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There are 5 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly, train  •  3h 28m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Munich (MUC) BER - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Regensburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Schwandorf

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Bus  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Schwandorf 041

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Train  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Schwandorf Re / ...

Train via Chemnitz  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Elsterwerda Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Elsterwerda to Chemnitz Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Chemnitz Hbf to Hof Hbf Re / ...
  4. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Schwandorf Re / ...

Drive  •  3h 44m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf 465 km

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Schwandorf is around 6h 26m and covers a distance of around 564 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 17m. The fastest train normally takes 5h 6m. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, DB Fernverkehr AG and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf train service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Schwandorf. Typically 110 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
5h 9m
Layover time:
1h 17m
Total time:
6h 26m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
5h 6m
Train distance:
564 km
Trains per week:
110
Cheapest price:
€93
Carbon emissions:
29 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:17
Last train departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf train schedules

Departing Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) → Schwandorf
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf is to bus which costs €24 - €29 and takes 6h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf is to fly and train which costs €80 - €230 and takes 3h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Schwandorf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf. However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Schwandorf via Berlin Suedkreuz and Nuernberg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 49m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Schwandorf is 352 km. The road distance is 465 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf without a car is to train which takes 5h 49m and costs €90 - €190.

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It takes approximately 3h 28m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf, including transfers.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf bus services, operated by FlixBus-de, depart from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf 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 Schwandorf is to train which takes 5h 49m and costs €90 - €190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €24 - €29 and takes 6h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf.
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  • Distance: 352 km
  • Duration: 3h 28m

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

You can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf via S Südkreuz Bhf, Berlin Suedkreuz, and Nuernberg Hbf in around 5h 49m. Alternatively, FlixBus-de operates a bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Schwandorf once daily, and the journey takes 6h 55m. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €320
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €320
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €490
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€320 - €800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€320 - €800
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 Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Bayern
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Flughafen München to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Hof Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn
alex - Die Länderbahn GmbH DLB
Website
delfi.de
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Hof Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
oberpfalzbahn - Die Länderbahn GmbH DLB
Website
delfi.de
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.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 Berlin Suedkreuz to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €110
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 Suedkreuz to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Elsterwerda
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Elsterwerda, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Elsterwerda, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Elsterwerda to Chemnitz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Transdev
Train from Chemnitz Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Elsterwerda, Bahnhof to Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from Elsterwerda, Bahnhof to Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Bus operators
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Schwandorf bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €29
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.
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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Schwandorf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf is 465 km. It takes approximately 3h 44m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Schwandorf.

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