There are 8 ways to get from Berlin to Lindau by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Lindau Hbf Re

$153 - $219

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Bus  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lindau 141

$50 - $83

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Train  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Ulm Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Lindau Hbf Ire / ...

$183 - $269

Drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Lindau 454.4 miles

$95 - $140

Fly to Friedrichshafen  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) TXL - FDH

$195 - $367

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Stuttgart (STR) TXL - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf

$88 - $224

Fly to Munich, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Munich (MUC) TXL - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau Hbf

$101 - $257

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Zurich (ZRH) TXL - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Lindau Hbf

$83 - $254

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Lindau is to bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 13 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Lindau is to fly which costs 170€ - 330€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Lindau is 614 km. The road distance is 727 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to get from Berlin to Lindau, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Lindau. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Lindau via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf and Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Lindau. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Lindau Hbf via Nürnberg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Lindau.
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  • Distance: 383.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 10 min

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Lindau, Bavaria, Germany?

You can take a train from Berlin to Lindau via Nürnberg Hbf in around 7 h 10 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Lindau once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $75 and the journey takes 11 h 45 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $440
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Friedrichshafen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $440
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Friedrichshafen via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Lindau
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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