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There are 9 ways to get from Berlin to Cieszyn by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Ec
  2. Take the train from Prague, hl.n. to Český Těšín, nádraží RegioJet

206 zł - 386 zł

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Bus, train  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Wroclaw Sucha Central Bus Station Amsterdam - Lesko 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Bohumin Tlk

130 zł - 212 zł

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Bus  •  10h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Katowice Sądowa Dworzec N1360 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Katowice Sądowa Dworzec to Cieszyn, Dworzec Autobusowy 1369

152 zł - 190 zł

Night train  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf to Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi Nj

207 zł - 281 zł

Drive  •  5h 48m

  1. Drive from Berlin to Cieszyn 559.9 km

270 zł - 400 zł

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow, train  •  11h 4m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Krakow (KRK) BER - KRK
  2. Take the train from Krakow Bronowice to Cieszyn

159 zł - 807 zł

Fly Berlin Tegel to Krakow, train  •  13h 9m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Krakow (KRK) TXL - KRK
  2. Take the train from Krakow Bronowice to Cieszyn

247 zł - 699 zł

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Katowice, train  •  10h 50m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Katowice (KTW) BER - KTW
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Bohumin

217 zł - 1 071 zł

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna, train  •  9h 8m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Vienna (VIE) BER - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Ostrava-Svinov

192 zł - 1 255 zł

Berlin to Cieszyn by bus

The bus journey time between Berlin and Cieszyn is around 23h 16m and covers a distance of around 644 km. The fastest bus normally takes 9h 5m. Operated by FlixBus, the Berlin to Cieszyn bus service departs from Berlin central bus station and arrives in Cieszyn, Dworzec Autobusowy. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
23h 16m
Fastest bus time:
9h 5m
Buses per week:
4
Cheapest price:
152 zł
Carbon emissions:
80 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
02:55
Last bus departs at:
11:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin to Cieszyn bus schedules

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International entry into Poland from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Poland, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Georgia, Japan, Kuwait, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, United Kingdom and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Poland from Germany

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Australia, Canada, Georgia, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Malta, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and Tunisia
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Poland

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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Poland from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cieszyn is 800 190 590.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cieszyn is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cieszyn is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 190 590.

Yes, entry into Germany from Poland is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Cieszyn is to bus which costs €30 - €45 and takes 10h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Cieszyn is to drive which costs €60 - €90 and takes 5h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin station to Cieszyn. However, there are services departing from Berlin central bus station and arriving at Cieszyn, Dworzec Autobusowy via Katowice Sądowa Dworzec. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Cieszyn. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Český Těšín, nádraží via Prague, hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 20m.

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The distance between Berlin and Cieszyn is 477 km. The road distance is 559.9 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Cieszyn without a car is to train which takes 9h 20m and costs €45 - €90.

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It takes approximately 9h 20m to get from Berlin to Cieszyn, including transfers.

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Berlin to Cieszyn bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Cieszyn train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Cieszyn is to train which takes 9h 20m and costs €45 - €90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 10h 15m.

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  • Distance: 477.1 km
  • Duration: 9h 20m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Cieszyn, Śląskie, Poland?

You can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Cieszyn via Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and Prague, hl.n. in around 9h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin ZOB to Cieszyn via Katowice Sądowa Dworzec in around 10h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
700 zł - 1 400 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 zł - 1 400 zł
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300 zł - 1 500 zł
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Krakow via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330 zł - 1 600 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Katowice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
410 zł - 2 000 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420 zł - 2 100 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Katowice via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
430 zł - 2 100 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 zł - 2 000 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 zł - 2 000 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 zł - 2 000 zł
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 zł - 1 300 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 zł - 2 000 zł
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Billund
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
130 zł - 390 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
130 zł - 390 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
130 zł - 390 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Katowice via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110 zł - 550 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Katowice via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
90 zł - 470 zł
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260 zł - 500 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Katowice via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210 zł - 850 zł
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420 zł - 1 600 zł
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
290 zł - 1 100 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
300 zł - 1 100 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170 zł - 700 zł
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
330 zł - 1 400 zł
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
550 zł - 1 500 zł
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
270 zł - 750 zł
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Krakow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
750 zł - 2 500 zł
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Krakow via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
210 zł - 650 zł
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
160 zł - 230 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Český Těšín, nádraží
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40 zł - 160 zł
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
40 zł - 65 zł
1st Class
100 zł - 160 zł
Train from Wien Hbf to Ostrava-Svinov
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30 zł - 110 zł
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
30 zł - 50 zł
1st Class
70 zł - 110 zł
PKP Intercity

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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45 zł - 80 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
45 zł - 60 zł
1st Class
65 zł - 80 zł
Train from Katowice to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35 zł - 65 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
35 zł - 50 zł
1st Class
50 zł - 65 zł
Nightjet
Polregio
Phone
(+48) 22 439 6052
Email
info@p-r.com.pl
Website
polregio.pl
Train from Krakow Bronowice to Cieszyn
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
16 zł - 23 zł
Website
Polregio
Koleje Śląskie
Phone
+48 32 428 88 88
Email
bok@kolejeslaskie.com
Website
kolejeslaskie.com
Train from Katowice to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Kolśląsk
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Katowice to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
12 zł - 45 zł
Website
LEO Express
Economy
12 zł - 18 zł
Economy Plus
20 zł - 30 zł
Business
21 zł - 30 zł
Premium
30 zł - 45 zł
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Ostrava-Svinov
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
210 zł - 280 zł
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Katowice Sądowa Dworzec
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
120 zł - 150 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Katowice Sądowa Dworzec to Cieszyn, Dworzec Autobusowy
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
30 zł - 45 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Wroclaw Sucha Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
75 zł - 120 zł
Website
Mądeltrans Eurolines

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Krakow Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Berlin to Cieszyn bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cieszyn, Dworzec Autobusowy station.

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Berlin to Cieszyn train services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Český Těšín, nádraží station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Cieszyn is 560 km. It takes approximately 5h 48m to drive from Berlin to Cieszyn.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Air France, Eurowings and seven other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Krakow Airport.

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Book your Berlin to Cieszyn bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Cieszyn. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs €2 - €8.

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