There are 4 ways to get from Berlin to Żary by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Re
  2. R / ...

$36 - $53

Cheapest option

Line 248 bus, bus, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. 248
  2. 239
  3. Rb / ...
  4. R / ...

$24 - $38

2 alternative options

Train ODEG  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Re2
  2. R / ...

$26 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. 115.4 miles

$24 - $35

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Żary, Lubuskie, Poland?

You can take a train from Berlin to Żary via Cottbus and Forst(Lausitz) in around 3 h 24 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Cottbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Forst(Lausitz) to Zary
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
bahn.de
Train from Cottbus to Forst(Lausitz)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
bahn.de
ODEG
Website
odeg.de
Train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
odeg.de
Bus operators
BVG
Website
bvg.de
Bus from S+U Alexanderpl./Grunerstr.(Bln) [Grunerstr.] to S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vbb.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Cottbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Berlin and Żary is 153 km. The road distance is 185 km.

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Żary is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 1 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Berlin to Żary is to drive which takes 1 h 58 min and costs 20€ - 30€.

No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Żary. However, there are services departing from Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Zary via Cottbus and Forst(Lausitz). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Berlin to Żary, including transfers.