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There are 3 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cottbus by train or car

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Train  •  1h

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Cottbus Hbf Ic

40€ - 60€

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Train via Koenigs Wusterhausen  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Koenigs Wusterhausen Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Koenigs Wusterhausen to Cottbus Hbf Re / ...

14€ - 65€

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Drive  •  1h 1m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cottbus 107.3 km

11€ - 17€

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) → Cottbus
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cottbus is to drive which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 1h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cottbus is to train which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 1h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Cottbus Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Cottbus is 88 km. The road distance is 107.3 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cottbus without a car is to train which takes 1h and costs 40€ - 60€.

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The train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Cottbus Hbf takes 1h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cottbus train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cottbus is 107 km. It takes approximately 1h 1m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Cottbus.

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  • Distance: 88.1 km
  • Duration: 1h

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

Deutsche Bahn Intercity operates a train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Cottbus Hbf twice daily. Tickets cost 40€ - 60€ and the journey takes 1h.

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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.

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bahn.com
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Cottbus Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koenigs Wusterhausen to Cottbus Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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.

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Website
bahn.com
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Koenigs Wusterhausen
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koenigs Wusterhausen to Cottbus Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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