There are 11 ways to get from Berlin to Bern by plane, 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

Fly Berlin Tegel to Zurich, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. TXL - ZRH

$88 - $264

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  16 h 23 min

  1. N06 / ...
  2. Ouibus

$64 - $110

9 alternative options

Fly Berlin Tegel to Berne  •  4 h 51 min

  1. TXL - BRN

$112 - $619

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Basel, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. SXF - BSL

$70 - $238

Fly Berlin Tegel to Basel, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. TXL - BSL

$101 - $324

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Zurich, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. SXF - ZRH

$77 - $348

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Geneva, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. SXF - GVA

$87 - $303

Train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Ice

$210 - $340

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Ice
  2. Ice / ...
  3. 61 / ...

$208 - $327

Bus Eurolines FR  •  15 h 54 min

$107 - $158

Drive  •  8 h 32 min

  1. 598.3 miles

$120 - $190

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Bern, Switzerland?

Sky Work Airlines flies from Berlin to Bern once daily. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Berlin to Bern 4 times a day. Tickets cost $210 - $340 and the journey takes 8 h 26 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Geneva via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Bern
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $340
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Berlin to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Strasbourg to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Basel City Center to Berne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Zurich to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Berlin and Bern is 753 km. The road distance is 957 km.

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Bern is to bus which costs 55€ - 95€ and takes 16 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Berlin to Bern is to fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs 95€ - 550€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Bern. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 26 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Bern. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz and arriving at Berne via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Berlin to Bern, including transfers.