There are 7 ways to get from Berlin to Lübeck 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Büchen Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf Re / ...

$53 - $86

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Lübeck 178.1 miles

$7 - $20

5 alternative options

Train via Bad Kleinen  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Bad Kleinen Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Bad Kleinen to Lübeck Hbf Re

$43 - $87

Bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Alt-Tegel to Lübeck 049

$17 - $30

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Lübeck 177.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Berlin Tegel, train  •  5 h 42 min

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

$76 - $329

Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Hamburg (HAM) SXF - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$40 - $243

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Lübeck is to rideshare which costs 6€ - 18€ and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Lübeck is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 45€ - 75€.

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The distance between Berlin and Lübeck is 235 km. The road distance is 284 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Berlin to Lübeck, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Büchen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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

You can take a train from Berlin to Lübeck via Büchen in around 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Lübeck every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Hamburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Hamburg via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Hamburg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Hamburg via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Hamburg via Venice
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
MHS Aviation GmbH
Website
mhs-aviation.de
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Hamburg via Mannheim
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Hamburg via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Büchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Bad Kleinen
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bad Kleinen to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
ODEG
Website
odeg.de
Train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Bad Kleinen, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
odeg.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Alt-Tegel to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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