There are 3 ways to get from Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda by train or car

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Train  •  2h 35m

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

15€ - 90€

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Train via Magdeburg  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof Re1
  2. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Soemmerda Re / ...

Drive  •  2h 40m

  1. Drive from Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda 264.6 km

30€ - 50€

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda is to train which costs 15€ - 90€ and takes 2h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Sömmerda via Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 35m.

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The distance between Berlin Central Station and Sömmerda is 217 km. The road distance is 264.6 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda without a car is to train which takes 2h 35m and costs 15€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 2h 35m to get from Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda, including transfers.

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Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Erfurt Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda is 265 km. It takes approximately 2h 40m to drive from Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda.

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  • Distance: 216.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 35m

What companies run services between Berlin Central Station, Germany and Sömmerda, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Central Station to Sömmerda every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 50€ - 75€ and the journey takes 2h. Three other operators also service this route.

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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).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin, Berlin central station to Erfurt, Erfurt central station
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
Website
Flixtrain
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Berlin Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
pass.rzd.ru
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Soemmerda
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Abellio
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Sömmerda
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH

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