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

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Fly to Berlin Brandenburg  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Berlin Brandenburg (BER) BCN - BER

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Fly to Leipzig, train  •  8h 29m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Leipzig (LEJ) BCN - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hauptbahnhof

Fly to Dresden, train  •  8h 49m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Dresden (DRS) BCN - DRS
  2. Take the train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to Berlin Hauptbahnhof

Train via Paris  •  16h 34m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hauptbahnhof 12 / ...

Train  •  17h 8m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Avignon Tgv Ave
  2. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hauptbahnhof 12 / ...

Bus  •  29h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Zob
  2. Take the bus from Zob to Regensburg Hbf 141 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Regensburg Bahnhofstrasse to Berlin Central Bus Station

Drive  •  16h 20m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Berlin Hbf 1865.2 km

Barcelona to Berlin by train

14 Weekly Trains
16h 34m Average Duration
€272 Cheapest Price
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Berlin is 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Berlin is to bus which costs €90 - €120 and takes 29h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Berlin is to fly which costs €35 - €260 and takes 5h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Berlin station. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Berlin Central Bus Station via Zob and Regensburg Bahnhofstrasse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 40m.

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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 Hauptbahnhof via Gare de Lyon, Les Halles, Paris l'Est and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 34m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Berlin is 1500 km. The road distance is 1865.2 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Berlin without a car is to train via Paris which takes 16h 34m and costs €270 - €400.

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It takes approximately 5h 41m to get from Barcelona to Berlin, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Barcelona 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 41m and costs €35 - €260. Alternatively, you can train via Paris, which costs €270 - €400 and takes 16h 34m, you could also bus, which costs €90 - €120 and takes 29h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 1500.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 41m

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

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and 11 other airlines fly from Barcelona to Berlin Hbf hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Berlin Hbf via Paris Gare De Lyon, Gare de Lyon, Châtelet les Halles, Les Halles, Gare de l'Est, Paris l'Est, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 16h 34m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Brandenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €410
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €650
Flights from Barcelona to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €460
Flights from Barcelona to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €350
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€23 - €250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €430
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Brandenburg via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€55 - €430
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Brandenburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €470
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Brandenburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€100 - €470
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €270
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Brandenburg via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Brandenburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €410
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 Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Avignon TGV to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€150 - €220
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Halle to Berlin central station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Flixtrain
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
oebb.at
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 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Halle to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €15
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€9 - €11
Business
€12 - €15
1st Class
€12 - €15
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
1h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
Renfe SNCF
Phone
+34 902 320 320
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €70
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 Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€90 - €120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€90 - €110
1st Class
€100 - €120
Train from Avignon Tgv to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€130 - €190
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€130 - €160
1st Class
€160 - €190
Bus operators
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 Barcelona to Zob
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zob to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €11
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
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Regensburg Bahnhofstrasse to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Union Ivkoni

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Barcelona to Berlin bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Berlin Central Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Berlin is 1865 km. It takes approximately 16h 20m to drive from Barcelona to Berlin.

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

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