There are 7 ways to get from Berlin to Łódź by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Poznan Gl. D
  2. Take the train from Poznan Gl. to Lodz Chojny Ic

$42 - $55

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Bus  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Łódź, Lodz P3

$32 - $53

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Train via Lodz Kaliska  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Poznan Gl. D
  2. Take the train from Poznan Gl. to Lodz Kaliska R

$42 - $54

Train, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Poznan Gl. En
  2. Take the bus from Poznań to Łódź Kaliska

$40 - $60

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Łódź 292.3 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Lodz  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Lodz (LCJ) TXL - LCJ

$80 - $306

Fly to Warsaw, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Warsaw (WAW) TXL - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Lodz Fabryczna

$65 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Łódź is to train which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Łódź is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Łódź. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Łódź, Lodz via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf and Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Łódź. However, there are services departing from Berlin Ostbahnhof and arriving at Lodz Chojny via Poznan Gl.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Łódź is 422 km. The road distance is 467.6 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Łódź without a car is to train which takes 6 h 30 min and costs 35€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Berlin to Łódź, including transfers.

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Berlin to Łódź bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Łódź.
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  • Distance: 263.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Łódź, Poland?

You can take a train from Berlin to Łódź via Poznan Gl. in around 6 h 30 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Łódź every 4 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Lodz via Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Lodz via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Lodz via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Lodz via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Lodz via Cologne/Bonn Apt, Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Warsaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Warsaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Lodz via Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Train operators
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Poznan Gl. to Lodz Chojny
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$12 - $19
Train from Poznan Gl. to Lodz Kaliska
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $19
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Lodz Fabryczna
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $13
Bus operators
PKS Gryfice
Phone
914 698 311
Website
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Poznań to Łódź Kaliska
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Łódź, Lodz
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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