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There are 5 ways to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  3h 13m

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

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Bus  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Weimar central train station 147 / ...

3 alternative options

Train via Halle (Saale)  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Weimar Re16 / ...

Night train  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the night train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Weimar 51

Drive  •  2h 39m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg 294.9 km

Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg by train and bus

The journey time between Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Ettersburg is around 3h 6m and covers a distance of around 312 km. This includes an average layover time of around 46 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 27m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, DB Fernverkehr AG, Flixtrain and others, the Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg service departs from Berlin Hbf and arrives in Ettersburg, Am Keßling. Typically 85 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 20m
Layover time:
46 min
Total time:
3h 6m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 27m
Journey distance:
312 km
Services per week:
85
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:27
Last service departs at:
21:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg train and bus schedules

Departing Monday, September 20, 2021

Berlin Hauptbahnhof → Ettersburg
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

Frequently Asked Questions


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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ettersburg is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Ettersburg is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg is to bus which costs €17 - €130 and takes 6h 3m.

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The fastest way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg is to drive. Taking this option will cost €30 - €50 and takes 2h 39m.

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The distance between Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Ettersburg is 220 km. The road distance is 294.9 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg without a car is to train which takes 3h 13m and costs €19 - €140.

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It takes approximately 3h 13m to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg is to train which takes 3h 13m and costs €19 - €140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €17 - €130 and takes 6h 3m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg is 295 km. It takes approximately 2h 39m to drive from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Ettersburg.

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  • Distance: 219.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 13m

What companies run services between Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Germany and Ettersburg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Hbf to Erfurt Hbf every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €50 - €75 and the journey takes 2h. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin central bus station to Weimar central train station 4 times a day. Tickets cost €15 - €19 and the journey takes 3h 40m. FlixBus-de also services this route twice daily.

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 Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Night train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Weimar
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin central station to Erfurt central station
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €60
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 Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Abellio
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Halle(Saale) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
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Urlaubs-Express
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Weimar central train station
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €19
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.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] to Weimar, Schopenhauerstraße
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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