There are 10 ways to get from Berlin to Caen 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 via Köln Hbf  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen Ic

$287 - $404

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Bus Eurolines DE  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Concorde
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Caen Ouibus

$59 - $140

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Train Russian Railways  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Paris Est En
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen Ic

$171 - $232

Bus FlixBus  •  19 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Paris, Paris N100
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Caen 722 / ...

$78 - $131

Drive  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Caen 769.5 miles

$160 - $240

Fly Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Paris CDG (CDG) TXL - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen

$92 - $245

Fly Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly, train  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Paris Orly (ORY) TXL - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen

$148 - $494

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Caen (CFR) SXF - CFR

$104 - $476

Fly Berlin Tegel to Rennes, train  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Rennes (RNS) TXL - RNS
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Caen

$152 - $338

Fly Berlin Tegel to Brussels, train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Brussels (BRU) TXL - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen

$179 - $385

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Caen is to bus which costs 50€ - 120€ and takes 23 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Caen is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 210€ and takes 7 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Caen. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Caen via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Caen. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Caen via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Magenta and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 36 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Caen is 1033 km. The road distance is 1231.3 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Caen without a car is to train which takes 11 h 36 min and costs 240€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 11 h 36 min to get from Berlin to Caen, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Berlin to Caen is to train which takes 11 h 36 min and costs 240€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 19 h 18 min, you could also fly, which costs 85€ - 410€ and takes 7 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Caen.
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  • Distance: 645.9 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 36 min

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Caen, France?

You can take a train from Berlin to Caen via Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris-Nord, Magenta, Haussmann St Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 11 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin to Caen via S+U Zoologischer Garten/Jebensstr., S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB, Berlin, Berlin central bus station, and Paris, Paris in around 19 h 18 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Bologna, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Venice, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Basel, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Milan Malpensa, Lyon
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rennes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Bologna, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Venice, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Basel, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Milan Malpensa, Lyon
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rennes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Aigle Azur
Website
aigle-azur.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Caen via Nantes
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
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 Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $190
1st Class
$190 - $270
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Caen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $85
Train from Rennes to Caen
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Website
pass.rzd.ru
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 central bus station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Caen
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin to Concorde
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$46
High
$52
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Caen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus

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