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There are 7 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  2h 10m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Frankfurt (FRA) BER - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bensheim

77€ - 302€

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Frankfurt central train station N13
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bensheim Re / ...

36€ - 84€

5 alternative options

Fly to Saarbrucken, train  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Saarbrucken (SCN) BER - SCN
  2. Take the train from St Ingbert to Mannheim Hbf

129€ - 244€

Train  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Bensheim Ice

98€ - 186€

Train via Frankfurt am Main  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bensheim Re / ...

106€ - 238€

Train via Darmstadt Hbf  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Berlin central station to Darmstadt central station Flx10

37€ - 96€

Drive  •  4h 51m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim 600.5 km

65€ - 95€

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim by trains

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Bensheim is around 5h 12m and covers a distance of around 579 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 12m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim train service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Bensheim. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
5h 12m
Fastest train time:
5h 12m
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
98€
Carbon emissions:
30 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
16:17
Last train departs at:
16:17

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim train schedules

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) → Bensheim
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim is to bus and train, which costs 35€ - 85€ and takes 7h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 310€ and takes 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Bensheim via Berlin Suedkreuz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 40m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Bensheim is 453 km. The road distance is 600.5 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim without a car is to train which takes 5h 40m and costs 95€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 2h 10m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim, including transfers.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Suedkreuz station.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Bensheim station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim is 600 km. It takes approximately 4h 51m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Bensheim.

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  • Distance: 453.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 10m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Bensheim, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Bensheim once daily. Tickets cost 95€ - 140€ and the journey takes 4h 19m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 270€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 270€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 170€
Train operators
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bensheim
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from St Ingbert to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Bensheim
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Bensheim
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bensheim
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bensheim
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin central station to Darmstadt central station
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
Flixtrain
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Frankfurt central train station
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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