There are 5 ways to get from Berlin to Flensburg by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hamburg Dammtor Ice
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Flensburg Re7 / ...

$67 - $94

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Flensburg 271.6 miles

$26

3 alternative options

Bus via Hamburg  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg 070
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Flensburg N98 / ...

$26 - $42

Bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Flensburg 150 / ...

$28 - $49

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Flensburg 270.8 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Flensburg is to rideshare which costs 22€ and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Flensburg is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 4 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Flensburg. However, there are services departing from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Flensburg via Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Flensburg. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Flensburg via Hamburg Dammtor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Flensburg is 363 km. The road distance is 433.3 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Flensburg without a car is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs 55€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Berlin to Flensburg, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Berlin to Flensburg is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs 55€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Flensburg.
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  • Distance: 226.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Berlin to Flensburg via Hamburg Dammtor in around 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin to Flensburg via Hamburg in around 6 h 30 min.

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 Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
dsb.dk
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Berlin to Flensburg train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Flensburg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Flensburg is 433 km. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from Berlin to Flensburg.

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

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There are 600+ hotels available in Flensburg. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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

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