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There are 4 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen by train, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Erfurt Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Sondershausen Re / ...

€63 - €150

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Fly, train  •  6h 5m

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

€62 - €278

2 alternative options

Train via Dessau  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof Re7 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dessau Hbf to Guesten Re
  3. Take the train from Guesten to Artern Re

Drive  •  2h 31m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen 269.4 km

€29 - €45

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Sondershausen is around 4h 24m and covers a distance of around 361 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 36m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen train service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Sondershausen. Typically 63 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 24m
Fastest train time:
3h 36m
Train distance:
361 km
Trains per week:
63
Cheapest price:
€63
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:17
Last train departs at:
23:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen train schedules

Trains departing Friday, July 30, 2021

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) → Sondershausen
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  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sondershausen is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sondershausen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Sondershausen is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 27 Jul 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen is to drive, which costs €29 - €45 and takes 2h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen is to drive which costs €29 - €45 and takes 2h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Sondershausen via Berlin Suedkreuz and Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 54m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Sondershausen is 212 km. The road distance is 269.4 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen without a car is to train which takes 3h 54m and costs €60 - €150.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen is 269 km. It takes approximately 2h 31m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen.

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  • Distance: 212.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 54m

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

You can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sondershausen via Berlin Suedkreuz and Erfurt Hbf in around 3h 54m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €260
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €260
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 Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €70
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 Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €85
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Sondershausen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dessau Hbf to Guesten
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Guesten to Artern
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Abellio
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dessau Hbf to Güsten
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Train from Güsten to Artern
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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