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There are 6 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Coburg Ice

67€ - 137€

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Bus  •  9h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Saalfeld bus station 354

21€ - 26€

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Train, night train, line 405 bus  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof Fex / ...
  2. Take the night train from Berlin central station to Saalfeld
  3. Take the line 405 bus from Saalfeld, Busbahnhof to Neuhaus am Rennweg, Zentralhaltestelle 405
  4. Take the train from Neuhaus Am Rennweg to Sonneberg(Thuer)Hbf Re

Drive  •  3h 19m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg 347.9 km

35€ - 55€

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  5h 54m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Nuremberg (NUE) BER - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Coburg

99€ - 338€

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 28m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Frankfurt (FRA) BER - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Bamberg
  4. Take the train from Bamberg to Sonneberg(Thuer)Hbf

90€ - 291€

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Sonneberg is around 4h 55m and covers a distance of around 380 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 34m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg train service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Sonneberg(Thuer)Hbf. Typically 28 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 55m
Fastest train time:
3h 34m
Trains per week:
28
Cheapest price:
67€
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:17
Last train departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg train schedules

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) → Sonneberg
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg is to bus which costs 21€ - 27€ and takes 9h 28m.

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The fastest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg is to drive. Taking this option will cost 35€ - 55€ and takes 3h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg. However, there are services departing from Berlin Airport BER and arriving at Sonneberg, Pikoplatz via Berlin central bus station, Saalfeld, Busbahnhof and Neuhaus am Rennweg, Zentralhaltestelle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Sonneberg(Thuer)Hbf via Berlin Suedkreuz and Coburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 27m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Sonneberg is 276 km. The road distance is 347.9 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg without a car is to train which takes 4h 27m and costs 65€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg, including transfers.

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

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg 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 Sonneberg is to train which takes 4h 27m and costs 65€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 27€ and takes 9h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg.
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  • Distance: 275.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 27m

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

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Coburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost 60€ - 85€ and the journey takes 2h 17m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin central bus station to Saalfeld bus station 5 times a week. Tickets cost 16€ - 20€ and the journey takes 4h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 490€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 650€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 490€
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€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 320€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 650€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
29€ - 130€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 230€
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 Coburg
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Coburg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 12€
Website
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 Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Coburg
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bamberg to Sonneberg(Thuer)Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night train from Berlin central station to Saalfeld
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Süd Thüringen Bahn
Phone
+49 (0)3693 5086 0
Email
info@sued-thueringen-bahn.de
Website
sued-thueringen-bahn.de
Train from Neuhaus Am Rennweg to Sonneberg(Thuer)Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Süd Thüringen Bahn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Coburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Saalfeld bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Kombus
Phone
03671 / 5251999
Email
service@kombus-online.de
Website
kombus-online.eu
Bus from Saalfeld, Busbahnhof to Neuhaus am Rennweg, Zentralhaltestelle
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Kombus

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 55m and has one stopover.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg is 348 km. It takes approximately 3h 19m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Sonneberg.

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