.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Berlin Central Station is 2330 km. It takes approximately 22h 6m to drive from Athens to Berlin Central Station.

Get driving directions

Ryanair, Scoot Tigerair, easyJet and six other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport.

Search flights

Map of how to get from Athens to Berlin Central Station.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1804.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 21m

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Berlin Central Station, Germany?

Aegean Airlines, Ryanair and 12 other airlines fly from Athens to Berlin Central Station hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Berlin Central Station via Prague, ÚAN Florenc, Berlin, Südkreuz Bf, and S Südkreuz Bhf in around 38h 1m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Flights from Athens to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Flights from Athens to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €300
Flights from Athens to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €300
Flights from Athens to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €280
Flights from Athens to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €450
Flights from Athens to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €280
Flights from Athens to Dresden via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €280
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €320
Flights from Athens to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €300
Flights from Athens to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €280
Flights from Athens to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €280
Flights from Athens to Dresden via Thessaloniki, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €460
Flights from Athens to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €440
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Flights from Athens to Leipzig via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Athens to Leipzig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€95 - €330
Flights from Athens to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €390
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Athens to Leipzig via Corfu
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €220
Flights from Athens to Leipzig via Heraklion
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€29 - €230
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Athens to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €80
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €230
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €450
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Halle to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Abellio
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Bahn DE
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Halle(Saale) Hauptbahnhof to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €14
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€8 - €11
Business
€11 - €14
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €29
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€17 - €21
Business
€24 - €29
1st Class
€24 - €29
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Phone
+421 24 48 58 188
Email
info@slovakrail.sk
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
€8 - €12
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
€30 - €50
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
12h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €80
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Praha
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€100
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€78
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Praha
Ave. Duration
33h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€100
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Südkreuz Bf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Wrocław, Dworzec Autobusowy to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Athens to Legnica
Ave. Duration
36h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 759+ hotels available in Berlin Central Station. Prices start at €87 per night.

More details

The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs €10.

More details