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

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Fly to Saarbrucken  •  1h 44m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Saarbrucken (SCN) BER - SCN

€113 - €211

Cheapest option

Fly to Luxembourg, bus  •  3h 57m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Luxembourg (LUX) BER - LUX
  2. Take the bus from Kirchberg, Luxexpo to Merzig, Bahnhof

€26 - €252

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Train  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Saarbruecken Hbf Ice

€123 - €216

Train via Frankfurt am Main  •  8h 59m

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

€138 - €248

Bus  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Saarbrücken bus station N13

€35 - €45

Bus via Frankfurt am Main  •  14h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin - Central Bus Station to Frankfurt - Main station Berlin - Central Bus Station > Leipzig > Frankfurt - Main station
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt - Main station to Saarbrücken Frankfurt - Main station > Frankfurt - Airport > Mannheim > Saarbrücken > Metz > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine

€32 - €49

Drive  •  5h 56m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken 726 km

€75 - €120

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Saarbrücken is around 7h 11m and covers a distance of around 742 km. The fastest train normally takes 7h 11m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken train service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Saarbruecken Hbf. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
7h 11m
Fastest train time:
7h 11m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€123
Carbon emissions:
39 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 Saarbrücken train schedules

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

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken is to bus which costs €35 - €45 and takes 10h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken is to fly which costs €110 - €220 and takes 1h 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin Airport BER and arriving at Saarbrücken bus station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Saarbruecken Hbf via Berlin Suedkreuz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 39m.

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It is 574 km from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken. It is approximately 726 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken without a car is to train which takes 7h 39m and costs €120 - €220.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken, including transfers.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin Airport BER station.

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

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken is to fly which takes 1h 44m and costs €110 - €220. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €120 - €220 and takes 7h 39m, you could also bus, which costs €35 - €45 and takes 10h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken.
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  • Distance: 573.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 44m

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

DAT Danish Air Transport flies from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken twice daily. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Saarbruecken Hbf once daily. Tickets cost €120 - €170 and the journey takes 6h 18m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €440
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Luxembourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
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
€85 - €290
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€12 - €120
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Luxembourg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €390
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 Suedkreuz to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €60
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
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €50
Bus operators
RGTR
Phone
+352 2465 2465
Email
service@verkeiersverbond.lu
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Kirchberg, Luxexpo to Merzig, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€0
Website
Mobiliteit
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 Saarbrücken bus station
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
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 Berlin - Central Bus Station to Frankfurt - Main station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Frankfurt - Main station to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Saarbrucken Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Saarbrücken bus station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken is 726 km. It takes approximately 5h 56m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken.

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DAT Danish Air Transport offers flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Saarbrucken Airport.

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Book your Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Saarbrücken bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Saarbrücken. Prices start at €75 per night.

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