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There are 6 ways to get from Barcelona to Berlin by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Berlin Tegel  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BCN - TXL

69€ - 315€

Cheapest option

Fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) BCN - SXF

44€ - 468€

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Train via Frankfurt am Main  •  16h 59m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...

257€ - 374€

Train  •  21h 32m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Berlin Hbf En

179€ - 264€

Bus  •  28h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Sants to Nürnberg - Hauptbahn
  2. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 009 / ...

92€ - 164€

Drive  •  16h 44m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Berlin Hbf 1868.4 km

210€ - 320€

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Berlin is to fly which costs 65€ - 320€ and takes 5h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Berlin is to fly which costs 65€ - 320€ and takes 5h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Berlin station. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Berlin, Berlin central bus station via Nuremberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Berlin Hbf via Lyon Part Dieu and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 59m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Berlin is 1503 km. The road distance is 1868.4 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Berlin without a car is to train via Frankfurt am Main which takes 16h 59m and costs 250€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from Barcelona to Berlin, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Berlin bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Barcelona Sants station.

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Barcelona to Berlin train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Berlin is to fly which takes 5h 45m and costs 65€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can train via Frankfurt am Main, which costs 250€ - 380€ and takes 16h 59m, you could also bus, which costs 90€ - 170€ and takes 28h 18m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 1502.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 45m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain and Berlin, Germany?

Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Barcelona to Berlin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Berlin Hbf via Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 16h 59m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 360€
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 360€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 280€
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 280€
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 280€
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 280€
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 280€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 300€
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 300€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 240€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 410€
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
180€ - 450€
Train operators
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
100€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
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
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Paris l'Est to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
12h 23m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 140€
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nuremberg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nuremberg to Berlin - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Berlin is 1868 km. It takes approximately 16h 44m to drive from Barcelona to Berlin.

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Swiss, Brussels Airlines, Vueling Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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There are 1553+ hotels available in Berlin. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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