There are 7 ways to get from Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Ansbach  •  5 h 14 min

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

$97 - $173

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Bus  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Ansbach 289

$36 - $63

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Dombühl Re / ...

$101 - $169

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 329.7 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Nuremberg (NUE) TXL - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ansbach
  3. Take the train from Ansbach to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)
  4. Take the train from Steinach to Rothenburg ob der Tauber

$49 - $195

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Frankfurt (FRA) TXL - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)

$99 - $234

Fly to Stuttgart, train, line 807 bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Stuttgart (STR) TXL - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt to Dombühl
  3. Take the line 807 bus from Dombühl Bahnhof to Rothenburg P1 Fr.-Hörner-Weg

$75 - $204

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to bus which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 4 h 46 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 417 km. The road distance is 527.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Rothenburg Friedhof via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Ansbach Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Nürnberg Hbf, Ansbach and Steinach. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 14 min.

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The nearest airport to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is Nuremberg (NUE) Airport which is 66.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Stuttgart (STR) (104.9 km), Frankfurt (FRA) (137.8 km), Memmingen (FMM) (154.3 km) and Munich (MUC) (163.6 km).

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Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ansbach station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber.
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  • Distance: 260.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany?

You can take a train from Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Nürnberg Hbf, Ansbach, Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber), and Steinach in around 5 h 14 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Rothenburg ob der Tauber once a week. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
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 Ansbach
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Südkreuz to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Dombühl
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ansbach to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt to Dombühl
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
vgn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Dombühl Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
vgn.de
Train from Ansbach to Steinach
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vgn.de
Train from Steinach to Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
vgn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Bus from Dombühl Bahnhof to Rothenburg P1 Fr.-Hörner-Weg
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vgn.de

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