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There are 6 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1h 53m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Frankfurt (FRA) BER - FRA

€30 - €210

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Bus  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Frankfurt central train station N13

€29 - €37

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Train  •  5h 58m

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

€100 - €191

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Sued  •  6h

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

€33 - €49

Train via Hanau Hbf  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hanau Hbf Ice / ...

€96 - €184

Drive  •  4h 31m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof 550.9 km

€55 - €90

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof is around 6h 7m and covers a distance of around 611 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 24m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, S-Bahn Berlin and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof train service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Frankfurt(Main)Ost. Typically 116 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 7m
Fastest train time:
5h 24m
Trains per week:
116
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
32 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:14
Last train departs at:
23:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof train schedules

Trains departing Saturday, June 26, 2021

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) → Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof is to bus which costs €29 - €40 and takes 7h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof is to fly which costs €30 - €210 and takes 1h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Ost via Berlin Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 58m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof is 417 km. The road distance is 550.9 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof without a car is to train which takes 5h 58m and costs €100 - €200.

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It takes approximately 1h 53m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof, including transfers.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof is to fly which takes 1h 53m and costs €30 - €210. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €100 - €200 and takes 5h 58m, you could also bus, which costs €29 - €40 and takes 7h 24m.

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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 Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof.
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  • Distance: 417.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 53m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof, Germany?

Lufthansa and Eurowings fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof hourly. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf hourly. Tickets cost €95 - €140 and the journey takes 4h 12m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route twice a week.

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
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 Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hanau Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€90 - €130
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 Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hanau Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin central station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€25 - €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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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof is 551 km. It takes approximately 4h 31m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Frankfurt am Main Ostbahnhof.

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Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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