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There are 7 ways to get from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air by train, subway, night train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Itzehoe

Cheapest option

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Hamburg central bus station
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg-Altona to Itzehoe

5 alternative options

Subway, night train

  1. Take the subway from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S Spandau Bhf
  2. Take the night train from S Spandau Bhf to Hamburg Dammtor

Drive

  1. Drive from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air

Fly to Hamburg, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Hamburg (HAM)
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Itzehoe

Fly to Bremen, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Bremen (BRE)
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Itzehoe

Fly to Hannover, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Hannover (HAJ)
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Itzehoe

Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air by subway, train, bus and walk

The journey time between Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen and Wacken Open Air is around 7h 42m and covers a distance of around 399 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 57m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 45m. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arrives in Wacken Open Air. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 44m
Layover time:
2h 57m
Total time:
7h 42m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 45m
Journey distance:
399 km
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
22 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:18
Last service departs at:
15:18

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air subway, train, bus and walk schedules

Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen → Wacken Open Air
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COVID-19 help in Germany

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

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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 Wacken Open Air is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wacken Open Air is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Wacken Open Air 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: 25 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air is to bus which costs €23 - €35 and takes 10h.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air. However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB] and arriving at Gribbohm Post via Berlin Airport BER, Hauptbahnhof/ZOB, Hamburg-Altona and Itzehoe Viktoriastraße/Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h.

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The distance between Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen and Wacken Open Air is 331 km. The road distance is 382.8 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air without a car is to train which takes 5h 40m and costs €27 - €85.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to get from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air, including transfers.

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Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin Airport BER station.

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The best way to get from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air is to train which takes 5h 40m and costs €27 - €85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €23 - €35 and takes 10h.

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air bus services, operated by HVV, arrive at Itzehoe station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air.
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  • Distance: 331.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 40m

What companies run services between Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen, Germany and Wacken Open Air, Germany?

You can take a train from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf, Hamburg Dammtor, Itzehoe, Itzehoe Viktoriastraße/Bahnhof, and Gribbohm Post in around 5h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air via Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bus ZOB], Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2, Berlin Airport BER, Hamburg central bus station, Hauptbahnhof/ZOB, Bf. Altona, Hamburg-Altona, Itzehoe, Itzehoe Viktoriastraße/Bahnhof, and Gribbohm Post in around 10h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €460
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €460
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €1400
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €900
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€310 - €480
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€380 - €700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €1400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €900
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€380 - €700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bremen via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€310 - €700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€220 - €950
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hamburg via Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€290 - €950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€310 - €480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€75 - €340
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Hannover via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €270
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 Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
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 Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €22
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€13 - €16
Business
€18 - €22
1st Class
€18 - €22
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
HVV
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Website
HVV
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
HVV
Nordbahn
Phone
(040) 303 977-333
Email
moin@nordbahn.de
Website
nordbahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Nordbahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Nordbahn
Nordbahn Eisenbahngesellschaft
Website
delfi.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Night train from S Spandau Bhf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Subway from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] to S Spandau Bhf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €4
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
metronom
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
metronom
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
rdc-deutschland.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Hamburg central bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €21
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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HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Hamburg-Altona to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
HVV

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air is 383 km. It takes approximately 3h 45m to drive from Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen to Wacken Open Air.

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