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There are 7 ways to get from Berlin to Bremen by train, bus, rideshare, 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 via Hannover Hbf  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf Ice / ...

$62 - $122

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Bremen 252.2 miles

$16 - $28

5 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Bremen Hbf Ic / ...

$80 - $120

Bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg 070
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Bremen 075 / ...

$22 - $38

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Bremen 251.4 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Bremen  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Bremen (BRE) TXL - BRE

$68 - $284

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Hamburg (HAM) TXL - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf

$77 - $345

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Bremen is to rideshare which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Bremen is to train which costs 50€ - 110€ and takes 3 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Bremen. However, there are services departing from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Bremen via Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Bremen Hbf. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Bremen is 315 km. The road distance is 402.2 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Bremen without a car is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs 50€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Berlin to Bremen, including transfers.

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Berlin to Bremen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz station.

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Berlin to Bremen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Bremen is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs 50€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 42 min, you could also fly, which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Bremen.
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  • Distance: 197.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Bremen, Germany?

You can take a train from Berlin to Bremen via Hannover Hbf in around 3 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin to Bremen via Hamburg in around 5 h 42 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bremen via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Mannheim
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $2,900
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
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HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Bremen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Bremen
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Bremen Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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

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Berlin to Bremen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bremen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Bremen is 402 km. It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to drive from Berlin to Bremen.

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Swiss, Air France, Germania and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Bremen Airport.

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Book your Berlin to Bremen bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 287+ hotels available in Bremen. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Berlin and Bremen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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